Make Tracks to Eugene

April 21-24, 2020


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The following clinics are scheduled to be presented at the 2020 PNR Convention in Eugene.  Check back later for specific schedule information.

Presenter                          Topic (Tentative)

Geoff Bunza                      Electronics

Geoff Bunza                      Electronics 2

Bill Decker                         Layout Design from the Prototype in Eugene

Joe Fugate                        Painting Models in a post-Floquil World

Joe Fugate                        Make it Run Like a Dream

Joe Fugate                        Siskiyou Line 2 Update

Jack Hamilton                   Model Railroad Toolbox, Part 1

Jack Hamilton                   Model Railroad Toolbox, Part 2

Jack Hamilton                   Achievement Program Evaluation - The Inside Story

Paul Hobbs                       MOW Equipment

Paul Hobbs                       Kadee Couplers - a Treatise

Richard Kurschner            Computer-aided Traffic Generation

Richard Kurschner            3-D printing

Dave Lange                      3 Generations of Railroad Photography

Dave Lange                      The Southern Pacific in Oregon: Eugene Yard

Jim Moomaw                     What's in the Dispatcher's Office?

Jim Moomaw                     Developing Signal Logic

Rich Pitter                         Use of Stencils for Building Signage

Dean Seehawer                Make and Take Laser Kit (part 1). See below. 

Dean Seehawer                Make and Take Laser Kit (part 2). See below.

Cal Sexsmith                    Layout Design Bootcamp

Cal Sexsmith                    Applying Layout Design Principles to a Home Layout

Brian Stokes                    Successfully Implementing TT & TO at a Club

Brian Stokes                    Getting Real(istic) about Car Forwarding:

                                        Prototypical Waybills

Al Turnbull                       Basic Wiring

Al Turnbull                       Scenery: Back to Basics

Roger Walker                   Modeling Turbulent Water Part 1

Roger Walker                   Modeling Turbulent Water Part 2

Paul West                        Model Railroad Safety



Jack Hamilton                  Pan Pastels

Ed Schaenzer                  Texturing, Weathering, and Finishing Wood Structures with Chalk

Al Turnbull                       Soldering Track Feeders

Ed Liesse                         Kadee Coupler Tune-Up

Christopher Jones &         Making Trees

Roger Rasmussen


Interested in giving a clinic at this year's convention?  Email Jeroen Gerritsen - .

For the Make and Take Clinic, the class will be building an HO scale Motrak Kit, #83004 MOW Shed over a two day period. The cost of the class is $30 per person. The class size will be limited to 25 people. A recommended tool list will be available here soon. For additional information, contact Dean Seehawer - .