Video: Gunderson 5188 Covered Hopper Review

In this week’s Time to Model™ spotlight, we’re featuring a video review by YouTube Channel, Everything Trains Media. In this in-depth production, you’ll learn all about the features of our Rivet Counter HO Scale Gunderson 5188 Covered Hopper Cars – right down to the rotating…

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Time to Model: Wabtec Tier 4 GEVO Review

In this week’s Time to Model™ feature, we’re featuring a video review by ravenhawk6910 on YouTube. In this comprehensive piece, you’ll learn all about the features and sounds included with our Rivet Counter™ HO Scale ET44 GEVO in the Wabtec fantasy scheme. Learn more about…

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Podcast: The Road Trip Story with A Modeler’s Life

Recently, Lionel Strang from A Modeler’s Life Podcast spent about a half-an-hour with us to learn more about the Road Trip.  During our conversation, we chatted about how the idea for the Road Trip originated, why we’re embarking on this epic journey, how clubs and...
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Video: Wisconsin Central 10 Years and Rolling

In this Time to Model feature, we’re showcasing a throwback video from the 90s that features Wisconsin Central in its prime. Founded in 1987, the company went from rags to riches within a decade, emerging as a SOO Line spin-off called “Lake States Transportation.” The…

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Last Ride for 3985

Article and Video by Zach Pumphrey In October 2010, Union Pacific’s 4-6-6-4 “Challenger” type steam locomotive #3985 made its last excursion tour before being taken out of service. Little did we know at the time, but the UP had Big Boy 4014 up their sleeve….

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Time to Model: Delivering ONE’s First Container

In this week’s Time to Model™ spotlight, we’re featuring a video produced by Ocean Network Express which follows the company’s first shipping container by train from Washington State to the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Three years ago this month (June 2021), ONE delivered its first shipping…

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Time to Model: ES44 Review Video

In this week’s Time to Model™ spotlight, we’re featuring jlwii2000’s (James Wright) review video of our first group of Rivet Counter™ HO Scale ES44 GEVOs. In this in-depth video, James discusses all the features of the model including lighting, sound, and road number specific details…

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