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Here's a new video from an actual video camera I bought in December. All the other videos are from a Sony digital still camera.
Just a short video with real sound. Enjoy
VIDEO: http://webpages.charter.net/d712/modelrr7.wmv (960KB)
Sorry for not responding sooner. Thanks for the comments all!!
Just any video from the web that the sound fits.
Here's a site with great video: http://users.adelphia.net/~mattlawler/new/
1MB give or take
lol. That would be something if it sounded like that for real.
Here's a link to Above Southern California Rails: http://www.pentrex.com/atrcdvd.html
That is a great video and the DVD also includes Above 3751 Over Cajon which follows the steam engine from LA to Barstow.
Also Google Earth is a great program to view cities and such. http://earth.google.com/
It's been awhile since a new video. So here's a short one. I'm working on scenery so I can take more videos. The sound for this video is from a video I took of an actual train. Listen for the air pressure release.
Something new, click on the thumbnail. (400KB)
Since the gate is isulated from the rest of the layout it needs to be powered.
Here is a DPDT (Double Pole Double Throw) switch under the gate used to change the polarity of the tightest leg of the wye. That leg is in a block which means it's isulated from the rest of the trackwork...
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