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Episode 7: LEGO® trains & the model railway hobby

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

Release Date: 09/24/2020

Episode 16 - Member wagons show art Episode 16 - Member wagons

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

What can a club offer members as a perk, outside of the usual bricks, t-shirts and stickers? As a (effectively) model train club, wagons!  In this episode of LNUR Line, we discuss member wagons - how they started, the process of ordering, and how members have personalised them.

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Episode 15 - Control Systems (revisited) show art Episode 15 - Control Systems (revisited)

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

After almost a year since episode 2, we return to the subject of control systems now we have systems like Studly Trains and Circuit Cubes in hand to offer our verdict.  Members discuss the pros and cons, why BuWizz might be worth the price tag, along with a news update and Will's pick of LEGO Ideas. Music: Classic - Jokaim Kraud

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Episode 14 - Brick Train Awards 21 show art Episode 14 - Brick Train Awards 21

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

In this episode of the LNUR line, we discuss the Brick Train Awards for 2021, including guest appearances with some of the 2021 winners and participants, judged in the European region by judges Richard (also hosting the episode) and Enrico, who offer comments and thoughts from a judging perspective. Andrew Harvey (Winner, European Steam Locomotive), along with William Elliott (Block Junction) and Matt Dawson (LNUR Line Producer/editor) who jointly won best European coach with their Pullman Kitchen car, are on hand as LNUR members to offer insight and information as well. Music: All The Fixings...

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Episode 13 - LEGO® Train Sets show art Episode 13 - LEGO® Train Sets

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

Episode 13 of The LNUR Line podcast is all about LEGO® train sets! We start with a brief history of train sets and talk about the future of LEGO train sets, and in part 2 we move on to discussing members’ preferences. Part two didn’t make the cut! Music: Classic - Jokaim Kraud Mi Borinquen - Doug Maxwell/Jimmy Fontanez

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LNUR Branch Line - Brick Train Awards 2021 LNUR Award show art LNUR Branch Line - Brick Train Awards 2021 LNUR Award

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

The Brick Train Awards 2021 has seen a wide variety of entries, from the early days of steam right up to the modern era. In this episode, the LNUR team announce the winners of the BTA LNUR award for UK builder, and dissect the shortlist - which this year includes some TFOL entries.

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Episode 12: Brick Train Awards 2021 discussion show art Episode 12: Brick Train Awards 2021 discussion

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

In this edition of The LNUR Line podcast, LNUR members discuss the Brick Train Awards 2021.

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Episode 11: Custom Train Parts Round-up show art Episode 11: Custom Train Parts Round-up

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

Episode 11 of LNUR Line is our custom parts round up. In previous podcasts, we’ve discussed a huge range of after market, LEGO-compatible parts for model locomotives, rolling stock and railways. We’re taking the time to review options for custom wheels, rods, track and power systems for LEGO train fans, and discussing where we would like the community to go next, and if LEGO actually spends their mould budget correctly... Music is "Jokaim Kraud - Classic"

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Episode 10: British loco designs in LEGO® show art Episode 10: British loco designs in LEGO®

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

British steam locos and railways in general have fans around the world; whether it's their unique aesthetics, colourful liveries or quirky designs, it's not hard to find something to like. In this episode of LNUR Line, we're joined by a plethora of guests and members including Stuart of Romsey & Halterworth LEGO Railway; the YouTube sensation Sam of BritishBricks; along with far flung LNUR member Trace from the USA for a varied insight, along with LNUR regulars Andrew, Chris, Matt and Will. They'll be sharing their favourite liveries, get into a lively debate about stickers, and explain...

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Episode 9: LEGO® Train Clubs show art Episode 9: LEGO® Train Clubs

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

Episode 9 is all about LEGO® train clubs – what are they, how do they work, and where are they around the world?  Join the LNUR Line podcast for LEGO® train fans for our usual informal mix of members and guests to discuss the topic, as well as showcase the latest railway-related models on LEGO® Ideas, the latest news from the LEGO train fan community, and more. Erwin from LLMTC (Lowlands LEGO Model Train Club) in the Netherlands and Tony Sava of Texas Brick Railroad and Nikolai from Danish group Todd Klonsen join us for a discussion on LEGO train clubs and the LEGO train hobby.

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Episode 8: LEGO® Track Geomtery show art Episode 8: LEGO® Track Geomtery

LNUR Line - LEGO® Trains Podcast

In this episode of The LNUR Line, the podcast for LEGO® train fans, we talk about LEGO® track geometry: how can you use LEGO® track to create railway displays? What are the “rules” of LEGO® track geometry? What do third party compatible tracks allow you to do? We’ll try and answer all of these questions and more! We're joined by Bill Ward of Brickpile, Scott Hoffmayer of BrickTracks and Marijn of BananenBuurman fame. Music is "Joakim Karud - Classic"

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In this episode of The LNUR Line podcast for LEGO train fans, we discuss what separates – and joins – LEGO® railway builders from model railway builders.

We were joined by Stuart of Romsey & Halterworth LEGO Railway.

Music is "Joakim Karud - Classic"