Model railroading and toy train collecting rank among the most popular and fast-growing hobbiesnot only in the United States, but also around the world. This book answers the perpetual question that is on virtually every hobbyists mind: How (or where) do I find out more about. . . ? Designed to serve the information needs of both operators and collectors, whether novice or advanced, this essential who-to-contact reference lists more than two thousand sources. Covers all of the popular model railroading scales, from the tiny precision Z scale (1/220) to the rugged garden railroading G scale (1/20.3). Includes model and toy train manufacturers, distributors; suppliers; clubs; organizations; publishers and periodicals; key Web sites; leading retailers and dealers (listed by product specialty and state); sources for parts and repairs; appraisers; museums and public displays; and a bibliography of select topic-related books and videos.
-Identifies more than 2,000 sources of information and modeling products.
-Provides Web and e-mail addresses for established manufacturers, organizations, and dealers.
-Provides overview of each popular modeling/collecting scale, written by a leading expert in that scale, along with a comprehensive model railroading glossary.
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Book Description Krause Pubns Inc, Iola, Wisconsin, U. S. A., 2000. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Photographs (illustrator). This all-new comprehensive directory lists thousands of sources and resources for model railroaders in all of the popular scales! Included are: Major manufacturers, After-Market manufacturers and suppliers, Retailers and hobby shops, Associations and clubs, Magazines and periodicals, Relevant web sites, and Reference books and price guides. It's the one directory every model railroader needs! 189 pages including a glossary and several pages for your own notes. 8vo - over 7Â¾" - 9Â¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 001946
Book Description Krause Publications, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0873418875
Book Description Krause Publications, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110873418875
Book Description Krause Publications. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0873418875 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0463786