NASG Dispatch 2013 #2 April Articles

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The NASG Online Membership Directory

Page:
2
Author:
Peter Vanvliet
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:

Information about how the new NASG web site's Online Membership Directory works.

OS from S Tower

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

The NASG is an umbrella organization for all aspects of "S".

Steamtown II 2013 NASG Convention

Page:
8
Author:
Jamie Bothwell
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

More details about the upcoming Convention.

Lionel SD70ACe

Page:
10
Author:
Michael Greene
Category:
Product Review
Description:

The author reviews this Lionel locomotive, having three units to test, for scale fidelity, wheels, couplers, drawbar pull, smoke and sound, and DC and DCC operations. Includes several photos of the BNSF engine.

A Car Story... or Quick & Easy Weathering with Oil Pastel Crayons

Page:
13
Author:
Jim Schall
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Description:

Note that the author mentions pastels, not chalks. He offers the list of tools needed, and then briefly describes a handful of cars (a photo of each is included) and how he applied the weathering.

S Tracks

Page:
18
Author:
Sam Powell
Category:
Structures
Description:

The author describes 6 details that will make a difference in a structure model.

Slim Gauge Observations

Page:
21
Author:
David Heine
Category:
Layout Construction
Description:

An update about the author's layout, since it will be open before and after the 2013 NASG Convention. Includes an updated track plan.

Convert Atlas HO Scale Customline Switches to S

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26
Author:
Robert Nicholson
Category:
Track
Description:

The author describes his process of taking Atlas HO-scale commercial turnouts and converting them to work in S-scale.

Proposed Changes to the NASG Constitution

Page:
30
Author:
Bill Winans
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:

Changes are proposed to be voted on during the upcoming election.

Minutes of the NASG Board of Trustees Teleconference

Page:
30
Author:
Vic Cherven, Jr.
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:

A record of what happened during the most recent NASG BOT telephone meeting.

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