LCCA TRAIN TALK
"The Best Toy Train Club on the Planet"
 
This page's latest update:  1 September 2016
What's new in this update?
New responses to Train Talk 34.
New September discussion topic "Crisis in the Train Room" added.

 

This is your gateway to LCCA's TRAIN TALK sessions.  If you're looking for the LCCA Home Page, click here.

TRAIN TALK invites LCCA members' thoughts on toy trains, especially those manufactured under the century-old name of LIONEL®.  This is a great place to share ideas, thoughts, memories, and suggestions with your fellow club members.
 
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 NOTE:  TRAIN TALK works best for sharing thoughts, observations and memories with your fellow club members. Uness you specifically identify yourself to the world through your comments, you are anonymous so we cannot respond to you directly.  If you have specific questions for which you need fast answers, you may find that an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. will work better than leaving a question in a TRAIN TALK comment--although you are perfectly welcome to leave it there as well.
 
 
 
 

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TRAIN TALK #35, Crisis in the Train Room
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FEC Hi Rail Pickup

TRAIN TALK #34, Reawakening the Toy Train Bug                                    
                
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TRAIN TALK #33, Trains of Imagination
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TRAIN TALK #32, Favorite Accessories Through the Years
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 TRAIN TALK #31, My Greatest Find
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TRAIN TALK #30, The 2016 Lionel Catalogs
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TRAIN TALK #29, State of the Hobby: Expert Views
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TRAIN TALK #28, Cinematic RailroadingRed Rails in the Sunset for TT
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TRAIN TALK #27, Trainful Resolutions
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TRAIN TALK #26, The Iron Horse and I
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TRAIN TALK #25, Sharing the Fun
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TRAIN TALK #24, Holiday Dreams and Memories
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 TRAIN TALK #23, Digital Sharing
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2015 Christmas Car

TRAIN TALK #22, Beyond the Train Room
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TRAIN TALK #21, Rock Bottom
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 TRAIN TALK #20, Electric "Motors," Interurbans and Trolleys
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TRAIN TALK #19, Fallen Flags Cars from LCCA
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TRAIN TALK #18, "Is that a toy train item? It looks great on your layout!"
            
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TRAIN TALK #17, The "Has-Beens," Recycling Toy Trains
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TRAIN TALK #16, Toy Train Forums
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 TRAIN TALK #15, Power To The Engines: Hard Wire or Battery?
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 TRAIN TALK #14, Benefits of Membership: Conventions
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TRAIN TALK #13, Accessories Set the Stage
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TRAIN TALK #12, Benefits of Club Membership
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TRAIN TALK #11, Lionel Railroader Club and LCCA Merger
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TRAIN TALK #10, Product Preferences and Road Names
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TRAIN TALK #9, Personal Toy Train Histories
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TRAIN TALK #8, Buying and Selling Toy Trains
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TRAIN TALK #7, On S Gauge2015 Christmas
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TRAIN TALK #6, Convention Car Preferences
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TRAIN TALK #5, Aspects, Facets & Features of the Hobby
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TRAIN TALK #4, Layout Characteristics
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TRAIN TALK #3, Collectors Versus Operators
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TRAIN TALK #2, Gauges, Scales & Eras
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TRAIN TALK #1, The LCCA Website and You
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TRAIN TALK #0, The Basics:  Track
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