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  1. Modeltrains2021

    Need help with what size kadees this locomotive needs

    Hi i acquired this mantua 0-4-0 switcher from a friend and was wondering if any of you know what style kadee it needs ill include pics of it thank you
  2. Modeltrains2021

    Mantua mikado

    Hi i was wondering if someone could tell me how old this mantua 2-8-2 is thankyou
  3. Modeltrains2021

    What year was this rivarossi made?

    Hi i was wondering if someone could tell me what year this 2-8-8-2 was made? And what part numbers go to this locomotive Thank-you.
  4. Modeltrains2021

    Wheel cleaning

    Whats the best way to clean rivarossi 2-8-8-2 wheels as mine are pretty dirty? Thankyou for all the helpfull tips.
  5. Modeltrains2021

    Rivarossi 2-8-8-2

    Hi there i have a rivarossi 2-8-8-2 and it has electrical pick up issues i cleaned the track and the tender wheels going to clean the locomotives wheels and see if that helps any helpfull tips appreciated
  6. Modeltrains2021

    Need help identifying this brass steam 🚂

    Hi there I need help identifying who made this brass steam locomotive hope these pictures help thank you in advance.
  7. Modeltrains2021

    Replacement smoke unit

    I bought a steam locomotive and the smoke unit went out where can i get a replacement.
  8. Modeltrains2021

    What 🚂 is this

    Ik it's an AHM but what amke is this locomotive
  9. Modeltrains2021

    Can you help identify what locomotive this is

    Hi there I got this canadian national locomotive for free yesterday and was wondering what the make of this model is it's from Yugoslavia will post pictures as soon as I can. Thankyou
  10. Modeltrains2021

    Santa Fe steam l

    Hi there was wondering what color Santa Fe had for there steam locomotives as I have a steam locomotive I would like to turn into Santa Fe. Thankyou.
  11. Modeltrains2021

    Colors for a model railroad

    Hi there was wondering what colors I should paint my locomotives as I'm making my own railroad and can't decide any input would be greatly appreciated. Thankyou.
  12. Modeltrains2021

    Directional lighting

    Hi there soy steam locomotive has a working rear light and I was wondering how I go about hooking it up for directional lighting any help would be great Thankyou.
  13. Modeltrains2021

    HO scale steam lubrication

    How often do you guys lubricate/tune up your steam engines? trying to get a rough idea. Thankyou.
  14. Modeltrains2021

    Steam decals

    Hi there I'm looking for steam decals.
  15. Modeltrains2021

    Mantua 4-6-2

    Hi there just bought this mantua Pacific 4-6-2 steam locomotive what do you think? turning it into my own railroad.
  16. Modeltrains2021

    when was this vintage ho scale varney made?

  17. Modeltrains2021

    mehano mogul 2-6-0 parts

    hi there i have a mehano mogul 2-6-0 steam locomotive and was wondering where to buy parts for it thankyou
  18. W

    Broadway Limited Paragon3 Union Pacific SD40-2 HO

    Just curious if anyone out there has purchased the new HO UP BLI Paragon3 SD40-2 yet? I have seen them popping up online. I am curious as to the paint scheme. It appears the drawing of the model on the website is inaccurate. I can not find any roster shots of the two road #'s with the "We will...
  19. M

    HO or N?

    I am a beginner model railroader(?), and I was wanting to know: Should I go with N or HO scale? I have a (give or take) 7 x 4 space right now, I am not employed (haven't graduated yet), but size is not a problem. I would like to know the pros and cons of each. Thanks for all help in advance...




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