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    World's lightest Model railroad helix?

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video. Something a little different, maybe interesting. On our Youtube channel. Model railroad helix using lightweight, easy to handle and cut materials. Joey
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    Video - An inside look at Customizing Locomotives

    In this video we take a look at customizing locomotives using a variety of methods and techniques. With Brandon Bennett as our guest modeler, we take a stock commercially available locomotive and turn it into free lance piece for use on our layouts and dioramas. Thumbnail Or direct link on...
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    Fall Season Model Railroading video

    I thought some might enjoy some virtual model railroading featuring our Spruce Coal & Timber adorned in Fall colors. Enjoy and have a great weekend! Joey Ricard On our YouTube Channel at http://youtu.be/JPmxWHP5GiA
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    Quick fun video - Summer heat down in the hollar!

    I thought some might enjoy a simple video of trains running on our display layout. On our Youtube channel at http://youtu.be/QzETOZ2ZIDM
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    Latest Video - Weathering - Simple Method and Budget Supplies

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video How-To Model Realistic Weathering - Simple Method and Budget Supplies In this video I show just how easy it is to create believable and fairly realistic weathering effects for frieght cars. Using a simple method and budget supplies we take a basic...
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    Latest video - Update #11 How-To Start a River Scene & bridge supports

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video for our project layout In this video, we start our river scene and take care of bridge supports in an effort to move forward to the "real scenery" on the Mountain side of the layout. In our "Sidetracked" segment, we take a look at the model railroad...
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    Latest Video - Layout Update #10 Bridges and Weathering Track

    BUILDING A MODEL RAILROAD - LAYOUT UPDATE #10 - BUILDING BRIDGES - WEATHERING TRACK In this video we build bridges and start weathering track on Mountain Side of our layout. We discuss bridge selection and touch on building bridges from kits and kit bashing. We move on to weathering track on...
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    Latest Video - A look at TRACK WARRANT CONTROL for model railroading

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video In this video we take a look at Track Warrant Control for model railroading with real world video examples, graphics, illustrations and more. With some much needed humor, we cover a variety of interesting topics related to Track Warrant Control. We...
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #9 Terrain from start to finish

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video! BUILDING A MODEL RAILROAD - LAYOUT UPDATE #9 - How-To Create Landforms and Terrain In this video we discuss and demonstrate various techniques used to create landforms, hills and terrain as it relates to model railroads and our current display...
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    Latest Video - Progress Update #8 Controls, cool stuff, Train Show, New Locos + more

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video! In this video we finish installing controls on the Mountain side of the layout and take a look at our newest locomotives. In our "Sidetracked" segment we share some great model railroad infoand visit a great forum and layout build in progress. We...
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #7 Cool Stuff/Wiring/Touch Toggle Controls

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video. BUILDING A MODEL RAILROAD - Layout Update #7 Cool Stuff/Wiring/Touch Toggle Controls In this video we install wiring, turnouts and Touch toggle controls in a budget based picture frame panel. We take a few minutes in our "Sidetracked" segment to...
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #6 Roadbed, Track Laying - Hidden Bridges

    I thought some might enjoy our latest layout progress video Update #6 In this video we install roadbed, track, turnouts, add wire feeders and we tackle the hidden bridges that will connect the entire layout. With some much needed humor, we cover a variety of interesting topics related to...
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #5 Sub-Roadbed, Real Scouting and cabooses

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video - Layout Update #5 In this video we near completion of the benchwork as we create the sub-roadbed. We visit the area we are modeling and see some beautiful scenery and real vintage equipment. We take a look at our custom cabooses with rear lighting...
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #4 Benchwork/Painting Locos

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video - Layout Update #4 In this video we build the main benchwork and follow Brandon as he customizes locomotives for our freelance theme. With some much needed humor, we cover a variety of interesting topics related to benchwork construction and painting...
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #3-1/2 Sneak Peek

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video which is a quick look at the start of our locomotive and rolling stock fleet for the new layout. Have a great weekend, Joey Ricard On our Youtube channel at http://youtu.be/sRYzxOTtnZ0
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    Latest Video - Layout Progress #3

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video! Layout Progress Update #3 In this one we go over some of the on-layout equipment we will use including track, turnouts, controls and we touch on scene development. On our Youtube channel at http://youtu.be/CgVk0Bgi0RU
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    Our Latest Video - Get the Layout Started/ Model Scale

    I thought some might enjoy our latest video! Layout Progress Update In this video we get the layout started. With some much needed humor, we cover a variety of interesting topics related to building our new model railroad. We reveal what scale we are modeling in and move on to how we design...
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    Latest Video - Intro to our new project layout!

    I thought some might enjoy seeing our new project layout get started. On our Youtube channel at https://youtu.be/6RL4bbIkFBw
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    Our latest video - Fun with Dioramas in Model Railroading

    I thought some might enjoy this look into building model railroad dioramas. In this video we take a look at model railroad dioramas which can be an interesting and exciting way to enjoy modeling railroading in a very small space. Dioramas are especially well suited to those that do not have...
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    Latest Video - Developing Scenes on your Model Railroad!

    I thought some might enjoy this. Developing Scenes on your Model Railroad! On our Youtube channel at http://youtu.be/uSWLP0ZQJ8k http://youtu.be/uSWLP0ZQJ8k




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