Clinic Category: 03 - Cars
Clinic Type: Model
Clinic Time: 2022-09-16 09:00
Clinician: John McHugh
Clinic Title: Scratchbuilding a Gondola for a Merit Award

Have you wanted to scratchbuild a railroad car but believed it was too difficult? John shows you how to scratchbuild a gondola and earn a Merit Award. The clinic demonstrates building a gondola, starting with the planning then continuing with step-by-step construction including painting, weathering, and decal application. The presentation briefly touches on the judging process for merit and the requirements for the Master Builder - Cars AP Certificate. John says, “If I can build a quality car then anyone can!”