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September 15, 2021
An interesting prototype makes for a neat brass collectible, Westside Model Company’s SP 0-6-0T Shop Switcher.
June 23, 2021
A 1950s era Japanese-made 40-foot boxcar from Tetsudo-Mokei-Sha is part of a series being researched by HO Collector.
April 26, 2021
An uncommon item, Tru-Scale Models’ Ready-Bilt Homes series provided illuminated, assembled, and decorated HO structures.
March 25, 2021
Do you have the mid-1990s Matchbox Railroad train set made by Mantua?
March 12, 2021
Big steam and impressive brass handcrafted workmanship is found in Fujiyama’s NP 4-8-4 steam locomotive imported by Pacific Fast Mail in the 1970s.
February 12, 2021
Westside Model Company’s mid-1970s brass replica of the GS-6 Northern-type 4-8-4 steam locomotive.
January 29, 2021
Produced for the Canadian market and not cataloged in the U.S., this Canadian National FT diesel locomotive is an uncommon Bachmann release.
December 28, 2020
One of the more intriguing freight car releases from American Train & Track was this container car offering.
November 9, 2020
Renwal’s Bridge & Trestle set is one of several offerings released by the company.
October 16, 2020
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.