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IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
36' Billboard Meat Reefer (HO Scale)
by: Frederick Boucher  |  Vendor: Roundhouse Trains
This HO RTR 40' Wood Reefer by Roundhouse features impressive finish and printing, metal wheels, and knuckle couplers.   >> READ MORE

IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
SP 50' Overland Set (HO Scale)
by: Sean Hadfield  |  Vendor: Roundhouse Trains
Another nice-looking piece from Roundhouse Trains-- in fact an entire matched set!   >> READ MORE

IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
Old Time 2-6-0 (N Scale)
by: Fred Boucher  |  Vendor: Athearn
Athearn N is proud to offer a mainstay of railroading's golden age in it's premium line of N scale models. This diminutive workhorse is capable of providing the power and performance to capture this rich era of railroad history. Each locomotive is decorated with colorful paint schemes that were common in this age.   >> READ MORE

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IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
2-6-0 Steamer, Daylight Colors (HO Scale)
by: windysean  |  Vendor: Roundhouse Trains
Roundhouse produces this 2-6-0 “Mogul” steam locomotive in Southern Pacific Daylight colors, in HO scale and ready to run on your layout.   >> READ MORE

IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
2-6-0 D&RGW (HO Scale)
by: Fred Boucher  |  Vendor: Roundhouse Trains
Until recently, if a model railroader wanted to model the era of the Industrial Revolution, the budding "Golden Era" of railroading, there were four choices of motive power: a few balky generic plastic locomotives, die cast metal craftsman kits, limited issue expensive imported brass, or scratchbuilding! Then came the 1990's and the introduction of a new generation of quality metal and plastic steam locos, yet most fit into the later Golden Era or modern era of steam. It was then that Roundhouse/Model Die Casting (MDC) cleaned up and re-tool the kits of their Old Timer series. This review shows the fruits of the process.   >> READ MORE

IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
2-6-0 Mogul, CN (HO Scale)
by: Fred Boucher  |  Vendor: Roundhouse Trains
Roundhouse offers their nice 2-6-0 in livery for the great Canadian National Railway. Roundhouse/Model Die Casting (MDC) has cleaned up and re-tool the kits of their Old Timer series. This review shows the fruits of the process.   >> READ MORE

IN “OLD-TIMER” (PRE-1900)
C&O 50' Overland Passenger Car (HO Scale)
by: Fred Boucher  |  Vendor: Roundhouse Trains
Roundhouse has improved their “Golden Era” models with knuckle couplers, metal wheels, and wire truss-rods. They are finished well and look good.   >> READ MORE

 
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