View single post by W C Greene
 Posted: Thu Sep 19th, 2013 03:00 am
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W C Greene



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Location: Royse City, Texas USA
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Yes, I can't hype this book too much! I just got it out again and drooled over the old photos and plans. Some time back, I started to build on O scale, standard gauge model of the Motor Car #1, then thought about a 35n2 model. The car is so wide that it woud need to be whacked on for narrow gauge, might destroy it's looks. For you guys with the old Testors/Hawk Cable Car kits (1:48), here is the inspiration. MT&MWRR ran an old SF cable car as a passenger car, still painted in the car's original colors. Plus other unusual pieces of passenger equipment. And then there are the Shays with "swept back" fuel bunkers. In summation, all I can advise is to BUY THIS BOOK no matter what you model.

Woodie



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