The May 1955 edition of Mechanic Popular (Popular Mechanics) featured an original painting you might find familiar. This cover image is a one of a kind Tournatrain painting. If you search for the American Popular Mechanics of the same date, you will find a completely different cover – no Tournatrain. I will talk more about this cover and painting in the Overland Trains book. Until then, enjoy!
During the early 1950's Tournatrain development, numerous ads were published about the trains, or the products that they used. This…Continue Reading
If the military is involved, you can be certain that they will use an abbreviation or acronym for their organized…Continue Reading
A critical part of any newly developed machine is testing. On April 3, 1954, the VC-12 Tournatrain, R.G.'s successor to…Continue Reading