NASG Dispatch 1999 #1 February Articles

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Proto-View

Page:
2
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Scenery - Streets
Description:

Profile engineering drawings from the Department of Transportation of Wisconsin of a typical street.

Jeff's Junction

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

The author describes his strong desire to collecting magazines.

BK Enterprises Closed-frog Turnouts

Page:
8
Author:
Vic Cherven, Jr.
Category:
Product Review
Description:

After a brief comment about the company itself, the author describes what he does to the turnouts to get them operate well on his home layout. Includes close-up photos.

Racing Champions Mint Edition Cars And Light Trucks

Page:
11
Author:
Will Holt
Category:
Scenery - Vehicles
Description:

The author provides a listing of the Racing Champions collection of 1:64 vehicles released as of December 1999. What is special about this listing is that the author provides an approximate scale of the individual models.

The Pine Creek Railroad

Page:
13
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Layout Design
Description:

The track plan included with this article shows an S-scale layout designed for a 12' x 13'6" spare bedroom, and thoughts on how to build it.

Module Corner

Page:
15
Author:
Ted Larson
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Description:

The listing of how to tie down flat car loads continues with this column, covering military tanks, and crawler-type shovels with rotating bodies.

Complete Listing of All Hartoy AHL 1:64-scale Trucks

Page:
18
Author:
Mac McGrath
Category:
Scenery - Vehicles
Description:

All known Hartoy American Highway Legends trucks are listed.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

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

The author shares his research into prototype narrow-gauge steam locomotives. He also briefly describes the Sn3 models produced up until that time. Two prototype photos of locomotives are included.

Linkage for 316 & 326 Locomotives for Front Coupler

Page:
22
Author:
Jack Bebinger
Category:
American Flyer
Description:

Design drawings for how to construct the linkage.

New Location for 12th Annual Spring S-Spree - Dayton, Ohio

Page:
23
Author:
Rick Smith
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Detailed information about the 1999 Spring S-Spree, the first one being hosted by the Miami Valley S Gaugers.

Association of American Railroads Signal Manual

Page:
30
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Track
Description:

Prototype drawings of a highway crossing signal and signs.

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