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 Smoking Big Mike 2-8-2

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AHM Smoking Big Mike 2-8-2

This Mikado 2-8-2 was a late addition to AHM’s line and came from Mehano in Yugoslavia.


AHM 50-foot Double-Plug Door Boxcar

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AHM 50-foot Double-Plug Door Boxcar

AHM adds this model in the 1980s and it is only known to exist in two road names.


Life-Like’s High Iron

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Life-Like’s High Iron

Featuring a 4-6-0 steam locomotive, the High Iron was among early 1970s Life-Like train set offerings.


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