NASG Dispatch 1990 #2 April Articles

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President's Message

Page:
4
Author:
Michael Ferraro
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers
Description:

The passing of Charlie Sandersfeld, owner of Omnicon Scale Models.

S-MOD System Modular Layout Plans for Pittsburgh

Page:
5
Author:
Don DeWitt
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

The author shares his detailed plan for the 80'x120' S-scale modular layout planned for the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention. He also requests that attendees help with set-up and promotion. Includes a full-page track plan of the layout.

The Decal Corner

Page:
7
Author:
Don DeWitt
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Description:

This article covers new decals released by Microscale, S Designs, Delaware Valley S Scale Supply, G&W Models, and a book review. The following pages show several drawings of where Microscale decals are to be placed on engines, automobiles, and box cars.

Charles D. Sandersfeld 1934 - 1990

Page:
14
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers
Description:

The (uncredited) author shares his memories of Charlie, provides some insight into the man, and the article includes several photos.

NASG Business Report

Page:
16
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:

Covers the rate increases for inserts included with mailed Dispatch issues.

Short-and-Easy

Page:
17
Author:
Gaylord Gill
Category:
Modules
Description:

The author describes the Southeastern Michigan S Gaugers modular layout's Power-Pack Tether that the club uses to route power to the modules.

Beware of Alleged American Flyer Mail Scam

Page:
18
Author:
Doug Peck
Category:
Collecting
Description:

A warning about a "Linda Benson" of Henderson, Nevada selling cheap products as valued American Flyer products via mail order.

Trees - Cheaper

Page:
19
Author:
Bill Fraley
Category:
Scenery - Trees, Shrubs, Bushes
Description:

Using the stranded-wire technique, the author describes how he built new trees to improve upon the ones he had previously built. Includes several photos.

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