O Scale Model Railroads Links

Welcome to Gord's Model Rail page with a complete listing of everything O Scale on the web. Scroll down for listings. If there is anything that I am missing, is incorrect, links down, or needs updating please advise me updates made as necessary Drop a note will update when time.

Perchance you noticed I have an interest in model railroading, O Scale to be exact, love to build, custom decal and paint in wood and plastic (Brass to much $), enjoy working on electronics, dioramas and scenery though my photo backdrops will make up the most of my scenes in limited space. The following are a list of my favorite locations where you can learn more about the hobby and access other related Web sites; (note most are to do with O Scale but if you go to Model Railroader you can find many more links to other scales.) Let me know if you find any more related to O Scale.

 Hobby Shops across the USA listed by state and links to shops around the world.

Hobby Shops across Canada listed by province

Model Railroad Magazines:.....Canadian Model Railroader........ Model Railroader........... 48/ft. O Scale News.... O Scale Trains.. O Gauge Railroading..... The Proto Journal devoted to Proto:48 finescale modeling........Finescale Railroader.........Light Iron Digest narrow gauge trains

O Scale/Gauge 3&2 rail manufactures:..... ....... Adirondack Car & Foundary........Atlas O Scale........ Bachmann On3O sets.... .. Banta Modelworks manufactures of quality craftsman kits.. ... Berkshire Valley Inc. Manufacturer of detail parts, building kits, trailers and freight cars...... Bowser Trains Trolleys and Trailers..... ... Central Locomotive Works.... Custom O scale Trains....Division Point Models........... Echo Mountain imports Inc detail parts... .. Fun & Games O Scale Figures..........German O Scale trains..... ..InterMountain Railway Company..........Iron Horse Hobbies,O Scale Australian Kits...... ...K-Line Trains........Kohs & Company O Scale Locomotive Models.... .... La Belle Wood Kits...........Lionel.......Locomotive Workshop; Locomotive kits and drivetrains...... .. Matchbox cars and trucks 1/43 & 1/50th scale......MTH Electric Trains...... NG Trains custom narrow guage .......Overland Models Inc.....P&D Hobby shop; Custom F units kits and parts..........Pecos River Brass......... Rails Unlimited Kits..... ...Red Caboose... Rich Yoder Models. ......St. Petersburg Tram Collection & trolley busses.........Supply Line Buildings and people.............The Car Works Brass Models.. .. 3rd Rail/Sunset Models Brass models...........Thrall Car Co. ...........Twin Whistle Building kits....... Weaver Models O Scale 2-3 rail..... ....Westerfield Model kits.... ....Williams Electric Trains....

Parts suppliers decals/electronics/track etc. for O scale 2&3 rail:........ .....Accurate O scale. ....Albion Software.....American O scale Profesional Service.....Arttista Accessories........The Back Shop detail parts and kits including narrow gauge...Bar Mills Scale Model Works Custom signs buildings....BK Enterprises......... Blackstone Valley Railway bridge kits...... Boulder Valley Models....... Brennan's Model Railroading Products, scenery supplies .......BTS O/On3 railcars & building kits....... C&O Locomotive builders plates.........CDS Lettering (dry transfers for all Canadian railways and some US)... .... Champ Decals.... ..Centerline Railcleaners.... Classic Display Case Co.......... ..Custom Built High Voltage towers... ..Dallee Electronics sound systems.... .. .Del-Aire Products........Digitrax.......Downtown Deco Building kits........Division Point Brass models... .....Echo Mountain Imports......Evan Design computer software to design and print buildings signs etc. for backdrops.... .....Fun & Games; O Scale folks.....Gargraves Track .......Kadee Couplers.... . ...Keil-Line O Scale cast parts...... ..Loys Toys DCC products/info......Microscale Decals.... Custom painted train runs. ..NorthWest Short Line wheels, gear sets motors etc.......Oakridge..... . Oddballs Decals ..... ......O Scale Realty Custom Buildings ...Panoramic Photomurals Inc. Custom backdrops for model railways..... PSI's Dynatol Digital Products Wireless Dual Signal Decoders......QSI Industries Sound /Control Systems........... ......Railway Design Associates..... Red Brae Shops .....Remote Control systems; Radio Control......Rod Miller Loco Repair/upgrade.......RR -Track for windows..... Scaled World, trackside signals..... Showcase-Express display racks ....... Soundtraxx........Supply Line buildings and people.....T-Bone Models Custom Painting and repair ......Tomar Industries ;drumheads, signals detail parts and buildings......Tonys Train Exchange (Command control and electronics products)........TrainCam an onboard color.. camera system that transmits direct to your TV....Twin Whistle Sign & Kit Company.......Valley Model Trains "Big Buck Buildings"...... .... Wangrow Electronics Digital Command Control..... ..Walthers Cornerstone Building kits... ....Westport Model Works Building Backdrops. ..Willard Animations........

Dealers in O Scale 2&3 Rail:............... ..All About Trains....Anbar Corporation......Asheville Diecast.. Brass Locomotive Company........Brentwood Antiques... Canadian Model Trains.. Charles Ro Supply Company... Custom O scale Trains ...Davis Electronics..... ...Des Plaines Hobbies.......... Discount Trains........... Euro Rail Hobbies Fleischmann On30.............. ...GenesTrains..... Grand Central Ltd.... ..Hill's Hobby..............Hobby Haven........... Island Trains........ Iron Horse Hobbies,O Scale Australian.. ...Just Trains of Delaware..... ....Longs trains...... Mountain Trains......Norm's "O" Scale.......Olsen's Toy Train Parts.............. P&D Hobby shop; Custom F units kits and parts.... .. Past-Time Hobbies.. ....Pecos River Brass Hobby......Petersen Supply ...........Rails Unlimited.... ......... Standard Hobby Supply.... ..Successful Auction Mgmt... .......... The Inside Gateway....... The Irondequoit Car Shops.......The Train Loft ............ Toy Train Exchange...... .....Train America... . ..... Valley Model Trains......Walthers Inc..... ....Warren's Model Trains... Whistle Stop Trains....York Trains... .

 On3/ On30: ...... Narrow Gauge & Shortline Gazette Magazine ......Jay Cohen Model Trains........ On3O info......... Bachmann On3O sets.............Echo Mountain imports Inc models and parts..... Narrow Gauge info. and links.....Smoky Mountain Model Works....... Bachmann On3O sets......Reviews and photos of new Bachmann On30 sets........ Modeling the Maine Two Footers - Home of the Maine On2 List........ Narrow Tracks & Trains .................

See On3 layout down the page!

O Scale Railroad clubs and home layouts:.......... Aberfoyle Junction........... Alameda County Central Railroad Society.......American Railroadfans in Switzerland... Angels Gate Hi-Railers......The Appalachian & Ohio.... Baltimore Society of Model Engineers.... Baton Rouge O scalers......The Bay Ridge Model RR Club......Bay State Society of Model Engineers......Bill Driscoll's SP RR.....Black Diamond Society of Model Engineers......Big Bend Railroad Club.......Bob Davis model railway........ Carl Arendt Railway....Central Jersey O Scalers....Cincinnati Model Railway Club......Citrus Empire Model Railroad Club...... Crescent Model Railroaders O-Gauge hi-rail modular club.. D&RGW model railroad in On3... East Penn Traction Club ......... Eastern "O" Scalers .....Florida O Scalers.....Fox Valley O Scalers......Gauge O Guild UK........Golden State Model RR Museum & E Bay Model EngineersSociety Model Train Exhibit.......Great Northern Pacific RR..... Karrels' Double K Ranch Bed & Breakfast with O Gauge layout in home and garden railway.......Lionel trains postwar layout by Gerry Shaw.... Lionel Railroad Club, Milwaukee......London Model Railroad.....Metrowest O Scalers.....Model Engineers RR club of N. Jersey......Model Railroad Club of Buffalo....National Model Railroad Association.........Neuse River Valley Model RR Club.....New York City Model Transit ......New York Society of Model Engineers..... On30 Guy.........O scale trains.....Penn Western... .. Prime Time O Scalers.... PRR freight car model photos.......Reading Society of Model Engineers.......San Antonio Model RR ......San Diego Model Rail Museum.... ....Sarasota Model Railroad Club....Silk City Model Railraod......Southern Oscalers......South Plantation Train Club......Southern New England Model Railroad......Stamford Model RR..... The State of Maine Northern Railroad.......The Pakesley Mill & Timber Co...... Toronto Model Railroad Club......... Twin City Model RR Club...... Uintah Railway On3..........Vancouver B.C. Model Trains Museum............. .Wildwood FL Model RR Club

 NMRA weight standards

Model Railroad shows:....Listings of O scale shows......O Scale West.......O Scale west photos......O Scale National Convention......Greenberg Shows..... Great American Train Show...........The Great Scale Model Train show.....National Model Trolley Meet...............

Overseas links O Scale + more:.........Weymouth Model Railway Association..............The Engine Shed.................Martin Finney Lomomotive Kits......... Feldbahnen railway models......Gauge O Guild UK... Classified Ads links: O Scaletrains Classified Ads..... Bill's Train Shop Classified Ads....E-Bay O Scale auction listings......E-Bay model train lisitings......

Other links: National Model Railroad Association ........Model Railroad Industry Association..................... The Model Railroad Magic Website (lots of modeling tips and information worth a visit).........Some other O links....... Mark Rollins's Model Railroad Electronic Circuits.................. Train Nutz

More items for sale: A Friend in Ontario is selling off some of his equipment he has as follows please contact him direct do not e-mail me;

April 2003 AVAILABLE FOR SALE "O" scale CP "CANADIAN" CAR SETS + other stainless steel "O" scale passenger Cars CP "CANADIAN" cars:-- Available as a 7 car set only. (all prices US $ )

$ 155 BAGGAGE - DORMITORY crew car. $ 185 SKYLINE DOME COACH. $ 145 CP # 131 regular COACH. $ 145 DINING CAR. i.e. the "SELKIRK". $ 145 CP Sleeper i.e. "AMHERST Manor". $ 145 CP Duplex ROOMETTE i.e."Chateau VERCHERES" $ 195 BEAVERTAIL DOME "PARK" OBSERVATION $1115 USF + $3O/Car(7 cars) i.e.+ ($210) for trucks*, Couplers, & Diaphgrams + Postage & Insurance.

The cars come with the authentic CP maroon striping and are sold without interiors but the domes are removable to add this detail. Use white glue to hold the domes and beavertail roof in place. The couplers are Monarch mounted with a screw. This permits easy back-up without derailing as KDs do not back-up well because of the slack action. Minimum radius is 64" but can be adjusted to 48" radius. The rubber diaphgrams are K-line. The cars come with *American Standard delrin trucks (at + $15 pair mounted) OR *brass KEMTRON TK-300 sprung truck kits can be made available at $50/pair or $75 assembled.

Also available are other stainless cars:- - BEAVERTAIL LOUNGE OBSERVATION 5-double bedroom, buffet, Seaview". One of 8 CP cars from the NYC. $195. - 81' Stainless Steel "SOUTHERN" Observation Business Car. $195. These cars also are plus trucks couplers and diaphgrams.

For more details on these call, Paul M. Ward, Res(613)722-1203, or (613)925-2684, FAX 722-1558.

For custom model train painting work contact Dave Simpson at 604-299-2175, does a great job of custom detailing and hand painting some of the finest work I have seen! Located near Vancouver B.C. Canada Pacific Time zone!  

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