September 2015 edition of TrainMasters TV (1h 44m)

Watch September 2015 Show preview
On the September edition of TrainMasters: 1) 2015 NMRA National Train Show hosted by Miles Hale (2 parts) ; 2) Upgrading blue box loco roof-top fans on Notch 8; 3) Quick building interiors on the Backshop Clinic; plus Bonus: Easy open top loads by Miles Hale.

 

2015 National Train Show report: 1 on TrainMasters TV September 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act I - 2015 National Train Show report: 1 (18:36)

Miles Hale visits the 2015 National Train Show in Portland, Oregon and discovers the wide range of diversity our hobby offers. Part one of two.


2015 National Train Show report: 2 on TrainMasters TV September 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act II - 2015 National Train Show report: 2 (18:25)

Miles Hale returns to the show floor of the 2015 National Train Show in Portland, Oregon. Part two of two.


Blue box roof fan upgrade on TrainMasters TV September 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act III - "Blue box" roof fan upgrade (28:17)

Model builder Efram Ellenbogen returns to the TrainMasters TV studio to do more work on his Athearn SD40-2. Who would have thought that replacing cast-on rooftop fans with detailed parts be so easy?


Easy building interiors on TrainMasters TV September 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act IV - Easy building interiors (13:49)

A few details on the walls and roof of a structure can add realism, but don't forget the interior. Modeler Miles Hale shares some quick tips for giving buildings a lived-in look.


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Open top loads on TrainMasters TV September 2015 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Bonus - Open top loads (25:45)

Miles Hale demonstrates quick fixes for empty freight cars.