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New Lenox, IL  60451

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CLRC Members Video Product Reviews

Review of Lionel's Disconnect Logging Car 2 Load Pack

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and Joe Smolinski review Lionel's  Disconnect Logging Car 2 Load Pack

Review of Lionel's Disconnect Logging Car Single Pack

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and Joe Smolinski review Lionel's  Disconnect Logging Car single pack.

Review of Lionel's Iron Burt Diesel

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and his Grandsons review Lionel's  Iron Burt Diesel

Review of Lionel's NYC Niagara Steam Locomotive # 6-58111

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and member Kevin Barry review Lionel's  NYC Niagara Steam Locomotive

Review of Lionel's Santa Fe NW2 Switcher # 6-83382

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and member Joe Smolinski review Lionel's  Santa Fe NW2 Switcher

Review of Lionel's SD45 Great Northern 400 Huscle Muscle Diesel

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and member Joe Smolinski review Lionel's Great Northern #400 Hustle Muscle diesel. 

Review of Lionel's Bucyrus Erie Gantry Crane

07/01/2018

​CLRC President President Herb Koch and Hayden Koehler review Lionel's  Bucyrus Erie Gantry Crane.

Review of Lionel's Southern Diner Car with Sounds

06/16/2018

​CLRC Member Joe Smolinski and President President Herb Koch review Lionel's  Southern Diner Car with Sounds.

Review of Lionel's Union Pacific FEF 3 Steam Engine

06/05/2018

​CLRC Member Mike Sirtak and President President Herb Koch review Lionel's  Union Pacific FEF 3 Steam Engine. 

Review of Lionel's Remote 60 Degree Switches

05/21/2018

CLRC President Herb Koch and Grandson's review Lionel's  Remote 60 Degree  Switches.

Review of Lionel's 6-81309 Southern Pacific Pacific 4-6-2 Steam Engine

03/08/2018

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Jim Ammirati review Lionel's  6-81309 Southern Pacific Pacific 4-6-2 Steam Engine.

Review of Lionel's Polar Express Lighted Cover Bridge

02/15/2018

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Kevin Barry review Lionel's  6-84489 Polar Express Lighted Covered Bridge

Review of Lionel's Polar Express Hero Boy's House

01/21/2018

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Kevin Barry review Lionel's 6-82100 Polar Express Plug N Play Hero Boy's House.  

Review of Lionel's Christmas Thomas

11/29/2017

CLRC President Herb Koch and his Grandson's review the Lionel Christmas Thomas Train Set. 

Lionel's Lackawanna SD70 ACe

04/20/2017

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Joe Smolinski review Lionel's Lackawanna Norfolk Southern Heritage Series SD70 ACe. 

Lionel's Union Pacific Big Boy's

04/15/2017

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Mike Sirtak review Lionel's Union Pacific Big Boy's.

Lionel's Pennsylvania GG1 Vision Line

03/29/2017

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Joe Morrison review Lionel's Pennsylvania Vision line GG1. 

Lionel Santa Fe TMCC Crane Car

03/18/2017

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Kevin Barry review Lionel's Santa Fe TMCC Crane Car.     

Lionel's Dinosaur Roars Park Train Set

02/19/2017

CLRC President President Herb Koch and his Grandsons Tanner and Zayden review Lionel's Dinosaur Park train set.     

Lionel's Northfolk and Southern Speciality engines Honoring our 911 Firefighters and First Responders

02/01/2017

CLRC Members Ray and Jim Subka along with President Herb Koch review Lionel's Norfolk and Southern Specialty engines.    

Lionel's Great Northern EMD E7 501 A and B Diesel Units

12/09/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Kevin Barry review the Lionel Great Northern E7 Diesel A and B Units.   

Lionel's Union Pacific 4-12-2 X9000 Steam Engine

11/12/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Mike Sirtak review the Lionel Union Pacific 4-12-2 steam engine.  

Lionel's A.T.S.F. FM H16-44 Diesel Switcher

11/11/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Kevin Barry review the Lionel Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe diesel switcher. 

Lionel Santa Fe Atlantic 4-4-2

08/28/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Curt Ward review the Lionel Santa Fe Atlantic 4-4-2.   

Lionel Norfolk Southern Tie-Jector

08/28/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and CLRC Member Curt Ward review the Lionel Norfolk Southern Tie-Jector.  

Lionel Great Northern S2 82120 No 2 and 82121 No 5.

07/03/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and CLRC Board Member Kevin Barry review the Lionel Great Northern S2, 82120 No 2 and 82121 No 5.  

Lionel Southern Alco PA / PB engines and passenger set

06/30/16

CLRC President Herb Koch and CLRC Board Member Kevin Barry review the Lionel Southern Also PA / PB engines and passenger cars. 

Lionel Harry Potter Hogwarts Express

05/10/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and his Grandsons Tanner and Zayden review the Lionel Harry Potter Hogwarts Express. 

Lionel Baltimore & Ohio RF16 Baldwin Sharknose Engine and the Chesapeake & Ohio passenger cars.

03/17/16

CLRC President Herb Koch and CLRC Board Member Kevin Barry review the Lionel Baltimore & Ohio RF16 Baldwin Sharknose Engine and the Chesapeake & Ohio passenger cars. 

Lionel Shay Engine

02/27/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and his Wife Deb review the Lionel Shay steam engine. The Shay locomotive was the most widely used geared steam locomotive. The locomotives were built to the patents of Ephraim Shay, who has been credited with the popularization of the concept of a geared steam locomotive.

Union Pacific Boy Scouts of America 2010 Diesel

01/24/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and CLRC Members Jim Subka and Ray Subka review the  Lionel Union Pacific ES44AC diesel special paint scheme honoring the Boy Scouts of America. 

Southern Pacific GS4

01/14/2016

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Luke Hatje review the Lionel Southern Pacific GS4 Daylight.

Lionel 611 Norfolk & Western engine.

12/12/2015

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Luke Hatje  review the Lionel 611 Norfolk & Western engine. 

Review of Lionel PRR M1a 611 Norfolk & Western engine.

10/27/2015

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Dave Batson review the Lionel PRR M1A engine. 

Review of Lionel Thomas the Tank set with remote.

09/29/2015

CLRC President Herb Koch and Grandson's Zayden and Tanner review the Lionel Thomas the Tank set.

Review of Lionel Santa Fe E8 diesel engines.

08/25/2015

CLRC President Herb Koch and his Wife Deb review the Lionel Santa Fe E8

Review of the Lionel Burlington Zephyr

08/11/2015

CLRC President Herb Koch and member Kevin Berry review the iconic Lionel Burlington Zephyr.

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