NASG Dispatch Articles: Structures - Engine Servicing

A Fire Hose House

Issue:
2015 #5 September
Page:
21
Author:
Edwin C. Kirstatter
Description:

A simple structure that holds the fire hose for keeping the wooden structures of an engine servicing facility safe. Model is based on the B&O design.

Ash Hoist for Old-time Railroad

Issue:
2003 #3 June
Page:
35
Author:
Hansel Main
Description:

A drawing of an ash hoist.

East Broad Top Shops at Orbisonia/Rockhill Furnace

Issue:
2012 #1 February
Page:
16
Author:
Roy Hoffman
Description:

A photo essay of the author's layout as he models the EBT.

Keep Them Doors Open

Issue:
2017 #3 May
Page:
19
Author:
Edwin C. Kirstatter
Description:

The author examines the prototype devices that keep roundhouse doors open while engines go in and out of the facility. Prototype and model photos are included, as well as some design diagrams.

Korber 2-stall Engine Backshop Conversion to a Single Stall

Issue:
2000 #3 June
Page:
31
Author:
Michael Scivoletti
Description:

The author kitbashed the Korber Models diesel engine house into one long one. Includes one photo of the final model.

Scratch Build A Shortline Sandhouse

Issue:
2001 #1 February
Page:
10
Author:
Bill Fraley
Description:

The author presents a materials list, a scaled drawing, and step-by-step guidance to how to scratchbuild a sandhouse. Includes two small photos of the completed model.

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