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HO Scale: ALCo RS-3 Announced

Bowser RS3 24683Bowser has announced the ALCo RS-3 in HO scale. The Pennsy rostered 115 of these locomotives and, depending upon features, classed them AS16, AS16m, and AS16ms. Bowser cites this model as an ALCo RS-3, Phase 3, with locomotive specific details. Featu...
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$50,000 Matching Grant Challenge Kicks Off Campaign For Locomotive Preservation

A special $50,000 matching fund challenge has kicked off a $250,000 Ready For The Roundhouse fundraising campaign for the preservation of five historic Pennsylvania Railroad steam locomotives at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. ...
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Annual HO Scale Modelers Needs Assessment Survey

question7Every November, Keystone Crossings conducts its "Annual HO Scale Modelers Needs Assessment Survey". This survey asks participants to indicate their most desired models in each of several categories, including steam power, diesel power, elec...
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Keystone Free-MO Accepting New Participants

prrKeystone Free-MO (KEY-MO), an HO scale modular group following the Free-MO standard, is accepting new participants. The mission of Keystone Free-MO is to attract existing model railroaders, in the age 25-45 demographic, who are ready to take the...
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HO Scale: PRR Trailer Decals, Late Scheme Released

MVS HO PTZL WEBSITE 1024x1024Mount Vernon Shops has released HO scale decals for PRR trailers in the pre-1960 scheme. Owner John Frantz writes: This set was produced to introduce a more comprehensive set for this equipment, which hadn't been done by previous manufacturers. ...
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