Online station links for 2013

Useful links for garden railroaders taken from the pages of Garden Railways magazine
February 2013 issue

Potpourri

Railroad car for the Vega: http://www.carlustblog.com/2012/10/in-praise-of-the-hated-gm-small-cars-week-the-vert-a-pac-auto-carrier.html

Gotthard Base Tunnel: www.swissinfo.ch/eng/specials/gotthard_base_tunnel/

Thomas the Tank Engine/send your camera into space video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=XoMN-zg7r3M

Matryoshka Limit: http://xkcd.com/878/

Restored Galloping Goose: www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAKQgqLXww4
April 2013

Auto carriers: carlustblog.com/2012/11/ (Scroll to Factory to Dealer—by Rail)

How a steam locomotive is built: theoldmotor.com/?p=63084

Inner workings of a diesel locomotive: youtube.com/watch?v=y7d7t_4dZko

Dug North’s 21 Rotary Tool Tips and Tricks: www.cabaret.co.uk/dugs-automata-tips-techniques-and-tricks-no-6/

How to safely decant the contents of a paint spray can: youtube.com/watch?v=oteliqdTvgw
June 2013

Vintage steam

London Transport Museum’s: ltmuseum.co.uk/whats-on/tube150

Anniversary trains: dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2249372/

More anniversary trains: www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-21004315

Railfan videos: youtube.com/watch?v=ZD3wY_fp9MQ

Railroad traveling times: tinyurl.com/Train-Travel-Time

Animated film: youtube.com/watch?v=SSHxKGKGmOc
August 2013

No "Online station" column in this issue.
October 2013
Historical curiousities

Train graveyard in Bolivia: www.derbysulzers.com/uyuni.html
Welsh railroading: youtube.com/watch?v=pU2xr-YzhBQ
Snow plows: youtube.com/watch?v=KJlTrLllWN4 and youtube.com/watch?v=jWVFWHvqiuI

New Zealand snow plows: youtube.com/watch?v=6acPX_00M9Q
1950s rotary snow plow: youtube.com/watch?v=oOpfuQr6M-Q
December 2013
Machines

Tim Hunkin: blog.dugnorth.com/2013/08/tinkerers-clock-by-artist-tim-hunkin-at.html
507 Mechanical Movements book: pdnotebook.com/2010/02/ or 507movements.com
Vintage projects: vintageprojects.com

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