Auction May 30, 2015

Just a quick note to let you all know about an upcoming auctions featuring G Gauge and O Gauge Trains. Please click the link below for more information: May 30th, 2015 West Middlesex, PA http://www.invaluable.com/catalog/searchLots.cfm?scp=c&catalogRef=V2UUWK4ZPR Stout Auctions is proud to offer for auction an outstanding and diverse selection of trains, accessories, catalogs, books, parts and ...

Marklin #6646/6647 30 Watt Transformer

The last of the Analog transformers made by Marklin is the #6646/6647 30 Watt unit.  Over the years I’ve sold more than one hundred of these.  I would take them from Starter Sets and sell all of the other components separately. That kept the cost down for the customers.  You can still get one, but ...

Marklin Loco doesn’t run – solidified oil.

On April 18th I attended the monthly meeting of the ETE’s Eastern New England Chapter. I purchased about a dozen Marklin Primex locomotives that were made over 25 years ago, and had never been opened. I’m sure that you all know what that means! “Jim bought a bunch of locomotives that won’t run because the ...

Welcome to Jim’s Hobby Blog

I have been buying, selling and collecting European Model Railroad items for over 40 years.  I’ve made many friends and learned a lot too, there is so much more I don’t know.  The purpose of my blog  will be to increase and share my knowledge, keep in touch with my friends, and share the hobby ...