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  1. DIfference Between Athearn and Athearn Roundhouse DIesel Locomotives

    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?
  2. Athearn Trains for Sale + Misc. Model Elements

    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...
  3. HO Selling off my HO Locos, Rolling Stock, etc. from Athern, Rivarossi, Lifelike, etc.

    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...
  4. Family owned company selling estate cleanout items- Lionel, Mantua, Bachmann, etc.

    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...
  5. Hand railing wire?

    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
  6. HO Wanted - Athearn 'Shorty' Streamlined Passenger Cars

    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...
  7. 10 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock freight car auctions UP GTW ATSF CNW CN Ends 2-15

    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...
  8. 10 Vintage HO Scale freight car & Locomotive super detail parts auctions NW Ends 2-05

    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...
  9. 10 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock freight car auctions BN GWF MP GN SOU GTW Ends 1-16

    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...
  10. 10 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock freight car auctions CNW CN ATSF SP C&O Ends 01/06

    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...
  11. 10 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock & PECO Switches auctions CNW BN SBD SOU Ends 12/27

    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...
  12. 10 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock freight cars FOR SALE! GTW WP C&O N&W D&RGW BN SOU

    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...
  13. Athearn SW1500 chassis for Interurban cars?

    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?
  14. 10 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock & PECO Switches auctions GTW BN NP WP

    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...
  15. 8 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock & PECO Switches for the week of 2-28/3-07 C&O B&O

    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...
  16. 8 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock freight cars for the week of 2-21 / 2-28 SP SBD ACL

    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...
  17. 8 Vintage HO Scale rolling stock freight cars for the week of 02-14 / 02-21 ACL SCL

    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...
  18. 8 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock & PECO switches for the week of 02-07/02-14 PRR GTW

    For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    8 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock & PECO switches for the week of 02-07/02-14 PRR GTW 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...
  19. 8 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock freight cars for the week of 01-31/02-07 P&LE NW NYC

    For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    8 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock freight cars for the week of 01-31/02-07 P&LE NW NYC 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...
  20. 8 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock & PECO switches for the week of 01-24 / 01-31 CIRR

    For Sale Elsewhere (eBay, other forums etc.)
    8 Vintage HO Scale Rolling Stock & PECO switches for the week of 01-24 / 01-31 CIRR 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...
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