The following links to friends and information sites are presented for your pleasure. Please enjoy!

Engineer Dan

Engineer Dan

My friend Dan Lepage (extensive experience and knowledge in wiring layouts and repair of Lionel and MTH locomotives) has started his own business for repair - restoration and Installation of command control or troubleshooting , layout repair and installation. Take a look at his new web page!

Railroad Layout Design and Custom Model Building:

Railroad Model Scenery
​John Schaub offers; model railroad consulting, structure and scenery installations, weathering of rolling stock, assembly, painting and detailing of plastic buildings. Contact at

Kit Manufacturers:

Korber Models is back in action with product made in the USA!
Contact Steve at Korber Models

Suppliers I deal with:

Grandt Line
I buy windows,doors and details from Grandt Line. 
Contact Liz at

O Gauge Railroading  AmeriTowne Building Kits

Walthers  Whatever you need Walthers has!


Model Railroad News  A great bunch of people to deal with

Classic Toy Trains  A good O Gauge Magazine for classic train collectors

Model Railroader  Great tips and techniques for layouts

O Gauge Railroading  A great O Scale magazine plus no one can beat their AmeriTowne building kits for cost and quality

Model Railroad Craftsman  Though I am a O scale modeler I enjoy reading this magazine.

Model Railroad Hobbyist This is a free online magazine. Great articles and you can't beat the price!

The O Scale Resource Another free online magazine with great articles.

Model Railroad Web Sites:

OGR Forum  My go to for up to date information plus I am a sponsor!  Combines how-to model railroad scenery tips with travel, interesting layouts and videos.

Model Railroads.Net  A Model railroad resource site.

JCS Studios  An excellent companion forum web site to OGR's forum.

Model Shop Directory  A new web site directory for North America.

Source Consulting  A new web site recommended by young Mr. Hauser (9 going on 10). Though the website is for a consulting company this one page outlines some interesting history of model railroading as a hobby plus a list of Model Train Producers, Museums, and Exhibits

Basic Information on Model ​Railroads This site was recommended by young Sadie Loomis age 12. Sadie is just getting involved in model trains. Though the website is for a Title company this one page outlines some interesting stuff on model train layouts.


Model Structures for Model Railroads

​Plastic and Wood O Scale Trackside Structures
Wood Bridges and Decking for Model Trains
Custom Model Building Services 
​Kits and Details