NASG Dispatch 1998 #2 April Articles

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Jeff's Junction

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

What should be defined as the "standard S-scale modeling" at this point in time? The author continues with last issue's discussion covering track and coupler default standards.

Railfanning the Worchester Area

Page:
8
Author:
Wayne D. Hills
Category:
Railroading
Description:

If one is attending the 1998 NASG Convention, this article provides some information about railfanning in the area. Includes several prototype photos.

The Roadside Diner

Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Structures - Towns/Cities
Description:

History and information about roadside diners, and how to model them in S-scale. Includes one prototype photo, two model photos, and a thorough listing of diners in the Worchester, MA area.

NASG Officers Visit Lionel

Page:
15
Author:
Pete Mihelich
Category:
Model Railroad Manufacturers
Description:

A report of what happened during a meeting of several NASG officers and employees of Lionel, in an interview style.

Module Corner

Page:
16
Author:
Ted Larson
Category:
Modules
Description:

Construction diagrams of how the Altoona Area Train Collectors Club's modules are built, both straight and corners.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Page:
20
Author:
David Heine
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:

Prototype information about diesel locomotives used on narrow-gauge railroads.

Special Award Presented to Bill Krause by Conn. S Gaugers

Page:
21
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

A description of the award to the founder of the Connecticut S Gaugers Club, who makes up the club, and the history behind the club. A photo is included.

S Cork Roadbed From Scenery Unlimited

Page:
22
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Product Review
Description:

The author reviews the 2-3/8"-wide, 36"-long cork roadbed material sold by Scenery Unlimited.

The Minuteman Express

Page:
23
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Several pages of information about the 1998 NASG Convention.

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