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The Flagstaff Model Railroad Club encourages and promotes all aspects of the hobby of model railroading for anyone interested, regardless of skill level or experience. Club members meet regularly on Thursday nights to operate trains or to work on the layout. The club culture is family-oriented and informal.
Monthly Archives: April 2015
FMRRC on NAZ Today
NAU students Holly Switay and Xavier Rangel have been visiting our club this past couple of months as part of research for Holly’s graduate thesis. After shooting stills and video of several us working on projects, they produced a short feature … Continue reading
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Project “N Scale Modules” : Installment 5, Track Wiring – Hooking it All Up
Back to everyone’s favorite task, wiring up the track. Admit it, now that you’ve been through the planning process it’s not so scary – right? Well even so, remember to invite your wiring buddy from the Club and have some … Continue reading
Project “N Scale Modules” : Installment 4, Track Laying
Believe it or not laying the track was my biggest concern during this project. I would be trying something new (at least to me), gluing the track down with silicon caulk. I had read about the approach, but never tried … Continue reading
Project “N Scale Modules” : Installment 3, Track Wiring – Planning
My apologies – I haven’t posted progress since last December. Life has been pretty busy these past few months. I’ve been out-of-town traveling for work more than usual. I was gone two full weeks in January, another two in February, … Continue reading