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News and What's New to the Store

This is a list of some of the things that are new to the store and news of import.
It is updated as and IF time permits.
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Please note that items are put on this web page when they ARRIVE. There is no guarantee that they will in stock the day after they are added. Please call for availability.

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Date Item Canadian
Price
June 15, 2019
Magazine Trains Magazine Special:  Big Boy Special Big Boy back in steam.
Books From Kalmbach:  Get Started in Scale Modeling Get Started in Scale Modeling.
From Kalmbach:  Modeling WWII in Europe Modeling WWII in Europe.
Both books are oriented to the Military Modeller but are full of modelling tips useful to the Model Railroader.
Books From Kalmbach:  102 Realistic Track Plans 102 Realistic Track Plans from the pages of Model Railroader.
From Kalmbach:  Modern Freight Cars Modern Freight Cars.
Pins  Royal Hudson Pin Royal Husdon Pin. $ 5.00.
June 12, 2019
Magazine The Spring 2019 issue of  The Sandhouse The Sandhouse has arrived.
June 11, 2019
Magazine The July 2019 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The July 2019 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The July 2019 issue of  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazine The July/August 2019 issue of  N Scale Railroading N Scale Railroading has arrived.
The March 2019 issue of  GN Goat the Great Northern Goat has arrived.
May 30, 2019
Magazine The March/April 2019 issue of  Ztrack Ztrack has arrived.
May 22, 2019
Magazine Issue 19-3 of  CN Lines CN Lines has arrived.
HO We have acquired a handful of a special run Sylvan Kit  CP Four Hatch Steel Tank Hopper CP Four Hatct Steel Tank Hopper. The kits include Sylvan decals and etchings by Black Cat for the end rails. The kits are $ 50.00.
May 18, 2019
Magazine The 2019-2 issue of  Passenger Train Journal Passenger Train Journal has arrived.
The Summer 2019 Issue of  Classic Trains Classic Trains magazine has arrived.
The May/June 2019 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette magazine has arrived.
Magazine The June 2019 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
Books New from Kalmbach -  Build Big and Small Industries Build Big and Small Industries for your model railroad.
Plastic Models We have recieved a substantial collectionm of 1/35 (and other scales) plastic models.
They are priced to sell.
May 11, 2019
Magazine The June 2019 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The June 2019 Issue of  Trains Trains magazine has arrived.
The Summer 2019 issue of  Garden Railways Garden Railways magazine has arrived.
Magazine The April 2019 issue of  Narrow Gauge Downunder Narrow Gauge Downunder has arrived.
The May/June 2019 Issue of  Live Stean & Outdoor Railroading Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading magazine has arrived.
The May/June 2019 issue of  Steam in the Garden Steam in the Garden magazine has arrived.
Magazine The 2019 Classic Trains Special Issue  Lionel Trains of the 50s Lionel Trains of the 50s has arrived.
May 10, 2019
Books  Lost Railway Journeys from Around The World Lost Railway Journeys from Around The World. 33 Rail Journeys you can no longer take.
May 4, 2019
Magazine The 2019  2019 On30 Annual On30 Annual has arrived.
The June 2019 Issue of  Scale Auto Scale Auto magazine has arrived.
The 2018  Railroads Illustrated 2018 Annual Railroads Illustrated Annual magazine has arrived.
Books  Traction Handbook Traction Handbook for Model Railroads Paul & Steven Mallery. From Carstens/White River.
 21 Projects 21 Projects by Bob Walker.
Scratch building simple Structures Using Simple Tools & Techniques.
 The Structure Handbook The Structure Handbook for Model Railroaders.
Books  3 Days - 20 Bucks 3 Days - 20 Bucks Stan Rhine. A look back at the Rocky Mountain Rail Club Narrow Gauge Excursions 1954-1966.
 Railroad Pit Stops Railroad Pit Stops by Robert P. Olmsted.
Robert P. Olmsted visited engine terminals and roundhouses from Ohio to Nebraska, including brief visits to Canada and Mexico.
May 1, 2019
Magazine The May 2019 Issue of  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
The May/June 2019 Issue of  N Scale N Scale magazine has arrived.
The April 2019 Issue of  The Dispatchers Office The Dispatchers Office magazine has arrived.
April 27, 2019
Magazine The May 2019 Issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman magazine has arrived.
The May 2019 Issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad magazine has arrived.
The May 2019 Issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News magazine has arrived.
Magazine The 2nd Quarter 2019 Issue of  HO Collector HO Collector magazine has arrived.
The 2019 Special Issue  Trains go to War Trains go to War magazine has arrived.
April 16, 2019
Books New from the Revelstoke Heritage Railway Society:
 CPR on the Reveltsoke Division V 2 Canadian Pacific Railway on the Revelstoke Division Vol 2 by Douglas R. Mayer.
Follows the same format as Volume 1, a selection of interesting photographs with captions.
April 11, 2019
VariousIn preparation for the Calgary show we have received several major shipments of product.
DCC Digitrax Logo
We have received a large restock of Digitrax DCC products. We have LNWI, PR4, DS64s, and AR1s in stock now.
Some decoders arrived. No UP5 panels.
DCC Soundtraxx Logo
We have received a restock of some Soundtraxx decoders and speakers.
HO Scaletrains Logo
We have recieved a new shipment of HO Scale GE Tier 4 GEVOs. CNR, and a few other road names.
 CNR GEVO CNR GEVO
HO We have the new HO Scale SD40T-2 locomotives.
HO Kadee Logo
We have received a restock of Kadee couplers, trucks and wheels.
Misc ngineering Logo
We have received a restock of ngineering products and some of their new items.
Magazine The May/June 2019 Issue of  N Scale Railroading N Scale Railroading Magazine magazine has arrived.
April 4, 2019
Magazine The May 2019 Issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The May 2019 Issue of  Trains Trains magazine has arrived.
Books New from Morning Sun:
 Ontario's Cottage Country Trackside around Ontario's Cottage Country
 DM&E and IC&E Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern RR Iowa, Chicago & Eastern RR In Color
Books A restock from Morning Sun of:
 MILW Facilities Vol 2 Milwaukee Road Facilities in Colour Vol 2
 Logging RR of the PNW Logging Railroads of the Pacific Northwest in color
 CN Facilities Vol 1 Canadian National Facilities in Color Vol 1
Books A restock from Morning Sun of:
 CPR Facilities Vol 3 Canadian Pacific Facilities in Colour Vol 3
 Canadian Pacifici Cabooses Canadian Pacific Caboose Color Guide
April 3, 2019
Magazine The March/April 2019 Issue of  Branchline Branchline magazine has arrived.
March 28, 2019
Magazine The January/February 2019 Issue of  Ztrack Ztrack magazine has arrived.
The April 2019 Issue of the  RMC Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The April 2019 Issue of the  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
Magazine The March 2019 Issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
The 2nd Quarter 2019 Issue of the  Trains & Railroads of the Past Trains & Railroads of the Past has arrived.
The May 2019 Issue of the  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
March 28, 2019
Magazine The January/February 2019 Issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
The April 2019 Issue of the  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
March 21, 2019
Magazine The 2019 Special Issue  Model Railroading the Ultimate Guide Model Railroading - The Ultimate Guide
March 18, 2019
Books  Canadian Trackside Guide 2019
The Canadian Trackside Guide 2019 has arrived.
March 16, 2019
HO New from Monashee Laser Engineering  Monashee Laser
 CNR Water Tank CNR Water tank  CPR Water Tank CPR Water tank  PGE Water Tank PGE Water Tank
March 15, 2019
Digital We have a restock of  Tam Valley Tam Valley  Frog Juicers Frog Juicers - Single, Dual and Hex.
Magazines The 1st Q 2019 issue of  CP Tracks CP Tracks has arrived.
The March/April 2019 issue of  The Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
March 14, 2019
Magazines The 2019 14-2 issue of  CP Tracks CP Tracks has arrived.
March 8, 2019
Paints We have brought in the Valleo Spray paint rack.  Vallejo Spray Paint
March 7, 2019
Magazines The April 2019 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The April 2019 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The Trains Special Issue  Journey to Promontory Journey to Promontory has arrived.
Magazines The Spring 2019 issue of  Classic Trains Classic Trains has arrived.
The March/April 2019 issue of  Steam in the Garden Steam in the Garden has arrived.
The March/April 2019 issue of  Live Steam Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading has arrived.
Magazines The April 2019 issue of  Scale Auto Scale Auto has arrived.
March 2, 2019
Magazines The March 2019 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The March 2019 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The March 2019 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
Magazines The 2019-1 issue of  Passenger Train Journal Passenger Train Journal has arrived.
The January 2019 issue of  The Dispatcher's Office The Dispatchers Office has arrived.
Magazines White River Publications had printer issues with winter weather the last few months. A a result some magazines were published and shipped late.
Magazines The January 2019 issue of  Railfan & Railroad Railfan & Railroad has arrived.
The January 2019 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
March 1, 2019
Magazines The Winter 2018/2019 issue of  The Sandhouse The Sandhouse has arrived.
February 27, 2019
Magazines The March 2019 issue of  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
February 16, 2019
Magazines The March/April 2019 issue of  N-Scale N-Scale magazine has arrived.
The March/April 2019 issue of  N Scale Railroading N Scale Railroading magazine has arrived.
February 14, 2019
Magazines The September/October 2018 issue of  Ztrack Ztrack magazine has arrived.
The November/December 2018 issue of  Ztrack Ztrack magazine has arrived.
Digital Esu Logo
We have a restock of ESU LokProgrammer sets. ESU Lokprogrammer
Digital Kato Logo
The Newq Kato Smart Device Controller has arrived. It uses an AP on your smart phone to communicate via Blue-Tooth to the Control box. ESU Lokprogrammer
February 8, 2019
Z-Scale Atlas Logo
New from Atlas - Z-Scale Code 55 #6 Turnouts and a 19 degree crossing. Z Scale Turnouts
 Z Scale Crossing
HO-Scale Micro Engineering Logo
We have recived a restock of MicroEngineering prodfucts - Rail, Flex Track, Rail Joiners, Structures and the NEW Code 70 Ladder system.
February 7, 2019
Magazines The March 2019 issue of  Model Railroader Model Railroader has arrived.
The March 2019 issue of  Trains Trains has arrived.
The March 2019 issue of  Classis Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains has arrived.
Magazines The Spring 2019 issue of  Garden Railways Garden Railways has arrived.
The January 2019 issue of  Narrow Gauge Downunder Narrow Gauge Downunder has arrived.
Magazines White River has been having shipping issues due to inclement weather, but some magazines are getting out.
Magazines The February 2019 issue of  Railroad Model Craftsman Railroad Model Craftsman has arrived.
The February 2019 issue of  Railfan and Railroad Railfan and Railroad has arrived.
The February 2019 issue of  Model Railroad News Model Railroad News has arrived.
Magazines The January/February 2019 issue of  Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette has arrived.
The 2018 4th Q issue of  The Milwaukee Railroader The Milwaukee Railraoder has arrived.
The 1st Q 2019 issue of  HO Collexctor HO Collector has arrived.
January 31, 2019
Magazines The February 2019 issue of  WCRA News WCRA News has arrived.
January 29, 2019
Magazines The November/December 2018 issue of  Canadian Rail Canadian Rail has arrived.
The January/February 2019 issue of  Branchline Branchline has arrived.
January 22, 2019
HO Brekina Logo
New HO Scale vehicles from Brekina:
Jeep Gladiator Camper Jeep Gladiator Camper
Jeep Gladiator Jeep Gladiator
Jeeps Jeeps
Dodge A 100 Dodge A 100
Dodge Fire Department Van Dodge Fire Deparment Van
Other colours available.
January 19, 2019
HO Kaslo Logo
The Kaslo Shops BC Rail Wide Vision Cabooses.
BCR Wide Vision Cabooses A new shipment has arrived today.
$ 59.98 Cdn$
January 11, 2019
Magazines The 2019 issue of  Model Railroad Planning Model Railroad Planning has arrived.
January 9, 2019
Accurail Logo
HO New from Accurail a  PGE Box Car Pacific Great Eastern Railway 36' Fowler Wood Box Car $ 25.65 Cdn$
January 8, 2019
Magazines The February 2019  Classic Toy Trains Classic Toy Trains magazine has arrived.
The January/February 2019  Live Steam  Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading magazine has arrived.
The January/February 2019  Steam in the Garden Steam in the Garden magazine has arrived.
Magazines The February 2019  Model Railroader Model Railroader magazine has arrived.
The February 2019  Trains Magazine Trains magazine has arrived.
January 5, 2019
Magazines The January/February 2019  N Scale Magazine N-Scale magazine has arrived.
January 3, 2019
MISC Kato Logo
Kato Power Pack The new Kato Power Pack has arrived.
HO Athearn Genesis
UP Spirit of UP The Athearn Genesis Union Pacific SD70AH "Spirit of Union Pacific" locomotive model has arrived. Full DCC and Sound. $ 465.00 CDN$

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