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January 2007

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On newsstand December 12, 2006

Build the Black River Junction:1>>Online Bonus: See a recap of the Layout in a Week project

Track plan and benchwork for our project railroad

Big Blue rolls on the Motor City

Featuring the modern auto industry in N scale

Realisitic ghost lettering

A simple technique for modeling a one-of-a-kind car

Modeling with a Canadien flair

Small layout contest winner: 1st place

Scale couplers in N

Z couplers for more-realistic N scale freight cars

Paint a simple mountain backdrop

Want to paint a realistic backdrop? You can!

Modeling America's first oil boom

An HO railroad set in the oilfields of 1860s Pennsylvania


How to personalize your layout.

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