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The Oregon Electric O-Gaugers enjoy sharing trains with the public and schedule display events several times throughout the year. You will see us at the Corvallis and Salem Libraries, and Valley River Center, and the Eugene Train Swap.

The club will have it’s layout at the Salem Library September 30 and October 1.

Model Train Exhibit:

  • Friday, September 30th from 12 noon to 6 PM
  • Saturday, October 1st from 10 AM to 2:30 PM

Anderson Rooms A and B

What’s an O Gauger ? .. A person who enjoys running or collecting O Gauge trains ( or O Scale)….. So …..

What’s an “O-Gauge” train ?…… Think of the Lionel trains of the 40’s and 50’s, but a slightly larger size…..

Most of our trains are O or 027, which both run on the same width 3 rail track. 027 is so named because its full circle of track has a 27” diameter. It is also the size of the original Lionel trains. The taller track for 0 generally is 31” to 72” full circle diameter, but the distance between the inside and outside rails is the same as 027, so the smaller 027 stock can run on the 0 track.

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