Modular Model Railroading

with the Harford Modular Model Railroad Group

at Harford Community College

 

Next "Model Railroading: Modular Construction" course

        Wednesdays, 5 November - 17 December 2014

        This course is designed for people building their first module

        Course prerequisite: Basic Model Railroading Course OR Permission of Instructor prior to registration

 

Upcoming: "Build a Modular Railroad course, perhaps January 2015

        Designed for people needing to repair and / or upgrade their existing modules

        Course prerequisite: Modular Construction Course (either Build or Watch it Grow)

 

Upcoming displays of Modular Model Railroading Course Alumni

      12-13 April 2015, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Great Scale Model Train Show (external link)

 

Recent venues and displays of Modular Model Railroading Course Alumni

     December 2014 - Display status unknown, as Harford County Historical Society building under renovation

      September 2014, at Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall

     August 2014, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Greenberg Train Show (external link)

     April 2014, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Great Scale Model Train Show (external link)

     December 2013, at The Harford County Historical Society

      September 2013, at Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall

     August 2013, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Greenberg Train Show (external link)

     April 2013, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Great Scale Model Train Show (external link)
     December 2012, at The Harford County Historical Society

      9-11 November 2012 joint display with Western Maryland Railway Historical Society (external link)

            at the Lutheran Church of Saint Andrew  (external link) in Silver Spring Maryland    

      17 November - 16 December 2012 at Harford County Historical Society (external link)

       8 September 2012, at Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall

      4-5 August 2012, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Greenberg Train Show (external link)

      14-15 April 2012, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Great Scale Model Train Show (external link)
      10-11 December 2011, at The B&O Railroad Museum at the Festival of Trains
(external link)

      10-11 September 2011, at Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall

       6-7 August 2011, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Greenberg Train Show (external link)

       9-10 April 2011, at Timonium Fairgrounds, Great Scale Model Train Show (external link)

       6-7 December 2010, at The B&O Railroad Museum at the Festival of Trains (external link)

       11-20 December 2009, at Liriodendron Mansion, Bel Air, Maryland (external link)       

General Modular layout shapes and dimensions (Adobe PDF format)

S-turn using one inside 45, one 2'x2' and one outside 45

U-shape using two inside 90s and six outside 90s

L-shape using two 45s and a 2'x4' on the inside curve

G-shape Version 1.1 using two inside 90 curves

G-shape Version 1.3 using Wye and two 45s and a 2'x4' on inside curve

Edgewood Hall, Room 132 showing dimensions of the empty room

Modular layout designs from previous displays (Adobe PDF format)

                    Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2014

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2014

                   Historical Society of Harford County, November-December 2013

Layout for Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2013

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2013

Great Scale Model Train Show (as built, two pages), Timonium, April 2013

Proposed for Historical Society of Harford County, November-December 2012

Proposed for Saint Andrew's Church, Silver Spring, November 2012

      providing return loops for Western Maryland Railway Historical Society

As built layout for Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, 8 September 2012

Proposed layout for Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, 8 September 2012

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2012

      Proposed Display with Meade Area Railroad Society in 20' x 52'

      Display outward bowed with Meade Area Railroad Society in 20' x 52'

      Overall Show floor plan showing Harford Modular location

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, July 2012

Great Scale Model Train Show (as built), Timonium, April 2012

Festival of Trains at the B&O Railroad Museum, 10-11 December 2011

Concept for Harford Community College, September 2011

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2011

      Joint display with Meade Area Railroad Society (MARRS)

      Overall Show floor plan showing Harford Modular location

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, June 2011

Great Scale Model Train Show, Timonium, April 2011

      joint display with Western Maryland Railway Historical Society

      showing only the Harford Modular Group portion of layout

Festival of Trains at the B&O Railroad Museum, December 2010

Saint Andrew's Church, Silver Spring, November 2010

      providing return loops for Western Maryland Railway Historical Society

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2010

Greenberg Show, Timonium, July August 2010

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, June 2010

Great Scale Model Train Show, Timonium, April 2010

      joint display with Western Maryland Railway Historical Society

      Using 91 modules from both groups and 415 feet (6.84 scale miles) mainline

Liriodendron Mansion, Bel Air, December 2009

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Sept 2009

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2009

Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center, June 2009

Great Scale Model Train Show, Timonium, April 2009

      joint display with Western Maryland Railway Historical Society

Liriodendron Mansion, Bel Air, December 2008

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2008

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2008

Harford Community College, Room 132, June 2008, actually used

Harford Community College, proposed for June 2008, but not used

Liriodendron Mansion, Bel Air, December 2007

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2007

Greenberg Show, Timonium, August 2007

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2006

National Train Show / NMRA Convention, Philadelphia, June 2006

       full layout showing 134 modules from six clubs & 602 feet of mainline

National Train Show 2006 showing Harford Modular's section in yellow

Church of the Resurrection , Joppatown, May 2006

Greenberg presents the Great Train Expo, Timonium, January 2006

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2005

Church of the Resurrection, Joppatown, July 2005

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2004

Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, September 2003

 

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