RMCQ

 

The RMCQ is a club for anyone who likes to make, run, talk about, or simply watch... Model Trains

 

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Thursday, 05 April 2018 21:35

Modelling Oil Soaked Track

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Found this one from one of the Facebook groups I follow. This fellow is magic with detail:

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 19:49

JMRI Engine Driver 1.18

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The new version of Engine Driver has been released.  If you connect your phone to a network with internet access it should automatically download the new version from the Play Store.

April edition of the Model Railroad Hobbyist Magazine is now available AND it's free!

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 21:25

Engine Driver Preferences

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Following on from the session that I ran at the last meeting,,, I have created a few videos showing some of the preferences in the JMRI Engine Driver Android app.

Monday, 26 March 2018 09:16

After Hours

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I came across this channel a few years back and thought I'd mention it here as a few of us were talking about it at the club the other day and it is of course railway related.

The latest copy of the Austalian emag "N Scale Modeller", issue 32, is now available and you can get your copy right now from here:


Click here for your copy

The free version of Trackside Model Railroading, March issue, is now available for people to read. Just head over to their website and login. If you don't have a login, create one as it is free and they don't spam you. The emag is a good read.

 

You can find it at: Click here for the eMag

The froggy company Alstom are building the new trains for Sydney's Metro. They are based on its Metropolis design and will be 132 metre long and weigh about 240 tonnes a pop, AND there will be no drivers.

Read about it in a few articles picked this morning:

The free version of Trackside Model Railroading, February issue, is now available for people to read. Just head over to their website and login. If you don't have a login, create one as it is free and they don't spam you. The emag is a good read.

 

You can find it at: Click here for the eMag

Rio Tinto’s ambitious autonomous trains project is set to cost the miner up to US$940 million (that's over 1.2 billion Aussi bucks!), about 80 percent above the initial budget. Read more...

Sunday, 04 March 2018 17:30

Engine Driver Preferences

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A long time back I posted a list of my recommended preferences for the Engine Driver app on android.

The app has had a lot of new options added since then, so I thought I should update my list of prefered/recommended preferences.

Peter

Obviously those with Foxtel Cable TV get a larger choice of all things trains, but the free to air mob still have some watching they can do. There are even some on the PC you can follow. So based on today's date, here are the offerings, whch of course will change with time, but keep an eye out as there is always something to watch.

 

So lets see the Free to Air TV first:

Calendar / Events

Bunnings sausage sizzle
Saturday 3 Oct | 7:30am - 3:30pm
AMRA Open Day with BUY & SELL
Saturday 17 Oct | 8:30am - 1:30pm
The Great Model Railway OPEN DAY and BUY & SELL
Sunday 1 Nov | 10:00am - 1:00pm
RMCQ committee meeting
Wednesday 25 Nov | 10:30am - 12:00am

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