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  1. MTH Amtrak P42 Genesis

    O Scale
    Hi Folks, Here's my latest product review. I hope you enjoy it! :) Thanks, Eric Siegel Eric's Trains
  2. HO Trade + possible Cash Walthers Proto Amtrak IV B for Kato Amtrak IV B

    For Sale or Trade (member-to-member)
    Hello, I have a mix of Walthers Proto and Kato rolling stock for the Southwest Chief Train I am building. I have decided to do all Kato rather than mix and thought I'd see if anyone else was doing the opposite and willing to trade their Kato for my Walthers. I would be willing to add a little...
  3. HO Amtrak Empire Builder cars on eBay

    For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    Anyone want extra vehicles for their Amtrak train? I am going to start listing my Empire Builder consist that has seen many layouts and run many times. so far I only have two cars up: superliner transition sleeper and a series 1700 baggage car all of the vehicles I am putting up will be in...
  4. Rapido Amtrak F40PH

    HO Scale
    Hello, I am thinking of purchasing a Rapido Amtrak F40PH Phase III, and am wondering what kind of passenger cars would be best to go with them. Price can be below $60 per car, but I am open to all suggestions.
  5. What passenger train are you currently modeling?

    HO Scale
    Hi all! Thought I'd prod you guys for what passenger trains you're modeling. I'm always fascinated by what kinds trains people have, old or new. Tell us why you model that train also! I'm modeling the modern Empire Builder, after an amazing train trip I took with the family. The train grew on...
  6. Amtrak Cascades

    General Model Train Discussion
    Does anyone know where to get either Cascade Talgo cars, or Talgo cars similar to those used by Amtrak in N scale. Thank you! Brandon
  7. Kenjuro's HO Layout (1st Layout ever!)

    HO Scale
    Hello everyone, I have loved trains since I was like a day old and now I finally have the space to build a layout. I already have a 8 x 4 table built and a few tracks on it but I am going to re-do everything this weekend. I am going to stick to Southern Pacific, Amtrak and BNSF.... even though...
  8. Amtrak: ACS-64 model display

    North America
    Found some pictures of the new Amtrak American Cities Sprinter 64 at Railcolor (future Amtrak 600 series). From Ralcolor: "In 2010, Amtrak ordered seventy new electric locomotives from Siemens; the Amtram Cities Sprinter (ACS) 64. Delivery of the first unit is scheduled for the beginning of...
  9. Northeast Coridor Ridership Increases

    General Model Train Discussion
    Neat article in the Times about increased ridership along the NEC due to increased airfare.
  10. Wanted Atlas HO AEM-7 Amtrak Phase III

    For Sale or Trade (member-to-member)
    Hello Everyone, I am interested in purchasing an Atlas AEM-7 for Amtrak in phase III paint scheme in either road number #908 or 911. If anyone has any available please let me know. Thanks in advance. Eric Kreszl Just to let everyone know I was able to find a AEM-7 today that I was looking...
  11. Ho Amtrak Talgo cars made by Electrotren

    HO Scale
    Does anyone know where I can get some addon Amtrak talgo cars made my Electrotren.
  12. Looking for HO Atlas AEM-7 # 907 in phase v

    HO Scale
    Hi Im looking for a Ho Atlas AEM-7 #907 or #914 in phase v. I would prefer #907 because I already have #914, but i could always renumber it. If anyone can help me find one it would be much appreciated.