The O Scale Resource

May June 2018

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The O Scale Resource May/June 2018 3 Published Bi Monthly The Model Railroad Resource LLC 407 East Chippewa Street Dwight, Illinois 60420 815-584-1577 Front Cover Photo 3 Bill Of Lading 4 From the Publisher's Desk 6 News You Can Use New Items of Interest 14 Chicago O Scale Meet Wrap Up See all the happy people at this year's March Meet 29 March Meet Contest Results 42 A View from the Judges Our judges explain the contest results 44 O Scale Hall of Fame Inductees for 2018 45 New Tracks By Jim Kellow MMR 52 Thunder Mesa Mining Company Amy and I head West to visit this beautiful narrow gauge layout 65 Installing DCC Sound in a Sunset T1a Locomotive Finding my "dream" locomotive and installing a sound decoder By Daniel Dawdy 80 What is a Coffin Feed Water Heater? 81 Modifying the Carolina Craftsman Kit H. J. Mull store By William W. Davis 85 Faux Ballast Durable modular solutions By Walter Horlacher 91 What's On Your Workbench 95 Scene Around the Layout 97 Oddity - One that is odd 98 Show Schedule 100 NEW - Reader Classifieds Buy ~ Sell ~ Trade 101 Classified Ads 101 Advertiser Index Managing Editor / Advertising Executive Daniel Dawdy May/June 2018 Volume 5 No. 5 Rear Cover Photo We visit the Thunder Mesa Mining Company, a beautiful narrow gauge layout in Jerome, AZ. Richmond, Danville & Southern's newest acquisition, ex Boston & Maine T1a, drifts down the "widowmaker" under a moonlight evening in August of 1947. Owner / Publisher Amy Dawdy Welcome to the online O Scale Resource magazine. The magazine is presented in an easy to use format. The blue bar above the magazine has commands for previewing all the pages, advancing the pages forward or back, searching to go to a specific page, enlarging pages, printing pages, enlarging the view to full screen, and downloading a copy to your computer. Bill Of Lading The Model Railroad Resource, LLC publishes The O Scale Resource and The S Scale Resource. Be sure to look at both of our magazines. There are many articles in our magazines that are not scale specific and will be of interest to you. Click the magazine title in this announcement to see the magazine.

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