15 EXPERTS ON THE FUTURE
Bold forecasts for our hobby's future.
CTT'S "CLUB" SANTA FE LAYOUT
Our founding editor's O gauge layout began as a staff project.
15 HOBBY TRENDSETTERS
The top 15 people and products that made today's hobby a success.
A PIONEER WITH TRAINS
The lowdown on CTT's top hi-railer.
RAISING THE STANDARD
Chuck Brasher's classic Standard gauge layout only gets better.
MARX'S "REVOISE" TOWER
The Marx radio control tower doesn't speak Brooklynese.
15 BEST TRAINS AND LAYOUTS
The most memorable trains, layouts, and people of the past 15 years.
Three standouts from past issues.
15 YEARS AGO AND NOW
Toy train locomotives have embraced technology in a big way since the 1980s.
RICHARD KUGHN'S STEWARDSHIP
Lionel's savior is enjoying his newest hobby role.
4 BY 8 LIONEL TRACK PLAN
Here's a plan and wiring diagram for your first permanent O gauge layout.
REPAIR LIONEL'S BRAKEMAN CAR
How to keep your rooftop brakeman ducking just in time.
MOTOR BRUSHPLATE REPAIR
How to use a brake shoe rivet to fix a worn prewar or postwar motor.
A BANJO ON YOUR LAYOUT
How to wire a Lionel banjo signal three different ways.
News & Notes
Point of View
Lionel ten-wheeler steamer, Marx Thor military locomotive, windup Rail Zeppelin, Artrain vat car, Weaver hoppers and boxcar
Questions & Answers
Talkin' Toy Trains