In the July 2021 Issue
Modeling Germany on the Sudwest Deutsche Eisenbahn Verein
You will enjoy Dale Kraus' Märklin layout based in 1956. Dale runs both German and Swiss railroads in a freelanced version of southwestern Germany. The HO scale layout includes both standard and narrow gauge lines. You will see a variety of motive power at work.
Ops Photos of the Port Townsend Southern
Photos of Brian Ferris' HO scale proto-freelanced railroad. The Port Townsend Southern was an actual railroad that was based in western Washington. You will see mostly the Northern Pacific in this photo feature.
Restarting Operations Post-Covid
Many modelers have had operations shut down for some time; this article by Greg Wright gives you clear steps to follow to get your layout ready for operations again.