Cass Rail Heritage Weekend 2018 – Day 2 Video

Once again turn up the sound, sit back and relax a take a trip up the mountain from Cass all the way to Twin Bridges. On the way, you will get off a for a few photo run-bys past Whittaker Station deep in the woods, a few more at Old Spruce before finally entering Spruce.... Continue Reading →


Spirit of the Union Pacific

Railfans east of Chicago were treated to an unprecedented appearance of the Union Pacific Office Car Special. The special passenger train was headed by two new EMD SD70AH's the lead unit being the new Spirit of the Union Pacific #1943 which was painted to resemble a B29 of the same name and honor every branch... Continue Reading →

Review of the 2017 MTH Volume 2 Catalog

It's York Week and I'm not there but thankfully the internet exists. For those of you who have never heard of the Train Collectors Association twice annual York Train Meet, I'll just say that it is the ComicCon of the model railroad world. Specifically catering to O-Gauge, O-Scale, S-Gauge, and Tinplate fans. If have never... Continue Reading →

MTH RailKing ABC Railway #1502

It has been a long time since I last posted but that's what happens when you are involved with 7 different projects. I bought this engine a few months ago from Patrick's Trains right when they came out. As a graduate of Kent State University I got to see and hear the ABC Railway quite... Continue Reading →

NKP 765 Deadheading West Video

Today I was fortunate enough to be in the right place at the right time to catch Nickel Plate Road 765 deadhead west back to Fort Wayne in Elyria, OH. Later on in the day I came across the shortest CSX train I have ever seen with two locomotives hauling a single Lake Terminal gondola... Continue Reading →

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