My Library - Magazine Articles By Bill Winans

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #6 December
Page:
6
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The author continues to introduce the members of the NASG BOT.

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
6
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the current state of the NASG, and highlighting the many people who contribute extra time to the organization to help be run better. He states that more photos and articles are needed from the AF side of the scale for both the magazine and the web site.

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #2 April
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Scale:
S
Description:
The author covers some info about changes within the NASG organization. The majority of the article is about the incorrect use of "gauge" vs. "scale" within S-scale and the industry in general. Gauge is the distance between the rails, and scale is the ratio to the prototype that we are modeling.

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #3 June
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The NASG president covers several NASG-related topics, including elections, and needing someone to handle the Estate Survival program of the NASG.

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #4 August
Page:
7
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Covers some minor topics about the organization itself (election nominations, no dues increases, extra copies of this issue available).

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #5 October
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The NASG president covers several topics as he returned from the NASG Convention.

Bill's Boiler Wash

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #6 November
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Commentary about the upcoming NASG elections, the Perles award, and the demise of Carstens Publishing.

Introduction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #4 August
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Magazines
Scale:
S
Description:
The NASG president introduces this special "This is S" issue, with what it takes to be an S-scale modeler.

Minutes of the NASG BOT

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2012 #5 October
Page:
28
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The report of what happened at the 2012 NASG Convention's BOT meeting.

My Train of Thought

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #5 October
Page:
14
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The new NASG president's first column, in which he runs through all the key people that are keeping the NASG humming along.

Nelson Steinmetz' Santa Fe & Western

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #4 August
Page:
12
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
Nelson's 22'x22' AT&SF layout is featured in this article, which includes many photos and a track plan. The finished layout is always open for visitors.

Proposed Changes to the NASG Constitution

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #2 April
Page:
30
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Changes are proposed to be voted on during the upcoming election.