January 2017 edition of TrainMasters TV (1h 46m)

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On the January edition of TrainMasters TV: 1) 3D Printing at Home, part 4; 2) The narrow gauge niche; 3) Start Small, THINK BIG; 4) Loksound Decoder/Bowser Install.

 

3D Printing at Home, p4 on TrainMasters TV January 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act I - 3D Printing at Home, p4 (10:17)

Many see 3D printing as the ultimate solution for making model parts: in this episode we discuss ways to use the printer for making fixtures for holding things in place.


The Narrow gauge niche on TrainMasters TV January 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act II - Narrow gauge niche (22:17)

David Woodhead discusses What does it take to build a credible roster of locomotives and rolling stock for a narrow gauge railroad that never existed.


Start Small, THINK BIG on TrainMasters TV January 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act III - Start Small, THINK BIG - Intro (27:08)

Miles Hale and friends build a project layout in the TrainMasters TV studio using the principles of The "One Module" Approach, also known as TOMA.


Loksound decoder Install on TrainMasters TV January 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act IV - Loksound Decoder/Bowser Install (46:11)

Matt Herman of ESU does a complete install of the decoder and two speakers in a Bowser SD40-2.