I just ordered the Thomas, James, Henry and Percy trains from Plaza Japan. I don't have it yet, it's still on its way from Japan.
Our friend Josh carries all the B'mann HO scale Thomas, but not the N scale Tomix. In a way I'm not surprised. Very few American suppliers import Tomix, and I don't know of any who actually have Thomas in stock at the moment.
I just ordered in 4 LED lighting kits for the heighvyweight cars that I have. I'm looking forward to putting them in, and since their battery powered, I didn't have to worry about swapping out trucks with electrical pick ups. I'll post pictures once I have them in place.
So with the revenue I got from selling a couple items on eBay I bought another Lionel Standard O boxcar... As you can see, I made an offer and it was accepted... How was my offer though? Like I did not want to low ball him, but do you think it was still to high? LOL, the MSRP is $70 on that piece
It was a normal day in the train room, when suddenly the locomotive jumped off the rails. I hurried over to see what had happened when I came across the body laying beside the track...
Unfortunately the victim (a carpenter ant larger than a scale person) had been killed instantly...more...
For me, cars, trucks, buses etc are just as vital a part of the scenery as the trains and buildings, vegetation ect.
Post your favorites in their natural surroundings.
I'll start off with these
Greyhound GMC Scenicruiser
1961 Chrysler 300 Convertible
this is from trainboard.com
Sad news. I had not seen him posting in some months. Just learned that "hminky" (Harold Minkwitz) passed away in late March of this year. He was known for for his "Pacific Coast Air Line" and it's web site, On30, HOn30 and "55n3" concept.
Does anyone else purchase Menard's building? I enjoy them and tried to make use of their rebate program. After jumping through a number of hoops and waiting several weeks, I receive a piece of mail as the rebate. BUT it can only be used to make instore purchases. Does anyone else get that...
I bought this as the most money I have ever spent on an engine , we recently moved so it sat in the box for 2 years. I recently set double oval up in the basement hooked it up to my NEC power cab and it ran great. For a while. On one of its loops it had trouble negotiating a switch , the engine...