That article by Bill McClanahan and Malcom Voedenbaum inspired me also. I ruined one boilder casting trying to solder a brass cab roof on for a finer appearance. The boilders were cheap, however, and I obtained a replacement and succeeded the second time. From the Model Train Magazine index: The Penn Line 4-4-2 and 2-8-0 freelanced and superdetailed
Model Railroader, November 1956 page 40
Includes removing the Belpaire firebox
( 2-8-0, 4-4-2
Schuyler Larrabee <email@example.com> wrote:
"those Bowser locomotives didn't look THAT odd with BelpaireAnd the article about modifying two of them (Atlantic and ?Consolidation?) in MR was one of the
revalatory articles I read: You could CHANGE them into something else!!! WOW!!
They pulled steam era frt cars, obviously.