NASG Dispatch 1996 #1 February Articles

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Working on the Railroad Days

Page:
6
Author:
Sue Mason
Category:
Museums
Description:

This is a reprinted article from the Canton Observer (Detroit) describing the activities and the people who work at Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan, a visit to which is planned for the 1996 NASG Convention's activities.

Triangle-Shaped Coal Dealer

Page:
11
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Structures - Industrial
Description:

Small prototype photos and a track plan for the layout of a coal dealer positioned in a triangle.

The Story of the Volunteer Central

Page:
12
Author:
Tom Robinson
Category:
Layouts - S
Description:

The author tells his story of how he evolved from O-scale to S-scale modeling, and how he set about building the U-shaped 12'x8' layout. Includes a track plan and a few photos.

Gary Moreau Named Chief Executive Officer of Lionel

Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers
Description:

Announcement of the new CEO at Lionel.

Meet An S Gauger

Page:
19
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

Introduction of Larry Hilley, posthumously.

More on Re-gauging Atlas HO Switches

Page:
20
Author:
Robert Nicholson
Category:
Track
Description:

The author does a follow-up article to his 1994 article, answering questions, and showing more detailed photos.

Module Corner

Page:
24
Author:
Bill Krause
Category:
Modules
Description:

The author shares how the Connecticut S-Gaugers club decided on the dimensions of their modules. Shows diagrams of how they did their corner modules.

Short and Easy

Page:
27
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
Structures - Track-side Details
Description:

A small whistle-stop station, with a sketch and a photo.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Page:
28
Author:
David Heine
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Description:

After explaining what Sn3 is, the author describes the benefits of Sn3 over HOn3.

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