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  1. O Scale
    I have a number of Mendards boxcars and coal cars and I love them. They are not without their flaws though and one of the things that's been bothering me lately is the boxcar wobble. If you have never seen it this is what it is... I have at least 20 boxcars and, while a good number of them...
  2. O Scale
    I've tried using store bought LED strips (25$ a pop here in VA) which are far to expensive to light more than one car. I have a lot of passenger cars now in need of a lighting upgrade so that's out of the question. Recently, in another area of the forum, someone posted a link to some LED strip...
  3. HO Scale
    Hello i am building a working HO scale model of the DM30AC used on the LIRR for a friend and i need a motor and i don't know what to get? it has a odd engine mount, it is and piece of copper bent 90 degrees up and 3 hole down the middle. look at the pictures. thanks.
  4. O Scale
    Engine Shell Draw bar Rests. Here, I have three old runners. The center is original, however that piece tends to broken over time. To fix the other two, I drilled into the shell and epoxied a wire into place. Added a little extra for shaping and style. It worked.
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