NASG Dispatch Volume 37, Number 3, June 2013 Articles

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OS from S Tower

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

What kind of modeling can one do during a period of economic recession? The author provides a list of ideas that cost little or no money.

Steamtown II

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

More details about the 2013 NASG Convention in Scranton, PA.

S Tracks

Page:
10
Author:
Sam Powell
Category:
Layout Construction
Description:

What to do when there is a house-supporting pole in the middle of your layout space? The author's solution was to build a four-sided building around the square pole, which, when the camera is set a the right angle, makes the pole invisible.

Building the Mount Blue Models Cranberry Storage Barn

Page:
14
Author:
Jim Martin
Category:
Structures - Industrial
Description:

The author describes how he turned this barn model into a harbor scene's fisherman's net shack, complete with suggested interior details.

Slim Gauge Observations

Page:
16
Author:
David Heine
Category:
Structures - Industrial
Description:

The author shares some photos of his layout, which is open during the 2013 NASG Convention.

S Pikes

Page:
17
Author:
Bill Lane
Category:
Layouts - S
Description:

Two photos of the author's layout, which will be open after the 2013 NASG Convention.

Building Outdoor Lighting Fixtures

Page:
18
Author:
Gerry Evans
Category:
Electronics
Description:

The author provides a detailed guide for how to add exterior lighting to structures, to liven up the scenes.

Spring 'S' Spree Report

Page:
30
Authors:
Terry Stone & Jeff Madden
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

This is a brief review of the show, held at the Quaker Square, which is an old grain silo converted into a hotel. Includes several photos taken at the show.

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