NASG Dispatch 1991 #2 April Articles

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Meet an 'S' Gauger

Page:
5
Author:
Dick Karnes
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

The author introduces Kent Singer, a Dispatch columnist, to the audience.

A Visit with Ron Tilton

Page:
6
Author:
Dick Karnes
Category:
Layouts - S
Description:

The author describes Ron and his layout, and shares many photos of the work Ron has done. Ron specializes in scratchbuilding rolling stock.

American Flyer Service Committee Report

Page:
9
Author:
Doug Peck
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations

Short and Easy

Page:
10
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
Scenery - Vehicles
Description:

Converting a Hot Wheels Rescue Ranger truck, item #5145, into a modernday utility truck for the railroad. Includes one model photo.

American Flyer Circus Train Mania

Page:
12
Author:
Chuck Wingate
Category:
American Flyer
Description:

The author shares his observations about trying to build and improve upon his collection of American Flyer circus trains. Includes several photos of cars.

The Central New York S Gauge Association

Page:
15
Author:
various authors
Category:
Model Railroad Clubs
Description:

This is the club that is organizing the 1991 NASG Convention, so this article covers the history of the club, and their involvement with the NESGA (pre-cursor to the NASG), and much more. Includes several photos of club members.

A Small Industry

Page:
22
Author:
Will Britton
Category:
Structures - Industrial
Description:

This industry is served by Burlington Northern trackage in the town of Girard, Illinois. The factory receives vermiculite in moisture controlled covered
hoppers. Includes a track plan, and several prototype photos.

Report on NASG's Convention Survey

Page:
26
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:

The results from the survey included in a Dispatch mailing after the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention.

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