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NMRA Winter Board Meeting
Posted: 2022-11-09

The National Model Railroad Association (NMRA) will hold its Winter board meeting on Friday, January 27, 2023 at Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, Massachusetts. NMRA board members from Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States will be in attendance.

The NMRA will also have a booth at the Railroad Hobby Show the next two days - January 28 & 29. NMRA board members and department heads will be on hand to answer questions about the NMRA and promote the 2023 convention in Texas.

miniprints full-body scanning
Posted: 2022-09-06

Full-body 3d scanning at the 2023 Railroad Hobby Show

miniprints is bringing their full-body scanning system to the 2023 Railroad Hobby Show. So, if you need a scale image of yourself for your layout (and who doesn't...), you will be able to add a feature to your model railroad that few others will have.

The scanning process takes about 20 minutes and the cost of the mini-me scan is $89.99US. Five figures in N HO S or O scales are included, and the five can be a mix of scales.

To schedule a scan, visit: https://www.miniprints.com/springfield 

Delivery of the figures will be approximately two weeks after the Railroad Hobby Show.

miniprints (yup, small m) is a 3D printing company that fills an important niche in the model railroad world - super detail parts. Birds, animals, people, objects, vehicles, and just about anything else can be brought to life in N HO S and O scales by miniprints.

More at: miniprints.com