Sept 28th, 2013 Meet

Meet Photos

Peter Gray and Ron Newby worked the packed room through the adminstrative topics.

Display Table Photos

Bruce L's scratch built O scale station.

David P's HO scale O.V. Hooker & Son monster kit.

Streetside view.

The kit made by South River Modelworks.

The brick walls are resin castigs with Grandt Line windows.

The wooden annex.

Lorne M built the Kawartha Supply based on a plan by Pat Harriman.

Front view.

3/4 view.

John S's scratch built boiler for a 3.5 in (1:16 scale) loco.

End view showing the boiler tubes and super heater.

Bob F is in the process of assembling the Laser 3 Models kit of the Wishendon machine shop.

David S had four HO scale Westerfield Resin kits on display.

An A&P Reefer - beautuful graphics.

Watermelon car.

Grant K brought out his recently completed NYC Freight House kit made by Alexander Scale Models.

Peter G had a On30 scratch built loco in progress - based on a OO mechanism.

Ron N brought out a pair of On30 boxcars based on kits from Bolder valley Models.

Ron N also had completed the O scale Frary’s Furnature laser kit from Full Steam Ahead.

Includes a fully detailed interior.

Gary B's HO scale Burlington Pioneer Zephyr train set .

Gary B came into possession of a brass HO scale CN flanger .

Peter N's O scale sanding facility.

We'll be moving out of town for the May meeting - to the lovely village of Merrickville.

Location: Holy Trinity Anglican Church
105 Church Street, Merrickville

The church is located on the south side of Highway 43 (Church Street) just east of the main intersection in Merrickville.

Click on Map for a larger image.


The program will consist of two clinics in the morning followed by layout tour in the afternoon.


The subject for the March Display table is Structures .
So feel free to bring out what ever you like.


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: Building a Waterfront Layout.
By: Bob Farquhar

Clinic 2: Layout Planning
By: 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 Local Layout Tour
Two local layouts will be open for viewing.

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