Train Sets

TYCO’s Rambo Train & Battle Set

TYCO’s Rambo Train & Battle Set

One of TYCO’s movie and TV themed sets was 1986’s Rambo Electric Train and Battle Set

The Rock Island Line

The Rock Island Line

The Rock Island Line train set got its start in TYCO’s 1976 catalog.

TYCO’s Over & Under with Santa Fe F9A

TYCO’s Over & Under with Santa Fe F9A

During the early-to-mid 1970s, TYCO’s Over & Under set came with Santa Fe F9A power.

Cannonball Freight Set

Cannonball Freight Set

This long-serving HO train set included Life-Like’s F7A and F7B diesels and came in a number road names.

Life-Like’s 2-in-1 Combination set

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.

Diesel Freight Set from Life-Like

Diesel Freight Set from Life-Like

C&NW was not the most common road name for a train set, but this offering is certainly typical of what made up a common set in the 1970s.

Life-Like’s High Iron

Life-Like’s High Iron

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

Big Hook Crane & Circus Set

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.

Dockside Switcher Freight

Dockside Switcher Freight

An early 1970s Life-Like train set included veteran Varney toolings.

TYCO’s Mountain Master

TYCO’s Mountain Master

From the mid-1960s, TYCO’s Mountain Master came with the buyer’s choice of Atlantic Coast Line or Union Pacific F9s.