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BANTRAK Newsletter - December 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. A Tale of Two Kits - Phil Peters discusses the plusses and minuses of building the wood kit "The Bartlet" manufactured by Showcase Miniatures - with photographs

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BANTRAK Newsletter - November 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Mark Bandy discusses our first effort to display our oNeTrak Modules at the October Scale Show in Timonium.
  2. Phil Peters give some tips on "personalizing" your layout.
  3. John Darlington provides photos of last month's Scale Show featuring the oNeTrak Modules.
  4. Eric Payne provides the latest information on our upcoming show at the B&O Railroad Museum.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - October 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Phil Peters discusses making Car Loads out of ordinary household items (pictures).
  2. Arthur Boyd demonstrates a cheap and efficient method of creating diesel and steam sounds for your layout (pictures).
  3. Jack Walsh shares some of the sights of his recent trip to Wales (pictures).

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BANTRAK Newsletter - September 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Phil Peters and Arthur Boyd offer their perspectives on the 2007 NMRA Convention and Train Show recently concluded in Detroit, MI.
  2. Al DelGaudio describes the activities and BANTRAK's involvement in the 2007 N-Scale Collector's Convention in Hartford, CT (includes Photo Essay).
  3. John Darlington provides a Photo Essay and commentary on his three hour excursion on the White Pass & Yukon Route Railway in Skagway, Alaska.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - August 2007

In this Issue:
  1. A Traveling Club - Comments about the varied sites that members travel to to see Trains by John Darlington.
  2. Little known features of the Digitrax DT400R by Phil Peters.
  3. N-Scale Track Ballasting - Two different methods by Ralph Grutzmacher and Skip Hayes.

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BANTRAK Newsletter -July 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. The Club Picnic.
  2. Phil Peters' Brewery Expansion.
  3. Winner of the first annual Model Making Contents.
  4. Cheap Groundcover from Home Depot.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - June 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Brunswick Show Wrap-up.
  2. Phil Peters Discusses a User Friendly Layout.
  3. Big Things.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - May 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Phil Peters OPS Session Goes Awry.
  2. The Success of The Rewire Project.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - April 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Phil Peters Talks About Staging.
  2. Meet John Hasson.
  3. Book Reports: Set Up Running & The Men Who Loved Trains.
  4. Photos From The March 24th Work Sessions.
  5. The Return of the BANTRAK Picnic.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - March 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Phil Peters Tunnel Expansion Part II.
  2. The Versatility of Modular Modules.
  3. TTRAK.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - February 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. BANTRAK's Approaching 25th Anniversary.
  2. Phil Peters Widens a Tunnel Portal.
  3. Getting Started with BANTRAK.
  4. Special Run of Lumber Loads.
  5. Scratch Building Structures From Photos and Drawings.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - January 2007

IN THIS ISSUE:
  1. Phil Peters Workbench.
  2. B&O Show Wrap-up.

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