Tuesdays - Presentation Hangouts
Thursdays - General Hangouts

All hangouts are now at 8pm CST, 9pm EST. Please join us in our moderated hangouts!

Schedule of recorded Presentations

Date Description of Presentation
January 3rd
08:00pm
Arduino with Chris Heili (MRL Trains).If you recently bought an Arduino or have wanted to learn, here is your chance.
 
January 4th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
January 9th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale, and Ralph Renzetti.
 
January 11th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
January 17th
08:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop with Joe D. working on locomotives, decoder installs and weathering.
 
January 18th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
January 23rd
08:00pm
Work Bench to Mainline. Ralph will show how to weather locomotives, rolling stock and buildings.
 
January 25th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
February 1st
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
February 7th
08:00pm
Arduino with Chris Heili (MRL Trains).If you recently bought an Arduino or have wanted to learn, here is your chance.
 
February 8th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
February 13th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale, and Ralph Renzetti.
 
February 15th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
February 21st
08:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop with Joe D. working on locomotives, decoder installs and weathering.
 
February 22nd
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
February 27th
08:00pm
Work Bench to Mainline. Ralph will show how to weather locomotives, rolling stock and buildings.
 
March 1st
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
March 7th
08:00pm
Arduino with Chris Heili (MRL Trains).If you recently bought an Arduino or have wanted to learn, here is your chance.
 
March 8th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
March 13th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale, and Ralph Renzetti.
 
March 15th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
March 21st
08:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop with Joe D. working on locomotives, decoder installs and weathering.
 
March 22nd
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 
March 27th
08:00pm
Work Bench to Mainline. Ralph will show how to weather locomotives, rolling stock and buildings.
 
March 29th
09:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Johnnys Model Train Talk live chat. Join us in our weekly moderated live chat where we keep the subject on model railroading.
 


Previous Presentations

Date Description of Presentation
January 1st
12:00am
 
January 27th
09:00pm
DCC Basics with Barry Rosier
 
February 3rd
09:00pm
Part 1 of JMRI DCC operation: basics of JMRI operations with Barry Rosier and Mike D, DCCTrains
 
February 10th
09:00pm
Part 2 of JMRI DCC operation: interface and roster with Barry Rosier and Mike D *TBA?
 
February 17th
09:00pm
Part 3 of JMRI DCC operation: computer operation with Barry Rosier and Mike D, DCCTrains
 
February 24th
09:00pm
Structures follow up of YouTube Model Builders LIVE! with Vinny - and Geno
 
March 3rd
09:00pm
Creating a YouTube channel and post videos and editing with ModelerManMike *TBA
 
March 10th
09:00pm
Presentation explain the radio control setup thats used to operate for DC and DCC 2.4 Ghz radio control system with onboard battery power with Sven Frank
 
March 12th
09:00pm
Basic video editing for YouTube videos with David Cobb
 
March 17th
09:00pm
Pinnacle Studio, productions with ModelerManMike, Johnny R and Bob Olson
 
March 24th
09:00pm
Track planing/design follow up of YouTube Model Builders LIVE! Chris Heili *TBA
 
March 31st
09:00pm
How to do videos and stills for train layouts, train shows, rail fanning TBA
 
April 7th
09:00pm
Converting older rolling stock trucks and couplers and maintenance with Troy P and Geno Sharp
 
April 14th
09:00pm
Rolling stock weather techniques supplys and equipment of use with Geno Sharp
 
April 21st
09:00pm
Rolling stock and prime movers of weather techniques supplys and equipment of use on any scales.
 
April 28th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. The show for tonight will discuss DCC decoder installs and feature an on-air install and Q&A. Come join us and ask your questions and watch our presentation and installation.
 
May 5th
09:00pm
Genos Show. Will be on detailed scene designs and techniques with Ron Pare
 
May 12th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy. Reliable track work with hand made turn outs, hand laid track and track laying with Jim Lincoln, Troy and Dave
 
May 19th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude. How to video and photograph train layouts, layouts at train shows, and trains while rail fanning with Bob Werre.
 
May 26th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show: DC vs DCC
 
June 2nd
09:00pm
Genos show. Geno will be joined by John Howard of Highways and Byways who will demonstrate road striping and rail car safety stripes.
 
June 9th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy. Troy Pendzimas of Pacific North Central model railroad will cover track painting and weathering techniques.
 
June 16th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude. Dude Lindler and Chris Heili will discuss use of JMRI and other methods for operating servos and switch controls.
 
June 23rd
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show: Installation of speakers for DCC Sound.
 
June 30th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude Dude Lindler will host James Wright who will review differences between various model manufactures and the differentiators to which we should pay attention.
 
July 7th
09:00pm
Genos Show, Geno will be joined by Barry Rosier and they will discuss use of LEDs and SMDs in lighting models, structures, and layouts.
 
July 14th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) will be with Steve Montgomery on Operations
 
July 21st
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude Shelf layouts,constructing the shelf benchwork and such, with Bob Olson of DaBobs N scale Mancave
 
July 28th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show Scale Model Animations
 
August 4th
09:00pm
Genos Show with GuestTim Garland scenes for prototype operations
 
August 11th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad)TBA
 
August 18th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R)Speed matching with Chris Heli
 
August 25th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show Turnout control methods including DCC
 
September 1st
09:00pm
Genos Show with Guest JD (E-mag Director) on composing articles and photos for the emag
 
September 8th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) on structures with Miles Hale, Andy Crawford and Rn Klaiss
 
September 15th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show 3D Printing with Miles Hale and Kent Hurley
 
September 22nd
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R) JMRI over view basics 1 with software finder, download and set up. with Chris Heili
 
September 29th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R)JMRI discussion of diff systems basics 2 with software finder, download and set up. with Chris Heili,David Vallejos,Troy Pendzimas
 
October 6th
09:00pm
Genos Show with Guest Taki T Haywood Scratch build of highway overpasses and by ways....
 
October 13th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R) JMRI connections start up intro to decordor pro ( NCE, Digitrax and Sprog) with Chris Heili, Tommie Belderson, Andy Crawford
 
October 20th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R) JMRI connections start up and decodor pro ( NCE, Digitrax and Sprog)with Chris Heili, Tommie Belderson, Troy Pendzimas, Andy Crawford and David Vallejos
 
October 27th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show Uses for the Cricut cutter in Model Railroading with Miles Hale
 
November 3rd
09:00pm
Genos show TBA
 
November 10th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) JMRI Advance 1 intro to panel pro ( NCE, Digitrax and Lenz) with Chris Heili, Alex Kolesnikov (DCCTRAIN), Tommie Belderson, Andy Crawford and Barry Rosier
 
November 17th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R) with Miles Hale Bill - The Track Planner intro to there monthly shows starting 2016
 
November 24th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show Track Side Signaling Systems
 
December 1st
09:00pm
Genos show TBA
 
December 8th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) JMRI Advance 2 panel pro( NCE, Digitrax and Lenz) with Chris Heili,Alex Kolesnikov (DCCTRAIN), Tommie Belderson, Barry Rosier and Andy Crawford
 
December 15th
09:00pm
Moderated by Dude (Crooked Finger R&R) JMRI overview Q&A ( NCE, Digitrax and Lenz) with Chris Heili, Tommie Belderson, Troy Pendzimas, Andy Crawford and David Vallejos
 
December 22nd
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show Festive Holiday Lighting for your layout structures
 
January 5th
09:00pm
Genos show = wilh guest Bill Beranek- The Track Planer
 
January 19th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show (JMRI)Communication Bus controls etc
 
February 9th
09:00pm
Genos show = with guest Miles Hale on location at Larry Alfred layout
 
February 23rd
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show (JMRI)Switch controls
 
March 1st
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) with Guest Bill Beranek- The Track Planer
 
March 15th
09:00pm
Genos show making your own custom decals
 
March 29th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show TBA
 
April 12th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show TBA
 
April 26th
12:00am
Genos show = with guest Miles Hale on location at Steve Priest layout new adition RMC
 
May 3rd
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) with Guest Bill Beranek- The Track Planer
 
May 17th
09:00pm
Genos show TBA
 
May 31st
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show JMRI Protype signal planning
 
June 14th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show JMRI Modeling of signals and hand wiring controls
 
June 28th
09:00pm
Genos show = with guest Miles Hale on location at Samara Club Layout
 
July 5th
09:00pm
Genos show with guest Bill Beranek- The Track Planner - How to build benchwork in the space you have.
 
July 19th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. Model Railroad Work Benchs
 
August 9th
09:00pm
Genos show with Miles Hale on location at Russ Weises layout
 
August 23rd
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. Intoduction to PicAxe modules
 
September 6th
09:00pm
Moderated by Troy Pendzimas of (Pacific North Central model railroad) with Guest Bill Beranek - The Track Planner
 
September 20th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. Placing signal on your model railroad
 
October 11th
09:00pm
Genos show with Miles Hale on location at Steve Mckees ON3 layout
 
October 25th
12:00am
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. JMRI Signal planning I
 
November 15th
09:00pm
Moderated by Johnny with guest Bill Beranek - The Track Planner
 
November 29th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. JMRI Signal planning II
 
December 13th
09:00pm
The Barry and Mike MRR Tech Show. Introduction to the Arduino
 
December 27th
09:00pm
Genos show with Miles Hale on location at his own On30 layout
 
January 4th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop Introduction
 
January 10th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Tuesday Night Show w/Bill the Track Planner and host Big Bill
 
January 24th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Barry and Mike’s MRR Tech. Show. Lights for buildings
 
January 25th
08:00pm
Starting Arduino Workshop
 
February 1st
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
February 7th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, and Miles Hale
 
February 15th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
February 21st
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Barry and Mike’s MRR Tech Show w/Kent Hurley. All about 3D printing
 
March 1st
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
March 14th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Tuesday Night Show w/Bill the Track Planner and host Johnny "South East Rails"
 
March 15th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
March 28th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, and Miles Hale
 
April 5th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
April 6th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Barry and Mike’s MRR Tech Show. How to control building lights
 
April 11th
08:00pm
Layout tour w/Miles Hale and host Big Bill
 
April 19th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
April 25th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, and Miles Hale
 
May 3rd
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
May 4th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Barry and Mike’s MRR Tech Show
 
May 9th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, Mike Dettinger, and Miles Hale
 
May 17th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
May 23rd
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Tuesday Night Show w/Bill the Track Planner and host Big Bill
 
June 7th
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
June 13th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, Mike Dettinger, and Miles Hale
 
June 21st
08:00pm
Arduino Workshop
 
June 27th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Tuesday Night Show. A layout update w/Chris Heili
 
July 5th
08:00pm
Arduino work shop with Chris.
 
July 11th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, Mike Dettinger,Miles Hale and Ralph Renzetti.
 
July 25th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Tuesday Night Show w/Bill the Track Planner
 
August 2nd
08:00pm
Arduino work shop with Chris.
 
August 8th
08:00pm
Miles will be touring a layout.
 
August 22nd
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Barry Rosier, Mike Dettinger,Miles Hale and Ralph Renzetti.
 
September 6th
08:00pm
Arduino work shop with Chris.
 
September 12th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale and Ralph Renzetti.
 
September 13th
08:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop with Joe D. working on locomotives and decoder installs.
 
September 26th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Tuesday Night Show w/Bill the Track Planner.
 
October 4th
08:00pm
Arduino work shop with Chris.
 
October 10th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale and Ralph Renzetti.
 
October 18th
09:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop with Joe D. working on locomotives, decoder installs and weathering.
 
October 24th
08:00pm
TBA
 
November 1st
08:00pm
Arduino work shop with Chris.
 
November 14th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale and Ralph Renzetti.
 
November 15th
08:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop will not air this month, will be back in December.
 
November 18th
10:00pm
Come join Big Bill and Barry for a good time.
 
November 28th
08:00pm
Work Bench to Mainline. Ralph will show how to weather locomotives, rolling stock and buildings.
 
December 6th
08:00pm
Arduino work shop with Chris.
 
December 12th
08:00pm
Miles will be touring a layout.
 
December 14th
08:00pm
YouTube Model Builders Fine Scale Build w/Andy Crawford, Miles Hale and Ralph Renzetti.
 
December 16th
10:00pm
Come join Big Bill and Barry for a good time.
 
December 20th
08:00pm
Into the Locomotive Shop with Joe D. working on locomotives, decoder installs and weathering.
 
December 26th
09:00pm
Work Bench to Mainline. Ralph will show how to weather locomotives, rolling stock and buildings.