Craftsman Kits and castings in HO and O Scale
are some of my favorite links to hobby shops and hobby consultants that can
Trains of Texas
- This site a a great reference site for
trains in the state of Texas.
and a lot of great sites to visit in Texas and some great history
Bear Construction Co.
- This is a great source for bridges and
trestles. I have used
there kits and they make a hard job easy.
B n F Hobby Shop - great source for all
scales parts and service. Al and his staff will be
provide your train needs.
- great models and Bill is super to work with. Bill's company has a great
line of kits.
Bill did the laser cutting for
kit the Fulton Market.
- Carl Cornish is the creator of some great O
scale kits of unusual buildings.
These wooden kits are
mostly board by board construction. So if you want
to build a wooden building ( like a real one ) and not just snap something
together, then these kits are made for you. They are representing the
1940's era, depicting the commercial industries of that time and are
for any standard or narrow gauge layout.
Works 3D - "the difference is in the details" ... custom
structure models, "O" narrow
gauge our specialty. We stock the hard-to-find "McKenzie Iron & Steel"
equipment and figures, plus an extensive selection of detail parts and kits
from Grandt Line, Tichy, Berkshire Valley ('34 Ford trucks) and
Evergreen Hill Designs.
Scales Miniatures - this link will show what's next for
George Sellios fantastic model
Fine Trains - You need to check out this great model
building business. They come up with some
unique one of a kinds products. They also will custom build kits etc for
you. Here is
the web page at
First in Scaled
Miniature Trees (FSMTrees) Our
Sagebrush tree armatures are stand-alone
realistic oak trees or add tree foliage for superb model tree scenery.
We are your number one supplier for Sagebrush Miniature Trees.
Some have knarly twisted trunks and knots that look like a real natural
miniature tree. These Scaled Miniature Trees are natural pieces of real
wood Armatures for model train layout or diorama. Quality trees for all
scales, N, HO, HOn30, S, O. with delicate realistic branching.
Enterprises - On30 Ready-To-Run hand built wooden cars plus 1/4 &
I highly recommend these cars they work great on my layout.
Joel Brumm the owner carries
a variety of products available for the narrow
gauge modeler, including some hard-to-find and unique items.
They also offer
a custom decal service. Joel offers kits in On3, On30, Hon3 and Hon30. So
check them out when you get a chance.
Iron & Steel - McKenzie Iron & Steel offers some 18+ pewter kits
for trucks &
construction equipment, and over 60 figures, horses, mules & other
critters in 1/48 scale. Website under construction, but eMail for now.
Model Company -
You need to check this site out full of ideas and
great modeling. The creator
/owner is Laurie Green. They will have some new kits hitting the market
Just take some time to cruse the site the work and pictures are the best.
The Internet Railroad Directory - RailServe.com provides a directory of more
12,000 rail-related links, search engine, rail news, free classified ads,
add-ons, and more. Check out this site at
Sierra Scale Models
- Make sure you check out this site. Not only a bunch
of great products to help
your layout, but great service and support.
Video - Darryl Huffman
offers a complete line of weathering videos. Darryl's videos
features weathering techniques for the new modeler and for the experienced
model builder as well. Standard methods used by model builders around the
world are shown, plus new techniques developed by the author are included.