Web Exclusives

Subscribers can read never-before published online articles written exclusively for our website by Senior Editor Roger Carp. Collectors in particular will find these to be fascinating glimpses into the history of the toy train hobby.
Enjoy additional photos of Walt Downer's collection of postwar displays.
By Roger Carp
Published: December 14, 2012
Enjoy more photos of Craig Chidester's layout, featured in the September 2012 issue.
Published: August 31, 2012

See two additional illustrations by Jon O. Brubaker and a more complete image of the 409E outfit whose locomotive appears in the magazine article.

Published: March 13, 2012
Everything your favorite magazine has offered since 1987
By Roger Carp
Published: March 6, 2012
In the prewar and postwar eras, his attention to details added to Lionel’s glory.
By Roger Carp
Published: February 22, 2012

This pioneering freight loader added a new dimension of activity and fun.

By Roger Carp
Published: January 3, 2012
Subscribers have access to this wonderful newsreel footage of some of those layouts filmed over the years and get a hint of the excitement they embodied.
Published: December 19, 2011

FOCUS ON CLASSICS! Read the article in the January 2012 issue.

Published: November 16, 2011
Published: November 7, 2011
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