My Library - Magazine Articles By David Avedesian

American Flyer Uncoupler

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #6 December
Page:
22
Category:
Couplers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author moved his staging tracks closer together but that meant his A.F. uncoupler no longer fit, so he modified it.

BAFC Starter Train Set Program

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #4 July
Page:
5
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
The Baltimore American Flyer Club have developed an American Flyer train starter set program that is given away for free several times per year. The details are discussed in the article. Photos include a family that won a set. A starter set expansion layout plan and its description are shown on page 35 of the PDF version of this issue.

How to Design a Helix

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #1 February
Page:
18
Category:
Track
Scale:
S
Description:
How to design a helix and the things one should consider in building one. It includes the math needed, and look-up tables.

Let's Visit the Boston & Maryland Railroad

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2003-03/04
Page:
22
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
The author's fourth layout, a double-deck 15'x20' layout connected by a 5-foot diameter helix, features an almost floor-to-ceiling mountain scene. The layout is "hi-rail" using American Flyer track components.