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  1. HO Scale
    I posted before about Tyco and some wanted photos of what I have. There are also Pennsylvania, Athearn, Vollmer, and some unknowns. I do have some track and wires as well.
  2. HO Scale
    I just bought a used athearn switcher that i fixed up to make it run but is is making a fairly large amount of ozone smell. Ive searched it up and it looks like many trains do that, but is there a way to stop it, is it an athsma trigger/is it safe to run for long periods of time, or does it mean...
  3. Technical Model Train Forum
    It is a relatively new Athearn Ac4400 and it keeps making an annoying buzzing sound. The model runs perfectly fine at low speeds but usually when it make it faster it speeds up normally without any buzz then suddenly slows down and starts buzzing. Every once in a while I can make it run at a...
  4. HO Scale
    What are the differences between the Athearn and Athearn Roundhouse lines of diesel locomotives? Is it just cosmetics or are there drive train, performance, or reliabilty/durability differences?
  5. For Sale or Trade (member-to-member)
    New to this forum. I am wishing to sell my late-father's Athearn model trains + miscellaneous model parts, all dating from late 1970s - early-1980s. Most traincars have original box with original assembly instructions; all original boxes have original price stickers and specific model type...
  6. For Sale or Trade (member-to-member)
    Greetings, All. I'm new to this forum, but I am very active buying and selling in my other hobby area of Amateur Astronomy (Cloudy Nights Forum, I'm also, "Randy_1701" there), with a full 5 star rating, so I believe I can do a good job here, too. I have collected many locos, rolling stock...
  7. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    Hi guys, I help manage a family owned cleanout company with my dad and we have a lot of train hobby items that we are selling on ebay. We even have some Lionel items! The link to our store is: https://www.ebay.com/str/mikediscountstore We also just sent a huge lot to a local auction house we do...
  8. HO Scale
    I have a couple locomotives missing handrail sections (Athearn Blue Box stuff). Can anyone recommend a type and gauge of wire that works well to fashion handrails? Thanks! JP
  9. Want to Buy (member-to-member)
    Hi, Slightly embarrassing that this is my first post here, but anyway... I'm planning a layout based around the NEC in the Penn Central era, around 1971 to 1975 (I want to run E60s, GG1s, E33s etc). I need some passenger cars- due to space (and cost) constraints, full length Rapido and Walthers...
  10. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in its place. All auctions will run for a 10 day duration. So check it out, you might just...
  11. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    10 Vintage HO Scale freight car & Locomotive super detail parts auctions NW Ends 2-05 Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in...
  12. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in its place. All auctions will run for a 10 day duration. So check it out, you might...
  13. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    10 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock freight car auctions CNW CN ATSF SP C&O Ends 01/06 Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in...
  14. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    10 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock & PECO Switches auctions CNW BN SBD SOU Ends 12/27 Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in...
  15. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    10 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock freight cars FOR SALE! GTW WP C&O N&W D&RGW BN SOU Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in...
  16. HO Scale
    So I just saw on Facebook, a traction modeler use an a Athearn SW1500 chassis, for powering a 3D printed model of Charles City & Western No. 50 (an Interurban car I believe is at Boone, Iowa). How tight a curve can an SW1500 from Athearn take?
  17. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in its place. All auctions will run for a 10 day duration. So check it out, you might...
  18. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    8 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock & PECO Switches for the week of 2-28/3-07 C&O B&O Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. My plan is to have 8 items up for auction per week...
  19. For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    Hello everyone, I am currently selling several hundred HO scale items on ebay. All items were purchased back in the early 90's and are all discontinued today. My plan is to have 8 items up for auction per week. For every item that sells, I'll add a new item in its place. All auctions will start...
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