New York Society of Model Engineers
341 Hoboken Road
Carlstadt, New Jersey 07072

(201) 939-9212
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ANNUAL SWAP MEET - Saturday October 25th
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     The New York Society of Model Engineers is an organization dedicated to the education and promotion of the hobby of model railroading and the preservation of American railroad history. It is the oldest model railroad club in America. Come visit us on our work meeting nights every Friday at 7 pm.


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October 25, 2014

Swap Meet will be held at St. Joseph's School in East Rutherford from 9 am to 2 pm.

October 08, 2014

Work is in progress to install an operating semaphore signal bridge on the O Scale layout.

August 26, 2014

A new video has been added on Making Resistor Wheelsets for model railroad train detection and signaling. It can be found in the PROJECTS section or by clicking here.

August 02, 2014

The HO Gauge railroad has undergone an extensive rewiring project that is nearing completion. During the work, the location of the main DCC control and boosters were moved to consolidate all of the control centers. The final phase is wire the new interlocking for detection and signal installation. The dual double track truss bridges were repaired and upgraded while they were removed for installation of the new interlocking project.

July 18, 2014

Roadbed has begun to be installed on the new interlocking and branch line connection on the HO Gauge. By the end of August the mainline trackwork will be completed and most of the work on the first phase of the new and connecting branchline trackwork.

June 11, 2014

Work continues on the O Gauge with work on installing a new yard control panel. Work on repairing the trackwork and overhead wire of the O Gauge trolley line is progressing.




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New York Society of Model Engineers

341 Hoboken Road, Carlstadt, New Jersey 07072

Tel: (201) 939-9212                          Email:

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