2009 Amherst Railway Society – Railroad Hobby Show

A very well built scene on a modular layout at the 2009 Railroad Hobby Show in West Springfield, MA.

I’ve been back from the 2009 Railroad Hobby Show for a couple of weeks now and have finally gotten some time to look through the photo’s I took and write down my thoughts about the event. The show was good, but I was more impressed with the 1/87 Vehicles meet that occurred on Saturday after the main show had ended. There was some seriously impressive modeling there, some of which I have photo’s of below the cut. Continue reading


And now for something completely different…

My Herpa/Promotex Mack CH613

Taking a break from trains, I recently spent some time modifying and detailing a Herpa/Promotex Mack CH613. The model is already very nice, but some after-market parts and a few scratchbuilt items really make it shine. Continue reading