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New products from the November 2020 issue of Classic Toy Trains

New items from Trainworx, Menards, and more
Dwarvin Enterprises Ford billboard
Dwarvin Enterprises billboards
LIGHTING THE SIGNS. Dwarvin Enterprises offers fiber-optic illuminated billboards suitable for S and O scales. The billboard is offered with advertisements for Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chevrolet Camaro, Ford, Hellmann’s Mayonnaise, Levi’s, Packard, Phillips 66, Schlitz Beer, Shell Oil, and Texaco Motor Oil. The billboards include 9 feet of 1mm fiber optic preinstalled and a drill template. The billboards require a Lamplighter box, sold separately. Flat-packed billboards are $23.90, and assembled versions are $29.90. To order, contact Dwarvin Enterprises at 717-350-1747 or visit
Menards Fire station no. 9
Menards Fire station no. 9
READY FOR ACTION. Midwest home-improvement chain Menards has added Fire Station no. 9 to its lineup of O scale structures. The factory-assembled and painted model ($109.99) has more than 25 light-emitting-diodes including flashing emergency lights, an animated helicopter with rotating blades, two animated fire engines that travel forward and reverse, four firefighters, and Jack the German shepherd. The lighting requires a 4.5V power source, sold separately (nos. 279-4061, 4062, or 4050). Visit your local Menards store or go online to
Trainworx cell phone tower kit
Trainworx kit
OLD AND NEW. Trainworx has several new releases including a laser-cut cell phone tower kit (TWX-2200). The tower stands 90 scale-feet, or 231/2" tall. Its base measures 5.5" wide x 9.5" long. It also includes a control room and a wire-routing rack. Cost is $85.97. Also available is a bundle that adds a chain-link fence kit (TWX-2200B). It includes five lengths of fence. Each section measures 153/8" long x 2" tall and includes a post-hole jig, with two rolling gates each measuring 29/16" long. It’s priced at $117.65. Also new from the company are three Company House kits (TWX 2210, TWX-2212, TWX-2214 shown). Each kit is $64.97. A bundle is also available for 2210 and 2212 (TWX-2216; $189.97) that contains a summer kitchen that can be added on. Visit
Bachmann patriotic eggliner
Bachmann Eggliner
AN EGG-CEPTIONAL MODEL. Bachmann recently announced an Eggliner is coming to the Williams by Bachmann lineup. The model, priced at $229, will be offered decorated for Independence Day, Christmas, Easter, and Halloween. The model will feature operating headlights; marker lights; and transformer-controlled forward, neutral, and reverse operation. The release date for the Eggliner has yet to be announced. Details may vary slightly from the illustration shown. For more information, contact Bachmann Trains at 215-533-1600 or


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