NASG Dispatch 1996 #5 October Articles

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Jeff's Junction

Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Commentary about the S-scale-only regional and national events.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Page:
8
Author:
David Heine
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Description:

What would it take to model in Sn42? The author recommends using HO-scale track, and some projects for conversion to S-scale.

Short and Easy

Page:
9
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
American Flyer
Description:

This article covers what it would take to convert the American Flyer #740 handcar to be a reversing one, using electronic components.

NASG Annual Convention

Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Photos, contest winners, and a summary of the 1996 NASG Convention in Dearborn, Michigan.

Corner Module

Page:
22
Author:
Ted Larson
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Description:

The author recommends putting loads on open freight cars so that show audience members can enjoy them when viewing our layouts. Includes several diagrams for constructing loads and how to tie them up.

Meet an S Gauger

Page:
25
Author:
Bill Fraley
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

Introducing John Foley.

NASG Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes - 1996

Page:
28
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations

Modeling AMTRAK's B32-8WH

Page:
31
Author:
Gary Ippolito
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:

After a brief description of this passenger locomotive, the author describes how he modeled it in S-scale using a Dash 8-40B shell from American Hi-Rail as his starting point.

The Results of the 1996 Product Survey

Page:
34
Author:
Will Holt
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers

PRR Highway Underpass at Cresson, PA

Page:
38
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Structures - Tunnels
Description:

A photo and design diagrams of this vehicular underpass.

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