Saturday, August 6, 2011

Roland Dressler 1940's WWII Model Craftsman August 1944 Modelmaker Minature Railroading How to build Army Amphibian military Seaplane Locomotive



















































































































































































































































































The Model Craftsman





August 1944





Front cover is seperated from magazine





Otherwise it's in good condition





MODEL BUILDING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY





HOME MADE TELEPHONE - PART 2





MAKING A TELEPHONE RECIEVER





SUSPENSION BRIDGES





Great article with photos & scale drawings for building :





SUSPENSION BRIDGES for HI-Rail or Scale Model Railroads





Plus helpful hints for construction of model "Suspension" type Bridges





Model subject: " Lion's Gate Bridge," Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada





THE DUCKAMPHIBIAN TROOP CARRIER - PHOTOS & DIMENSION DRAWINGS





Drawings shows the dimensions for a quarter inch to the foot scale model ( O gauge )





MODEL SEAPLANE - Part 2 ConclusionHow to add Floats to Accipiter VI





Scale drawings for:





1. ACCIPITER - STICK MODEL





2. ACCIPITER -TOWLINE GLIDER





RAILROADING - Old Royal Blue Line Cars & Loco





Handsome Locomotive and Coaches which made history in 1890's





Ten-wheel engine that hauled the famous B & O Blue Line Train





Locomotive class B-14 type build by Baldwin





It ran between New York & Washington at high speed





Building the 1/2" Scale Steam Locomotive





RACE CAR and BOAT News





plus great advertisements





Notes from front cover:





This month's front cover shows that even our War Workers can find enjoyment and relaxation in building models





The young lady in the picture evinces keen pleasure in having just finished the painting of a model railroad Signal Tower





THE MODEL CRAFTSMAN





INCLUDING "THE MODELMAKER" EST. 1924 and MINIATURE RAILROADING MAGAZINE





RAILROADS





MODEL AIRCRAFT





MINIATURE RACECARS - Chicago Club Growing - Chicago Model Race Car Association





MISCELLANEOUS - Baltimore Regatta - The Baltimore Model Power Boat Club





THE ROUND HOUSE - DEPARTMENT FOR LIVE STEAMERS





Brotherhood of Live Steamers





Marine Engine Model - BOSTON & MAINE engine #3240





PLUS...RAIL CLUB NEWS





Great photographs & illustrations





Super advertisements





Beautiful artwork





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