NASG Dispatch 2005 #2 April Articles

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Jeff's Junction

Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Modules
Description:

The author compares the S-MOD standard modular layouts to the new Free-mo standard S-scale layouts.

S Climbs The Alleghenies

Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

A listing of the tours available during the 2005 NASG Convention.

History of the Horseshoe Curve

Page:
9
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Railroading
Description:

A brief introduction to the history of the Curve.

SP Caboose Model and Plans

Page:
10
Author:
Art Armstrong
Category:
Cabooses
Description:

Photos and scale drawings of the SP C-30-3 caboose, as scratchbuilt by the author out of styrene and brass.

Module Corner

Page:
13
Author:
Ken Garber
Category:
Modules
Description:

The author describes his figure-8 set-up that he used at a regional flea market show, where the engine just clears the caboose at the crossing. Includes one photo.

Turn an American Models GP9 Into a Chessie (B&O) "Torpedo Tube" Version

Page:
14
Author:
Mike Sulzbach
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:

The author describes the changes he made to the AM B&O GP9. Includes photos and a materials list.

This Time It's S Chapter IV

Page:
18
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Layout Construction
Description:

The author describes how the model railroading greats influenced his approach to the hobby. When switching to S-scale, he had to become familiar with the mainstays of S, such as Frank Titman and Sam Powell.

The Straight & Narrow

Page:
20
Author:
Gerry Evans
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

The author reviews the 2005 Sn3 Symposium. Includes several photos.

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