My Library - Magazine Articles By Jim Fitzgerald

A Small Modular Home Layout

Magazine:
N-Scale 2000-05/06
Page:
31
Category:
Modules
Scale:
N
Description:
Two 3' x 3' end caps and a 2' x 6' NTRAK module make for a nice basic home layout. The track is a folded dogbone.

Ben Davis III

Magazine:
N-Scale 2000-09/10
Page:
53
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:
Ben was the originator of NTRAK. He passed away in July 2000.

Expanding Your Modular Layout

Magazine:
N-Scale 2000-07/08
Page:
31
Category:
Modules
Description:
Building a larger NTRAK layout using two end loops (E3 and E4), and three straight modules with lots of switching possibilities. This layout would be 2' x 19'. Another diagram is shown for a show layout using four corner sections and six straight sections, making a layout that is 6' x 20'.

Mountain Division Track Height

Magazine:
N-Scale 2002-10/11
Page:
63
Category:
Modules
Scale:
N
Description:
Why the mountain division track is 3-1/8" high.

Using DCC on NTRAK Modules

Magazine:
N-Scale 2002-07/08
Page:
55
Category:
DCC
Scale:
N
Description:
This one-page article describes how to wire NTRAK modules for DCC and includes a basic diagram. The real purpose of the article is to reference the web site that maintains the NTRAK DCC standard: http://trainweb.org/nrmrc