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Modeler's Spotlight Video--Inside Cody's Office for June 2014

New model railroad products: Fox Valley Models N scale Canstock boxcar, Walthers HO scale Amfleet II 59-seat coach, Bachmann Trains N scale EMD NW2 diesel switcher locomotive, Athearn Trains HO Scale TankTrain tank car, ExactRail HO scale Thrall Protector coil car

Associate editor Cody Grivno used an airbrush and acrylic paint to weather the ballast on the Model Railroader staff's N scale Red Oak project model train layout.
In this month’s episode of Cody’s Office, you’ll get a handy tip for weathering model railroad ballast using an airbrush. Associate editor Cody Grivno demonstrates his favorite techniques on the Model Railroader staff’s N scale Red Oak project layout, which won’t appear in print until next year. Cody will also show you a selection of new HO and N scale locomotives and freight cars, including an HO scale TankTrain car from Athearn, an N scale NW2 switcher from Bachmann, and an HO scale Amfleet coach from Walthers.

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