Join the Crescent City Model Railroad club at 601 N. Lester Ave in Metairie, LA 70003 on Saturday October 14, 2017 for a clinic on how to make your own removable coal loads for hopper cars,
presented by Ken Mason.
We will start at 10:30 am probably be finished about 12 noon.
If you would like to make a coal load the material list is included below.
Making your own load and bringing materials is not required to attend.
⦁ ½ inch pink insulation foam
⦁ White glue
⦁ Diluted white glue
⦁ Your choice of coal or ballast
⦁ Sanding Stick
⦁ Hobby knife
⦁ Metal ruler
⦁ Hopper car
⦁ Craft paint to match your coal or ballast
⦁ Paint brush
⦁ 70% rubbing alcohol
⦁ Metal Washer
⦁ Foam safe glue
Most of these material will be on hand to demonstrate making a coal load, but if you have a coal preference please bring that and your own hopper car.