October 2017 edition of TrainMasters TV (1h 59m)

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On the October edition of TrainMasters TV: 1) Railway Life: part 2; 2) Digital structures; 3) Weathering Steam: 2; 4) Start Small, THINK BIG: Operation; 5) BONUS - A swinging lift-out.

 

Railway Life: part 2 on TrainMasters TV October 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act I - Railway Life: part 2 (19:20)

Stan Carlson is the curator at the Salamanca Railroad Museum. His passion for telling the story of his town - and the trains that served it - is keeping railroad history alive. Part 2 of 2.


Digital structures on TrainMasters TV October 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act II - Digital structures (28:36)

Miles Hale shows us how he uses Model Builder Software to design and print his own custom flats and background buildings.


Weathering Steam, part 2 on TrainMasters TV October 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Act III - Notch 8: Weathering Steam: 2 (33:49)

Alan Houtz from Iwata-Medea airbrushes discusses how steam engines get grimy, and shows us methods for weathering freight locomotives. Part 2 of 3.


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

Act IV - Start Small, THINK BIG: Operation (34:31)

In the final TOMA project-layout segment Miles Hale and guest Bob Fallowfield review principles of operation and enjoy switching cars at the East Pittsfield Industrial Park.


Special bonus segments ...

 

A swinging lift-out on TrainMasters TV October 2017 edition - brought to you by Model Railroad Hobbyist magazine

Bonus - A swinging lift-out (2:30)

Miles Hale brings you tips from his basement workshop as he builds his layout. This month: Ideas for building a better hinged lift-out at the layout room entrance.