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
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
TCA Raleigh - December 2016
December 3, 2016 to December 4, 2016

Recent Show Reports

The North Raleigh Model Railroad Club along with the Central Carolina N Scalers participated in the Great Train Show in the Exposition Building at the NC State Fairgrounds the weekend of September 17 and 18, 2016.

It's Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 4:07 AM when Joel McCurry arrives with Jim Kalenowski a full 49 minutes ahead of last years departure... I'm not sure how I'm managing to function at this hour but coffee is helping.

Upcoming Meetings

Hosted by Program Title
NRMRC Meeting Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Mark Blaustein The logging Industry
NRMRC Meeting Wednesday, November 2, 2016 Al Guckes Diners
NRMRC Meeting Thursday, December 8, 2016 Joel McCurry

Latest Meeting Minutes

Thanks to Jim Reske for hosting the September meeting. It was a fully packed house, and a very productive meeting.

Members are encouraged to review the Presentation guidelines for presenting at shows.


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

Module Updates

Joe Austin, Paul Ohegyi, Todd Shoffeitt, Mark Blaustein and John Wallis continued the work of scenicking the Apex Modules.

Todd Shoffeitt and John Wallis worked on the Apex modules on Sunday, August 28.

Paul Ohegyi, Mark Blaustein, Joe Austin and John Wallis worked on the Apex modules on Sunday, August 21, 2016.