February 2014 edition of TrainMasters TV (2 hr 52 min)

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In this special edition of TrainMasters TV, join host Miles Hale as he visits layouts and manufacturers at the Amherst Model Railroad Show in Springfield, Massachussetts, probably the largest such show in North America.

 

Introduction to the Amherst Railway Society annual railroad hobby show on TrainMasters TV February 2014 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act I - Introduction to the Amherst annual show (14:26)

In this segment, we get backstory on the Amherst Show, we look in-depth at the Narragansett Bay Rwy & Navigation On30 Free-Mo layout, and finally we talk with Athearn about some new products.


We tour a full-sized 2-foot gauge boxcar on TrainMasters TV February 2014 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act II - Amherst, Part 2 - touring a full-sized NG boxcar (11:31)

In Amherst Show part 2, we tour a full-sized 2-foot gauge boxcar as well as look at some new products you may not have heard about.


Central New York Modelers sectional layout  on TrainMasters TV February 2014 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act III - Amherst, Part 3 - Central New York Modelers (14:48)

We see the award-winning Afinia 3D printer, we take in the Central New York Modelers sectional layout, and we check out Lunde Studios' structures.


We visit a beautifully-detailed F-scale sectional layout on TrainMasters TV February 2014 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act IV - Amherst show, part 4 (12:59)

In part 4 we visit a beautifully-detailed F-scale sectional layout, discuss software and lighting products, and wrap up with a look at the largest layout of the how.


Special bonus segments ...

 

Chris Lyon teaches Lionel Strang to paint a backdrop

Bonus segment - The Backshop Clinic: Painting backdrops. (40:14)

Chris Lyon teaches Lionel Strang to paint a backdrop.


MRH Publisher Joe Fugate talks with Mike Confalone about his Allagash Railway layout

Bonus segment - Building and operating the Allagash Railway - special interview with Mike Confalone. (78:19)

MRH Publisher Joe Fugate talks with Mike Confalone about his Allagash Railway layout.