2012 BANTRAK Newsletters

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BANTRAK Newsletter - December 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Chris Hyland - Rockville Lions Club Show Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Gaithersburg Show Review.
  4. Jeff Peck - Silver Spring Tower Show Review.
  5. Jeff Peck - Bowie Tower Show Review.
  6. Dave Clyde & Jack Walsh - B&O Festival of Trains Show Preview.
  7. Ed Kapusinski - Trainspotting:  Amtrak's Busiest Day.
  8. Website of the Month - Imagine That Laser Art.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - November 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Martin Myers, Paul Diley, Chris Hyland - Great Scale Model Train Show Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Gaithersburg Station & Oktoberfest Show Review.
  4. Jeff Peck - Silver Spring Tower Show Preview.
  5. Chris Hyland - Gaithersburg RR Artifact Show Preview.
  6. Website of the Month - Monster Model & Laser Works.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - October 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Chris Hyland - Gaithersburg Old Towne Days Show Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Kensington Show Review.
  4. Jeff Peck - Bowie Fest Show Review.
  5. Denise Clyde - Sykesville & Patapsco Show Review.
  6. Chris Hyland - Germantown Show Review.
  7. John Darlington - ElectroFrog Point Fix.
  8. Website of the Month - GRS Micro Lighting.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - September 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Jeff Peck - Silver Springs Tower Show Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Sykesville Tower Show Review.
  4. Eric Payne & Chris Hyland - Bedford N Scale Weekend Review.
  5. Bob Mohr - BANTRAK 30th Anniversary Club Car.
  6. Website of the Month - Banta Modelworks.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - August 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Chris Hyland - Sykesville Tower Show Preview.
  3. Chris Hyland & Jeff Peck - Gaithersburg Station Show Review.
  4. Al Potter & Bob Winterbottom - Bedford N Scale Weekend Preview.
  5. Bob Mohr - BANTRAK 30th Anniversary Club Car.
  6. Website of the Month - Bitter Creek Western Railroad.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - July 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Chris Hyland - Sykesville Tower Show Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Gaithersburg Station Show Review.
  4. Ed & Chris Hyland - Montgomery County Heritage Days Review.
  5. Al & Leo Palewitz - Scale Train Show Review.
  6. Jack Walsh - Trip on the Susquehanna Limited.
  7. Al Potter - Wilder Gorge Module Update.
  8. Bob Mohr - BANTRAK 30th Anniversary Club Car.
  9. Website of the Month - Aztec Trains.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - June 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Jeff Peck - Bowie Tower Show Review
  3. Chris Hyland - Gaithersburg Station Show Review.
  4. Al Del Guadio - Annual Club Picnic.
  5. Paul Diley - Module Coffins.
  6. Jack Walsh - Roanoke Virginia Museum of Transportation.
  7. Bob Mohr - BANTRAK 30th Anniversary Club Car.
  8. Website of the Month - Railroads and the Citrus Industry.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - May 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Paul Dilly and Chris Hyland - Great Scale Model Train Show April Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Silver Spring Cinco De Mayo Review.
  4. Jeff Peck - Silver Spring Station Review.
  5. Eric Payne - Severna Park Modelers.
  6. Ed Kapusinski - A Scenic Approach:  Time to Grout.
  7. Website of the Month - Scale Town Models.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - April 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Al DelGuadio, Bob Mohr and Ed Hyland - NMRA Mini-Con Review.
  3. Chris Hyland - Gettysburg Museum Train Day Review.
  4. Jeff Peck - Silver Spring Station April Preview.
  5. Paul Dilly and Chris Hyland - Great Scale Model Train Show April Preview.
  6. Eric Payne - Cumberland, MD:  A Quick Drive-By.
  7. Al Del Guadio - A Scenic Approach:  Styrofoam and Red Rosin Paper.
  8. Website of the Month - Signs.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - March 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Paul Diley - The Great Scale Model Train Show April Preview.
  3. Al DelGuadio - NMRA Mini-Con March Preview.
  4. Eric Payne - A Steel Mill in Monterrey:  Saving the Sleeping Giant.
  5. Website of the Month - JMRA.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - February 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Martin Myers - The Great Scale Model Train Show Summary.
  3. Al DelGuadio - NMRA Mini-Con Preview.
  4. Dave & Denise Clyde - Converting a Clementine crate to a T-Trak module.
  5. Website of the Month - Great Lakes Models.

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BANTRAK Newsletter - January 2012

IN THIS ISSUE:

  1. Eric Payne - Engineers Cab.
  2. Martin Myers - The Great Scale Model Train Show Preview.
  3. Dave Clyde & Jack Walsh - The B&O Festival of Trains Summary.
  4. Tim Nixon - The Holiday Festival of Trains Raffle Layout.
  5. Al Potter - Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge RR.
  6. Website of the Month - Ashlin Designs Railroad Mintures.

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