NASG Dispatch 2000 #6 December Articles

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Jeff's Junction

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

Speculating on when the first S-scale plastic-bodied steam locomotive would be produced and what it might be.

American Models Wood-side Caboose

Page:
8
Author:
Rich Gajnak
Category:
Product Review
Description:

The author does a product review of the AM new caboose, speculating on its prototype.

American Flyer S Gauge 1946-2000 Illustrated Price Guide and History

Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Product Review
Description:

A review of the softbound book which is the first American Flyer guide published by TM Books & Video, Inc.

Tired Wheels

Page:
10
Author:
Ted Larson
Category:
Scenery - Vehicles
Description:

A review of the Matchbox Kings K-4, K-12, K-16, and K18 trucks.

Fall S Fest... Records Broken; Founders Honored

Page:
11
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

A report on the show held in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Includes a number of photos of people attending the event.

Steamtown 2001

Page:
13
Author:
John Foley
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

More details about the 2001 NASG Convention.

Frank Titman on "S" Scale and the NASG

Page:
14
Author:
Bill Fraley
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

After a brief introduction of how the author met Frank, the remainder of the article is an interview-style format. Frank describes how he got started in model railroading, in S-scale, background info on the S Gauge Herald, and the history behind Lehigh Valley Models. Includes photos of Frank's layout and his models.

Root River & Southern

Page:
21
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Layouts - S
Description:

A brief introduction to Dick Kloes' layout, with two photos. The layout was open as part of the 2000 Fall S Fest.

Short and Easy

Page:
22
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
Scenery - Waterside
Description:

Richard Lind shares how he created a muddy river, quickly.

Bernie Thomas Memorial Award Winners

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

A listing of this award's winners from 1966 to 2000.

Fixin' Flyer

Page:
24
Author:
David Dewey
Category:
American Flyer
Description:

Continuing with the track theme from the previous issue, this column makes suggestions for improved running around the Christmas tree. Includes several Christmas set-up photos by Mike Wright.

American Models Heavyweight Coach

Page:
26
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Passenger Cars
Description:

The author replaces the 4-wheel trucks with 6-wheel ones, installed Kadee KD802 couplers, adds window shades, and installed diaphragm. Includes two model photos.

Creating a Southern Streamline Passenger Set

Page:
28
Author:
Wayne Beachy
Category:
Passenger Trains
Description:

The author describes how he collected, repainted, and created the Southern passenger cars with the 1960s paint scheme. Includes black-n-white photos of his completed models.

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