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.

Life-Like F7

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Life-Like F7

Among the original HO-scale diesel locomotive offerings from Life-Like in 1970 was this F7 offering.


AT&T HO Pulpwood Car

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AT&T HO Pulpwood Car

American Train & Track’s line included a pulpwood car produced by Tri-ang/Hornby in the UK.


The Silver Streak from TYCO

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The Silver Streak from TYCO

Introduced in the late 1970s, this popular TYCO HO-scale train set was the beginning for many hobbyists into the world of model railroading.


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