January 23rd, 2016 Meet

Meet Photos

Chris, our new Super, welcomes everyone to the January meet.

The room was full of productivity during the afternoon KitBusters Workshop.

Display Table Photos

Grant was soliciting people to help build a fellow model railroader's layout.

Grant's completed Labelle wooden freight car - HOn3 scale.

Grant scratch built this "Hunter's Cabin" for Doug.

Gilbert created these cross buck signs with his 3D printer.

Stan assembled a pair of O scale trucks for Peter.

David picked up this water car from LSL many decades ago.

Bill is experimenting on how to cast walls in S scale.

Bill is also building D&RGW #344 for a client.

Bill is experimenting with colours & techniques on this resin building.

THis 3D printer is a recent acquisition for Ron.

David's Xmas project was to assemble the brass kit for this RLB Pendel Zug.

Closer view of the power unit.

David's 50 year NMRA membership certificate and NER car from that era.

The frame for the Canada Packer's building Lorne is building for Peter.

Doug's CNR TOFC 50 ft flat cars.

Loaded with modified CN Express Trailers circa 1956.

Mike's Walther's Cornerstone Roundhouse.

Closer view of the business end.

For the January meet, we'll be congregating at the Emmanual United Church on Smyth Road. The meet will take place in the hall on the upper floor.

Location: The Emmanuel United Church
691 Smyth Road, Ottawa

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

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The program will consist of clinics in the morning followed by the KitBusters workshop in the afternoon.


The subject for the January Display table is Revenue Related .
But don't let that limit you, feel free to bring in any railroad related item!


The entry fee is $7.00 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

9:30 AM Doors open $7.00 Admission charge.

Registration, Membership, Raffle ticket sales, Coffee.

10:00 AM Introductions
Superintendent's welcome and any new business.
Morning Activities Clinic 1: Rolling Stock Trucks
Chris Ellens

Clinic 2: TBD

Display Table

12:30 - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
Members are on their own to seek nourishment before the afternoon activities.
1:30 - 4:30 PM KitBusters Workshop

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