Cartel Conversations

Cartel Conversations

The podcast of the Micro Model Railroad Cartel.

Episodes

April 30, 2021
Happy Birthday to Us!
We're celebrating our first birthday on this episode of the podcast! Hard to believe Cartel Conversations is 1 year old! 🎉🎂
Be sure to listen all the way to the very end for a little surprise bonus content! 

Click the link below (Episode 15) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 15



Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html


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 3D Printing with Ed Traxler


Click the link below (Episode 14) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 14


Ed Traxler's 3D Printing Service:

https://www.micromimesis.com/



Links Page for Inspiration...

https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html


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Your Hosts' Model Railroad Links


Herrin Micro Layout... 


https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/



Small Model Railways Blog... 


http://...

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March 1, 2021

 Bob Hughes Interview and Remembering Carl Arendt.


Click the link below (Episode 13) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 13


Bob Hughes' website:

https://playingtrains.wordpress.com/


Carl Arendt's 

https://www.carendt.com/

Archive of Carl's Old Website:

http://archive.carendt.com/

http://archive.carendt.com/squarefoot/index.html


Links Page for Inspiration...

https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html


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February 1, 2021

Bitsa Stations

This edition of Cartel Conversations features discussion of the Bitsa Station as well as favorite modeling tools, and a couple of website resources micro modelers may find useful for inspiration. 




Click the link below (Episode 12) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 12



Sakuradani Light Railway in Japan

http://sakuradani.lightrailway.net

After you do that, you then need to follow the link labelled “official homepage

http://ww...

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January 1, 2021

Utilizing Building Flats and a Micro Layout Challenge 


Ian and Tom discuss the use of building flats on a micro layout, as well as an announcement about the 2021 Micro Model Railroad Cartel Group Micro Layout Challenge. 






Click the link below (Episode 11) to listen.



Show Links for Episode 11


James Hilton’s excellent blog full of details of all his little projects layouts:
https://paxton-road.blogspot.com



Excellent layouts and track plans ...

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November 30, 2020

Cameo and Shelf Layouts





Click the link below (Episode 10) to listen.



Show Links for Episode 10


Bob Hughes' Blog:

https://playingtrains.wordpress.com


Superb micro modelling from this Japanese modeller:

https://www.yutaatelier.com


Luke Noble's YouTube Channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbPWmP2jcf1d-Jr8VjfJmBw


Tim Horn Laser Cutting*

https://tim-horn.co.uk/

*Tim's website is currently closed for reconstruction, but an email ad...

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November 1, 2020

Large and In Charge

Micro Layout Challenge in 7/8ths Scale. 

Ian interviews Chris Stockdale for the details. 




Click the link below (Episode 9) to listen.



Show Links for Episode 9


https://peterbinnie.com/


Scale and Gauges for the 7/8ths Scale and Larger Model Railway Group


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Links Page for Inspiration...


https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html


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October 1, 2020
Add a Working Feature to Your Micro! 

Click the link below (Episode 8) to listen.



Show Links for Episode 8



Mill Road by Mike Coughill published by OST publications

www.ostpubs.com



Links Page for Inspiration...


https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html


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Your Hosts' Model Railroad Links


Herrin Micro Layout... 


https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/



Small Model Railways Blo...

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September 3, 2020

Marshall Stull is Our Guest 




Click the link below (Episode 7) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 7



Marshall Stull's Small Model Railroads Blog... 
http://smallmr.com/wordpress/

Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html

......................................................Your Hosts' Model Railroad Links
Herrin Micro Layout... 
https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/

Small Model Railways Blo...
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August 1, 2020
It's All About the Base 





Click the link below (Episode 6) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 6



Marshall Stull's Small Model Railroads Blog... 
http://smallmr.com/wordpress/

Balsa Stripper for Cutting Foamcore 
http://www.hobbylinc.com/htm/mas/mas4000.htm?source=froogle

Elmer's Brand Foam Board
https://www.walmart.com/ip/Elmer-s-Sturdy-Foam-Board-Sheet-Black-20-x-30-x-3-16/17011432

Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcar...
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July 1, 2020
Track Radius, Gn15, and Shawn Branstetter. Oh, My!
Click the link below (Episode 5) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 5


Herrin Micro Layout... 
https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/

Small Model Railways Blog... 
http://smallmodelrailwaylayouts.blogspot.com/

Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html


Shortline Modelers... 
https://shortlinemodelers.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Shortline-Modelers-12...
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June 3, 2020
The second episode of the Micro Model Railroad Cartel Podcast originally recorded in 2012.



Click the link below (Episode 2) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 2


Herrin Micro Layout 
https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/

Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html



The Micro Model Railroad Cartel Blog Page...
https://mmrrc.blogspot.com/


Micro Model Railroad Cartel Facebook Group...

https://www.faceboo...
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June 2, 2020
The very first episode from 2011!


Click the link below (Episode 1) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 1


Herrin Micro Layout 
https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/

Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html



The Micro Model Railroad Cartel Blog Page...
https://mmrrc.blogspot.com/


Micro Model Railroad Cartel Facebook Group...

https://www.facebook.com/groups/446880498758158


Music Attribution:
"Honey ...
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June 1, 2020
Micro Layouts-Exhibiting and Advantages





Click the link below (Episode 4) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 4


Herrin Micro Layout 
https://herrinmicro.blogspot.com/

Links Page for Inspiration...
https://microcartel.blogspot.com/p/links-for-inspiration.html



The Micro Model Railroad Cartel Blog Page...
https://mmrrc.blogspot.com/


Micro Model Railroad Cartel Facebook Group...

https://www.facebook.com/groups/446880498758158



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May 7, 2020
Eight Years in the Making






Click the link below (Episode 3) to listen.


Show Links for Episode 3



Modular Benchwork...



masterpiecemodules.com



modelrailroadbenchwork.com







The GnATTERbox Index...



http://www.forum.gn15.info/







Micro Model Railroad Cartel Facebook Group...



https://www.facebook.com/groups/446880498758158




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