Scale Rails of Southwest Florida
|The Depot, 1262 Piney Road, North Ft Myers, 33903|
We are a group of people in the greater Fort Myers, Florida area who are interested in Model Railroading. We have among our membership people with a wide range of experience in modeling, from beginners to Master Modelers. We are constantly working to improve our HO, HOn3 and N Scale layouts. We are always open to new members.
2021 Annual Train Show:
Feb 20-21, 2021 is cancelled
Club Open to Members:
See Covid quidelines on Activites page
Welcome Bruce Malcolm
General Club Meetings:
-Planning a meeting for November. Stay tuned for details
Scale Rails Board
-Electing three positions
-Added 2nd C Yard Booster
-Added Amp meters for the 4 new boosters
-Added dual turnout/LED control for Pueblo crossover
-Signal improvements for Pueblo Show track and San Bernardino Mainline
-Moved PSX products in Upper Helix away from tracks
Scale Rails will be closed to the public until medical and state officials say it is safe to be open. Hoping to open in a few months.
No General Club meeting at the Depot (June - October). Working on a format for November.
Hours Open to the Public when possible [currently closed]:
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday; 10:00am to about 2:00pm.
Admission: Free. Donations always appreciated.
Closed on Holidays and Holiday Weekends.
Often trains are not running during the lunch hour 12-1. Might have a video playing.
** Normally on the second Saturday of each month we have a business meeting from 11:00am-12:00pm. During the meeting we are closed to visitors. During the summer months (May-Oct) we continue to have monthy meetings but do not expect to have a quarum. Email will be used if an issue needs to be voted on by the Founder members.
Directions: We are in North Fort Myers, at 1262 Piney Road. It is easiest to take business 41 to Pondella Rd (west). We are just before Rt. 41 and in back of the Speedway station. Turn right on Piney Rd, then 300 feet on right.
All members of Scale Rails of Southwest Florida are also members in the National Model Railroad Association, and the Sunshine Region. For more information about these organizations please go to their web sites, which can be reached by clicking on their names in our menu to the left side.
|Scale Rails of Southwest Florida|
The E-Depot Created: 8/23/2015
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