My Library - Magazine Articles By David Heine

Coffee with Dave Heine

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-01/02
Page:
7
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
Dave introduces himself and how he got started and evolved in the hobby. His layout covers S standard-gauge, and Sn3 and Sn2 narrow-gauge.

Slim Gauge Observations

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #3 June
Page:
11
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
S
Description:
With this issue the "Sn3 Column" is renamed. This article covers the new P-B-L hybrid K-27, a ready-to-run Sn3 steam locomotive that features a combination of plastic and brass to reduce the cost (and the super fine detailing) as compared to pure brass models.

Slim Gauge Observations

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #5 October
Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
multi
Description:
The author reports on the 31st National Narrow Gauge Convention which was held in Hickory, North Carolina on September 7-10, 2011. Includes a few photos of S-related items at the show.

Slim Gauge Observations

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #3 June
Page:
16
Category:
Structures - Industrial
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares some photos of his layout, which is open during the 2013 NASG Convention.

Special Track Work on the Lehigh & Western

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #2 April
Page:
11
Category:
Track
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes his reasoning for, and his method of, hand-laying track. Instead of using ready-made components, he designed his layout the way he wanted to, and then built the track accordingly. David's layout uses standard-gauge, and three-foot and two-foot narrow-gauge lines.

Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #6 December
Page:
22
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:
This article is a brief review of the 2009 National Narrow Gauge Convention in Colorado Springs, CO.

Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #1 February
Page:
20
Category:
Track
Scale:
S
Description:
Using N-scale track to model an Sn22 tramway (using banta modelworks' kit T-2121, Sn2 Ore Tram Mine Cars).

Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #2 April
Page:
21
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A review of the 25th Sn3 Symposium, held February 24-27 in Houston, Texas.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #6 December
Page:
31
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
After the author introduces himself, he reports on the 1995 National Narrow Gauge Convention held in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. S-scale was well represented in the model contests at the convention.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #1 February
Page:
28
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
After explaining what Sn3 is, the author describes the benefits of Sn3 over HOn3.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #2 April
Page:
28
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
This is a product review for the Berlyn Locomotive Works Sn3 car kit, a C&S Type II box car. Includes a photo. Part of the article got chopped off during editing of the magazine; the text is included in the next issue's column.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #3 June
Page:
26
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
The author describes how he built his Sn3 Heisler, by converting an IHC HO standard-gauge Heisler. There is a sidebar to includes the remaining text from the previous issue's article that got chopped off.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #5 October
Page:
8
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
Sn42
Description:
What would it take to model in Sn42? The author recommends using HO-scale track, and some projects for conversion to S-scale.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #6 December
Page:
25
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
The author looked to the EBT prototype to figure out how to move coal on his layout between standard- and narrow-gauge.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #1 February
Page:
20
Category:
Model Railroad History
Description:
This article chronicles the history of U.S. narrow-gauge prototype railroading.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #6 December
Page:
8
Category:
Model Railroad Philosophy
Scale:
S
Description:
The author makes an argument for why one might want to model in narrow gauge.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2006 #5 October
Page:
24
Category:
Locomotives - Steam
Scale:
Sn2
Description:
Photos of the author's Sn2 equipment by Train & Trooper, as well as two P-B-L Sn3 pieces.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2006 #6 December
Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports on the 2006 National Narrow Gauge Convention in Durango, Colorado. Includes two photos.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #1 February
Page:
20
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A basics article on "scale" vs. "gauge", what is narrow-gauge, how and where the various narrow gauges were used, and the history of narrow-gauge prototype railroads.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #2 April
Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
This article is a review of the 24th Sn3 Symposium held in Clearwater, Florida from February 25th to the 28th. Photos of some of the narrow and standard gauge layouts that were open during the show are included.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #5 October
Page:
22
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
S
Description:
Overview of the 30th National Narrow Gauge Convention held in the St. Louis area on September 1st through 4th, 2010. Includes photos of Sn3 and Sn2 layouts and modules.