The RPM Conference crew has pulled together a first-rate experience for the upcoming Naperville event on October 27 & 28, at the Northern Illinois University Conference Center. Speakers and presentations are the core of prototype modeler gatherings. Thirty-five modelers and historians are on the program with a diverse selection of topics. Most of these will be offered twice across the two day event. Have you seen the line up on the website? A tentative schedule has been posted on that page. Remember, the schedule is subject to change.Continue reading RPM Conference – Time is ticking
We are two months away from the 2023 RPM Conference in Naperville, IL. The dates are October 27 & 28 and the event will be held in the Northern Illinois University Naperville campus conference center (seen in the lead photo). Registrations have been strong. We hope you are making plans to attend.Continue reading RPM Conference update
Resin Car Works announces a new HO scale gondola kit! This is another one-piece car body casting to ease assembly time and effort.Continue reading New Monon gondola kit and RPM announcements
Dave Owens coordinates the New England/Northeast Railroad Prototype Modelers (NERPM) meet. It’s coming up June 16-18. He and I (Eric Hansmann, RCW web guy) have fielded questions over the years about RPM meets. Many people want to know what they are all about. Dave recently posted a great RPM description on the NERPM Facebook page. Here’s his work.Continue reading What is an RPM?