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Top 10 Visited Trains In the World
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1 Mar 2021

Top 10 Visited Trains In the World

Mar 1, 2021

Top 10 Visited Trains in the World Venice Simplon-Orient-Express The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express travels across Europe and is quite sophisti

Lionel NW-2 Restoration and Upgrade
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6 Jan 2021

Lionel NW-2 Restoration and Upgrade

Jan 6, 2021

Restoration I recently obtained from Trainz® (Buford, GA) through an eBay® sale, an NW-2 switcher, in O scale, a Lionel production unit.  Placing i

Thinking of Downsizing Your Collection? A Few Thoughts to Consider
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19 Oct 2020

Thinking of Downsizing Your Collection? A Few Thoughts to Consider

Oct 19, 2020

Downsizing or Estate Planning Are you thinking about downsizing your collection because of financial reasons, or maybe you are worried about leavin

Hometown History: A Little Insight into Trainz.com
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14 Jul 2020

Hometown History: A Little Insight into Trainz.com

Jul 14, 2020

Hometown History: A Little Insight into Trainz.com   It's morning The train whistle can be heard from my desk, which is ironic because I am lite

What Is the Difference Between an Electric and a Diesel-Electric Locomotive?
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11 Jun 2020

What Is the Difference Between an Electric and a Diesel-Electric Locomotive?

Jun 11, 2020

What is an electric locomotive? An electric locomotive is an engine that is powered by electricity through overhead lines, a third rail, or on-

What Is the Anatomy of a Diesel Locomotive?
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1 Apr 2020

What Is the Anatomy of a Diesel Locomotive?

Apr 1, 2020

Locomotives have developed a great amount over the years. One great revolution in the train world is the diesel locomotive. The diesel locomotive cons

What Is the Anatomy of a Steam Locomotive?
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27 Mar 2020

What Is the Anatomy of a Steam Locomotive?

Mar 27, 2020

What are the different parts of a train? When looking at the anatomy of a train, there are many different components to look for and too many a

The Long Island Endeavor
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27 Jan 2020

The Long Island Endeavor

Jan 27, 2020

The Long Island Endeavor Setting Records Three trucks. Eleven round-trip plane tickets. $22,000 in total cost to get it down to Trainz. A lot of

Chasing Brass
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7 Sep 2018

Chasing Brass

Sep 7, 2018

Chasing Brass Do you remember getting your first train set? Maybe it was Christmas morning, tearing the paper off an enormous orange box with a San

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