Looking like a car almost as much as it looked like a train, the Aerotrain was an attempt to woo travelers back to the railroads. (more…)
Originally posted 2015-06-05 13:36:35.
Broadway Limited is a relative newcomer to the field of model railroading, getting their start in 2002, but they quickly made their mark by offering high quality HO and N scale model trains. Their offerings set a new standard in technology with on-board digital sound effects that could be operated in both DC and DCC modes.
Originally posted 2013-11-23 07:22:40.
Initially I wasn’t interested in the Empire Builder edition of Walthers “Name Trains“, but the more I looked at it, the more I liked it. Problem was, it was released in 2007, a long time ago as of this post. (more…)
Originally posted 2015-08-31 18:33:33.
As much as I love the big steamers like the Big Boy or Y6B, I love the vintage streamliners like the Dreyfuss Hudson or GS4 in Southern Pacific’s Daylight colors. This Pioneer Zephyr truly symbolizes the golden age of passenger train travel. (more…)
Originally posted 2015-05-18 12:44:25.
MTH keeps rolling out the HO offerings at a feverish pace. The Bi-Polar is an unusual offering of an early electric locomotives that saw service on the Milwaukee Road railroad in both freight and passenger service.
Originally posted 2015-05-03 12:08:49.
The Milwaukee Road is right up there as one of my favorite railroads in terms of equipment used, and the F-7 is one of my favorites of the faves.
Originally posted 2015-10-06 20:13:02.