NASG Dispatch Articles: Freight Cars - Refrigerator Cars

Detailing a Wood Reefer

Issue:
2016 #3 May
Page:
23
Author:
Pieter Roos
Description:

After describing the prototype companies that transported fruit, and their cars, the author describes the changes he made to his S-Helper Services reefers to make them even more detailed. Includes photos of his models, both finished and under construction. Additional prototype and references information is found on page 33 of this issue (digital version only).

Frisco USRA Rebuilt Boxcar

Issue:
2019 #3 May
Page:
19
Author:
Pieter Roos
Description:

The author describes how he super-detailed an S-Helper Service reefer, including information about making water-slide decals. Includes many photos.

Modeling PFE Woodside Refrigerator Cars

Issue:
2015 #3 May
Page:
17
Author:
Paul Washburn
Description:

After a brief introduction of his layout, the author describes how he builds reefers from scratch or from kitbashed models. Includes many close-up construction photos.

S Reefer Cars Gilbert Didn't Make

Issue:
2019 #4 July
Page:
11
Author:
Ronald D. Warner
Description:

How to find gently-used A.C. Gilbert reefers to update, kitbash, and improve, to make them look likes that that company never made. Lots of example photos are included. More photos are shown on page 34 of the PDF version.

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