2024 March “O” Scale Meet –  General Schedule

Thursday March 14 -Sunday March 17, 2024

Updated February 17, 2024


Thursday March 14, 2024

12 Noon – 5:00 pm Ted Schnepf FULL LENGTH Operating Session

Reservations Required:  EMAIL: railsunlimited2@gmail.com  

Day and Evening Layout Tours (See Layout Tour Schedule)


Friday March 15, 2024

1:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dealer Setup: No Trading Allowed

1:00 pm sharp! Illinois Railway Museum Guided Tour

Day and Evening Layout Tours (See Layout Tour Schedule)

6:30 pm -8:00 pm General O Scale Discussion Meeting 

8:00 pm -9:30 pm Proto:48 Discussion Meeting


Saturday March 16, 2024

8:00 am – 9:00 am Dealer Setup. No Trading Allowed

9:00 am – 5:00 pm Show

9:00 am – 11:00 am Model Contest Entries Accepted

11:00 am until finished  Model Contest Evaluations and Open for Quiet Viewing

11:00 am O Scale Central Meeting

12:30 pm 3-D printing Round Table, Sarah Griessenboeck and Friends

2:00 pm Modeling a town for a museum display, Jim Rindt

3:00 pm Modeling 2 Rail O Scale in small spaces, Eric Bacchi

3:30 pm Awards announced and Models available for pickup between 4 and 4:30 pm.

4:00 pm Facebook:  2-Rail O Scale & Proto:48 Model Railroading Meet and 

Greet with Ken Burney.

Time TBD NKP Modelers Meeting with David Vaughn

7:00 pm – 12 Midnight Social with cash bar in Foyer sponsored by O Scale Central

Evening Layout Tours (See Layout Tour Schedule)


Sunday March 17, 2024

9:00 am – 2:00 pm Show

10:00 am.             Custom turnout building, James Schultz

11:30 am Using Microscope Slides for Window Glass, Ken Burney

Afternoon Layout Tours (See Layout Tour Schedule)

Clinic Room is available for Forum Groups to use for gatherings when not in use please contact committee at ChicagoMeet@yahoo.com to schedule the use of the room.