Category Archives: Locomotives
I have just posted a new article in the ARTICLES section explaining how I converted a Bachmann 55-Ton Three-Truck Shay for R/C battery operation.
I have added a new article in the ARTICLES section detailing how I did a battery conversion on a Bachmann Rail Truck using AirWire G3 and Phoenix P8 decoders.
Since posting the article on the C-19 battery conversion, I have had a few inquiries about how I modified my Bachmann K-27. Basically, the K-27 conversion is pretty straight-forward. You just remove the dummy circuit board in the tender and … Continue reading
Change Log: 01/26/2012 – Corrected typos and fixed minor error in Bill of Material. Back in the summer of 2009, I built a case to hold a K-27. It has worked out fairly well, and I have used it on numerous … Continue reading
I fell in love with a “new-in-the box” Accucraft C-19 model of RGS #41 on display in the RGSRR Hobbies booth at the NGRC last month. I really tried to resist but the model kept saying “take me, take me” … Continue reading
I needed a convenient way to transport my K-27. Of course I could always just separate the locomotive and tender and move them in the manufacturer’s original cardboard and Styrofoam shipping containers. This would involve disconnecting the plug-in wiring and … Continue reading