My Library - Magazine Articles By Peter Vanvliet

A New Website for the NASG

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2012 Spring
Page:
20
Category:
Model Railroads and Computers
Scale:
S
Description:
An overview of the core functionality of the completely re-designed web site. (related web page)

Contacting the NASG

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2016 #1 January
Page:
6
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about how to contact the NASG leadership via the NASG web site, and a note about which photos are still missing from the Product Gallery. (related web page)

Contacting the Webmaster

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #6 November
Page:
6
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Various ways of contacting the webmaster of, and submitting potential content for, the NASG web site.

KVD Industrial Ladders Kit

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #2 April
Page:
4
Category:
Product Review
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the Kaw Valley Designs industrial ladder kit. Includes many construction photos as well as its installation on one of the author's buildings.

Meet an S Gauger

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2012 #5 October
Page:
20
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
The author, and NASG webmaster, Peter Vanvliet, introduces himself and his layout.

NASG and Online Shopping

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2015 #3 May
Page:
14
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
A thorough review of the how the new online shopping cart of the NASG web site works. (related web page)

NASG Web Site and American Flyer

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2016 #2 March
Page:
19
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Introducing the American Flyer Product Gallery section of the NASG web site. (related web page)

NASG Web Site Facelift

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2016 #5 September
Page:
6
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Five years after taking over the NASG web site, the author describes the reasons for and a description of the new web site design. (related web page)

NASG Web Site Internals

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2015 #6 November
Page:
22
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
A couple of notes about the online shopping cart, the Members Only section, and web site statistics. Dealing with pages that aren't showing the latest. (related web page)

NASG Web Site: Member Services

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2015 #4 July
Page:
8
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
A follow-up on the online shopping cart of the NASG web site, and technical support issues that have come up with the "Members Only" section of the web site. (related web page)

NASG Website

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2015 #2 March
Page:
14
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of all the changes that have been made to the NASG web site in recent months. (related web page)

New on the NASG Web Site

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2016 #6 November
Page:
14
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
This column covers all of the new content that was added to the site as part of the NASG web site's facelift. (related web page)

New Year Brings New Column

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #1 January
Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The latest information about the NASG web site changes, and the first of several "When Modeling..." topics to be included in the column, which provides very specific information about some very specific modeling item. (related web page)

Staying Up-to-date With the Revised NASG Web Site

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #2 March
Page:
22
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about how to stay in touch with what has been changed on the NASG web site recently. The "When Modeling..." section covers trolley and traction modeling manufacturers. (related web page)

The Expanding NASG Web Site

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2015 #5 September
Page:
8
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
An update on the online shopping cart of the NASG web site, documenting the history of S-scale, updating other sections of the site, including the Product Gallery. (related web page)

The NASG - Who Are We?

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #3 May
Page:
10
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about NASG membership, and how the group is sub-divided by interests. (related web page)

The NASG Online Membership Directory

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #2 April
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about how the new NASG web site's Online Membership Directory works.

The NASG Web Site

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #4 August
Page:
4
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
This article provides an introduction and a complete overview of the NASG's web site.

The NASG Web Site and Your Modeling

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #3 June
Page:
10
Category:
Model Railroads and Computers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares various ways that modelers who have a presence on the Internet can share their work via the NASG web site.

The NASG Web Site Continues to Evolve

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #4 July
Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The News & Events button has been split into two separate buttons, allowing for extra event information about the various multi-day S-scale events that take place around the U.S. every year. The new Layouts on the Web page has been added. The "When Modeling..." section covers the availability of S-scale bridges. (related web page)

The NASG Website and Your Club

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #2 April
Page:
19
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Scale:
S
Description:
This column covers the club-related information you will find on the NASG web site, as well as services the NASG provides to S-scale clubs.

The New NASG Web Site

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2012 #1 February
Page:
2
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
After taking over the NASG web site and completely revising it, the webmaster describes all the new features of the site. (related web page)

Visit the Product Gallery Online

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #6 December
Page:
4
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the Product Gallery section of the NASG web site.

Web Site Continues to Grow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #5 September
Page:
26
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Added the Freight Car Loads listing to the NASG web site's "Product Gallery" section. Also added were a complete listing of the W.A. Drake cars, and Dave Heine's article about using battery power to model wooden rails on this layout. The rest of the article covers how S-scale modelers can find each other online, an update on the last issue's When Modeling... Turntables, and this issue's When Modeling... Boats. (related web page)

Web Site for Members Only

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
14
Category:
Model Railroads and Computers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the "Members Only" section of the NASG web site, and what features it offers the NASG member.

Web Site Updates

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2016 #3 May
Page:
4
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Adding the Structures and Vehicles sections to the S Product Gallery section of the NASG web site. The individual pages have been redesigned to show multiple photos and even an embedded video if one is available. (related web page)

Web Site Words

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2016 #4 July
Page:
18
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Scale:
S
Description:
Dealing with false spam e-mails, a reminder of how the online shopping works, how to obtain the latest membership application forms, keeping your NASG membership records updated, web site membership renewals, the new rolling stock trucks section in the Product Gallery section. (related web page)

What's on Your Workbench Today?

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2016-02/03
Page:
32
Category:
Freight Cars - Hoppers
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares two photos of his work bench space and the PRR GLa hopper cars that he is scratchbuilding.

When Modeling... Turntables

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2017 #3 May
Page:
11
Category:
Track
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about which turntables are available in S-scale at the time of this writing.