Bob’s Train Box Episode 72

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On this episode of Bob’s Train Box, Bob and CTT editor Hal Miller have a look at Menards’ new O gauge Santa Fe F3 locomotive and find a lot to like about it when they run it on a layout! Bob also examines the visual advantage of controlling trains using apps on tablets and smartphones and shows several reference books including some currently available at that are useful even for the casual hobbyist.

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