The author shares some of his thoughts and experiences building the Pacific Rail Shops box cars, which are easy enough to assemble.
The author replaced the Rex sill steps on his flat cars and gondolas with those made by Grandt Line. The article also covers installing Kadee No. 5 couplers.
The author describes his visit to the NMRA's National Train Show in Philadelphia, PA.
A photo accompanies the product review of the Convention car, which is an S Scale America CNW welded double-plug-door insulated box car introduced in the late 1960s.
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