Subscriber & Member Login

Login, or register today to interact in our online community, comment on articles, receive our newsletter, manage your account online and more!

Modeler's Spotlight Video -- Inside Cody's Office for June 2017

New model railroading products: Model Railroader and Trains 2018 calendars from Kalmbach Publishing Co., N scale Great Northern heavyweight business car from Lowell Smith, HO scale H&H Feed Mill from Woodland Scenics, retaining walls from Chooch Enterprises, HO scale GS-4 4-8-4 steam locomotive and smooth-side passenger cars from Bachmann Trains, Vallejo paints weathering washes
Get a quick and easy tip for weathering without an airbrush in this month's Cody's Office. Associate editor Cody Grivno shows how to use premixed acrylic weathering washes to make rolling stock models more realistic. He also heads down to the Model Railroader staff's Milwaukee, Racine & Troy layout to demonstrate the sound-equipped HO scale GS-4 steam locomotive from Bachmann Trains. Viewer mail topics include: removing factory lettering without repainting, where to find N scale loading/unloading platforms, and more Woodland Scenics Dust Dabber tips.

Already a subscriber? Register now!

Registration is FREE and takes only a few seconds to complete. If you are already registered on, please log in below.
Comment on this article


Five compact track plans.

Model Railroader Newsletter See all
Sign up for our FREE e-newsletter and get model railroad news in your inbox!
By signing up you may also receive occasional reader surveys and special offers from Model Railroader magazine. Please view our privacy policy