Category Archives: Video

Video of New Lionel #256 Tinplate Train Set

Well how do you like that!  I posted the video to YouTube and then forgot to put it here!  Oops!  That omission is now corrected.  Enjoy!  🙂  

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MTH/Lionel Standard Gauge State Set with Double-Headed #381E Electric Locomotives

In the previous video, I showed the complete State Set being hauled by a PS2 #381E from MTH under DCS control.  I also have the PS1 version which, as with the locomotive it reproduces, runs in conventional mode from the … Continue reading

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MTH/Lionel Complete Standard Gauge State Set with #381E Electric Locomotive Video

Having been bitten very badly by the Standard Gauge bug, back in March 2012 I got the ultimate Standard Gauge passenger set — the State Set.  This set is a reproduction of the set that Lionel brought out in 1929 … Continue reading

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Too Many Videos!

Do you know what happens when you embed close to a hundred and fifty True HD 1080p videos on the Multimedia page of your web site?  It refuses to load properly when someone tries to view it in a browser … Continue reading

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NYC Hudson (4-6-4) Steam Locomotive Video

I've noticed for some time now that my collection of O gauge trains has been missing one locomotive in particular — a New York Central Hudson.  Now, I do actually have two (videos are on YouTube) but they aren't the … Continue reading

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The Standard Gauge State Set Video

As promised, here's the video of the Standard Gauge State Set in action.  I show the cars being pulled by my Lionel Corp. #400E steam locomotive; I will eventually get the matching two-tone State green electric locomotive (modeled on a … Continue reading

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Standard Gauge Freight From Another Point of View

I've been bitten badly by the Standard Gauge bug.  I've now obtained all nine of the 500-series freight cars (in modern reissues of course) that Lionel originally put out beginning in 1927.  This video shows all nine being pulled by … Continue reading

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The Blue Comet Video

It's taken a while, but I've finally shot the video for the Standard Gauge Blue Comet.  It came out rather well, if I do say so myself! Here it is.

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The New Reefers in a Video!

This video is to showcase the twelve new 40' woodsided refrigerator cars (reefers) that AtlasO just brought out in July 2011.  To pull this short freight train, I've assigned the Pennsy L1s Mikado (2-8-2) steamer, one of their workhorse freight … Continue reading

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Golly Gee!

Almost three months to the day after hitting a total of 6 million views for my videos on YouTube, we're now up to 6.5 million views!  It still totally boggles my mind!  🙂

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The Orange Blossom Special, Upgraded

Here's the last of my older Protosound 1 O-Gauge diesel locomotives that I'm converting to Protosound 2 (this makes a total of six).  This is the Seaboard Orange Blossom Special set which consists of EMD E8s in an A-B-A configuration … Continue reading

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The EMD BL2, Upgraded to PS2

Here's the fourth of my older Protosound 1 diesel locomotives that I've converted to Protosound 2.  It's the Premier model of the EMD BL2 which came out in 1996.  The BL stands for "Branch Line" as it was intended for … Continue reading

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