Meets are one-day model railway events for members
of the CMRS and usually include clinics, displays (Show and Tell), related
activities, and sometimes lunch.
events, such as the following, are sometimes combined with a particular
- Annual General
Meeting of the CMRS -
- CMT's (Calgary
Model Trainmen's) Fleamarket
Meet Resources for Show and Tell Photos
and Clinic Materials from previous Mini Meets.
Fall Mini Meet
October 14, 2018
Inn, 2720 Glenmore Trail SE
(corner of Glenmore Trail & Odgen
- 09:30 - 10:00
- 10:00 - 12:00
- 12:00 - 12:15
At the fall mini meet, there was a sign up for the next CMRS kit challenge.
See The OrderBoard, September
2018, page 5
and techniques to create an operating scheme - Part 1: Doug
Lee will discuss a practical process and simple tools that can be
used to design a satisfying operating scheme for a model railroad.
switching for yard ladders (Jim Ironside): This clinic presents
a simple technical approach to setting a full route from switching
lead to yard tracks using a rotary switch, instead of setting the
path turnout by turnout using toggle switches. No computer (or other
complex electronic box) assistance needed - the secret is in the
diodes. Sample will be demonstrated. Slightly but not excessively
techniques to create an operating scheme - Part 2: Doug Lee
will discuss a practical process and simple tools that can be used
to design a satisfying operating scheme for a model railroad.
(David Bedard): A history and overview of the model scratch-build
of the Doris York c1974, a PowerPoint presentation.
(or immediately following AGM)
pain?) free scratch built windows (David Bedard): My personal
journey of scratchbuilt windows and discoveries along the way. Includes
a live demonstration of scratchbuilding windows and doors.
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