2019 clinics

Saturday May 4th
2019 clinics
Room 2220
Room 2200
Room 2202
Tim Anderson
Working with LEDs for lighting projects

The clinician will cover a range of topics including differences in function and application between LEDs and grain-of-wheat filament bulbs, circuitry, tools, and soldering. Also covered will be a examples of popular (and creative) applications in rolling stock, structures and animations.
Bernard Kempinski
Down to the sea in Trains

An overview of how railroads and ships interact at marine terminals from the early days of railroading to the current era of unit trains, double stacks and massive container ships.
Marc Simpson
CN's rebuilt F Unit Fleet:modelling a classic workhorse

In the early 1970's Canadian National rebuilt 30 F7A and 10 F7B units to extend the life of these classic cab units. This clinic will look at the many variations in these workhorses over the course of their careers, with a focus on how to accurately model them in HO scale as they appeared late in their work lives.