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  1. General Model Train Discussion
    Hey so I’m pretty sure I can get this Bachman DCC Loco and my Laayout is Dc so can I use a DCC Loco on my DC Layout I need to know before I purchase. Thanks
  2. General Model Train Discussion
    Hey y’all so I am stuck at a crossing. So I have and I want to stick with HO scale and I currently have Bachmann Loco’s. I don’t know if I want to switch from Bachman to MTH or Lionel or both of those two. Like which one it better,more affordable (mind you I’m 14) and I’m saving my money up...
  3. HO Scale
    I'd like to buy EZ track for my HO scale train, running the Bachman brand locomotive you see in the picture. Right now the locomotive jumps the track pretty often. Someone suggested I buy larger radius track, but I don't know which radius to buy. I'm not even sure the radius I have already. But...
  4. N Scale
    I was wondering about MU-ing locomotives and if it's at all possible? I tried it once, with Bachman locomotives, and it didn't work out well. For one thing, one of the locomotives that I tried it with, came in one of Bachman's "sets." The other, was a Bachman "stand-alone." The stand-alone was...
  5. HO Scale
    First... My apologies if these details are well known. I did a bit of research before buying this, but there didn't seem to be any detailed analysis of how this worked, or how it could be used as part of a larger, non "auto-reverse EZ track" system. Here's the thing I'm talking about. To...
  6. Beginner Q & A
    So, since I am new to model railroading, I am trying to get a perspective on the various manufacturers of locomotives. I have compiled a list of the various brands that I am aware of and with which I have had some experience. Kato: Kato seems like they have the right blend of variety, sturdy...
  7. HO Scale
    I just bought a small Bachman Rio Grande steam loco for my son. It had both light and smoke and cost about $80.00. The train ran fine except it refused to smoke. At first I put 3-4 drops in and then when it didn't smoke after a few minutes I put a few more drops in. It still would not smoke. I...
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