NASG Dispatch 1990 #3 June Articles

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President's Message

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

The author thanks the people that are helping the NASG and the Dispatch to continue.

Car Identification Idea

Page:
5
Author:
Don Thompson
Category:
Operations
Description:

Using paint markers to mark the axles of cars using the resistors' marking bands scheme to help identify the owner of the car. Useful in large group settings and during operating settings.

Fruit-stand Construction

Page:
7
Author:
Ernie Horr
Category:
Structures - Towns/Cities
Description:

Using the FinestKind Models #102 False-Front Store, the author describes how he built a roadside fruit stand. Includes drawings.

Short-and-Easy

Page:
10
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Description:

Using Grandt Line castings, the author describes how to make a flat car load transporting large pulley sheaves.

Installing "Onboard" Command Control in S-scale Locomotives

Page:
12
Author:
John H. Long, Jr.
Category:
Electronics
Description:

The author describes how he was able to install the Onboard system by Keller into an AF PA-1 and a Rex Mogul. Includes diagrams and an installation photo.

Welcome to Pittsburgh!

Page:
17
Author:
R. James Whipple
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

The event coordinator covers all the planned activities for the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention in Pittsburgh.

The Union Pacific "Pony Express" of A.C. Gilbert

Page:
21
Author:
Carl Byron
Category:
American Flyer
Description:

The history behind the production of this train.

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