NASG Dispatch 1995 #6 December Articles

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The Biggest 'S' Gathering Ever!

Page:
6
Author:
Cliff Saxton
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

A description of the show, some photos taken at the event, and a note from editor Jeff Madden on his attending of the event.

Module Corner

Page:
8
Author:
Ted Larson
Category:
Modules
Description:

This column shares the design of Jack Troxell on how the Houston S Gaugers built their rounded corner modules.

The Buffalo Creek & Gauley Railroad Part II

Page:
10
Author:
Brooks Stover
Category:
Layouts - S
Description:

The article started in the June issue continues by covering operations on the BC&G, it provides a description of the author's S-scale layout, and includes both prototype and layout photos. A track plan of the author's layout is also included.

Trains, Planes & Automobiles

Page:
20
Author:
Dan Navarre
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Introduction to the 1996 NASG Convention in Dearborn, Michigan.

Ernie Horr Tackles a 50 foot FMC Covered Hopper

Page:
22
Author:
Ernie Horr
Category:
Freight Cars - Hoppers
Description:

Starting off with a Pacific Rail Shops ACF 3-bay hopper, the author builds the 50' FMC grain hopper. Includes a couple of photos and lots of design diagrams, as well as a parts list.

Meet an S Gauger

Page:
26
Author:
Gregg Miller
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

The article introduces Gregg Miller who organized the 1995 NASG Convention.

Short and Easy

Page:
30
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
Track
Description:

This article shows how to Frank Andrews uses an ordinary push-pin as a means to hold the points of a turnout in position. The pin is decorated to look like a tall turnout target.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Page:
31
Author:
David Heine
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

After the author introduces himself, he reports on the 1995 National Narrow Gauge Convention held in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. S-scale was well represented in the model contests at the convention.

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