Stock for the Sussex Branch
Boonton Coach - Slightly detailing the Funaro & Camerlengo
Boonton Combine - An easy kitbash from the F&C kit.
Baggage Car - Advice and translation of the instructions
from when I built the BCW kit.
Baggage Car Kitbash - Kitbashing a clerestory roof baggage
car from an IHC heavyweight.
Railway Post Office - I recently purchased one of these BCW
kits from the ELHS. Someday I'll start work on it.
Railway Post Office (from International Hobby Corp) - I got
one of these for Christmas 2006. At this moment I'm not going to
compare it line by line with the prototype. I painted the roof and
undercarriage grimy black, changed the trucks and installed body
mounted kaydees. I'm happy and actually have one of these in the
GMY and pullman green (another gift.)
M.U.s - Some musings on kitbashing these unpowered cars.
- Erie Stillwell
Coach - From F&C. Only for that 'Day After the Merger' train.
- Erie Stillwell
Coach in N Scale - An article about kitbashing these
cars appeared in the February 2007 issue of Railroad Model Craftsman.
Butterdish Cars - My off the cuff review of the re-release
of these kits from Funaro Camerlengo.
was an article in the April 2002 issue of RMC on kitbashing
one of these cars in HO Scale.
- An N Scale
kitbashing article ran in RMC in March 2003
- An article
on the net about the problems with manufacturing these cars
Wood Side Tank Cars - A kitbash from the Walther's wood
Wood Milk Cars - Kitbash these cars via an RMC article by
Richard Recordon. The article ran in July 1991.
Twin Boxcar Reefers - I kitbashed the Lackawanna's Twin
Steel Reefers from 2 Accurail boxcars.
Steel Milk Tank Cars - Intermountain's recent release of
these cars has caused quite some discussion on the Milktrain yahoo
Ancient Milk Cars: These were used on the DLW into the 1920's.
Let's say Don and I have a few ideas kicking around to build a few.
40' Steel Milk Car with Viking Roof: Another F&C kit for
that 'Day After the Merger' milk train to Becker's.
Wood Caboose - The Sparrowspoint division of Bethlehem Car
Works recently released this very nice laser cut wood kit.
Steel Caboose - Joe Lofland of JJLmodels
offers this sweet resin kit of the DLW steel caboose. Follow along
as I assemble mine. This page is in progress. I will update it as
I assemble the kit. -DR
DL&W ARA 1924 Box Car kit - Adds variety to any consist.
DL&W 50 Ton Hopper - A quick review of this kit by