About

Welcome to “New Tracks” Modeling

My name is Jim Kellow MMR.  I love God, Country, Family, and Model Railroading.

“New Tracks”  is the Name of my series  of articles, about Modeling and Mentoring.  They are published in S Scale Resource and O Scale Resource online magazines. I host twice weekly, Zoom and Live Streaming Youtube, Meetups (Wednesday and Saturday Evenings at 7pm EST), and the Bi-Monthly Virtual Train Shows. 

Please register at  this Web Site to stay in touch and see my modeling, and get advance notice of Weekly Zoom Meetups and Zoom Bi-Monthly  Virtual Train Shows. Thank you.

To know more about me:

I have been a  Model Railroader since I was about 5 years old and got my first Lionel Train for Christmas.  I have been a member of most model railroad associations over the years.  I love model building and my models have won numerous Model Railroad Modeling contest

I hold every Achievement Program Award the National Model Railroading Association (NMRA) offers (7th person in the World to get them all) including their designation of Master Model Railroader (MMR #202).

I have served in various Elected and appointed positions in the NMRA.  These positions include Regional VP, Division Superintendent, Regional Achievement Program Chairman for Three regions and Regional Contest Chairman for two Regions  My articles have been published by various model Railroad publications for over 30 years.

For  the last 3 years, my “New Tracks” series has been published in both S Scale Resource and O Scale Resource online magazines. This May 2020, I started twice weekly  Zoom “New Tracks” Meetups that are broadcast live on Zoom and live streamed on YouTube.

I also host  “New Tracks” Zoom Virtual Train Shows.  The first Train Show  was held on September 19, 2020 and was very successful. More Zoom Train Shows are planned for the future.

Please follow this page to stay in touch, see details about future events and see my latest modeling.  Thanks.