• The Model Railway Show - Episode 0052

    Posted March 31, 2013 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0052 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with Robert Simmons about using a decommissioned ambulance to transport his layout to train shows. We also talk to Lance Mindheim about the value of planning a layout that allows you to run frequent, solo operating sessions.   The Model Ra...

  • A Reawakening .... Of Sorts.

    Posted March 15, 2013 by Rick Phipps

    Today while sitting in the recliner I had an epiphany of sorts. I had went to the local library to kill some time and came across a book by Linn Westcott titled "Model Railroading with John Allen".         Now for some of you, immediately thoughts and visions of his Gorre ...

  • The Model Railway Show - Episode 0051

    Posted March 14, 2013 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0051 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with Scott Perry - a layout designer who has created an alternative to the 4x8 for beginning modelers. We also talk with Lynn Mitchell from Woodland Scenics.   The Model Railway Show is the fast-paced, thought-provoking podcast. For more i...

  • The Model Railway Show - Episode 0050

    Posted February 14, 2013 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0050 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with Joel Priest, who at 12 became the NMRA's youngest-ever Master Model Railroader. We also talk with Greg Amer about how he's getting his two young boys involved in the hobby by working on a sophisticated,  prototype-based switching layout. ...

  • The Model Railway Show - Episode 0049

    Posted January 31, 2013 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0049 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with Dave Frary about building a museum diorama and writing the go-to guide for model railroad scenery. We also talk to Gordon Gravett about his two books that will help you model beautiful trees for your layout. The Model Railway Show is the fast-...

  • The Model Railway Show - Episode 0048

    Posted January 14, 2013 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0048 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with Proto:87 Stores owner Andy Reichert about finescale trackwork. We also welcome back Brooks Stover to discuss his four principles of layout design.   The Model Railway Show is the fast-paced, thought-provoking podcast. For more informati...

  • The Model Railway Show - Episode 0047

    Posted December 31, 2012 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0047 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with James McNab about his layout, which replicates the Iowa Interstate's Grimes Industrial Track. We also talk to Brooks Stover about his Buffalo Creek and Gauley Railroad website, and the advantages of putting your research and layout online. &n...

  • Thanks

    Posted December 26, 2012 by George <gem |:) Metzger

    Thanks for accepting me. I'm going to enjoy it a hole lot. Especially reading the old issues of model railroading. Is that word right (hole).

  • The Model Railway Show - Episode 0046

    Posted December 14, 2012 by Trevor Marshall

    In Episode 0046 of The Model Railway Show, we speak with Seth Neumann and Chris Drome about using RFID to generate wheel reports on Seth's HO scale layout. We also talk to Troels Kirk about how he uses color effectively on his On30 Coast Line Railroad.   The Model Railway Show is the fast-pac...

  • Calendar for 2013 as free Download

    Posted December 12, 2012 by Peter Wehrhahn

    I have just put my new calendar for the next year to my BLOG. You may download it for free as a pdf or as single jpg in a zip-archive.     Direct Link to the calendar page:   http://modellcom.blogspot.com/2012/12/mein-aktueller-us-kalender-dieses-mal.html   Seasons Greet...