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July 2022

The July 2022 issue of Model Railroader

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In this Issue

Better late than never

A new house and hobby led to this 25 x 38-foot HO scale layout

 

A mill pond for the Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes

Part 1: Preparing the bridge abutments, pond bottom, and banks

 

One room, two track plans

A look at the pluses and minuses of two design approaches for a small spare bedroom

Blend a river into a backdrop

A Tainter gate dam hides the seam between the layout and the backdrop

Also in this issue:

ON TRAINS.COM, pg. 6
The latest features on our website

FROM THE EDITOR, pg. 8
A subject too big for one issue

NEWS & PRODUCTS, pg. 12
Hobby industry news

ASK MR, pg. 18
How do I remove printing from a model?

STEP BY STEP, pg. 22
Scratchbuild an abandoned house

DCC CURRENTS, pg. 46
Using mini and cell phone speakers

PRODUCT REVIEWS, pg. 48
Bowser HO scale Alco RS-3 and N scale, and General Electric Dash 8-40C from Atlas

ON OPERATION, pg. 54
“I’m Dan Thorne, and what I say goes!”

TRACKSIDE PHOTOS, pg. 56

INDEX OF ADVERTISERS AND CARTOON, pg. 65

TRAINS OF THOUGHT, pg. 66
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