FOURTH QUARTER 2020: We explore Bachmann’s “Wild West Adventure” series introduced in the 1970s and see the train sets, locomotives, rolling stock, and structures that made up this exciting group of models that are fun collector’s items today. All this and more in the Fourth Quarter 2020 issue of HO Collector!

Collecting MTH Trains

Collecting MTH Trains

MTH Trains announced in mid-2020 that the company’s owner was retiring … what does this mean for collectors?


Fleischmann’s Chicago & North Western Switcher

Fleischmann’s Chicago & North Western Switcher

From the 1950s and West German hobby line Fleischmann came what might be the first C&NW decorated ready-to-run diesel locomotive model in HO scale.


Varney in the late 1960s

Varney in the late 1960s

An HO pioneer, Varney was nearing the end of its run in the hobby by the late 1960s.


An Intro to Ulrich

An Intro to Ulrich

One of the hobby pioneers, Ulrich is featured with an overview of the company and its releases in HO Collector’s Fourth Quarter 2020 edition.


Gilbert’s Big Alco Diesel

Gilbert’s Big Alco Diesel

In the mid-1950s, the Gilbert/American Flyer line of HO added an impressive Alco to its catalog.


Bachmann’s Old West in HO

Bachmann’s Old West in HO

Journey back to the Old West with Bachmann’s “The Great Iron Horse Train Robbery!” set.


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