January 30th, 2010 Meet


Update

Enclosed are some photos from the January Meet.
And you can follow this link to view the layouts that were on tour.
Michel Boucher - HO scale Delaware & Hudson - Adirondack Branch
Bill Scobie - Sn3 scale Rio Grande Southern

The Facilities


Everyone has congregated around the Display Table.

The Display Table


Lorne Munroe's scratch built Fenlon Falls station.

Rear view of Lorne's breathtaking station.

The Alamosa Oil House was built by Grant Knowles.

Rear view of the plaster kit by Cibold Crossing.

O scale Sand Springs Rwy cars - just out of the box from Peter Joyce.

Another laser kit built and modified by Mike Hamer.

A S scale Grand River Hobbies laser cut kit built by Alex Binkley.

Alex built this O scale Pawn Shop for Peter Nesbitt from a Design Deco plaster kit.

James Bitterswyk had this display track on hand to demostrate his electromagnet uncoupling ramps. James has these for sale!

Normand Levert built this building from a DPM Training Kit.

Norman installed a peaked roof made from Volmer parts.

We will be congregating at:

Location: The Emmanuel United Church
691 Smyth Road, Ottawa

Directions
The church is located in the north corner of Smyth and Dauphin Roads, just east of the CHEO Hospital.


Click on Map for a larger image.

PROGRAM

The program for January will consist of clinics in the morning.
The afternoon will include visiting two local layouts. Maps will be provided at the meet.

DISPLAY TABLE

The subject for the January Display table is Santa Gifts and things that are red.
Of course you are welcome to bring out anything RR related!

MEET DETAILS

The entry fee is $5.00 at the door. NMRA members can join the SLD / NMRA and enjoy all of its benefits for a nominal fee and guests are always welcome.

Please feel free to call any member of the Executive if you have any questions or ideas. We always appreciate your input.

Meet Timetable

9:00 AM Doors open $5.00 Admission charge.

Registration
Registration, Membership, Raffle ticket sales, Coffee.

9:30 AM Introductions
Superintendent's welcome and any new business.
Morning Activities Clinic: Air Brushing
By: Bob Farquhar

Clinic: Rubber Mould Casting
By: Grant Knowles

Display Table

12:30 - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
Members are on their own to seek nourishment before the afternoon activities.
1:30 - 5:00 PM Afternoon Activities
Layout Tours in Alymer, Que.



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