S-scale Resources: All

This page lists all known companies and individuals that manufacture or sell S-scale products, or products usable to the S-scale modeler.

Contact person: webmaster

Participating Advertisers

RMC Ad

The NASG sponsors the Railroad Model Craftsman magazine's "Cover 2 Cooperative Ad Program" on the inside cover of each issue. Below are the paying advertisers who participated in the May 2017 issue's ad. We wish to thank the companies for participating in this program and spreading the word about S-scale. We encourage customers to support them and mention that you saw their ad in RMC.

Dispatch Ads

As a special thank-you to the advertisers for supporting our Dispatch magazine, here is a listing of those who advertised in the May/June 2017 issue. When ordering from them, please mention that you saw their ad in our Dispatch magazine.

All "S" Resources

1 Stop Diecast & Figures (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

2 Scale Fabrications (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Large trucks, cement mixing truck, modernday trash truck, farming implements,

Scenery Items: scenery details, automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

3000 Toys (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: animals, culverts, fences/gates, sidewalks & street "furniture", automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

7th Street Shops (click for web site)

The company does special DCC/battery-powered installations, custom building, manufacturing of custom brass parts, custom painting, custom repairs, and much more. The owner is building an Sn3 layout.

Custom work

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

A-Line (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

AAA Precision Turntables (click for web site)

S-scale turntables can be special-ordered.

Track: turntables

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

Action Farm Toys (click for web site)

Retailer. Carries farm equipment and implements, automobiles, 18-wheelers, garbage truck.

Decals: structures & scenery

Structures

Scenery Items: animals, fences/gates, figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture", vegetation, automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: April 20, 2017)

Ag Farm Toys (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ages of Sail (click for web site)

Scenery Items: boats

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

AHL Brand Replica Trucks (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Alan Gibson (click for web site)

UK

Predominantly British prototypes.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

(last reviewed: April 14, 2017)

Allegheny Scale Models (click for web site)

This company specializes in out-of-production brass, ready-to-run models, and craftsman kits. They carry a fluctuating inventory of S-scale products.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass, Sn2, Sn3
    categories: diesel steam

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock, structures & scenery

Structures

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Altoona Model Works (click for web site)

Martinsburg, Pennsylvania (814) 793-7016

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

AM Models (click for web site)

Only sold via Bob The Train Guy.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Amazon (click for web site)

Scenery Items: airplanes, boats, automobiles

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

American Flyer Express (click for web site)

A.F. Accessories

Telephone/Telegraph

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

American Flyer Trains (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Advertises in the NASG Dispatch.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

American Model Builders (click for web site)

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

American Models (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Advertises in the NASG Dispatch. This company manufactures just about anything you need to build a complete S-scale layout. If you are just starting out, or if you are looking to expand your layout, be sure to visit this company's web site, and you might also want to order their catalog.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, shells
    categories: diesel electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers, smoke fluid

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track parts

Track electronics

Structures

Scenery Items: fences/gates, figures/people, telephone/telegraph, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

American Scale Models (click for web site)

Even though they don't list S-scale parts on their web site, they do have some, so contact them if you are in need of brass parts.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: September 23, 2016)

American Switch & Signal (click for web site)

Turnout parts that are usable in S-scale hand-laid track.

Track: turnouts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

American Tie & Timber Company (click for web site)

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Andersen Model Kits (click for web site)

Structures

Scenery Items: vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Archer Fine Transfers (click for web site)

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Arizona Rock & Mineral Co (click for web site)

Scenery Items: the basics

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Arttista (click for web site)

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Autolumination (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

AutoWorld (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Awesome Diecast (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Azatrax (click for web site)

Track electronics

Track-side: crossbucks

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Aztec Trains (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

B.T.S. (click for web site)

B.T.S. is one of the major manufacturers in S-scale. They specialize in structures, but they also have a lot of detailing parts for structures and railroad equipment, and have several locomotives in stock as well as under development (long-term projects).

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass, kits, Sn2, Sn3
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track-side: crossbucks

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: animals, scenery details, fences/gates, figures/people, signs, vegetation

(last reviewed: April 29, 2017)

Bachrus, Inc. (click for web site)

This company manufactures a running stand that allows you to run your locomotive on a stationary stand.

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Backdrop Warehouse (click for web site)

Scenery Items: backdrops

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ballston Loco Works

Box 2048, Wilton, NY 12831, (518) 584-1090 copymel@aol.com

The company offers 4-4-2 camelbacks in many road names, B&O President class Pacifics with long distance Vanderbilt tenders, and American Flyer-based engines. They also offer restored Circus sets, reproduction circus cardboard tent sets, and add-on circus cars such as the giraffe car and searchlight cars.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, shells
    categories: steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars

(last reviewed: July 26, 2016)

Bar Mills Scale Model Works (click for web site)

They have an Sn2 layout, Wharf Street in the lobby of their building.

Structures

Scenery Items: fences/gates, sidewalks & street "furniture"

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Bare Metal Foil (click for web site)

The company offers bare-metal foils that can be applied to scale vehicles and other uses. They also sell mold-making and casting materials, and decal film.

Decals: automobiles

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: vehicle detailing

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Bart's Pneumatics Corporation (click for web site)

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: smoke fluid

Track: standard-gauge track

Track electronics

Scenery Items: backdrops

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

baztrains (click for web site)

3D-printed trailers, conveyor.

Structures

Scenery Items: vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Berkshire Junction (click for web site)

Manufactures EZ Line to simulate telephone/telegraph wires.

Scenery Items: telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Big Four Road (click for web site)

3D-printed figures.

Scenery Items: figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

BIG Indoor Trains (click for web site)

Printable S-scale storefronts. Scroll down the main page and click on the "S" icons to download the PDF file, which you can then print, and use as backdrops, or make into shallow-relief structures.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

BK Enterprises (click for web site)

Rail codes: 148, 125, 100, 83, 70, 55.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Track: standard-gauge track, Sn2 track, Sn3 track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Black Bear Construction Co (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Black Cat Publishing (click for web site)

Canadian-prototype decals for locomotives and rolling stock.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Blair Line, LLC (click for web site)

Although none of their products are specifically designed for S-scale, the company claims that their HO-scale signs and graffiti decals work just fine for S-scale.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Bob The Train Guy (click for web site)

Retailer.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Track: track parts

Track electronics

Track-side: crossbucks

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details, fences/gates, sidewalks & street "furniture", signs, vegetation

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Bossen Implement, Inc. (click for web site)

Specializing in farm equipment.

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: animals, scenery details, fences/gates, figures/people, vegetation, automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Boutique Produits M.P. (click for web site)

727 rue Latour, Saint-Jerome, Quebec, Canada

Scenery Items: scenery details, vegetation

(last reviewed: September 30, 2016)

Brass Trains (click for web site)

A retailer with a rotating stock of brass equipment and craftsman-style kits.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass, Sn3
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Brickel's Racing Collectibles, Inc. (click for web site)

Scale models of modernday racing vehicles.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

BridgeBoss (click for web site)

Custom bridges and passenger train shed.

Structures

(last reviewed: November 14, 2016)

Brunel Hobbies (click for web site)

Australia

The company carries a cradle to hold your model while you are working on it.

Display cases

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Buck's Trains Unlimited (click for web site)

Track: ballast

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Builders in Scale (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: the basics, rocks

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Building & Structure Co. (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. The new owners have bought the product line, and they are working on bringing all of the old kits back into production, plus a lot of new ones as well.

Track-side: semaphores, crossbucks

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

C. C. Crow (click for web site)

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Caboose Industries (click for web site)

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: December 12, 2016)

Calder Model Boats (click for web site)

U.K.

Specializes in drawings for model ships, including 1:64 ones.

Scenery Items: boats, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Canyon Creek Scenics (click for web site)

Scenery Items: vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Cascade Rail Supply (click for web site)

Prototypically-dimensioned Homasote roadbed for S and Sn3.

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

CatzPaw Innovations, LLC (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. 3D-printed details and models. They started with and specialize in S-scale models.

Rolling Stock: M.O.W. cars

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: animals, boats, figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture", automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Cedarleaf Custom Railroad Decals (click for web site)

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Centerline Products (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Central Hobbies (click for web site)

Retailer

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track gauges

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Century Models (click for web site)

3D-printed. Primarily focused on second-generation diesel parts for engines such as: GP38-2, EMD dash-2, Alco C420, EMD GP39-2, GP40, 40-2, and EMD GP30. Some of these are still in the works. Also planned is a PS 4750 3 bay covered hopper.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: January 19, 2017)

CESCO (click for web site)

3D-printed Sn3 coupler height gauge.

Track: track gauges

(last reviewed: November 26, 2016)

Charles Ro (click for web site)

Retailer.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Track-side: semaphores

A.F. Accessories

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Chicago Model Trains (click for web site)

3D-printed trolley plow.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: October 13, 2016)

Chick's Hobby Center (click for web site)

Retailer/manufacturer. They had Pacific Rail Shops do special runs for specific kits only available from Chick's.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Classic Miniatures (click for web site)

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Classic Trains (click for web site)

Markets S-scale products under the name "American S Gauge". Code 172 sectional and flex track.

Track: standard-gauge track

(last reviewed: January 08, 2017)

Clever Models (click for web site)

Printed-paper models.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

ClimaxShop (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Clover House (click for web site)

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock, structures & scenery

Track: track gauges, track parts

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

CMX (click for web site)

Sold via Tony's Train Exchange and other dealers.

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Coastmans Scenic Products (click for web site)

Carries KMP S-scale structures.

Structures

Scenery Items: vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Collectable Jets (click for web site)

Scenery Items: airplanes

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Collectible Diecast (click for web site)

Scenery Items: figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture", automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Colorado S-scale Connection (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Retailer.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass, Sn3
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: Sn3 track, turnouts, track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Concept Models (click for web site)

Their PRR depressed-center flat car is an active project under development. They are also planning on releasing an S-scale version of the CEBX 101 Schnabel car (HO-scale version shown).

Rolling Stock: freight cars

(last reviewed: February 05, 2017)

Copper Range Products (click for web site)

3D-printed Sn2 coupler height gauge.

Track: track gauges

(last reviewed: September 27, 2016)

Creative Laser Design (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Cripplebush Valley Models (click for web site)

Rubber rocks that are to be painted and applied to the layout; they are not casting molds.

Scenery Items: rocks

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Crusader Rail Services (click for web site)

Retailer.

Structures

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Crystal Caseworks (click for web site)

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Crystal River Products (click for web site)

Structures

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Custom Display Cases (click for web site)

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Custom Trax (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Pre-ballasted.

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

D. P. Associates Ltd (click for web site)

U.K.

MTH dealer.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Dallee Electronics, Inc (click for web site)

Track electronics

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Dan's Resin Casting (click for web site)

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Dans Model Trains (click for web site)

Dee Kirlin, widow of Dan Kirlin, is selling his large collection of S-scale items via Dan's web site.

Locomotives:
    types: brass
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track

(last reviewed: January 24, 2017)

Dave's Decals (click for web site)

Decals: structures & scenery

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Dave's Model Railway Stuff (click for web site)

3D-printed.

Track: track parts

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: sidewalks & street "furniture", vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Dave's Twacks & Twains (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. The company is in the process of moving from the east coast to the west coast. Latest communication indicates that they may be up and running in the Fall of 2016. They bought the entire supply of S-Helper Service parts.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

DC Scale Models (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Deben LLC (click for web site)

Retailer.

Track: track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: airplanes, scenery details, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Deerfield River Laser (click for web site)

Structures

Scenery Items: boats

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Depots by John (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Des Plaines Hobbies (click for web site)

This company is one of the main suppliers and manufacturer of S-scale products. They are the owners of the S Scale American product line.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge, brass
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

DESIGNDYNE (click for web site)

PRR Catenary, Pennsylvania row-house fronts.

Track: track parts

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Details West (click for web site)

Designed for HO-scale, but usable in S-scale: code 55, 70, 83 railbars and frogs.

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: December 07, 2016)

Diamond Scale Products (click for web site)

Turntables for S and Sn3.

Track: standard-gauge track

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Diane's Attic (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. This company produces circus pieces intended for loads on American Flyer freight cars. They also sell reproduced A.F. flat cars.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Die-Cast Promotions (click for web site)

Manufacturer.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Diecast Collector Store (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Diecast Direct (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Diecast Models Wholesale (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

DiecastAirplane (click for web site)

Scenery Items: airplanes

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

DiecastModels (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Digitrax (click for web site)

The linked-to page shows all the recommended Digitrax decoders for various S-scale locomotives.

Track electronics

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

DSL Shops (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

East West Rail Service (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track-side: crossbucks

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: vehicle detailing

Custom work

(last reviewed: March 20, 2017)

Eastern Road Models (click for web site)

3D-printed parts for scenery, structures, locomotives, or freight cars.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, culverts

(last reviewed: March 14, 2017)

eBay (click for web site)

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers, smoke fluid

Track: standard-gauge track, track gauges

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: figures/people, signs, telephone/telegraph, automobiles

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Echo Mountain Imports, Inc (click for web site)

Locomotives:
    types: shells
    categories:

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Electric Train Outlet (click for web site)

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Elgin Car Shops (click for web site)

Canada

Has experience building S-scale equipment.

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ertl (click for web site)

Manufacturer.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Eureka Miniatures (click for web site)

Australia

The 28mm figures should be a close match to S-scale.

Scenery Items: figures/people

(last reviewed: April 14, 2017)

Evergreen Hill Designs, LLC (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Evergreen Scale Models (click for web site)

Scale strips, various sheets, etc.

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: November 14, 2016)

Extreme Toys (click for web site)

Retailer.

Structures

Scenery Items: sidewalks & street "furniture", automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Farmers Supply (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Fast Tracks (click for web site)

Track: standard-gauge track, Sn2 track, Sn3 track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts

Tools

(last reviewed: November 14, 2016)

Fatjack's Diesel Smoke & Dreams (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

FGEX Design Roofs (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Fox Valley Models (click for web site)

Fox Valley Models in July 2016 announced that they are entering the S-scale market with an imported line of flextrack, turnouts, and other track parts. They are also working with Des Plaines Hobbies to produce a Thrall type gondola. All expected to be out near the early Fall 2016. They have not yet updated their web site to reflect their entry into S-scale, but their Facebook page did make the announcements.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Fred's Train Shop (click for web site)

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

A.F. Accessories

Scenery Items: signs, telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Freetime Hobbies (click for web site)

Retailer.

Scenery Items: figures/people, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Frenchman River Model Works (click for web site)

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, boats

(last reviewed: May 15, 2017)

Frontline Wargaming (click for web site)

Use the 25/28mm figures in S-scale (25mm = 1" = 5'4"; 28mm = 1.1" = 5'10").

Scenery Items: figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Fun & Games (click for web site)

Manufactures their own line of figures, and also carries the Arttista ones.

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Funaro & Camerlengo (click for web site)

See this web site for photos of barrels, crates, and other items, which the author claims would be perfectly-sized for S-scale.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, Sn3 cars

Scenery Items: scenery details

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Gardiner Model Railroad Designs (click for web site)

3D-printed. Canadian prototype.

Locomotives:
    types: shells
    categories:

Rolling Stock: passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

GarGraves Trackage Corporation (click for web site)

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track parts

Track-side: signals, semaphores

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

GC Laser (click for web site)

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

George's Trains (click for web site)

Retailer. American Flyer.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

GHB International (click for web site)

3D-printed shells.

Locomotives:
    types: shells
    categories: trolley

(last reviewed: March 06, 2017)

Glenn Snyder Display Systems (click for web site)

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

GLX Scale Models (click for web site)

Their dragline buckets are great scenery items as well as flat car loads. The "medium" size works for S-scale (4 will fit on a 40-foot flat car). The large and small sizes might also be useful.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

(last reviewed: October 23, 2016)

Gold In Hands (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Advertises in the NASG Dispatch. A.F. repair. TMCC installations.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Goldline Products (click for web site)

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Good Deals DCC (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. The company makes an S-scale piece of test track, available with different track installed.

Track: standard-gauge track

(last reviewed: April 12, 2017)

Grand Central Gems (click for web site)

Predominantly a manufacturer of trees, the company also sells bridge trestle bends (use On30 for S-scale), and foam-lined storage boxes.

Scenery Items: rocks, vegetation

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Grandt Line (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Graphics on Demand (click for web site)

Any of the decals shown on the web site can be produced in S-scale.

Decals: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Great Decals! (click for web site)

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: track gauges

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Great Lake Models (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Greenlight Toys (click for web site)

Manufacturer.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Greenway Products (click for web site)

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Grizzly Mountain Engineering (click for web site)

Sometimes carries consignment Sn3 P-B-L equipment.

Locomotives:
    types: Sn3
    categories:

Rolling Stock: M.O.W. cars, Sn3 cars

Structures

Scenery Items: horse-n-carriage, tunnels

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Grzyboski's Lionel Train Store (click for web site)

Carries Lionel and MTH current product line.

Train Sets

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars

A.F. Accessories

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

H&R Trains (click for web site)

American Flyer retailer.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Track: standard-gauge track

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hartoy, Inc (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Manufacturer.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

He6agon (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

Track-side: semaphores

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Heimburger House (click for web site)

Publishes A.C. Gilbert and American Flyer books, and the S Gaugian, and Sn3 Modeler magazines.

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Henning's Trains (click for web site)

Retailer that carries some current Lionel and MTH products. Also carries Kadee S-scale couplers.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types:
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers, smoke fluid

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Scenery Items: figures/people, signs, telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: April 29, 2017)

Herald King (click for web site)

Almost all decals listed can be made for S-scale. Just ask.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hiawatha Hobbies (click for web site)

Predominantly an American Flyer retailer.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Scenery Items: telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hidden River Manufacturing (click for web site)

Hidden River Manufacturing is an established company that produces HO-scale kits. However, they are willing to produce any of their kits in S-scale, if the demand is there.

Structures

(last reviewed: October 01, 2016)

Highball Graphics (click for web site)

They don't list S-scale specifically, but contact them to ask about S-scale. They specialize in New England and Canadian railroads.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Historic Ships (click for web site)

Scenery Items: boats

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hobby Surplus (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Holden8702nd (click for web site)

3D-printed. WWII U.S. figure sets.

Scenery Items: figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hollywood Foundry (click for web site)

Australia

Motor and truck packages.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hoquat Hobbies (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Although owner Jeff Wilson retired in 2016, he has re-activated his web site to sell his remaining stock of S-Helper Service and MTH cars.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

(last reviewed: March 15, 2017)

Howard' S Trains

PO Box 430, Fort Bragg, California 95437, (707) 961 0186 hjsheff@mcn.org

Specializes in "S" only. The company does not have a web site, but they do attend some train shows.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Howard's Hobby (click for web site)

License plates for automobiles.

Decals: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hump Yard Purveyance (click for web site)

Mechanical lever for turnouts.

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Hunter Line (click for web site)

Scenery Items: fences/gates, tunnels

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Imlay Train Station (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Retailer.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass
    categories: diesel electric

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Imperial Hobby Productions (click for web site)

3D-printed shells, and supplemental details/parts.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: trolley

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Internet Trains (click for web site)

Retailer.

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: track gauges, track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details, fences/gates, sidewalks & street "furniture", signs, tunnels

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Irregular Miniatures (click for web site)

UK

25mm figures and animals are perfect for S-scale.

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people

(last reviewed: April 14, 2017)

ITLA Scale Models (click for web site)

Canada, 1-404-462-4463

Formerly named "Imagine That! Laser Art", the company used to produce a number of S-scale structure kits (see our Structures Product Gallery). However, they now only seem to carry a "Fire Escape" detailing set, and a "Structural Tower Support" (which was part of their Elevated-L kits).

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: October 30, 2016)

Jason Brass Poles

1337 Laura Drive, Lorain, Ohio 44053 (440) 282-9225 bweisman@roadrunner.com

No web site. The company offers S-scale line of poles and brass street lights, goose neck station lights, and wall mount lamps. e-mail for pricing (see online photo for product example).

Scenery Items: scenery details

(last reviewed: August 03, 2016)

Jr Junction Train & Hobby (click for web site)

Retailer carrying some Lionel and MTH.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: smoke fluid

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Just Trains of Delaware (click for web site)

Retailer that carries some MTH items.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

JWD Premium Products (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

K & S Engineering (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

K.I.S.S. Method Inc. (click for web site)

This manufacture a soft foam cradle, perfectly positioning the piece of equipment for each detailing and applying decals.

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Kadee (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Kappler Mill & Lumber Co (click for web site)

Track: track parts

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Kaw Valley Designs (Mike Fyten)

mike@kvrr-usa.com

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Staircase kits (order by sending e-mail to Mike)

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Kitwood Hill Models (click for web site)

UK sales@kitwoodhillmodels.com

Although the company produces On30 kits, their turntables have been successfully used as backwoods-style turntables in Sn3.

Track: turntables

(last reviewed: September 10, 2016)

KMP Models (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

KND Enterprises, Inc. (click for web site)

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: electric interurbans trolley

Rolling Stock: passenger cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Kyoso (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Lake Junction Models LLC (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Structures

Scenery Items: signs

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Larc Products (click for web site)

Scenery Items: backdrops

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

LBR Enterprises, LLC (click for web site)

Scenery Items: scenery details, signs

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Lehigh Valley Models

79 Hidden Hill Farm Lane, York, Pennsylvania 17403 (717) 747-0493

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 03, 2016)

Leventon Hobby Supply (click for web site)

Deals in A.F. parts and repairs.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Lights 4 Models (click for web site)

NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Retailer. Electronics parts, LEDs, etc. specifically for model railroaders.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

Track-side: crossbucks

Scenery Items: scenery details, telephone/telegraph, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Lionel (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. One of the main manufacturers of S-scale products. Lionel owns the "American Flyer" name and produces S-scale products under that name.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Structures

Scenery Items: figures/people, signs, telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

LITCo (click for web site)

Track: Sn2 track

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Little Big Trucks (click for web site)

Retailer. Mostly 18-wheelers, and other trucks, and a bus.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Loyalhanna Dockyard (click for web site)

Boat flags, boat kits. In their Search window, type in "1/64" to see the listing.

Scenery Items: boats

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

M2 Machines (click for web site)

Produces high-quality scale models.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mainline Bridges (click for web site)

(last reviewed: December 03, 2016)

Mainline Hobby Supply, Inc (click for web site)

Retailers. Carries mainly Lionel A.F. products.

Train Sets

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Many New Products, Inc (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Marbelup Models (click for web site)

3D-printed Sn3-1/2 Australian models products.

Locomotives:
    types: Sn3
    categories:

Rolling Stock: Sn3 cars

Scenery Items: scenery details

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Mario's Trains (click for web site)

Retailer carrying Lionel items.

Locomotives:
    types:
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Marty's Warehouse (click for web site)

Retailer. Carries A.F. products.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mask Island Decals (click for web site)

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

McKenzie Brothers Timber Company (click for web site)

This company manufactures trees, and also sells machines for making your own trees.

Scenery Items: vegetation

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Messick's (click for web site)

Carries farming equipment.

Structures

Scenery Items: scenery details, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Michigan Models (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, kits
    categories: diesel electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Micro-Scale Models, Inc. (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: March 14, 2017)

Midwest Products (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mike Rose Hobbies (click for web site)

The company produces Lehigh Valley (also DL&W, Erie, CNJ, O&W and many other railroads) concrete phone booths in S-scale.

Structures

(last reviewed: October 16, 2016)

Miller Engineering (click for web site)

Manufactures electronic animated signs and billboards. Generally, HO- and O-scale version (or "large") are a good fit for S-scale.

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Millhouse River Studio (click for web site)

Turntables shown on the web site can be manufactured in S-scale as well.

Track: turntables

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mini-motors, Inc (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Manufactures structures, and is a retailer for S-scale automobiles.

Structures

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mini-Things (click for web site)

Offers custom detailing. painting, and layout construction, including A.F.-style layouts.

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Miniature Tree (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

MiniChamps (click for web site)

Germany

To find S-scale vehicles, click on the "Find Models" link on the left of their web site, and select 1:64 for scale. Since they are a German company, they cater toward German and European automobiles.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: April 14, 2017)

Minuteman Scale Models (click for web site)

Structures

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

MJMX Models (click for web site)

3D-printed.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

ML Designs (click for web site)

Canada

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Produced scale birds.

Scenery Items: animals

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

MLW Services (click for web site)

Canada

The company primary manufactures Canadian-prototype products.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, kits
    categories: steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Model Memories (click for web site)

Model Memories does not explicitly carry S-scale, but by special commission of Sidetracks (an online S-scale dealer), they produce items in S-scale. This is why Sidetracks' web site linked to.

Track-side: signals, semaphores, crossbucks

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Model Railroad Warehouse (click for web site)

The company manufactures an eclectic collection of S-scale products, namely interurbans, brass Brill 55, Wabash Valley F7 shells, troop-car sleeper parts, C&O troop sleeper, Indiana Service decals, and brick structural sheets, corrugated iron sheets, and factory walls.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, shells
    categories: diesel interurbans

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: September 30, 2016)

Model Tech Studios (click for web site)

The company continuously comes out with new S-scale products. One side note, they produce a number of thin-profile backdrop buildings. Many of their products are pre-painted and weathered.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

Decals: structures & scenery

Track-side: semaphores

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: backdrops, scenery details, figures/people, signs

(last reviewed: October 23, 2016)

Model Train Industrials (click for web site)

3D-printed. Mostly industrial detailing parts.

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Modeltruckin' (click for web site)

Decals: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Monroe Models (click for web site)

On June 1, 2016, Monroe Models bought AIM's product line. This included O/On3/S tunnel portals that AIM produced.

Scenery Items: tunnels

(last reviewed: September 11, 2016)

Monster Model & LaserWorks (click for web site)

Track: track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Motrak Models (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

Structures

(last reviewed: October 16, 2016)

Mount Blue Model Co (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mount Vernon Shops (click for web site)

Any HO-scale decals can be made in S-scale. Reasonable prices, and usually no minimum order.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: September 05, 2016)

MountainView Depot (click for web site)

Scenery Items: telephone/telegraph, vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mr. Detail Parts (click for web site)

3D-printed.

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, sidewalks & street "furniture"

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Mt. Albert Scale Lumber Co (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

MTH Electric Trains (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. One of the main manufacturers of S-scale products. They bought the tooling of S-Helper Service, and continue to make products of the same quality as that company used to do. They also make A.F. accessories.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

N Scale Architect (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Narrow Gauge & Shortline Gazette (click for web site)

Monthly print magazine that occasionally has S-scale articles.

Reference

(last reviewed: September 05, 2016)

Nassau Hobby Center (click for web site)

Retailer. Carries mostly Lionel A.F. products.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

NE Prototypes

PO Box 4-4-2, Rutland, MA 01543-0442, 508-886-4848 (8am-8pm EST) billmorris52@hotmail.com

The company carries reproduction parts for Kinsman passenger cars and composite two-bay hoppers. They are a Kaslo distributor, and may still have some Kaslo kits in stock. The company manufacturers wooden reefer kits for 36', 38', 40', and 42' lengths. These can be had with steel center sills (fish belly or straight), and truss-rod-braced floors. Kits do not include couplers or trucks. These are similar to the Kinsman and "S"cenery Unlimited models offered years ago. They also carry silk-screened sides. Contact the company for a product listing. No web site. Money order, checks, and PayPal accepted.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: October 18, 2016)

New York Railway Supply (click for web site)

Manufacturers a turntable auto-indexer. The owner has an Sn3 layout.

Track: turntables

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

New Zealand Finescale (click for web site)

New Zealand

Specializes in S-scale products for the Australian market.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: track parts

Track-side: semaphores

Scenery Items: figures/people, vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ngineering (click for web site)

Lighting products, including S-scale Gooseneck Light Kit

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Nice Car Collection (click for web site)

Canada

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Nicolas Smith Trains (click for web site)

Retailer. Carries mostly Lionel AF products, and some Bachmann Plasticville.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars

Structures

Scenery Items: telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

NJ International (click for web site)

Track: track parts

Track-side: signals, semaphores, crossbucks

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: December 07, 2016)

North Yard (click for web site)

New Zealand

Manufactures motors, gears, and other parts. Be sure to download their product catalog in PDF to get the complete list. Although most parts are aimed at the New Zealand/Australia prototypes, some are usable for North American modeling.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Northeastern Scale Lumber Company (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Northwest Shortline (click for web site)

Manufactures motors, gears, and other parts, including the Stanton drive, which is now available in S-scale.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

OBS-CALS (John Hagen)

sprinthag@yahoo.com

S-scale versions of the decals are available upon request.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 07, 2016)

Olson Hobbies (click for web site)

16150 41st Ave NE, Lake Forest Park, WA

Stock older Lionel products in good condition, and original A.C. Gilbert catalogs. They also produce A.F. bumper stickers and shirt buttons.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, track parts

Track-side: signals, semaphores

A.F. Accessories

Reference

(last reviewed: September 27, 2016)

Osborn Model Kits (click for web site)

Canada

Affordable 1:66 wooden airplane kits.

Scenery Items: airplanes

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

OScale Turnouts, Inc. (click for web site)

Although the company currently specializes in 2-rail O-scale turnouts, the owner was a vendor at the 2016 NASG Convention, expressing an interest in making high-quality S-scale turnouts as well. Contact the company for more information.

Track: turnouts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Outback Toys (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ozark Miniatures (click for web site)

Ozark Miniatures bought the CDS transfers product line when CDS closed up shop.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

P-B-L (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. P-B-L is the main Sn3 manufacturer. They also manufacture the "Star Brand" model paint line, and the Hotip resistance soldering equipment.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: standard-gauge track, Sn3 track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: figures/people, automobiles

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Pacific Western Rail (click for web site)

The company manufactures HO-scale magnetically-locking brake lines. This can be made to fit S-scale cars by making the hose an extra 1/8" longer (especially needed if using Kadee 802 couplers).

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Palace Car Co (click for web site)

Manufactures interior detailing parts and full kits for S-scale passenger cars.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: January 05, 2017)

Papa Ben's Train Place (click for web site)

Retail store in Houston, Texas.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: smoke fluid

Track: track gauges, ballast

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: the basics

Custom work

Tools

Reference

(last reviewed: May 03, 2017)

Paul Scoles (click for web site)

The late Paul Scoles was a fantastic Sn3 modelers. His DVDs remain available, and many feature his beautiful S-scale narrow-gauge layout.

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Peco (click for web site)

Peco doesn't make S-scale products, but their 12-inch LK-555 On30 turntable has been successfully used as an S-scale standard-gauge turntable.

Track: turntables

(last reviewed: May 20, 2017)

Pennsy S Models (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Pikesville Models (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Advertises in the NASG Dispatch. A major retailer for S-scale products. The company has a physical store location and also participates in S-scale train shows.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge
    categories: diesel electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: smoke fluid

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Pine Canyon Scale Models (click for web site)

NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Plastruct (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Port Lines Hobby Supplies (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Advertises in the NASG Dispatch. This is one of S-scale's largest retailers.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge
    categories: diesel electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses, Sn3 cars, track-cleaning cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts, turntables

Track-side: signals, semaphores, crossbucks

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Scenery Items: fences/gates, figures/people, telephone/telegraph, vegetation, automobiles

Reference

(last reviewed: February 28, 2017)

Portland Locomotive Works (click for web site)

Locomotives:
    types: Sn2
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, Sn2 cars

Track: track parts

Structures

Scratchbuilding

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Poverty Flat Model Company (click for web site)

3D-printed parts, primary geared toward narrow-gauge modeling, but the parts appear to be universally usable.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details

(last reviewed: January 04, 2017)

Pre-Size Models Specialties (click for web site)

Advertises in the NASG Dispatch. In additional to abutments, piers, tunnels, culverts, bridge shoes, and walls, the company also carries sagebush tree armatures, and passenger car roofs and details.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Scenery Items: culverts, vegetation, tunnels

(last reviewed: May 15, 2017)

Precision Design Co. (click for web site)

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Precision Scale Co (click for web site)

Be sure to download their catalog to view their entire collection.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Precision Vintage Classics (click for web site)

This company also owns the Tomalco Sn3 parts product line. They are an authorized dealer for the following companies: Evan Designs, ESU, Tam Valley. Carries Sn3, Sn2, and Sn42 wheels/trucks.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, Sn2 cars, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: track parts

Track electronics

Tools

(last reviewed: January 04, 2017)

Protocraft (click for web site)

Although primarily focused on O-scale track parts, since rail height is scale-independent, some parts can be used in S-scale as well, as long as the rail code matches.

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Pufferwillies (click for web site)

UK

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

QC Supply (click for web site)

Carries some farm equipment.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

R.F. Giardina Co. Inc. (click for web site)

Repair and parts for original A.F. products, and sells used products.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: smoke fluid

Track: standard-gauge track

Track electronics

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Racing USA (click for web site)

Modernday racing vehicles.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ragg's... to Riches? (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rail Graphics (click for web site)

Specializes in custom decal work, including S-scale.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rail Photos Unlimited (click for web site)

NASG Member. Railroad photos, patches.

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Railmaster Exports (click for web site)

New Zealand

Sn3 U.S. and Sn3-1/2 NZR equipment kits.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, kits, Sn3
    categories: diesel steam

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people, automobiles

(last reviewed: November 14, 2016)

Railmaster Hobbies (click for web site)

This company used to be the importer of Railmaster Exports, but their web site no longer says so. They carry small, high-quality speakers, as well as many other electronic parts.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Railroad Line Models (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: December 24, 2016)

Railroad Prynters (Bill Pyper)

rrbill10@comcast.net

NASG Member. NASG Dispatch editor, Bill Pyper, produces signs, window glass acetate, building paper, posters, 20s-, 30s-, 40s-, and 50s-billboards, sign posts, and cardboard tubes.

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Railway Engineering (click for web site)

The owner models in Sn3, and is currently building a new layout.

Track: turnouts, track gauges, track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rapido Trains (click for web site)

Manufacturers acrylic paints.

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rebel Locomotives (click for web site)

3D-printed. Generic snow plow.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rerailer Hobbies, LLC (click for web site)

Latrobe, Pennsylvania rerailerhobbiesllc@gmail.com

Rerailer Hobbies, LLC is owned by S-scale modeler, Robert South, and offers DCC decoder and sound installation, battery-powered systems sales and installation, and motive power re-motoring/re-gearing services. He is an authorized retailer/installer for: DelTang, S-CAB, and BlueRail systems.

Custom work

(last reviewed: February 16, 2017)

Reviresco (click for web site)

For figures, look for 28mm (scale 5'9") figures. 1:64 vehicle kits are from the 1910-1920s era. The boat and structure kits are paper-based kits that need to be backed by either cardboard or foam board, respectively. Boat detailing parts available.

Structures

Scenery Items: animals, scenery details, boats, figures/people, automobiles

(last reviewed: April 04, 2017)

Richmond Controls (click for web site)

LEDs, lighting modules for engines, passenger cars, and cabooses.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Ridgehill Scale Models (click for web site)

Canada

Part-time retailer in Ontario, Canada that carries S-scale products. They also manufacture some of their own products.

Rolling Stock: passenger cars, cabooses

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rio Grande Models (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses, Sn3 cars

Track: track parts

Structures

Scenery Items: scenery details, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

River Leaf Models (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

River Raisin Models (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. The main S-scale standard-gauge brass manufacturer/importer.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

RL Hogan Associates

robert_hogan@bellsouth.net

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Well-known S-scale modeler Bob Hogan produces passenger car parts and kits, as well as can custom-make complete passenger cars for you.

Rolling Stock: passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

RLN Publishing (click for web site)

Publisher of the former 1:64 Modeling Guide magazine. Publisher of Dick Karnes' book "Work Extra: 15 Useful Tips for Model Railroaders".

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rockin H Farm Toys (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rocky Mountain Trains (click for web site)

Online retailer.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, Sn3 cars

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Roy Meissner

rmeissner@wi.rr.com

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Roy manufactures automobile kits based off of various models. e-mail him to see if he carries a specific model. The DIVCO delivery van is one such kit which costs $20. To see Roy's available kits, go to the NASG Convention or other S-scale related events. Roy is also in charge of the NASG's Company Store.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: May 07, 2017)

Royal Train Equipment (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

Track-side: crossbucks

Scenery Items: scenery details, figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture", signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

RSLaserKits (click for web site)

Structures

(last reviewed: October 10, 2016)

Rulers-of-the-World (click for web site)

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Rusty Stumps Scale Models (click for web site)

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details, fences/gates

(last reviewed: October 14, 2016)

S Scale America (click for web site)

This product line was bought by Des Plaines Hobbies. Through this brand, they manufacture their own line of S-scale engines, cars, and detailing parts.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track-side: signals

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

S-CAB (click for web site)

The company produces radio-frequency-based, battery-powered, DCC-compatible systems for running locomotives on battery power. The system was designed to fit HO-scale models, but quite a few S-scale modelers have installed the system in scale, narrow-gauge, and A.F. engines.

Track electronics

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

S-n-S Trains (click for web site)

The company specializes in motor replacements for traditional A.F. products.

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Saint Charles Model Works (click for web site)

Painted and weathered loads for specific S-scale cars.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car loads

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

San Juan Decals (click for web site)

Decals for narrow-gauge railroads.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Scale Hobbyist (click for web site)

Although targeted at the fantasy market, some part are unique and can be used in S-scale modeling.

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, fences/gates

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Scale Model Plans (click for web site)

This company produces structure plans, which can be scaled up/down to S-scale (see their web site for a how-to).

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Scale Models, Arts, & Technologies, Inc. (click for web site)

This company builds model railroads, including S-scale ones.

Custom work

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Scale Scenes (click for web site)

Downloadable and printable designs for constructing your own buildings. Most are based on British prototypes. See web site for instructions on how to scale the drawings to S-scale.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Scenery Unlimited (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. A major S-scale retailer that also manufactures some of their own products. They also produce a catalog of S-scale products, somewhat similar to the Walthers catalogs. They carry both standard- and narrow-gauge turntables.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge, Sn3
    categories: diesel electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers, smoke fluid

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts, turntables

Track electronics

Track-side: crossbucks

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: the basics, scenery details, boats, fences/gates, figures/people, horse-n-carriage, sidewalks & street "furniture", signs, automobiles

Reference

(last reviewed: May 20, 2017)

Scenic Express (click for web site)

Track: ballast

Structures

Scenery Items: the basics, fences/gates, figures/people, rocks, signs, vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

SceniKinG (click for web site)

Scenery Items: backdrops

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Selkirk Scenery Co. (click for web site)

Canada

Standard-sized leaves are on the large side for S-scale, while Fine-sized leaves are smaller. Some older trees may need larger leaves, and younger trees could use the fine leaves.

Scenery Items: vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Sergent Engineering (click for web site)

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Shapeways (click for web site)

3D-printed. The company lists a large number of designed products that are applicable to S-scale. The link takes you to the specific search page, and you will have to refine your search if you are looking for a specific item.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: animals, scenery details, boats, figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture", automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Showcase Express (click for web site)

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Sidetracks (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Advertises in the NASG Dispatch. A major online retailer carrying nearly anything S-scale.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer, standard-gauge, brass, Sn3
    categories: diesel electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts

Track-side: signals, semaphores

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, culverts, figures/people, tunnels, automobiles

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Sierra Scale Models (click for web site)

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Smoky Mountain Model Works, Inc (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Diesel kits are available with NWSL Stanton drives for S-scale.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, kits
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: track gauges, track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

SoundTraxx (click for web site)

The company manufactures DCC sound decoders that are compatible with Sn3 and S-scale locomotives. The latest version supports up to 2amps of output.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Southeastern Junction (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. 3D-printed car and locomotive parts.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts

(last reviewed: November 26, 2016)

Spotlight Hobbies (click for web site)

They currently only show a rare Aurora kit in stock.

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Standard Railway Castings Company (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. The owner is a full-time farmer, so he is usually only available during the winter months.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: September 05, 2016)

Sterling Models (click for web site)

Scenery Items: rocks, vegetation

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Stevens Creek Models (click for web site)

The company makes "glass" for specific Grandt Line doors and windows.

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Strasburg Train Shop (click for web site)

Primarily carries Lionel A.F. products. It is a nice store, and well worth a visit if you visiting the Strasburg museum.

Train Sets

Rolling Stock: passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

T & K Hobby (click for web site)

500 Hall Street, Bridgeport, OH, (740) 633-6607

Carries some Lionel, GarGraves Track Screws, SceniKing backdrop kits, and general hobby supplies.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: smoke fluid

Track: turnouts

A.F. Accessories

Scenery Items: backdrops, telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: September 27, 2016)

Tamiya (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

TBModels (click for web site)

3D-printed.

Locomotives:
    types: shells, Sn2
    categories: electric steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, Sn2 cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Testors (click for web site)

Paints, glues.

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Aspen Modeling Company (click for web site)

Scenery Items: animals, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Caboose (click for web site)

Has a rotating stock of used brass equipment.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Dalles Hostler's Models (click for web site)

3D-printed.

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Electric RR Co. (click for web site)

Has replacement boards for A.C. Gilbert A.F. circuit boards.

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Flying Mule (click for web site)

Scenery Items: airplanes

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Gilbert Gallery (click for web site)

NASG Member. Carries a rotating inventory of A.C. Gilbert A.F. products, NASG Dispatch magazines, and Enhorning decals.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track parts

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

Scenery Items: figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture"

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Inside Gateway Online (click for web site)

Retailer.

Locomotives:
    types: Sn3
    categories:

Rolling Stock: Sn3 cars

(last reviewed: November 14, 2016)

The Leadville Shops (click for web site)

NASG Member. The company specializes in manufacturing narrow-gauge products, and has a good-sized line-up of Sn3 products.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses, Sn2 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Model Dockyard (click for web site)

UK

Scenery Items: boats

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Railcar (click for web site)

Australian

Retailer that specializes in narrow-gauge products.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: track gauges, track parts

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Railroad Crossing (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. This company provides a large number of structures already built-up and painted. If you have a specific requirement, they will work with you to build the model you want.

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The S Scale Resource (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Bi-monthly, free, online magazine devoted to "scale" modeling.

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Shay Fixer (click for web site)

Manufacturers Testtraxx which is a bench-top locomotive testing stand, for both S and Sn3. The company also specializes in repairing and improving Shay locomotives of all scales.

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Train Station (click for web site)

Retailer that carries some A.F. products.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

The Whistle Stop, Inc (click for web site)

Retailer that carries a rotating stock of products. Scroll down to a little past the middle of the page to see their S-scale products listings (including Sn3).

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, brass
    categories: steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Tichy Train Group (click for web site)

Tichy bought the Jerry Glow decals product line in 2016, and they are releasing them quickly.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track-side: crossbucks

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details, signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

TML Models (click for web site)

The co-owner models in S-scale.

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

TMR Distributing (click for web site)

Canada

This company manufactures dry-transfers and decals, and also carries a few products useable in S-scale.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock, structures & scenery

Scenery Items: signs

(last reviewed: September 30, 2016)

Tomalco Track (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. NASG Member. Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Track: standard-gauge track, Sn3 track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Tomar Industries (click for web site)

Track: track parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Tony's Train Exchange (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Top Shelf Replicas (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Display cases

(last reviewed: October 26, 2016)

Toy Trains Unlimited (click for web site)

A visit with Ron Borsella and Toy Trains Unlimited was covered in the September/October 2016 issue of the Dispatch. They also offer repair services. Since the store is just north of Baltimore, Maryland, they support the Baltimore Area American Flyer Club as well. They carry original A.F. products as well as newer Lionel, MTH, and K-Line items.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

A.F. Accessories

Custom work

(last reviewed: September 28, 2016)

Toy Trucker & Contractor (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles, vehicle detailing

Reference

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Toy Wonders (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Trackside Train Displays (click for web site)

Display cases

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Tractor Fab (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only.

Structures

Scenery Items: scenery details, fences/gates, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Train Cat Model Sales (click for web site)

Electrical Transmission Tower, Cantilevered Signal Bridges etched-brass kit.

Track-side: signals

Structures

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Train Thingz (click for web site)

3D-printed track gauge for keeping parallel tracks at the proper distance.

Track: track gauges

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Train Troll (click for web site)

Scenery Items: boats

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Trainmaster (click for web site)

Retailer.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock, structures & scenery

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track gauges, track parts

A.F. Accessories

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: animals, scenery details, culverts, fences/gates, figures/people, telephone/telegraph, tunnels

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Trains & More (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. Carries mostly Lionel A.F. products.

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track parts

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Trains on Tracks (click for web site)

Lionel retailer.

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts

(last reviewed: November 14, 2016)

Traintek, LLC (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: track-cleaning cars

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Trainworld (click for web site)

General online retailer, carrying predominantly Lionel and MTH.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: American Flyer
    categories: diesel steam

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: standard-gauge track, turnouts, track parts

Track electronics

A.F. Accessories

Scenery Items: signs, telephone/telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Trout Creek Engineering (click for web site)

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Tru-Color Paint (click for web site)

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Truckin' Little Company (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles, vehicle detailing

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Twin Whistle Sign & Kit Company (click for web site)

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Union Station Products (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad. Passenger car side kits for modifying American Models base passenger cars.

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Valley Model Trains (click for web site)

Retailer.

Train Sets

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: electric

Locomotive & Car Parts: trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: track gauges, track parts

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Vector Cut (click for web site)

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, signs

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Vilas County Lumber Company (click for web site)

The company sells CAD drawings that you can scale down to S-scale (38% reduction for most 1:24 scale drawings), so that you can follow the drawings to build the various structures. Some plans are available in S-scale.

Structures

Scenery Items: boats, automobiles

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Walthers (click for web site)

General retailer and distributor.

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge
    categories: diesel

Rolling Stock: freight cars, passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, car loads, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Track: turnouts, track gauges

Track electronics

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: animals, scenery details, culverts, fences/gates, figures/people, sidewalks & street "furniture", signs, telephone/telegraph, tunnels

Reference

(last reviewed: September 30, 2016)

Weathering Solutions (click for web site)

The company manufactures HO-scale graffiti and rust decals, which could be applicable to S-scale modeling since these are not necessarily scale-specific.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: September 05, 2016)

Welly (click for web site)

Scenery Items: automobiles

(last reviewed: February 02, 2017)

Westerfield Models (click for web site)

Gardnerville, Nevada

Once they have developed a set of decals in HO-scale, they make them available in other scales, including S-scale. Follow the link for the current listing.

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

(last reviewed: January 04, 2017)

Western Depot

(last reviewed: July 22, 2016)

Wild West Models (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scratchbuilding

Scenery Items: scenery details

Tools

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

William Flatt (click for parts list) (click for web site)

1155 Augustus Dr., Burlington, ON L7S 2K5, Canada wflatt@bserv.com

Follow the link to view/download William's latest published catalog (he has no web site). Contact him to order items via his e-mail address.

Locomotives:
    types:
    categories: trolley

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

(last reviewed: December 31, 2016)

Willy Monaghan S Scale (click for web site)

Specializes in "S" only. 3D-printed.

Rolling Stock: freight cars, cabooses

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track-side: semaphores

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Wiseman Model Services (click for web site)

Locomotives:
    types: kits
    categories:

Rolling Stock: freight cars, M.O.W. cars, Sn3 cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Decals: locomotives & rolling stock

Structures

Telephone/Telegraph

Scenery Items: scenery details, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Worsley Works Group (click for web site)

UK

Locomotives:
    types: standard-gauge, Sn3
    categories: trolley

Rolling Stock: passenger cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts

(last reviewed: December 31, 2016)

Ye Olde Huff 'n Puff (click for web site)

Note that the freight car kits are actually just the pre-painted and lettered sides of the cars.

Rolling Stock: freight cars

Locomotive & Car Parts: car parts, trucks, wheels, and/or couplers

Track: track parts

Structures

Scenery Items: scenery details, figures/people

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

Z & N Scale Tracks, Odds and Ends (click for web site)

3D-printed steam locomotive shells and parts.

Locomotives:
    types: shells
    categories: steam

Locomotive & Car Parts: locomotive parts

(last reviewed: February 22, 2017)

Z-stuff for Trains (click for web site)

Participates in the NASG's RMC ad.

Track-side: signals, semaphores, crossbucks

(last reviewed: August 31, 2016)

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