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 Volume 35, Number 3, June 2011
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 Volume 35, Number 5, October 2011
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 Volume 37, Number 3, June 2013
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 Volume 38, Number 2, April 2014
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 Volume 33, Number 6, December 2009
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 Volume 34, Number 2, April 2010
Page:
21
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A review of the 25th Sn3 Symposium, held February 24-27 in Houston, Texas.

Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 34, Number 2, February 2010
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).

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 28, Number 1, February 2004
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 Volume 28, Number 6, December 2004
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 Volume 30, Number 5, October 2006
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 Volume 30, Number 6, December 2006
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 Volume 33, Number 1, February 2009
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 Volume 33, Number 2, April 2009
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 Volume 34, Number 5, October 2010
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.