My Library - Magazine Articles By Monte Heppe

Calabash Terminal Update

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 35, Number 2, April 2011
Page:
30
Category:
Layouts - S
Scale:
S
Description:
Monte shares a few photos of an area of his modular layout that has recently received new scenery (an update to his October 2010 article in the Dispatch).

Entering Model Contests

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 38, Number 1, February 2014
Page:
10
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how to prepare a model to be entered for a contest (specifically the annual NASG Convention contests).

Meet An S Gauger Monte Heppe

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 38, Number 1, February 2014
Page:
7
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
The author recalls his early observations of prototype railroading, and how he and his Dad got involved in the hobby. He describes his current layout and the various organizations of which he is a member.

North Carolina Portable Switching Layout

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 34, Number 5, October 2010
Page:
28
Category:
Modules
Scale:
S
Description:
There being only two S-scale modelers in the all-scale club to which the author belongs, he decided that it would be better to build a portable switching layout serving six industries and a team track in a 2' x 8' space, rather than a full-blown modular layout. Includes photos of the layout, including how it folds up.

S Lore

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch Volume 16, Number 5, October 1993
Page:
20
Category:
Electronics
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares his method for automatic control for American Flyer reverse loops.