3rd QUARTER 2021: Take a look at Mantua’s Matchbox Railroad in the latest edition of HO Collector. Also in this issue, the cover story details the process of bringing Kentucky Fried Chicken to HO scale kit form by Life-Like in the 1970s. All this and more in the 3rd Quarter 2021 issue of HO Collector!

Who Made That?

Who Made That?

Who was Charmerz and what did they offer?


Tetsudo-Moki-Sha Rio Grande Boxcar

Tetsudo-Moki-Sha Rio Grande Boxcar

A 1950s era Japanese-made 40-foot boxcar from Tetsudo-Mokei-Sha is part of a series being researched by HO Collector.


Ertl’s Authentic Railway Designs

Ertl’s Authentic Railway Designs

Debuting in the late 1990s, famous toy maker Ertl ventured into HO scale with several offerings.


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.


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