Next Meeting Information and  Results.

Next AZ Div Meet - Cornville/Rimrock:

Saturday, 10 June 2017 

9:00am to 4:00pm

Link for Meet Flyer 'coming soon' along with clinic topics.

Schedule:

$10.00 (Bring your membership card.) FREE - If you join the NMRA at Registration!
$3.00 - under 21 years of age.

   

9:00 am - Registration opens. Enter contests until noon. You do not have to be a member to attend - Come join us!

10:00 am - CLINIC:  tba

11:00 am - Business Meeting and door prize drawings

11:45 am - Break for lunch at a restaurant of your choice

1:00 pm - CLINIC: tba

2:00 pm - CLINIC: tba

3:15 pm - Announce contest winners, door prize drawings.

4 pm - Layout tours, information sheets available at the Meet.

Directions:

RimrockMap

Contests:

   A complete line up of NMRA contests is planned. We are including Levity, Favorite Train and the ever popular photo contest as part of the popular vote contest.

Favorite Train is: "tba ". Trains are a maximum of ten including locomotives.

Levity theme is "tba" . Let your imagination run wild and surprise us!

Bring your favorite model for the popular vote and
favorite model contest and share your work with other attendees. You must be a member of the NMRA to enter
contests.

AZ Division Swap Table fee:

Guaranteed table space for NMRA members- $10

Non-guaranteed table for NMRA member - free

Non- NMRA members: $15 per table, space as available.

Make a quality donation to the door prize fund and the table fee is waived.

PHOTO ENTRIES

yard photo

RGS goose

Morrell Reefer Car by Bruce Petrarca

MOW Jordan Spreader and Crab by Alan Olson

jordanspreader

plow

spreader

 

psr 2015  19 Sept. 2015  Contest Results page

Convention speaker Dale Angell (The Toy Man") video

"After the Convention Review".

1st - Larry Klose - RGS 0400 Caboose


CABtOP

 

Larry Manny Award : Nov. 2014 Thru Oct. 2015

Final results for this period:


Place

Name of Entrant

# of Entries

Cumulative Total

1

Frank Baker

9

893

2

Paul Chandler

4

410

3

Gordon Geiger

4

350

4

Alan Olson

2

215

5

Lee Stoermer

2

190

5

Jim Tuck

2

177

7

John M Lovely

2

167

8

Kenneth Wolfe

2

151

9

Don Vest

2

145

10

Chuck Swartz

1

110

 

Olson_RR_Shovel

Read more about how Alan Olson built this in his article (pdf download). You can see more photos and read about it in the Spring 2015 edition of "The Spur Line".

Contest Results AZ Division Meet

in Sun City/Phoenix March 2017.

BEST in SHOW:

Charles Schwartz for his Minneapolis & St. Louis livestock pens

Favorite Model Popular Vote: Kenneth Wolfe's sawmill


Structures - Kit- 1st place: Don Stewart - small coal storage building

Structures - Open- 1st Place: Kenneth Wolfe for "A day at the sawmill"

sawmill1

sawmill2

Levity

1st:  Joseph Droit        'Peep Show'

2nd:  Jim Tuck              'CINCTWEET RR'

Photo- color prototype:  

1st    Alan Vincent   'Christmas at Denver Union Station'

2nd  Allen Greger   'Goose 5&7 at Lobato trestle'      
3rd   Allen Greger   '315 at Los Pinos Tank'

Meet Photo credits to Frank Baker and Lenny Wyatt

Previous Contest Entries:

Structures

1st - Duane Buck - Combo Trestle and Deck Girder Bridge - 99 points

bridges

 

2nd - Richard Feldman - Cleveland Ore Unloading Dock - 94 points

UNLOADER2

 

Motive Power Kit 1st and Best of Show - Mike Philo - HON3 Four Wheel Loco - 106 points

4wheelLoco

Rolling Stock -

2nd - Stephen Drees - Cushion Coil Car - 92 points


3rd - Stephen Drees - Mathieson Dry Ice reefer - 91 points

Contest Room Judges:

Notes: 1) A model scoring 87 ½ points or more will receive a Merit Award. 2) In order for a model to receive 1st Place award it must receive a minimum of 76 points. Individuals that have entered items for judging do not participate in judging their own work.

  Prior AZ Div-NMRA Meets Contest Results can be found on the Contest Room Historical listing - at the link here:

 

Clinics and Presentations:

from previous AZ Division NMRA Meets archives available:

 

Page last updated: 17 April 2017