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