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LOC34 :: Diesel, Cattle & Coal

Make up your train at Altona and drive to Gabledon Refinery. Fill oil tankers up with Diesel, then shunt loaded wagons into siding. On to Ceduna and place the cattle wagons for unloading.  Then to the BMS Colliery and load the coal wagons. Run around the train and head...

RBR Activities on main menu

There is now an option on the main menu to see a list (with links) to the Activities Norm has written (Thanks Norm) since the RBR shutdown, these are not on the Compendium DVD.   All are for TRS2004 and TRS2006 … click here for the page  

LOC33 :: Loop the Loop

LOC33

Today you are promoted to the position of BIG WHEEL DRIVER This means you will be driving a passenger train. Departing Kalandra and around the West Loop via Ashburn Picking up passengers as you go. The Time Table appears on the slides depending weather you are driving DCC or...

LOC32 :: Coal and Casein

LOC32 :: Coal and Casein

Climb aboard your locos and make up your train.  Drive to Snake Gully Coal and load the wagons. Pick up the other two rakes of coal. Work your way to Tyrrell Dairy Coal Siding. Uncouple the coal and then work your way over to Tyrrell Dairy and pick up...

Idiots in action

Idiots in action

Auran … Trainz … Kickstarter

Auran wot wuz Trainz

Some questions have been asked regarding the Kickstarter project that Auran has announced for the new series of Trainz. If you look at what it is they are going to deliver you will notice that, once again, they are totally immersed in the graphical side of the simulator without...

LOC31 :: To Market To Market

LOC31 :: To Market To Market

Hope you are bright eyed and bushy tailed today  because we are off to the market with a load of apples. So drive your locos and pick up the flat wagons and empty ore wagons and head for Willow Apples. Place the empty flats and clear the loaded apples. ...

Trains: Why are there crushed stones alongside rail tracks?

What happens when the plan fails

An interesting article over at Quora

NS Train 737 9 26 2013

NS Train 737 9 26 2013

LOC30 :: Ore Shipment

LOC30 :: Ore Shipment

Man your Empty Ore train at Ashburn. Drive to Roxby Ore and load the wagons. After checking the wagons are correctly loaded, wend your way to Port Tyrrell Ore dock  Unload and after checking that all wagons are empty, shunt them into the Dock yard. Drive the locos to...