S-scale's History

On this page we capture a historical timeline of how 1:64, 3/16"-to-the-foot, S-scale modeling came about, and how it evolved. When new details come to the attention of the webmaster, this page will be updated.

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NASG History

Bob Jackson wrote a series of articles over a three year period (1986 to 1989) in the NASG Dispatch. The articles described the early days of "S" as well as the story of the beginnings of the NASG up to the early 1980s. Although the PDF versions of those issues are available on this web site, we have compiled the complete story from those articles in one page so you can read them here:

The NASG Story: A History by Bob Jackson

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