2233Re: [z_scale] Photo etch ideas
- Nov 30, 2000I got my copy of RMC yesterday, and had the same thought. I think a
Z-scale Russell Snow Plow is very doable, even with moving wing plows. As
for other snow plows, there are a few manufacturers that make them,
including Railex, Westmodel, and Krüger, although none of them make a
At 11:19 AM 11/30/2000 -0700, you wrote:
>A while back there was discussion on thing that might be made by the___________________________________________
>photo etch process. In my new Railroad Model Craftsman there is an
>article on building a snowplow (US style). It looks like it might be a
>doable thing in PE. I mean if we can do telephone booths. Of course he
>made his out of plastic in G scale with radio controls to move the
>wings, but there were only two curved parts in the design. I wouldn't
>mind if the wings didn't move at all. The article refered to a December
>1984 Model Railroader article on a snowplow for dual tracks (plows out
>to one side only).
> If anybody decides to do this, please sign me up for two. I will have
>two separate mountian divisions and each will need one.
> Another thought would be a cow catcher for the 8800 and 8805s to make
>them more US prototypical.
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