Welcome to the website of the North Raleigh Model Railroad Club (NRMRC). We invite you to peruse the site to learn more about the Club and its activities, N Scale model railroading, upcoming model train events, how-to publications on T-TRAK and NTRAK modeling, DCC (Digital Command Control), and more.

Upcoming Train Shows & Events

Show Date
Great Train Show - Raleigh 2016
September 17, 2016 to September 18, 2016
Danville Old 97 Rail Days - 2016
September 24, 2016 to September 25, 2016
Selma, NC Rail Day - 2016
September 30, 2016 to October 1, 2016
Mid-Eastern Region 2016 NMRA Convention
October 20, 2016 to October 23, 2016
Neuse River Valley - 2016
November 5, 2016 to November 6, 2016
Bluefield Railfest - 2016
November 12, 2016 to November 13, 2016

Recent Show Reports

The Windsor Point Show was held at the Windsor Point Retirement Community in Fuqua Varina, NC. On June 18-19, 2016. The layout was setup in their Activity Room. The Superintendent was Joel McCurry, and the Digital Master duties shared by Dave Thompson and John Wallis.

Twelve members of NRMRC and 5 members of the Lynchburg Area N Scalers set up a layout in the East Tennessee University Mini-Dome on June 2, with the show open to the public on June 3 and 4, 2016. Our layout was 24” x 66’ in size.

Upcoming Meetings

Hosted by Program Title
NRMRC Meeting Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Jim Reske Prototype Railroad Terms
NRMRC Meeting Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Mark Blaustein The logging Industry
NRMRC Meeting Wednesday, November 2, 2016 Al Guckes Diners

Latest Meeting Minutes

Thanks to Todd Shoffleitt for hosting early and providing pizza while members inspected his layout, ran trains, and discussed railroading prior to the meeting.

Thanks to Don Cariss for hosting twice in a row, and to Todd Shoffeitt for taking the meeting minutes in Larry's absence.

 

Module Updates

Sleeping in, forgetting the camera, planting bushes and putting off the paperwork, 

Missing T-Nuts and discussions on scenery. The next meeting will be Sunday, August 21 at 1:30 pm in John's garage.

In the latest episode, with the scenic details nearly complete, Dave learns new &%#@! lingo, and the chasing down of electrical Gremlins begins...