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Episode 172: Chris Wehman

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Release Date: 07/05/2021

Kelly Questions with Rich Wisneski !! show art Kelly Questions with Rich Wisneski !!

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Here at the ole’ AML World Headquarters we've been concerned that the Kelly Questions weren’t very popular anymore… Kinda boring and uninteresting but we decided it was time to test the waters again. After a series of meetings we determined who's the most boring person in all of AML land and let him take a stab at these this hard hitting questions for a chance to find out what makes an AMLer’ tick.

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Episode 176: Klimoski/Sampson show art Episode 176: Klimoski/Sampson

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It’s always fun to catch-up with folks who’ve been on the podcast before, so on this episode we visit with Tom and Bill who discovered each other through their YouTube channels. It’s a great example of the friendships that are being created through social media. They’ve become great friends and learn a lot from each other, so we thought we’d share it with the rest of the AML Nation.

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RMC Kitbashing Award show art RMC Kitbashing Award

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So, you're asking yourself, “what should I do with those unbuilt kits sitting on the shelf above the cheeseballs for the last thirteen years??” Well friends, we here at the ‘ole AML Network have discovered the perfect solution, Railroad Model Craftsman’s Dremel Kitbashing Award. Otto Vondrak scours the globe for suitable submissions and he’s joined us in studio to tell us all about it.

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All-Star Variety Hour #33 show art All-Star Variety Hour #33

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There’s nothing like catching up with old friends and this edition of the “Variety Hour” we find out what weathering guy extraordinaire Rob Arsenault has been getting dirty and our favorite emergency room doctor (retired) is always got something going on and this time was no different. Whether you’re interested in painting an Argus aircraft or visiting the Queso Cowboy’s layout, this podcast has it all.

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One More Year show art One More Year

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Just a quick thank you for all those folks that unselfishly help with Lionel’s “One More Year” campaign to help those dealing with the mental stress of cancer. It’s the eve of another 100km/60mile walk so who better to share it with than the Moderately Agitated Mailboy and the modeler simply known as “Kelly.” Every dollar donated goes directly to the Psychosocial Oncology Clinic at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.

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Episode 175: KR Models Ltd. show art Episode 175: KR Models Ltd.

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“We’re building an HO Scale two-truck Shay.” This was our introduction to Keith Revell. Ever wondered how to start a model railroad manufacturing company?? You google it of course.

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All-Star Variety Hour #32 show art All-Star Variety Hour #32

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There’s always somebody dropping by the AML Studios in Busted Knuckle, Kentucky and this week is no different when Mike Deverell of the Colorado Front Range stops to tell us about the big move, he and his wife are making cross country to start a new chapter in their life. Plus, we get to hear from Rodger Coleman a new modeler and railfan learning about this great hobby of ours.

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Episode 174: Home Shops show art Episode 174: Home Shops

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Our next guest’s passion for trains began at age four with a cab ride in a FP7 locomotive and at age eleven a chance to throttle up an NW2. With his Dad the historian, photographer and modeler, plus 25 years working as a full-time railroader and “Home Shops” was born.

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ScaleTrains on the Road !! show art ScaleTrains on the Road !!

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Road trips are part of the American fabric and model railroads are part of American family life. What would get if you combined both of these iconic symbols??… Shane Wilson pulling the biggest RV you ever saw promoting model railroading and ScaleTrains.

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All-Star Variety Hour #31 show art All-Star Variety Hour #31

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The model railroad industry is more vibrant today than it’s ever been, with new manufacturers popping up almost every day. In this episode we talk to Greg McComas one who, like so many before him has created a business simply out of the need for a particular product. We first learned of Greg and his new business from our friend Stephen Atwell, owner of the very successful Midwest Model Railroad who has managed to create a destination hobby shop in a very short period of time.

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We've met an awful lot of interesting people here at the ole’ AML Network and our next guest is no exception. With a background in the railroad industry and a love railfanning from an early age, plus a long career in the trucking industry, two hours was really not enough time to find out everything there is to know about Chris.

But that's not all, he's one of the most prolific railfan videographers you'll find trackside just about anywhere in the lower forty-eight with dozens of great videos at Green Frog productions.

So get comfortable in your favorite folding chair with a bowl of shredded trackside weeds, a tall glass of warm puddle water and enjoy !!