How to Determine Model Train Value

This 1950 Distler 0-gauge vintage toy railway is a pricey collector’s item today. 

Overview: You may buy or sell your trains in a surprising variety of ways. The first step in ensuring that you locate the finest solution for your concern is to educate yourself. The procedure can be complicated and challenging, so we hope this information helps you understand it better. Plastic is used … Read more

You Don’t Have to Buy Expensive Model Trains for a Collection

Model train collecting is a pleasant activity that children, teenagers, and adults all enjoy.

Passion is one great virtue that fuels humanity to achieve even the unexpected. Who would have thought that the humble hobby of Bruce Williams Zacaggnino will entitle him to the largest model train layout and museum in the World? Yes, he is the owner of the famous Northlandz located in Flemington, New … Read more

A Guide to Different Model Train Sizes

One of the largest train models is Aristo-1-29 Craft's G scale boxcar on G gauge track

Model trains have their own unique appeal. Train enthusiasts can all agree that a well-made model train captures a small piece of reality, showcasing an engineering marvel in miniature, whether moving or motionless. But how can you sort through the various scales and types of model trains? If you’re new to model … Read more

Do Model Train Owners need a Digital Command Control?

The Kato N-scale 4-6-4 C62 steam locomotive model train has received high praise for its quality and performance

The DDC Overview The goal of being able to operate trains in a prototypical fashion has been pursued from the beginning of Model Railroading. Direct current power, solid state electronics with characteristics like pulse power, and other breakthroughs were among the advancements. Complex block systems would be added to the wiring. Despite … Read more

What do you do if your cat keeps wanting to play with your model train?

What do you do if your cat keeps wanting to play with your model train

Your model trains are a product of time, patience, hard work, and hard-earned money. With all that invested, you want to protect them from damage or any mishap that would reduce their beauty and value. Suddenly, here comes your stubborn cat, running, jumping, climbing on your layout, and treating your precious model … Read more

Should I Make a Blog About My Train Hobby?

Train going through the mountains of New Hampshire, United States

Hobbies can take different shapes. While some love to do gardening as a hobby, others collect trains and build railroads. It is suited for all ages and some people have even spent their entire life collecting different types of trains and capturing train rides while travelling.  Train sets are readily available at … Read more