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SP Roundhouse Lenzen Avenue
 
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Steam locomotives are being readied for their daily duties at the San Jose Southern Pacific roundhouse. Engines leave the roundhouse, move on to the turntable and are positioned to the desired track. Firemen firing up the locomotives, engineers check the gear, locomotives are being moved, tanks take water in. Locomotives move along, leave or enter the yard. Passenger and freight trains leave or pass the yard. Lots of action, surrounding scenery and buildings. No less than 30+ steam locomotives are present on the yard, both switchers and cab forwards. Identified steam locomotives 2847, 2826, 2777, 2781, 2713, 4105, 2410, 2487, 4109, 2474, 1287, 1773, 4435 The fifteen stall Lenzen Roundhouse was originally built in 1899 to serve the standard gauge San Jose-San Francisco rail commuter line and the narrow gauge South Pacific Coast Railroad replacing two existing structures for those lines. The South Pacific Coast operated from Alameda, down the East Bay marshlands to San Jose than over the mountains above Los Gatos on the way to Santa Cruz. Although the two railroads operated independently, both were early segments of Southern Pacific Railroad ownership. This roundhouse is unique because it was one of the few such structures built to serve two different gauged locomotives. The narrow gauge line was converted to standard gauge by 1909. The Lenzen facility would hold importance to local railroad operations for the next fifty years. During this time, steam locomotives assigned to the Roundhouse supported the commuter operation and the freight transportation requirements of the community's food processing industry. During the steam era a large number of employees worked out of the San Jose Roundhouse. In addition to locomotive engineers and firemen reporting for commute trains, switchers and local freights, a large number of boiler makers, machinists, laborers, herders and hostlers all worked under the direction of a roundhouse foreman. Many of the engine crews and roundhouse workers lived nearby in the area around Stockton Avenue and the railroad tracks which were within ear shot of the steam whistles and an easy walk to work at the roundhouse. The roundhouse force worked 24-hours a day servicing the large number of steam locomotives assigned to San Jose. After the second World War, many railroads including Southern Pacific, began purchasing new diesel powered locomotives to replace aging steam locomotives. A major factor toward this decision was reduced maintenance labor requirements of diesel locomotives. Subsequently, many locomotive facilities were either reduced in size or eliminated. In 1959, the Lenzen Roundhouse was reduced from fifteen stalls to a six stall configuration as the facility remained a necessity to support diesel locomotives used in both commute and freight service. As local food processing customers left the region, the number of diesel locomotives serviced at the San Jose Roundhouse were reduced. In addition, the railroad change its operating divisions as trains that once changed crews and locomotives in San Jose, began to literally pass thru, thereby reducing the number of locomotives maintained at the Lenzen facility. Despite these changes, the San Jose Roundhouse remained an integral component of local rail operation. Although the peninsula commute line was purchased by the local Joint Powers Agency in 1982, the Lenzen facility continued to service locomotives. Because of un-reinforced masonry codes enacted after the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, the roundhouse structure was determined to be unsafe and scheduled for demolition. The remaining locomotive servicing was moved to nearby locations. Preservation of the structure thereby became the focus of California Trolley and Railroad Corporation and other local interests. Recognizing the importance of this historic structure to its community, the Southern Pacific Railroad donated the building and turntable to Santa Clara County in 1994 for inclusion in a railroad museum. In 2000, the roundhouse was disassembled, palletized and moved to the county fairgrounds. Continue reading here http://ctrc.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=28:the-roundhouse-sign&catid=18:lenzen-roundhouse&Itemid=40 TIME STAMP 1956-57 ABOUT THE LOCATION AND THE PLANS FOR A MUSEUM Not only steam trains are long gone, much of the yard seen in this video has been cleared as well. A preservation group is still looking for a place to locate and set up a museum where the roundhouse could be rebuild. The preservation group should have a look at this great example, right here in my own home town .... http://stoomtram.nl/en
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2' gauge turntable
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Dave Clune's On3 Cascade County Narrow Gauge
 
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http://mrhmag.com - MRH visits Dave Clune's On3 layout: he knew he wanted to model a narrow gauge line, but he was also looking for something beyond Colorado. He was interested in the Nevada County Narrow Gauge, but lived in Oregon. His solution? Move the NCNG to Oregon and dub it the Cascade County Narrow Gauge. This video features Dave's Black Rock stamp mill which is fully operational with a super-detailed interior, including sound and lights.
Ford & Etal Light Railway - turntable
 
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15" gauge stream train on the turntable
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Denver & Rio Grande Durlin Branch On3 DCC Layout Tour With Dave Adams
 
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#trains #D&RGW #railroad #On3 The Durlin Branch is a free-lance mountain branch line of the 3 foot narrow gauge D&RGW fourth division hauling general freight, coal, ore concentrates, lumber, livestock and passengers. The branch ties into the San Juan Extension mainline in Chama NM, with Durango CO to the west and Alamosa CO to the east. The D&RGW had extensive dual gauge track at Alamosa, providing transfer of freight and passengers between the narrow and standard gauge railroads. Alamosa and Durango are represented by staging. Chama circa 1936 is a heavily condensed scene vitally important to the operation. It is a subdivision point, a helper terminal; and a terminal for the branch line trains. At Grandt Line Junction, the Durlin branch line takes off and climbs a steady 3.8% grade through Cresco and Toltec Tunnel up to Carrumba where the line splits. One line continues on to Fritz Park, then descends a 4% grade through Resin Creek to Durlin. The other branch serves Flint and a coal mine. Steam locomotives still rule on the narrow gauge lines. The pace is relaxed as befits a narrow gauge railroad, and saw-bys are simply all in a days work on the mountain. If you enjoy our content, please hit the "like" button and share it with your friends on social media! Join us on these other social media channels: FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/TSG-Multimedia/277760611632 Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TSGMultimedia ©2017 TSG Multimedia. All Rights Reserved.
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Cheyenne Depot Days 2012 Part 1 Photos + Narrow Gauge and O Gauge layouts
 
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Tour during cheyenne depot days May 19th 2012 with a quick tour of the upstairs narrow gauge layout.
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The Sibiu - Agnita Narrow Gauge Line 100 Years Old Anniversary
 
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The centenary of this narrow gauge line was celebrated in Agnita station on the 25th and 26th of September 2010. For this event a narrow gauge steam locomotive was brought to this station from CFF Moldovita. It was the "Budapest" 764-243 that once worked on Berzasca CFF line, and then was sold outside Romania, but from this year it is running again on CFF lines like Comandau and Moldovita or on the line from Brad-Criscior. Its home station is Criscior, but two days before the event in Agnita the locomotive was working beautifully in Moldovita. The locomotive was built in 1911 and now it is the only "Budapest" "mocanita", still active in Romania. At the same time this is the second oldest steam locomotive built in 1910, after the O&K "Mariuta" (764-211) (www.mocanita.ro). All day long, a special bike-powered-car made people move on the line as long as they could pedal. We made it for about two kilometres on the way to Sibiu... The station building, once used for passengers and now closed and abandoned, was transformed into an exhibition area for the special multimedia event. Inside the station visitors could find objects that once were used by people working on the line, alternatively some interviews with those particular workers could be heard. Old photos and a movie about the line reminded of the life on this narrow gauge track. The line has been very important for the communities in Valea Hartibaciului for the last 100 years. This aspect was illustrated by different traditional household objects as well as by some cloth items from this region. At the end of the station platform a special "slow-food" brunch delighted the participants on Saturday. This was the last event for 2010 organised by Transilvanian Brunch. And what better choice for location than the train station platform? This was especially chosen in order to be in harmony with the line anniversary. Local traditional food and drinks were prepared and brought in the station so the participants had a complete idea of what the line had been and how beautiful this region still is. On Sunday the steam locomotive pulled a green refurbished wagon for the official ceremony. After the Mayor's of Agnita and other guests' speeches the officials made a short trip by train and marked the anniversary moment by switching the signal "on". "On" for future projects and, I hope, for future trains on the line.
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The Worlds only DDA40X Diesel Locomotives in G Scale!
 
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I had a fantastic time hosting Gary Lattrel and his One-of-a-Kind DDA40X’s on Thursday, the 16th of April, 2015. What a fun three hours we had! And hopefully this video will showcase how incredible these Locomotives really are. Gary has built from scratch, two Union Pacific DDA40X Diesel Locomotives in G scale. Not only are they two of the most beautiful models I have ever seen, they are the only models of a DDA40X locomotive in G scale in the World! No other models exist anywhere that I am aware of. And these puppies performed extremely well that day; pulling a fairly long load around my layout. Gary has installed AirWire for the control and batteries for the power, along with Phoenix Sound, which brings out the realness in these locomotives. The AirWire gave these DD40's very good slow starting and stopping, along with all the other features that AirWire provides. And the batteries lasted the entire 3 hours we were running on the layout. A little background on the creation of these DDA40X’s by Gary Lattrel: These two DDA40X locomotives were manufactured using sophisticated software for the design, and State-of-the-Art upgraded 3D printers to bring them to life. Being blessed with having a son in the manufacturing business that uses these sophisticated - high end 3D printers, Gary has pursued building many G scale train items over the years, using these incredible 3D printers with the help of his son. And these DDA40X locomotives is his latest endeavor. Gary started off by buying an HO model of an Athearn DDA40X. He liked this model in HO for two reasons; first, because of the extensive amount of detail that Athearn used on that model; and second, because of the 1:87 scale, which is exactly three times the G scale ratio of 1:29. Hours and hours and hours were spent by Gary going over every inch of that Athearn model to establish the size and shape of all the details that made up that model. A high end software program was used to calculate all of this data inside a computer. Gary said it was an arduous task. But once completed, not only did it provided a means to view the finished model on any 3D axis imaginable, but it also provided a basis for the printers to do their magic! An FDM machine made most of the model using ABS plastic. This $400,000 plus machine is an extremely high-end 3D printer that uses paper thin layers of ABS plastic, laying it down in every direction, to form the body of the DDA40X. An equally expensive and high-end SLS machine, using nylon 12, made the side frames of the model. This same SLS machine also made the railings, which are all in one piece with no breaks, and is extremely strong. It also made the small detail parts like hoses, visors, MU cables, and light housings. The motor blocks and wheels are from a USAT SD-70, with a custom pivoting wheel and motor as the fourth axle needed to complete the DDA40X’s wheel set. This very customized piece of engineering by Gary proved vital in completing the look of the model because DDA40X’s have 4 axles, and there is nothing on the ready to run market with 4 axles. It also provided the flexibility in transversing the many layouts that these models would travel on. To me, this is something that USA Trains should look into if they ever made these larger 4 axle locomotives. It was pure genius on Gary’s part! Gary still has a few things left to complete on these models; glass in the windows - the lights in the back section of the locomotive and the strobe on top of the cab - some more stenciling - and a few more detail parts on the front and rear of the locomotives. I hope you have a great time viewing these incredible locomotives, as they transverse the “ Palo Verde and Southwestern Railroad.” I know I did!
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One of The Best On3 Narrow Gauge Model Railroad You Will Ever See. This is One Great Model Railroad.
 
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For more info and content go to: https://www.tracksidemodelrailroading.com/magazine/past-issues/2018-archive/jul-2018/ For the 2 hour DVD that features this layout and an Southern Pacific layout go to: https://www.tracksidemodelrailroading.com/magazine/past-issues/2018-archive/jul-2018/072018dvd/ Visit Dave Clune's proto-freelanced layout based on the Nevada County Narrow Gauge but set in Oregon from 1925-1932. His Cascade County Narrow Gauge is in On3 and is beautifully scenicked. Dave focuses on mining on his pike, which features detailed, scratch-built structures and interesting operations. His steam locomotives are modeled after many of the NCNG's locomotives and the mines and stamp mill are based on prototypical structures from the time period. We think you will enjoy seeing the operations of this impressive layout. Thank you for viewing my YouTube channel. Please subscribe and a thumbs up if you enjoyed the video. Thanks again, Ross
Como, CO - Becoming a Railroad Town Again
 
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I had the pleasure of being in Como, CO on September 2, 2017 to witness the second run of, and also have a ride behind engine #4, Klondike Kate. Many thanks go out to all the volunteers and supporters who are helping Como become a railroad town once again!
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Millhouse River Studio Turntable - Carriage House 3 Rail Layout
 
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Here's a quick video of my Millhouse River Studio Turntable in action. It has the programmable indexing system. This thing rocks.
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Test of new Z gauge layout.
 
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Running an American AZL Big Boy with 22 Märklin passenger coaches. (Please excuse mix of continental stock) .
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Wye Track Building Assembly Fixture
 
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Available from Fast Tracks at: http://tinyurl.com/7vdzj6e This track building assembly fixture makes it easy to build NMRA compliant wyes for your model railroad that are smooth running and trouble free. They are available for all of the following popular standard and narrow gauges: HO, HOn3, HOn30, N, Nn3, O, On2, On3, On30, S, Sn2 and Sn3.
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4-6-0 steam engine on turntable california state railroad museum
 
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Laws 2016  Brill Car Video
 
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The Laws Railroad Museum and Historic Site is not just another train museum. Located on the site of the Laws Railroad station and rail yard, the land, 1883 depot and other buildings, and the last train, were donated to Inyo County and the City of Bishop by the Southern Pacific Railroad in 1960. The museum is operated by the Bishop Museum and Historical Society under contract with those two agencies. The gift deed from the Southern Pacific Company to the county and city reads as follows: "In appreciation of the interest of Inyo County and the City of Bishop in preserving the memory of the Far West's last common carrier narrow gauge railroad, the Keeler Branch, Southern Pacific Company is pleased to donate steam locomotive No. 9 together with other rolling stock, and the Laws Station building and surrounding installations for safekeeping in behalf of generations to come."
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Walthers HO Diamond coal mine and update. Enjoy!
 
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Walters 120’ turntable and 12 stall round house
Immersive Railroading 1.2.0 Update
 
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In this video, I show features of the updated track system. * Locked track direction * Switches at any angle * Turn Tables!
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A tour of the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
 
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I visited the Nevada County Narrow Gauge RR Museum in Nevada City, a small but well-run museum with lovingly restored equipment from the NCNG, the West Side Lumber Co., and other roads. Museum website: http://www.ncngrrmuseum.org/
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Nasonville Valley RR in the Rain
 
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I took this video on March 30, 2010. You see pictures without the rain and video with the rain. My old turntable pit gives a real show - about 3' of water in the pit. Glad we move the turntable. The old one got filled every big storm.
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Durango Turntable HOn3
 
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ES&NA SW-1 on the turntable
 
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Ex-MoPac SW-1 with a k5la horn on an Ex-Frisco turntable. Video taken 10/15/11 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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Southern Pacific / Lost Dutchman RR (LDRR) - Part 3
 
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David Doiron's - 1967 Southern Pacific / Lost Dutchman RR (LDRR) With Stephen Atwell, Eric Hall & Dean LDRR Track Plan - http://desertops.org/images/Dutchman/... Desert Ops - Phoenix Oct., 2016 - http://desertops.org http://desertops.org/dutchman.html The two different railroads are depicted with an interchange at Tempe AZ in a “could have been” alternate history. It is August of 1967, and cotton, citrus, and copper reign. The modeled Southern Pacific is close to the actual line between Phoenix and Chandler. Locations include Tovrea, Tempe, Normal, Mesa, Chandler, with staging representing Phoenix and Tucson. Tempe actually had 3 branches; the Kyrene(1), Terrace, and the Creamery branch. In the alternate history, the SP spun off the branches as well as the Tempe engine facility to the Lost Dutchman RR. The Lost Dutchman is a bridge line / tourist railroad owned by an eccentric Cajun billionaire with minority interest held by both the Southern Pacific and the Great Northern. The branches have been rationalised and freight traffic further developed so that the line is self-supporting. The tourist operation is the special interest of the Cajun. As a result, a significant amount of “heritage” equipment is preserved and operated. Steam engines from a handful of roads are kept at the Tempe roundhouse and there are historic freight and passenger car paint schemes in service as well. The Kyrene extends south from Tempe, serving the industrial park at Peterson, Oncroy Ridge, Tyrell industries at Helena, Marathon Steel at Kyrene, and then the new industrial park at Aptakisic. The Dutchman has redeveloped the area south of Kyrene by subletting it to the Chicago Shortline Association(2), and they named Aptakisic after an area near Chicago. The raised area near the center is the only intact section that could be saved from the famous GSV (in Phoenix) of Ed Ravenscroft(3). That entire area is now the Aptakisic Artificial Shrub Corp, and will get a chain-link fence at some point. The roundhouse and turntable (also from the GSV) serve as overflow from the main shops in Tempe. The elevated track represents a grade separation project over State Highway 347. The plate girder bridges were saved from the original 1947 GSV layout in Chicago. The Lost Dutchman interchanges with the Southern Pacific in Tempe, then runs to the north. Locations are Hayden Mills, Creamery Branch, Galveston, Uvalde, Gringo Junction(4), Ephrata, and Eden Perdu (all in Arizona). There will also be an inland car ferry operation (a la Slocan) on Saguaro Lake from Butcher Jones Landing to Port Evangeline. Eden Perdu is a division point and will have a yard, major car shops(5), and Baker Paper Mill No.6. Staging and the Santa Fe interchange will be at “Two Guns”, just west of Winslow and south of Canyon Diablo. Traffic is managed by conventional CC&WB, control is DCC. Jobs currently work Tempe Yard, Mesa Yard, the Engine Terminal, and Locals on the Kyrene and SP. No dispatcher (yet). Welcome! 1 The Kyrene was the actual original line to Phoenix, built in the 1880’s. 2 Consortium: Glencoe Skokie Valley, Central of Wisconsin, and Colorado Northern 3 Aptakisic appeared in the Sep 72 MR p.41 4 Home of the “Monsters of Gringo Junction”. 5 “LD” devices are made and fitted here. The LD emblem is commonly seen on freight cars.
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back yard train
 
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Deep Run Railroad
 
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Steve Fisher's On30 model railroad
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SP 4-8-8-2 Cab-Forwards at the Randall Museum Train Layout (ex-GGMRC Layout)
 
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A couple Southern Pacific Cab-Forwards pull Daylights cars up the mountain at the Golden Gate Model Railroad Club. The Golden Gate Model Railroad Club was located in the Randall Museum, San Francisco. This is a video I created for the Golden Gate Model Railroad Club channel in 2015-05-14. The Golden Gate Model Railroad Club was located in the basement of the Randall Museum, San Francisco. This museum is actually more an education center for kids, with science projects and even a small zoo. The layout was open weekly to the public on Saturdays and little visitors enjoyed seeing the trains go around in its complex track layout (http://ggmrc.org/about/the-track-plan/ for the track plan.) The GGMRC model train layout was built in the 60s and models a somewhat fictional railway named "Sierra Nevada & Pacific Railroad" mixing the Colorado Midland, D&RG up to the ATSF acquisition of the SF&SJV. Locations on the layout include Stockton, Fairfield, sierra mountains named The Summit and a loop that curiously looks like Tehachapi. Later yards added to the layout are named Richmond, Napa and Bridgeport, although these are mostly plywood plains and not given too much exposure on the video. The steam engine featured here is a "cab-forward", a very peculiar design where the steam engines are run in "reverse" with the cab placed forward. This is possible as these engines burned oil and not coal. The design was used by Southern Pacific to solve the issue of their engineers and firemen asphyxiating in their tunnels -- and their main line in the sierras had nearly 40 tunnels and 40 miles of snow sheds. Train: Jim Willcox Engines: SP 4-8-8-2 Cab-Forward AC-4 #4108 & AC-5 #4123 Cars: Southern Pacific Daylight Video: Raphaël Location: http://ggmrc.org Editor: Lightworks Date: 2015-05-09
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Model Train Tips - Planning your Railroad Layout
 
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Free model railroader report from http://www.modelrailroadhub.com/free.html Don’t make the aisles of your model railroad too narrow. This is particularly important if you think you might put on some weight, or if you plan on inviting friends and railroading buddies over to see your model trains operating. Some model railroaders can get by having their aisles only two feet wide (or even less), but generally 3ft is required if you operate your model trains with two or more engineers at once. After all, it is not very enjoyable breathing in so you can to squeeze past another operator or spectator each time you move to another section of your railroad. Sure, It is feasible to skimp on aisle space in some layout areas, but generally the main viewing and operating areas need to be a wide enough for at least two people. When attending model train shows you’ll notice that spectators will typically bunch around interesting scenery areas like a long bridge, turntable, busy yards and engine facilities, tunnels, a train station, a mining town, street scene, or anywhere else where there’s activity going on. Your layout will probably be no different; your visitors will muster around areas they find most interesting. That’s why those areas will need sufficient aisle space to cope with the traffic without causing a bottleneck. Dead-ends at the end of aisles can also cause problems when someone want to get out. However dead-ends are not always avertable. I hope this quick model train tip will be of assistance to someone. And, if you would like more ideas then download your FREE copy of this report “33 Track & Layout Mistakes to Avoid”. It is FREE to download and share.
OERM Snap Shots of Grizzly Flats & Narrow Gauge Collection HD
 
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In this OERM Snap Shots Episode, see the entire narrow gauge collection. See the Emma Nevada, roll onto the turntable.
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How to build a train layout in a small space
 
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Showing just one example of how to build a train layout in a small space For great prices and customer service, check out www.trainworld.com
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narrow gauge at the san diego model railroad museum
 
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Narrow gauge with sound on the San Diego Model Railroad Club.
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Laws Railroad & Historic Museum -Bishop Chamber
 
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The Story of Laws On May 10, 1880, the Carson and Colorado Railroad Company was formed and incorporated by William Sharon, H. M. Yerington and Darius Mills. They planned to run the narrow gauge railroad from Mound House, Nevada, and the Carson River to the Colorado River, calling it the C&C Railroad. It never reached the Colorado River but stopped at Keeler, California. It has often been referred to as "the railroad that was built 300 miles too long or 300 years too soon" As the word was out that the railroad would run east of the Owens River, people started to arrive at what is known now as Laws. A new railroad town was built. It took 3 years for the rails to be laid from Mound House to Laws, with the first train arriving in April of 1883. The depot, agent's house, section boss's house, outhouses, water tank and turntable were all ready when it arrived. In addition to the railroad buildings other construction quickly followed which included many homes, barns, and corrals, two general stores, a rooming house, eating house, hotel, boarding house, pool hall and dance hall, blacksmith shop, post office, barber shop, powder magazine and warehouses. Several industrial buildings followed later. Many ranches surrounded Laws and used the railroad to ship their crops. The decline and demise of Laws and the railroad were the result of the local mines closing, trucking becoming cheaper than rail freight and the city of Los Angeles buying most of the valley for the water rights. By 1959 when the railroad ceased operation, there was no trace of any of the buildings at Laws as they had all been torn down for salvage. Only the depot, agent's house, oil and water tanks and the turntable survived. All the other buildings you see at the museum today were doomed for destruction locally but were saved by being moved to the museum grounds... (compiled from the "Story of Laws" by Clarabelle Hawkins.)
Views: 449 Skandar Reid
WW&F Railroad Two Footers in the Snow Run Around Track moves
 
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"Maine Two Footers in the Snow" I accompanied the Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts on Feb 11th for this Special Event at the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway Museum. Locomotives in operation for the event were WW&F Railway #9 built by the Portland Company in 1891. And Monson Locomotive #3 built in 1913
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John Bridges On3 & O scale layout
 
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Steam Railroading in Colorado
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Building Bridges - Starting the River Scene Construction with Bridges
 
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Part 1 of, well, not sure how many parts this one will be, but it's Part 1. I've touched on the Kibri bridge kits that I purchased in the past but they are finally complete and painted. I decided to "handlay" some bridge track including inner guardrails. I used the Fast Tracks turnout jig to get me started and went from there. You can find their jigs here: http://www.handlaidtrack.com/Default.asp Also a shotout to ModelerManMike and his work on the YouTube Model Builders Live video chats he's hosting. You can find more about those here: http://www.digoxy.com/modelermanmike/liveshow/ I participated in the July 2nd episode and had a great time. Hopefully get a chance to be on another one in the future. As always, thanks for watching!
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CStP&P Canton St. Paul & Pacific (Live Steam Railway)
 
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Purchase the complete 2-DVD set or 2-BluRay set at www.greenfrog.com (2-Disc DVD Set) The Canton, St. Paul & Pacific Railway is a 1 1/2" scale live steam railroad. The phrase "live steam" refers to any scale model that operates on steam power in the same manner as the full size prototype. "Live steam" can be stationary boilers, traction engines, boats, and, in our case, railroad locomotives. Throughout the history of live steam railroading, scale steam locomotives have comprised the majority of locomotives being built by hobbyists; however, in more recent years, more enthusiasts are building scale models of modern diesel-electric locomotives. Unlike scale steam engines which operate exactly like their full size counterparts, these are usually gasoline or electrically powered. Located on twelve acres of virgin forest that are protected by the Southeast Regional Land Conservancy, our railroad was built and is maintained by a handful of hard working members using mostly hand tools, picks, shovels, and steam or diesel locomotive power. The track gauge is 7 1/2" inches. Live steam locomotives and rolling stock are generally built by individuals in their free time in their own machine shops. Equipment is transported to and from the railroad with pickup trucks, trailers, etc. This Two Disc set includes runby's of many trains and Loco's, On-Train footage with runs of the entire Railway, and a Bonus Disc with Extra footage, behind the scenes footage, details of the Railway, plus time lapse condensed footage of operations and runs on the entire Railway! Join us on a fun filled & informative tour of the Canton St. Paul & Pacific Railroad. Visit the CStP&P website--http://www.csppry.org (2-Disc DVD Set) Disc1 Approx: 89 Min Disc2 Approx: 52 Min Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: "Behind The Scenes at Green Frog" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLRQRwA8JWc -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
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N-Scale Layout of Union Pacific Cheyenne Yard in 1959 - Cheyenne Depot Days 2015
 
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New Mexico Rail Runners N-Scale Layout featuring the Union Pacific rail yard in Cheyenne, Wyoming as it existed in 1959. Built 100% Authentic.
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Sacramento Valley Live Steamers 7 1/2 inch gauge railroad
 
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Special meet of the Sacramento Valley Live Steamers for the Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society, October 11, 2015 SVLS website: http://www.svlsrm.org/ Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society website: http://www.sphts.org/
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2010 Milwaukee National Train Show - Cincinnati Northern layout
 
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The Cincinnati Northern layout took First Place among modular layouts at the 2010 National Train Show in Milwaukee. It also received an award from DPM (Design Preservation Models). This HO scale layout is unusual among show layouts because its trackage is mostly a series of free flowing curves rather than paralleling the benchwork edge. Skillful weathering and an interesting track plan, suitable for ops also contribute to its appeal. Jeff Shultz of MRH talks with Greg Klinker from the group that constructed this layout.
Hoovers on the Turntable (Trains)
 
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Visiting the NC Transportation Museum in Spencer NC. We got to ride the train turn table. They use this to turn the trains around. The building behind us at the beginning and end was used to work on the lights originally. This place was originally buil in 1896 by the Southern Railroad
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SANDING TOWER AND SHED
 
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I'm adding a sanding shed to my new On3 module which has the turntable and made the sand chute working
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Railway turntable at Barrow Hill
 
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The Roundhouse at Stavely, just outside Chesterfield, Derbyshire, is a unique example of 19th century railway architecture. Built to house the freight locomotives which served the Stavely Coal and Iron Works in the 19th century, in its heyday over 200 enginemen would sign-on each day to take coal to the industrial centres of Derbyshire and beyond.
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movie 1.avi my fantasy world on30
 
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video clip of an ongoing project.
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D&RGW F-81 HO Scale Trials
 
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Filmed on the Golden Spike Train Club of Utah layout, with an Open House every second Saturday of the month. Finished up a kitbash build (Two Foot Rule) of an HO scale Denver & Rio Grande Western F-81 2-10-2 locomotive. I filmed this during some break-in runs to make sure my little steam fleet would be ready for the open house, and everything worked out great! The prototypes were built by ALCo in 1916, ten total, and mostly saw service on the western side of the Rio Grande (Utah). The Vanderbuilt tenders lasted until around 1948, before being replaced by square tenders from scrapped ex-N&W engines. Some of these engines lasted into 1955, before being retired and scrapped. This particular example was built from an IHC 2-10-2 engine, and a Bachmann Spectrum Vanderbuilt tender. DCC was added, as well as most of the specialized details only found on D&RGW locomotives. I am offering kits of the offset GS Gondolas now on Ebay, just look up Bonsall Scale Carshops. They are 3D printed, and come as an unpainted kit with decals.
Views: 1452 Corey Bonsall
Part 1: On3 D+RGW Layout Construction by Lex Parker
 
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A quick overview of the layout with an introduction of the method of construction of the layout and its features. This series is not a step by step instruction but a general overview of layout construction ideas.
Views: 28492 Lex Parker
D&RGW RGS HON3 OP session March 2014
 
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March 2014 OP Session at Kevin Kussow's HON3 layout. Ran our Blackstone engines to break them in on the D&RGW Silverton Branch.
Views: 3444 Robert Helm
How It's Made - Locomotives
 
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Discovery and Science Channel's How It's Made Locomotives episode. All copyrights go to their respective owners.
Views: 838384 Panos Egglezos
Central Pasco & Gulf Railroad Model Trains You Can Ride On
 
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This is a video I made of the Central Pasco & Gulf railroad model trains you can ride. It is open to the public every second Saturday of the month from 10:00 am. till 3:00 pm. For a small donation of a dollar you can ride this 8,500 feet of track through the wilderness of Crewe's Lake Park in Brooksville Florida in Pasco County. It is the largest model railroad I have ever seen. They also take reservations for birthday parties at the park which includes train rides. This is one of a kind and a must see and ride railroad.
Views: 1410415 Millenniumforce
Minecraft Mod Review: Immersive Railroading
 
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Digital Magic decides to rise from the grave to give you his first minecraft mod review Immersive Railroading is a mod developed by Cam72Cam: https://www.youtube.com/user/cam72cam Immersive Railroading discord link: https://discord.gg/CS2RTGq Mod Download: https://minecraft.curseforge.com/proj... Denver and Rio Grande Train curiosity of Thomas4Payton Recorded on the Redsands RR Co. Server Thanks, and enjoy
Views: 1588 Team Lone Wolf
Marklin Model Railroad Layout in HO Scale as Modular System
 
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It's a Marklin Model Train Layout built by German railway enthusiasts in HO scale. The layout was created as a portable model railway layout system with four modules, each 1.6 m length x 1.6 m width. There are German locomotives and a landscape from the the 1950ies.
Views: 50697 PILENTUM
N Scale Model Train Layout
 
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Ok folks I am doing a video on this N Narrow Gauge Scale Model Train Layout at Pony Village Mall in North Bend OR in December 2017. This is the 5th Annual Christmas Model Train Layout Show since December 2012. N Scale Narrow Gauge Model Train Layout fans this is all for you folks.
Views: 96 Aldrick GMC