Setting up DelTang’s Rx102 Receiver

I’ve recently started to resell DelTang’s Rx102 receiver, which is intended for use with live steam or large scale trains that have power requirements that go beyond the current handling capabilities of the Rx65 (by use of an external ESC and reversing switch). While the Rx102 is highly configurable, it deviates from many of the […]

Postal Rate Increases January 22, 2017

Folks, just wanted to let you know that postal rates are increasing, effective January 22, 2017. New rates for priority mail will be as follows: Current New Small flat-rate box $6.80 $7.15 Medium flat-rate box 13.45 13.60 Large flat-rate box 18.75 18.85 Large APO/FPO flat-rate box 16.75 17.35 Regular flat-rate envelope 6.45 6.65 Legal flat-rate […]

Some Assembly Required….

Almost two-and-a-half years ago, I started on a project to make some 28-foot, WW&F-inspired box cars. The idea was to create an easy-to-build “kit of parts” that would allow me to turn out a fair number of good-looking cars quickly. My first idea was to make the kits similar to the old Sandy River Car […]

Back From the Convention

I’m back from the 36th National Narrow Gauge Convention up in Augusta, Maine, and I had a blast — although I still managed to run out of time and not see everything — for instance, I completely ran out of time to see the models in the contest room. But I did get to meet, […]

Convention Bound!

All my bags are packed, I’m ready to go. I’m standing here … well, you know the song. You’re welcome for the ear-worm. You can holler at me about it in Maine tomorrow, if you’d like. While, I won’t have a table of my own, I am taking a few items of stock with me, […]

New SUPER Dead Rail Starter Set

We happy to announce our new, SUPER Dead Rail Starter Set! The new set includes everything that comes with the very popular Dead Rail Starter Set, PLUS our new Turnigy E3 LiPo Charger. The Turnigy E3 Compact LiPo charger is a very simple to use charger for 2S and 3S battery packs. No need for additional […]

Shop Updates for August

I’ve had a few requests to make some changes in the shop. As you know, I’ve been reluctant to make too many changes because of the sometimes unpredictable results of mucking with things in there. However, I think these were worth the effort. First, I’ve added the new instruction manual for the Tx21 throttles. The […]