We stock a large selection of passenger car kits from
the following manufacturers:
We stock a large selection of freight car kits and Ready-To-Run models from the following
Micro-Trains® (We have the Full
coupler and detail parts lines), and others.
Vehicles - We have N Scale vehicles from: Viking, Classic metal Works (Mini Metals), GHQ,
Athearn, Atlas, Wheels of Time and others.
We carry replacement wheel sets from Micro-Trains®, North West
Shortline, Atlas, Fox Valley, and InterMountain.
We carry the complete line of Micro-Trains® couplers as well
as most of their conversion kits. We have a few couplers from other manufacturers.
We carry the full line of Woodland Scenics scenery products including their SubTerrain
System. We have products from Faller, Heki and others.
We carry the full line of Kalmbach hobby books as well as books from Atlas and Carstens
and others. See the book pages: Books for listings of
many of the books we carry.
Floquil, PolyScale and TrueLine paints are going away. We have a shrinking selection of
railroad colours from Floquil (Floquil and Poly Scale), and TrueLine Trains.
As of June 2015, Scalecoat is being discontinued. We have a very small stock of Scalecoat
paint (Please note that complying with the Government Safety
Regulations ( relabeling and safety cap) adds $ 1.00 to the landed price of ScaleCoat paint.)
and a shrinking stock of discontinued Scalecoat CN sig Colours
CNR, CPR, BCR and VIA paints. We have been informed that ScaleCoat is adding all the CN-
Sig Canadian colours to theri regular product line.
We stock some Model Flex. All colours are available by order.
We carry Humbrol enamels and Tamiya acrylic paints.
We have a diminishing stock of Accu-Paint.
We are looking into the Vallejo paints, especially the aibrush ready ones. We have been hearing
good things about this paint. They are not railroad specific colours but with the extensive line of
Vallejo paints, there should be something close enough or close enough to mix.
We have a good selection of the Proto-Paint from Rapido Trains.
We stock the Hunterline weathering stains.
We were starting to bring in the Tru-Color paints but the Government got in the
way. We are looking for a way to legally bring this paint into Canada.
We carry resin kits from Geoff Gooderham ,
Kaslo Shops (BC Rail protoypes),
Sylvan Scale Models, and others.
We carry wood from Mt. Albert . Kappler and Northeastern
products are easily available on special order (one to two week delivery if they are in stock at the
We stock almost all K&S metal products (Brass, Copper and
Aluminum) in one and three foot lengths.
We stock K&S Stainless Steel metal shapes.
We have the complete Evergreen and Plastruct
styrene racks. Other Plastruct items (in styrene or ABS) are available on special order.
From Styrene glue (in several flavours) to Super Glue, we carry all the modelers needs in
glues. 'Walthers Goo' is not currently available to sell in Canada.
A model railroader need tools. Whether it is just an Atlas track saw or a North West
Shortline chopper, we stock them all.
We have the complete line of Woodland Scenics 'Tidy Track' cleaning products.
Knives, blades, taps, drills, scale rulers, sprue nippers . . . or whatever. We have it or can get
Foam Working Tools
Hot Wire Foam Factory
We stock foam working tools from Hot Wire Foam Factory.
As well we have the Woodland Scenics foam cutter.
If there is a particular item you are seeking that we don't have in stock, please don't hesitate
to ask for it. We will special order most anything. Items in stock at most major distributors can
be obtained in a week or two. Out of stock items can be back ordered for delivery when they are
Please note that if the company is outside of the major distribution channels, special orders may
take some time. Many companies require minimum orders from stores (a person can often order
one item at a time) so it may take a while for us to get a large enough order to send to them.
Updated August 9, 2016
2825 Grandview Hwy, Vancouver, BC
Canada , V5M 2E1
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