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!

Can a GEVO be in HO Collector?

Can a GEVO be in HO Collector?

Certainly not as a vintage as some plastic HO F-units; however, Tower 55’s GEVOs are collectible.


Florida, Gulf & Atlantic SD40-2 collectible from TrainWorld

Florida, Gulf & Atlantic SD40-2 collectible from TrainWorld

Florida, Gulf & Atlantic SD40-2s are available in HO from Broadway Limited and exclusive to New York’s TrainWorld.


Westside’s SP 0-6-0T Shop Switcher

Westside’s SP 0-6-0T Shop Switcher

An interesting prototype makes for a neat brass collectible, Westside Model Company’s SP 0-6-0T Shop Switcher.


Coming in HO Collector’s 4th Quarter edition…

Coming in HO Collector’s 4th Quarter edition…

Due this fall… the 4th Quarter 2021 HO Collector will include B&O Timesaver boxcars, TYCO’s 1982 lineup, Hallmark’s “Babyface” Baldwin in brass, and more!


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.


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