2nd QUARTER 2021: Amtrak celebrates a milestone marking 50 years of service to rail travelers. HO Collector looks back the first ready-to-run models produced in Amtrak livery from the early 1970s. This edition also introduces a new series by Tim Garner on his time working for Life-Like. All this and more in the 2nd Quarter 2021 issue of HO Collector!

Future Collectibles

Future Collectibles

What’s available now or coming soon that will be tomorrow’s Amtrak collectible in HO scale?


Coming in HO Collector’s 3rd Quarter 2021 edition…

Coming in HO Collector’s 3rd Quarter 2021 edition…

Due this summer, HO Collector’s 3rd Quarter 2021 edition will feature a variety of interesting topics.


Tru-Scale Models’ Ready-Bilt Homes

Tru-Scale Models’ Ready-Bilt Homes

An uncommon item, Tru-Scale Models’ Ready-Bilt Homes series provided illuminated, assembled, and decorated HO structures.


White River Productions Acquires Diesel Era Magazine

White River Productions Acquires Diesel Era Magazine

White River Productions announces its acquisition of Diesel Era magazine.


Emptying My Piggy Bank for Amtrak

Emptying My Piggy Bank for Amtrak

Remember buying a model with your own money when you were a kid?


Matchbox Railroad GP20

Matchbox Railroad GP20

Do you have the mid-1990s Matchbox Railroad train set made by Mantua?


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