Posted By Shawn Fields on 01/13/2009 5:56 AM
Doug, I'm the president of our Railway club in Northern Ohio, I'm in Elyria and the club's indoor/outdoor layout is in Cleveland...just minutes away from I-90 and I-71
Thanks much for the reply. I am interested in information about the club. I live next door to you in North Ridgeville behind and to the right of Lorain county community college heading east.
Doug i belong to a g scale club also in the cleveland northeastern ohio. Northeast ohio g scale garden railroad society we meet once a month at different areas in ne ohio. As for me i live in canton there are about 50 or 60 members in the club. Shawn what scale is your club. Most of the members in nogers are g scale they have indoor and outdoor layouts as for ours it is outdoors. My wife and myself have only been in g scale for about 2 1/2 years but like it very much. What scale are you running.
Pete, we run all G scale including Live Steam, Track and Battery power.
Doug, I was just up by the college earlier today, if you would like to swing by the house here I have a 30x12 indoor layout with 3 mainlines and plenty of power, heck bring some of your own equipment and run it here.
and I live right off of Abbe on University Ave. right before you get to Chestnut Ridge. Drop me an email and I'll get you some club info and give you my contact info.
oh one thing about our club, NO FEES of any kind to join our little happy group
but you just need to enjoy running Trains and good fellowship.
Shawn i sent you an email you can reply here or at my email address. I did not know their was another g scale club in the area. There are about five other outdoor layouts here in our area stark county.
Good luck getting things together. Febuary 21 the club is haveing a meeting in green at the library 12:00 to 4:00. Your welcome to stop by and see what,s up you will also be able to joint at the same time.
Pete and Doug, I havent gotten either of your messages try my alternate email address [email protected]or give me a call at 440.322.3150 I am almost always around and If I happen to be out leave me a voicemail and I'll call ya back
Doug have not been on line for a few days been in the hosiptal.There is a club meeting 2/21/09 in green a small town north of the akron/canton airport. Time is noon till 4pm if you are interested let me know and i will give you a call and tell you how to get thereor you can give me a call 330-454-3467 in the evening.Shawn i will give you a call this evening.
No hospitol although if I don't slow down a little it may be a possibility. I went out to the barn and brought in all my track- close to 3000 feet and started cleaning it. What I found that is working great is drano deluted in a long plastic storage tub that fits under a bed. I put inj ust enought to cover 1/8 inch of the top of the rail. It working great and it leaved the rail weathered naturally.
Plus I've started making main line switches to try to hold the cost down a little.
Now all we need is for the 2 feet odf snow to melt.