Sept 19th, 2015 Meet

Meet Photos

We had a full house comprised of local modellers and the crew from Ottawa.

Alex (L) & Bruce (R) deliver one of the morning clinics.

Display Table Photos

The Display Table was a very busy attraction with a large number of models on display.

Lorne M's HO scale scratch built caboose.

End view.

Prototype photos of the Hazel's Cafe.

Lorne's scratch built model of the cafe.

Three quarter view of Hazel's Cafe.

A Taylor kit with pre-printed sides assembled by Stan C.

Stan C assembled this John Rendall HO scale kit.

NMRA Bulletin car with printed car sides built by David S

MER refrigerator car built by David S.

OVAR lettered Scotia Scale boxcar built by David S.

Early CPR Observation car built by David S from a Westwood kit.

Dave P's CPR Buffet / Parlor car.

Dave is kitbashing another CPR Buffet / Diner / Observation car.

Observation end.

Peter C's project - Scotia Scale Models boxcar kit.

Dustin's Rapido Trains F40PH-2D.

Michael P had a slide presentation of his new HO Scale modern era switching layout.

Bruce L's kitbashed On30 Critter

The lattern on Bruce L's O scale figure was made with a 3D printer.

Grant K built the Teller House from a Classic Miniatures kit picled up at a flea market.

The Labelle kit is the start of Grant K's KitBusters project.

This shell is the start of the Taylor Horse Car that Grant K is building.

Grant K built hese HO scale store shelves from Banta kits.

CGR Boxcar built by David S from a Taylor kit.

We'll be moving out of town for the September meeting - to the lovely town of Brockville, Ont.

Location: Bethel Christian Reformed Church
117 Windsor Drive, Brockville

Exit 401 north onto County Road 29 (Stewart Blvd north of the 401) and turn right onto Parkdale Avenue (at the Petro Canada).
Head east on Parkdale Avenue then turn left (north) onto Windsor Drive (next set of traffic lights) Drive north on Windsor Drive 3 - 4 blocks, the church is on the right.
Travel time from Ottawa to Brockville will be about one hour for most travelers, please plan accordingly to avoid disappointment.

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The program will consist of clinics in the morning followed by a tour of local Layouts tour in the afternoon.


The subject for the SEptember Display table is Summer Projects .
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: Operating a Layoutt
Alex Thumb

Clinic 2: Flip Clock

Clinic 3: Freight Car Evolution
Stan Conley

Clinic 4: 2015 KitBuster Program
Grant Knowles

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 Tour

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