NASG Dispatch Articles: Scenery - Vehicles

Jeff's Junction

Issue:
1998 #6 December
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Description:

The author shares his thoughts about the past and current state of S-scale automobiles availability.

Painting and Detailing a Rio Grande Motor Way Truck

Issue:
1998 #3 June
Page:
8
Author:
Wayne D. Hills
Description:

The author takes a Mack BM truck with a 22-foot trailer, manufactured by Hartoy, and super-details and repaints them for the Rio Grande Motor Way. Includes several finished-model photos.

S Lore

Issue:
1991 #5 October
Page:
7
Author:
various authors
Description:

This column lists various farm and construction equipment that is available for or usable in S-scale, scale detailing parts at Walmart, and automobiles by Racing Champions.

Short & Easy

Issue:
1986 #2 Spring
Page:
8
Author:
Kent Singer
Description:

This article covers the construction of a scratchbuilt motorized cart, such as found on freight stations. Includes a model photo, and construction diagrams for the individual parts.

Short and Easy

Issue:
1991 #2 April
Page:
10
Author:
Kent Singer
Description:

Converting a Hot Wheels Rescue Ranger truck, item #5145, into a modernday utility truck for the railroad. Includes one model photo.

Short and Easy

Issue:
1997 #5 October
Page:
23
Author:
Kent Singer
Description:

Bob Werre shares the idea of cutting a model vehicle in half lengthwise to make two cars when attached to a backdrop.

Short and Easy

Issue:
1998 #1 February
Page:
12
Author:
Dick Karnes
Description:

How to make license plates for S-scale vehicles.

Weathering Ertl Construction Equipment

Issue:
1994 #2 April
Page:
17
Author:
Denis Fortier
Description:

The author describes (and shares a photo of each) how he weathered Ertl's grader, tractor, and backhoe.

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