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May 2017

In the pages of CLASSIC TOY TRAINS magazine you'll find information about building, operating, and enhancing toy train layouts; track plans, repair and maintenance tips, profiles of collectible postwar and prewar trains, and more.

Departments

Editor's Desk

Give your layout a boost

Letters

Photo Album

News

Liquid bulk container car and covered hopper cars from Menards, and a new book from Senior Editor Roger Carp.

Questions & Answers

Postwar Lionel GG1 balks when backing

Collectible Classics

Weaver’s no. 7530 Southern Pacific GP38-2

Views from the Underground

Who reads the "Views?"

Reviews

AEM7 locomotive from MTH, Lionel’s LionChief Universal Remote, and three buildings from Woodland Scenics.

Tips, Tools, & Techniques

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