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.

Athearn Alco PA-1

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Athearn Alco PA-1

First introduced in 1970, Athearn adds Alco’s famous PA-1 and PB-1 passenger diesels to its HO-scale line.


Lionel HO Mechanical Reefer

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Lionel HO Mechanical Reefer

Part of Lionel HO’s 1970s offering was this mechanical refrigerator car model.


TYCO’s Over & Under with Santa Fe F9A

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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.


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