August 2015 edition of TrainMasters TV (1h 51m)

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On the August edition of TrainMasters: 1) Pete Smith's Loon Lake Railway; 2) Modeling brick and stone, with Don Railton; 3) Notch 8 - Blue box loco chassis upgrade; 4) Ken's Roundhouse - The HiAd truck; plus Bonuses: TCS WOW Sound diesel demo and Running footage of Pete Smith's Loon Lake

 

Pete Smith's Loon Lake Railway on TrainMasters TV August 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act I - Pete Smith's Loon Lake Railway (13:48)

The Loon Lake Railway & Navigation Company is a railroad that could have been. Pete Smith and his friends have been working on this Sn3 beauty for over 16 years.


Don Railton models brick/stone on TrainMasters TV August 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act II - Don Railton models brick/stone (22:35)

Artist Don Railton returns to The Backshop Clinic to demonstrate his method for carving brick and stone in high-density styrofoam.


Blue box Overland chassis upgrade on TrainMasters TV August 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act III - "Blue box" Overland chassis upgrade (27:05)

TrainMasters TV exclusive new series: Notch 8 - techniques for super-detailing, painting and weathering locos and rolling stock from award-winning modelers. We upgrade the chassis on a Blue Box diesel in the first episode.


Ken's Roundhouse - Hi-Ad loco trucks on TrainMasters TV August 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act IV - Ken's Roundhouse - Hi-Ad loco trucks (5:10)

What exactly is a Hi-Ad locomotive truck? How does it work? Railroad historian Ken Goslett explains in Ken's Roundhouse.


Special bonus segments ...

 

Loon Lake Railway Running footage on TrainMasters TV August 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Bonus 1 - Loon Lake Railway Running footage (8:39)

Sit back and enjoy un-narrated footage of Pete Smith's Sn3 layout. The story of the Loon Lake Railway & Navigation Company is featured in the August 2015 edition of TrainMasters TV.


TCS WOWSound Diesel Demo on TrainMasters TV August 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Bonus 2 - TCS WOWSound Diesel Demo (32:09)

John and JD Forsythe from Train Control Systems visit the studio to demonstrate the features of their new diesel WOWSound decoders.