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    Selling massive estate collection

    Hello, I’ve been posting on a few message boards my interest to sell a massive collection I recently inherited. The collection is mostly O gauge with some exceptions. It has American flyer, mth, Lionel, pride lines, lgb, McCoy, Ives, and more I’m sure. The collection spans a 2 story home and...
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    Mth itad not working

    I wired my ITAD to my MTH Crossing signal lights. - hooked it to my transformer, under "variable" and it immediately started making its noise and the lights flashed without any activation by motion. - turned off power and hooked to "accessory" side of transformer and now I get nothing...
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    Help diagnose a sick loco

    Greetings all. I model HO scale and operate using NCE PowerCab. I rolled an MTH Big Boy out of the roundhouse today and had a scare. It started up fine, rolled out of the roundhouse, onto the turntable, and out to the yards fine. I backed it up to a consist of 13 cars and headed for the...
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    UP 3985 pics (MTH content)

    Greetings all and Happy Father's Day. I finally managed to get some snaps of my layout. Attached are pics of my MTH HO UP 3985 Challenger. One includes Big Boy 4006. Also seen in the pics are a nearly complete coaling tower and a mostly complete roundhouse. I have plenty of work ahead of...
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    The Great Scale Model Train Show - April 10-11,2010 - Timonium, MD

    The Great Scale Model Train Show & Railroad Marketplace Largest show in the mid-Atlantic * All scales Saturday April 10, 2010 9AM-4PM Sunday, April 11, 2010 10AM-4PM Maryland State Fairgrounds, Timonium, MD Admission $9 * Under 15 FREE Admission is good for both days and includes $10 in...
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    MTH HO Scale SD70ace & SD70M-2 Release Date?

    :confused:Hey Everyone,, Has anyone heard anything about the release dates of the HO MTH SD70ace and the SD70M-2's?? I don't know how many more delays they plan on having but i know my pre-order has done been delayed so many times that EMD is probably already designing a new locomotive to take...
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    The MTH DCS commander's capabilities

    I have a DCS commander question that I've been unable to find the answer to on FAQs and message boards. I purchased a DCS Commander System w/100 watt power supply and I'm planning to have it connected to two separate HO scale track layouts. Now I know that the DCS Commander is perfectly capable...

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