2nd Quarter 2018
Vol. 2, No. 2
An Introduction to Cox HO Trains
by Tony Cook — Introduced at the beginning of the 1970s, enjoy this overview of the popular train line from its origins to afterlife.
by David Otte — Take a look at General Electric’s modern 1970s efforts at building electric locomotives, and the American GK and Bachmann models of the E60-series.
American GK and Archaeology
by Tony Cook — Remember American GK? Known for its pair of GE E60-series electric locomotive models, there’s more to discover about this short-lived hobby manufacturer.
Revisiting Craftsman Kits
by Joe Altnether — The author presents a brief history of Northeastern Scale Models, Ambroid, and Quality Craft Models kits, builds two examples for you, and provides a collector’s checklist for kits.