Yup, this report was filed late. Let’s catch up on a few models that have been moving along.Continue reading “Workbench Update – August and September 2020”
Ed Bommer models the B&O Staten Island line in O scale. He recently shared photos and notes on his O scale scratch-built B&O C-721, modeled as the prototype looked in 1950. Here’s Ed with the story.
I built this caboose model a long time ago, in March 1983. I was somewhat familiar with the prototypes as I would see them on Staten Island Rapid Transit freights as a boy and young teen. I even got to ride in one for a few miles.Continue reading “B&O K class bobber caboose”
Summer is one of those sluggish hobby seasons. Lawn and home duties often pull our time away from the workbench and hobby activities. The pandemic has been a bit different as trips to visit family, concerts, RPMs, and vacations have been curtailed. So there is more hobby time, even though the lawn and home duties remain.Continue reading “Workbench Update – June & July 2020”
It’s been a busy hobby month, as travel beyond home has been reduced. I’ve seen many modelers share their recent work over the last month. I’ve snapped images of a few models that have been on the workbench recently.Continue reading “Workbench update – May 2020”
I’ve made great progress on some freight car kits in the last month. Consider this post as an update from my workbench.Continue reading “Workbench update – April 2020”