Articles and Clinics
I've been fortunate to have articles published in Model Railroader and other fine publications.
Article: The Maryland Midland A modern short line in 2 1/2 decks
February 01, 2013
This article is for an N scale track plan representing the Maryland Midland, a present-day short line that operates 70 miles of former Western Maryland and Pennsylvania RR track. MR subscribers can download the plan from the MR Track Plan Database by clicking on the image at left.
Clinic: Trees Like You Like 'Em: Cheap, Fast, and Superficial
October 19, 2012
This clinic is a hands-on workshop for my method of making large numbers of forest trees using Sedum plants. Each participant gets to take home a tree. Most recently presented at the NMRA MER Convention in Suffolk, VA on October 19, 2012. See the presentation deck and the handout.
Article: Norfolk Southern's B-Line
August 01, 2010
This article is for a double-deck N scale track plan representing the NS's "B-Line" that runs through Northern Virginia between Manassas and Front Royal. MR subscribers can download the plan from the MR Track Planning Database by clicking on the image at left.
Article: Mountain Railroading in a Bedroom
March 01, 2005
My first published track plan, for the B&O's storied grade in southwestern Pennsylvania. HO scale double deck in a small bedroom with closet MR subscribers can download the plan from the MR Track Planning Database by clicking on the image at left.