May 2016 edition of TrainMasters TV (1h 45m)

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On the May edition of TrainMasters TV: 1) S-Cab wireless battery power; 2) Installing air hoses; 3) Rick Norris’ Rio Grande Southern; 4) Loksound “Full Throttle” Demo; plus Bonus: ESU/Loksound Decoder >aha moment< tip.

 

S-Cab wireless battery power on TrainMasters TV May 2016 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act I - S-Cab wireless battery power (25:50)

The Stanton S-Cab is one option for modelers who want to break away from traditional methods of powering locomotives and try wireless battery power. Miles Hale shows how he installed S-Cab and made it work for his particular situation.


Installing air hoses on TrainMasters TV May 2016 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act II - Installing air hoses (11:37)

In this Notch 8 segment hosted by Trevor Marshall, professional modeler Pierre Oliver wraps up his contribution on freight car detailing by showing us his techniques for installing coupler air hoses.


Rick Norris' Rio Grande Southern on TrainMasters TV May 2016 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act III - Rick Norris' Rio Grande Southern (23:21)

Since its creation, the Rio Grande Southern railway struggled to be successful, and survived far longer than anyone expected. On30 modeler Rick Norris identifies with the 'can-do' attitude of the people who built it with his rendition of this famous rail line.


Loksound 'Full Throttle' Demo on TrainMasters TV May 2016 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act IV - Loksound 'Full Throttle' Demo (40:27)

Matt Herman from ESU returns to DCC Decoded and gives an in-depth demonstration of ESU's newly-released 'Full Throttle' sound.


Special bonus segments ...

 

ESU/Loksound Decoder tip on TrainMasters TV May 2016 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Bonus 1 - ESU/Loksound Decoder tip (3:53)

Matt Herman from ESU provides some great aha moment insight for getting silky smooth performance from your locomotives with Loksound decoders.