- Jean and I like to go the National Conventions in the summers.
We have been going to most of these since our layout was open
for the 1985 Milwaukee National Convention. The pictures in this
website were created to be slides for a clinic at the Puget
Sound eXpress 2004 Seattle. The pictures were also show with
Power Point at the CINCINNATI LIMITED 2005 National Convention,
and also published in the 2005 CINCINNATI Convention Book. The
National Model Railroad Association is the largest organization
devoted to the hobby of model railroading. The NMRA was founded
in 1935 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin – http://www.nmra.org/
The U.P. & WESTERN Railroad was
the Oct. 2004 Webmaster’s Choice. To visit past Webmaster’s
The layout is operates with friends from the
Wisconsin Southeastern (WISE) Division. Website:
I have an interest in operating my layout in a
realistic manner. As such, I am now a member of the Operations
Special Interest Group, Midwest Region. The principal purpose of
the Operations SIG is to discuss, develop and disseminate ways
of operating model railroads.
- I belong to the WISE Division and enjoy the
monthly meet and events. The Wisconsin Southeastern (WISE)
Division of the National Model Railroad Association (NMRA) is a
non-profit organization which holds many events thoughout the
year. All meets are free and open to the public.
BITS-N-PIECES R.R. is a HO &N Scale award winning portable modular layout,
modeled in 4 seasons. It will be at TRAINFEST, which is held
at the State Fair Park Exposition Center, West Allis WI.
I like to use Decoder Pro
because it simplifies the job of putting the CV
values of the “users speed table” into the DCC decoder. It
providing screens on which you can select or type in the CV
speed values you want. For you free download of Decoder Pro
or see MR November, 2004, page 108
Circuits you can build!"
- See photocell train detecor.
& Misc. Electronics (Excellent Circuits Pages)
Division is the greater Saint Louis area chapter of the (NMRA)
See Article Library & DCC
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