March 28th, 2015 Meet

Meet Photos

Club members kibitzing before the meeting starts.

Ron provides an update on next year's conventioin.

Display Table Photos

View of the display table.

Grant's Sector Table with integrated turntable.

Some of the finished Loading Dock projects.

Alex's S scale Loading Dock.

Alex's larger dock.

Tom's HO scale version.

Dave's "biffy".

Laser cut signs from Gilbert.

Dave's Canadian Pacific Double Cupola Observation Car no. 517.

Stan's McKean Models Centre Beam flats.

Geoff's loading dock.

Geoff's larger loading ramp.

Scratch built wedge plow from Bruce

Kens family artifacts.

Peters O scale loading ramp.

MIke's “Black Water” diorama.

Water side view.

Birds eye view.

NOrman's flat car collection.

James Rocky Mountain Ultradome car project.

Chris's Rapido LRC.

Bill's 'in progress" On3 scratch built Porter.

Steve's N scale terminal warehouse.

Mike's extensively modified City Station.

For the March 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 operating sessions at number of local layouts where you'll have the opportunity to experience operating a layout first with no pressures.


The subject for the MarchDisplay table is Small Structures .
So feel free to bring out something that is related to the topic.
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: Flatcar Loads
Norman Levert

Clinic 2: Getting Published
Ron Newby

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 Operations

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