Published Model Railroad Articles

In Rail Model Craftsman (4)

September 2008, pp75-79, RMC/Dremel Kitbashing Award, “Kitbashing a PRR H25 Hopper Car

March 2010, pp76-78, “Installing Sound in a GP7”

September 2010, pp64-67 “Planning a ‘Walk-In-Island’ Layout

May 2011, pp83-86, “Detailing a Lehigh Valley Hopper Car”

In The Keystone Modeler (18)

May 2006, #34, pp8-10, “Building a G36c Three Piece Removable Roof”

June 2006, #35, pp25-30, Modeling the H21D Covered Hopper”

January 2007, #42, pp34-35, “Here’s What I’m Working On: H33 Covered Hopper”

June 2007, #47, pp20-26, “Modeling Class H33 Covered Hopper”

January 2008, #54, pp12-15, “Here’s What I’m Modeling, Shamokin Branch Layout – Weigh Scales, PA”

January 2009, #66, pp6-11, “Crowl General Store”

March 2009, #68, pp8-13, “Upgrading the Train Miniature X29”

Winter 2010, #72, pp34-39, “Modeling KASE Tower in HO”

Autumn 2011, #78, pp10-13, “Review of Rail Shop H30 Covered Hopper in HO Scale”

Winter 2012, #79, pp6-10, “Modeling the PRR X51E Box Car”

Spring 2012, #80, pp15-26, “Scratch Building the Northumberland Coaling Tower”

Autumn 2012, #82, pp16-23, “Modeling Northumberland’s Water Towers”

Winter 2013, #83, pp6-15, “Modeling a PC70BR Café Coach”

Winter 2014, #87, pp10-21, “Modeling Coal and Ash Hoists in Shamokin”

Spring 2014, #88, pp15-21, “Modeling Block Limit Signals”

Spring 2015, #92, pp21-34, “Modeling the 80F81a Tender for the BLI H10s”

Spring 2016, #96 pp12-15, “Modeling the 2E-F13 Tender Truck for the BLI H10s”

Summer 2016, #97 pp15-22, “A Prototype-Based PRR Layout Built for Operation, My PRR Shamokin Branch Layout”

In The Keystone (1)

Summer 2002, Volume 35 #2, p 5+6, THE TEST PLANT "Scratch-Building an NX23 Cabin Car"

In The Dispatcher's Office Official Journal of the Operations Special Interest Group (1)

July 2017, Vol. XXIII No. 3 "A Computer Car Routing System on Chuck Cover's Pennsylvania Railroad Shamokin Branch"


Rocky Mountain Railroad Prototype Meeting 2010

Topic: The Pennsylvania Railroad’s Shamokin Branch--Prototype to Layout

PRRT&HS* 2013

Topic: The Pennsylvania RR's Shamokin Branch from Prototype to Model

PRRT&HS* 2018

Topic: Modeling the H10s that worked the Shamokin Branch

* The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society