The Model Railroader's Guide to Freight Cars

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Kalmbach Publishing, Co., 2005 - Crafts & Hobbies - 96 pages
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Freight cars are the backbone of any railroad--in the real world or on your operating layout. Get a brief history of each type of North American freight car, then learn how car designs have changed from World War I to the present. Includes techniques for modeling realistic rolling stock in any scale.- Perfect for beginning or intermediate model railroaders- Written by Jeff Wilson, former "Model Railroader associate editor and author of numerous Kalmbach books- Supported by national advertising in "Model Railroader magazine
 

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Contents

Introduction
4
Tank Cars
21
Refrigerator Cars
43
Flatcars
63
Car Components
79
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About the author (2005)

Jeff Wilson is a former staff member of "Tricycle: The Buddhist Review," the widest-read Buddhist magazine in the United States. He lives in Queens, New York.
Mike Taylor's cartoons have appeared in "Tricycle: The Buddhist Review" and the book "Buddha Laughing,"

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