Pinellas model train shop looking to stay on track
This year's gift under the Christmas tree was far more likely to be a video game than a model train. Model trains — don't call them toy trains — were once a rite of passage for youth, and a lifelong diversion for plenty of adults. Then video games and ...
Toy train open house scheduled just in time for Father's Day
The Central Arkansas Model Railroad Club (CAMRC ... who grew up during the 1940s and ‘50s with American Flyer toy trains. “We’ll show visitors how to operate vintage Lionel trains the “old fashioned” way with a conventional transformer and ...
Model Trains & Model Railroading a Fine Hobby
N-Scale is a popular apartment size scale ... About Model Train Zone Model Train Zone (http://modeltrainzone.com) is an online supplier of model trains, tracks and accessories for model railroading hobbyists of all ages.
Art of the railroad & large scale model trains
Model railroad trains first became popular when department store owners incorporated them into their Christmas window displays in the 1920’s, and they've been a fixture of childhood and beyond ever since. Today model railroading is an extremely popular ...
Model Railroads Not Child`s Play
Though more women have taken up the hobby in recent years ... Hobbyists distinguish between toy trains and model railroads. Toy trains, such as Lionel`s, are generally not made to scale. They`re shaped so they can handle sharp curves, Larson said.