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Collectors and Tyco Model Trains – Looking For the Next Great Find

The lure of trains remains constant, and Tyco model trains are one way to feed the passion that many people feel for trains. Train collecting is a great hobby and Tyco model trains are one of the more popular brands … Continue reading

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Lionel Model Trains Are A Lasting Part Of American History

Lionel model trains represented an American icon of the early 1900’s: the train. During the first quarter of the 20th century, trains were the example of American sophistication and technology. In 1900, Joshua Lionel Cowen began a company that would … Continue reading

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Bachmann Model Trains For Harry Potter Fans

Bachmann model trains were first produced in 1952 by the Kader Company, a business dedicated to manufacturing models and toys for export all around the world. As the years progressed, they began to acquire other brands throughout Europe and became, … Continue reading

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Reasons to Collect American Flyer Model Trains

American Flyer model trains are a great way to wax nostalgic about an era long gone. After all, there’s something magical about trains. From the rumble of the engine to the clickety-clack of the wheels as the train flies along … Continue reading

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