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.

Bachmann U33B

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Bachmann U33B

Bachmann introduced a single-truck powered version of U36B model and sold it in the 1970s as a U33B.


AHM 40-foot PS-1 Boxcar

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AHM 40-foot PS-1 Boxcar

AHM’s original 40-foot Boxcar model is this Roco-made sliding-door example introduced in 1961.


Life-Like’s 2-in-1 Combination set

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Life-Like’s 2-in-1 Combination set

This early 1970s train set provided the owner with the ability to operate freight or passenger service.


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