We’ll Miss You RMC

Apparently it’s official. Railroad Model Craftsman is done. According to an announcement on their¬†Facebook page, Friday, August 22, 2014 was the last day for Carstens and their titles. I’ve avoided comment until now because all the rampant speculation and...

Comments

Lately, it seems all of the blogs I routinely read are shutting down their comments feature. In truth, seeing this trend develop is what prompted me to turn them off here, along with the fact that hardly anyone bothered to comment on the majority of the posts lately....

Fighting The Good Fight

Modelers of every skill level are losing a truly valuable resource. Westlake Publishing’s 2013¬†Modelers’ Annual will be the final printed edition of a series of books that also included annuals on narrow gauge and one covering logging, mining and...

New Magazine From The O Scale Resource

Why would one publisher promote the work of another? Because A: I don’t believe in the “We’re at war with the competition” mentality that has infected business everywhere. (B: O scale needs all the exposure it can get and (C: It’s the...

Download issues.

A handful of folks have experienced problems while downloading TMC 05 or other volumes from the shopping cart, while others haven’t. People from as far away as Australia, Great Britain, even India have successfully received this issue and others without...

Breaking News

Many of you are now aware of Joe’s recent cancer diagnosis. When he told me about it, we had a series of long discussions and mutually agreed it would be best for all concerned to transfer ownership of the company to me and dissolve our partnership. We’ve...