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These are updated from time to time, newest at the bottom
Here is a link to Tony Thompson's blog Modeling The SP. He is an author of many articles in print, great modeler and has such fantastic information on his blog http://modelingthesp.blogspot.ca/
Here is a link to sector plates that was pointed out to me by Peter. I have 2 of these on my layout and they work great. http://model-railroad-hobbyist.com/node/6401
Here is a link to how to weather styrene to look like old wood, it is easy and works very well. This is the process I use
Here is a link for the Northern Rails operations event, we have bi-yearly event on even numbered years. Van Rails in BC takes place in odd numbered years.
Here is a link to the Edmonton Model Railroad Association, what a great layout and a fantastic group of guys http://www.emra.club/
Here is a link to my friend Norm's blog he has a great layout and is also in to operations. Norman is an ex CNR dispatcher and a great resource to have around.
Links to a couple of internet fast clocks that are free Widows Fast Clock by Wesley Steiner and an app called "Model Railway Fast Clock" for Android and is on Google Play which has a lot of promise.
This is a link to Scale Model Plans. If you don't mind scratch building but don't want to draw them out in AutoCad Tom has done the drawing for you. Scale Model Plans They are drawn and laid out well. They have lots of Canadian content. You get PDF's of the drawings so you just have to cut them out, glue them down and cut out your pieces. Similar to the process I describe in my post on building scratch models. Tom also has lots of good tutorials also on his site.
This is the link to Mark Schultzer's web page http://markschutzer.com/ there are lots of good article's and clinics Mark has done around brass locomotive repair. He does amazing work and if you are doing anything with brass you need to have a look at this page.