March 31st, 2012 Meet

Display Table Photos

Lorne Munro's "plaster" Fenlon Falls Station.

The mold Lorne made to cast the station walls with.

The mold cast the outside walls and the two internal walls in one integrated piece.

Ron Newby's O scale Big Lars General Store.

Notice the sctrach built detailed interior.

Mike Hamer's Gillespie Street diorama.

The Lyon Conert Hall forms the centre piece of the diorama.

A long line up has formed waiting to see the Rusty Spike perform.

Closer look at the line up.

Boileau's Radio Repair Store.

And Mike's Canoe Outfitters down back.

One final structure in the front corner.

The Concert Hall also sports a number of other businesses and a loading dock out back.

Here is Mike showing off his pride and joy!

Lorne's scratch built Kinmount train station.

Here is a photo of the restored prototype.

HO scale kit of the Silver Plume Store by Mike H.

David Gardner's Metcalfe Signal Box.

Here are the assembly instructions from the magazine.

Stan Conley's HO Scale Labelle Coach - work in progress.

Stan's Stanley Stove Works.

Modeling Tray by Grant Knowles.

Peter Nesbitt's DDC Receiver test bed.

We'll be meeting at the Emmanual United Church on Smyth Road. They have completed their extensive renovations and the space is now even better than ever!
We'll be meeting in the upper floor hall (as before).

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.

Click on Map for a larger image.


The March program will consist of two clinics in the morning followed by layout tours in the afternon.


The subject for the March Display table is Structures (finished or otherwise)
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

9:00 AM Doors open $7.00 Admission charge.

Registration, Membership, Raffle ticket sales, Coffee.

9:30 AM Introductions
Superintendent's welcome and any new business.
Morning Activities Clinic 1: Programming Decoders
By: Peter Nesbitt

Clinic 2: Working With Plaster
By: Lorne Munroe

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 Layout Tours
Maps will be provided.

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