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What You Should Know About Recognising Essential Issues For Athearn Trains

August 15, 2016
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Check Out Athearn Product and Event Videos. “Definition of a Limited Liability Company or LLB Like a corporation, a limited liability company or “LLB”, is a separate and distinct legal entity. They where not concerned that they would be losing a large dealer such as Blue Ridge Hobbies! Cox also marketed several Athearn accessories as their own. The days when Athearn had only so many models and only made so many road names.  Athearn's car fleet included shorter-than-scale interpretations of passenger cars of Southern Pacific and Atchison, Topeka & Santa FM Railroad prototypes. The metal side frames that frequently sparked as they ran and could short out with some degree of ease.  ~~Excerpt from an email from Athearn. Today's situation just seals my opinion of how A/HF wants to push the local hobby shop out of business thus limiting your availability for local customer service and product support.

ABQJOURNAL LIFESTYLES: Scale replicas of the Rail Runner are flying off the shelves as enthusiasts scramble to drive their favorite train on their own tracks

It's a Wednesday night, and the tiny gray train is one of many model trains running through miniature mountains and deserts in this room full of railroad enthusiasts. This one was a long time coming. For many model railroaders, it couldn't come fast enough. The run on the Rail Runner model started in 2005 and shows no sign of stopping. This isn't the commuter train that now runs from Belen to Santa Fe, but a few slightly smaller versions model railroads known as N- and HO-scale trains 1/160th and 1/87th of the size of the real thing. Spurred by growing interest in the Rail Runner, California model railroad company Athearn Trains has released a few small runs of HO-scale Rail Runner Bombardier cars and HO-scale engines. Warren Hatch, owner of Trains West in Albuquerque, bought 125 of the cars and quickly sold out. When any of us choose to go into greater depth into the American Flyer trains subject matter, go to this valuable American Flyer trains site: holiday train set.In 2007, Athearn released more Rail Runner HO-scale trains and engines.

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Horizon Hobby and Troy Lee Designs Announce New Partnership - RC Car Action

Heres the press release: From Troy Lee Designs : Troy Lee Designs and Horizon Hobby have joined forces on a multi-year partnership that will see the production of limited-edition TLD collaborative products. Horizon Hobby, the manufacturer of the highly regarded Losi RC car line, will be out in full force at this years Red Bull A Day in the Dirt. They will have representatives onsite all three days displaying much of their product line (cars, boats, helicopters, and airplanes), interacting with the attendees and offering coordinated demos of the Losi 1/5-Scale 5IVE-T Off-Road Racing Truck. Troy Lee Designs is an iconic brand within the action sports industry and we are excited about this partnership. With the popularity of motocross and TLDs presence in the sport, this partnership will assist us in expanding our efforts in increasing awareness of Horizon Hobby to new consumers, thus allowing us to focusing on a new customer base within the action sports world, said Andrew Ziegler, Brand Manager for Horizon Hobby, Inc. Im super stoked on our new relationship with Horizon Hobby. They make awesome products and its cool that their office is located just down the street from our shop. It makes for some great collaborative interaction, said Troy Lee. Red Bull A Day in the Dirt 16, a three-day motorcycle event where the movie and moto industries come together over the Thanksgiving weekend, will be held at Glen Helen Raceway on November 29th December 1st.

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