Alan Mueller, Rebuilding the Mantua General

Retail model locomotives for the American Civil War period (1861-1865) are almost non-existent for the HO scale modeler. Many modelers purchase the long discontinued General 4-4-0 locomotive produced by Mantua. The General was manufactured virtually unchanged from 1953 until 2001 under both the Mantua and TYCO names. With such a long production…

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2013 Small Layout Design Meet

A group is putting together a meet-up on June 1 (with other social meets on Friday and Sunday) in Findlay OH. The meet is open to anyone who likes small, modular or micro layouts. Info is at the website https://sites.google.com/site/smalllayoutdesignmeet2013/ Everyone is encouraged to bring something to share. The meet…

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