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Jim Policastro’s Compact 2-Rail Layout

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Chad’s Blue Comet
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Easy To Do Mods on a K-Line Porter
Molding Plastic Bridge Girders
Scratchbuild a flatcar
Wiring O27 switches

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BACKSHOP

The Best Tools for O Gauge Repairs

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Backshop Foreman Jim Barrett Answers Your Questions

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Toy Fair Cars of the 21st Century

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