The TTOS & LOTS Rendevous in Reno kicked off with a bang last night at the official Welcome Party, where hundreds of railroaders gathered to launch the event in style alongside a plethora of beautiful cars at the The National Automobile Museum.
DASH recently partnered with storied model train manufacturer M.T.H. to provide our respective Club members even more great features and resources. MTH announced this partnership in a recent press release, and it's well worth a read.
M.T.H. is one of railroading's most recognizable and beloved names, and we're honored to have launched a new partnership with the storied manufacturer. We'd like to welcome all the new M.T.H. Railroaders Club members to DASH, and remind you to claim your free Club offer!
On July 4th, the great heritage and independence of the United States of America is celebrated across the country and even the world. Railroaders recognize the significance of the train in America's grand history, and here at DASH we wanted to honor the train's importance in both maintaining our independence and as a symbol for the prosperity of this great land.
You've never seen anything like this Japansese model train layout, and its video clearly deserves the "box office" treatment. So get your tickets and sit down for another edition of Big at the Boxcar Office.
This week members of the Train Collectors Association and its Ozark Division will make their way to the Gateway Arch of St. Louis to convene for for their 59th Annual Convention, and it's going to be a week full of wonderful events and activities.
Even if you aren't a collector of M.T.H.'s Premier line of ES44 Diesels, you won't want to miss this stunning locomotive in action. The Premier Line ES44 diesel locomotive in General Electric Demo decor is a gorgeous train, and it's destined for a quick sellout like previous releases.
Not every set in your collection has to be a new centerpiece, and sometimes a nice and easy ready-to-run set can be a fun diversion from the more advanced collecting habits of experienced railroaders. Lionel's latest product spotlight offers that exact opportunity.
The renowned "Train Lady" Elaine Silets has decided to open her one-of-a-kind garden layout to the general public for a single day on June 29th in order to support the Harvey M. Silets Memorial Scholarship Fund. This is something model train enthusiasts won't want to miss.
Most people's first exposure to model trains came when they first peered into a retail store's window and marveled at the winter scene brought to life by the bells, whistles, and smoke of a holiday layout. One such layout has been a staple in downtown St. Louis for years, but won't be introducing any children to the wonderful world of trains this year.
If you're in the market for a new centerpiece to your collection, this latest announcement from M.T.H Electric Trains might be of interest to you. The Preimier Line K-4s is finally available, and it's a beauty.
There's nothing that will bring a new layout to life like that small finishing touch that grabs the eye and pulls the whole thing together. A sign from Miller Engineering could do exactly that for your layout, and they have just announced a few new ones to add to your collection.