The mission of the HO-Scale Trains Resource is to provide information relating to the history of ready-to-run model trains.  Specific product lines are presented with their own individual websites that provide the viewer with a look at what each company offered the model railroading hobby. Launched in 2000 with the “TYCO Trains Resource,” The HO-Scale Trains Resource has for over a decade been dedicated to being the foremost online resource of information regarding ready-to-run 1/87th model trains in the world.

AHM Alco Century 628

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AHM Alco Century 628

One of Alco’s six-axle diesels offered in its Century-series in the 1960s, AHM imports this Yugoslavian-made HO version in the early 1980s.


Life-Like Bicentennial Freight Cars

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Life-Like Bicentennial Freight Cars

Life-Like joined in the craze for U.S. Bicentennial model trains with a number of releases, including this series of HO-scale rolling stock offerings.


Big Hook Crane & Circus Set

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Big Hook Crane & Circus Set

Possibly the premiere train set offering in Life-Like’s original catalog of HO-scale electric trains was its Big Hook release.


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