NASG Dispatch Volume 35, Number 1, February 2011 Articles

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Jeff's Junction

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

The editor discusses the various polls that are done within discussion groups to determine what modelers would like to see produced in S-scale.

Extra 2011 West

Page:
8
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Detailed information about the 2011 NASG Convention later in the year.

S Tracks

Page:
10
Author:
Sam Powell
Category:
Operations
Description:

Sam discusses what operations are, why people like operating session or don't like them, handling stress preparing for a session, car-card system, and how to start the first session.

Lookout Junction

Page:
15
Author:
John Eichmann
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Photos of "Lookout Junction" that will be at this year's national convention. Includes the layout's track plan.

The Long and Short of It

Page:
19
Author:
Charles Bettinger
Category:
Freight Cars
Description:

How to convert an ACF 3-bay covered hopper to a ACF 2-bay hopper.

Meet an S Gauger

Page:
20
Author:
Bill Fraley
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:

Bill introduces Cliff Brown who models the Lehigh Valley.

Track Planning in S Part VIII

Page:
22
Author:
Jeff Madden
Category:
Track
Description:

Using two standard modules with some temporary track to be able to model an L-shaped switching layout.

More Loads for S Scale Open Top Cars

Page:
27
Author:
Edwin C. Kirstatter
Category:
Freight Car Loads
Description:

Two photos, one of a Rex Engineering Lowside gondola loaded with a Building & Structure Co. wooden container kit. The other is an American Models flat car with a load of seven John Deere tractors.

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