November 24th, 2012 Meet

Display Table Photos

Black Harbour Buildings by Mike Hamer.

Next building.

Next to the Next building.

Yet another building.

One more shed.

The final shed.

Mike's Hamer Haven hotel.

Mike H built this coal tower for John M.

The service bay to the coal bins.

The Fall Creek Mercantile (Rusty Stumps laser kit) built by Mike Hamer.

Side view - with lots of clutter.

Back yard details.

The SamaN stains used by Mike.

Here is Mike doing the "sales pitch" for the SamaN stains.

Lorne Munro is building a 1/24 scale model of the Tillsonburg station from Western Red Cedar.

The ornate Tillsonburg station.

Lorne is scratch building the windows from styrene.

Doug Cushman's Proto 1000 CFA-16-4 CFB-16-4, HO scale, straight out of the box

Doug C's CPA-16-5 No 6704 and CPB-16-5 No 6804. HO scale, straight out of the box.

Doug C's GR-12K 1271, HO scale Athearn unit augmented with Miniatures By Eric and Juneco parts.

Doug C's GR-12R 1314, HO scale Athearn unit also detailed with Miniatures By Eric and Juneco parts.

Doug C's True Line Trains (TLT) 4-8-4 straight out of the box.

Here is a brassToby 4-8-4 unit for comparison.

Alex Binkley's S scale Diesel.

For the November 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 two clinics in the morning followed by a DCC Installation work shop and Kitbusters in the afternoon.


The subject for the November Display table is Motive Power .


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: Preparing a locomotive for the layout.
By: Ron Newby

Clinic 2: DCC Receiver Installation
By: Peter Nesbitt

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 DCC Workshop & Kitbusters
In the afternoon Peter will provide hands on assistance with your DCC Receiver installation and trouble shooting.
For those who are not participating in the DCC clinic, you may work on other projects as per the Kitbusters format.

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