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2825 Grandview Hwy, Vancouver, B.C., V5M 2E1, Canada - - - Phone
1-604-431-0771, Fax 1-604-431-9855 - - - Orders
Only 1-888-7TRAINS (1-888-787-2467)
The Canadian National Railway Historical Association has released
Canadian National Railways Diesels Vol2.
The Road Switcher: From Steam's Final Decade to Privatization.
$ 54.95 Cdn$.
| Bowser GMD
Bowser has announced HO Scale GMD SD40-2s locomotive models. ONR, CP Rail,
BCR and BC Rail models have been announced with road name specific details.
The model information is now on our Bowser Web
page. Reservations are being accepted for these models.
True-Line Trains has announced HO Scale Canadian National SW1200RS switchers.
As well details of the CPR SW1200RS announcement have changed.
Orders by October for delivery of CPR Units Late 2014 and CNR units early 2015.
CNR SW1200RS Details.
CPR SW1200RS Details.
Reservations are being taken for these models.
|True-Line Trains Pointe St. Charles
True-Line Trains has announced an HO Scale CNR Point Ste. Charles caboose. -
MSPR - $ 84.99 Cdn$ - Delivery October 2014
CNR Red with Noodle (four road numbers) - International Service Scheme (four road numbers) -
Ontario Lifesaver Scheme (three road numbers) .
Algoma Central Rd# 9604 - Alaska Railroad Rd# 1091 and a Kit.
Special Provincial Pack: - Ontario Hydro No. 79640, Southern New Brunswick No. 79635,
Central Manitoba Railway CEMR No. 2000001, Cape Breton / Nova Scotia No. 1000,
Greater Winnipeg Water District Railway No. 1360 and CN Noodle - Workman
Special run from Central Hobbies - Rd#s 78191, 78192
All $ 84.99 Cdn$.
We are accepting reservations for these models now.
Images from Marc Simpson Railway Photographs - Used with permission.
Full details as to road numbers and pricing on the:
Pointe St. Charles section of Our True Line Trains
Due to the large number of Rapido trains Announcements I have created a separate Rapido Trains Announcements web
TRAINS N-Scale GMD-1
New Model - Rapido Trains N-Scale GMD-1, six paint schemes plus undecorated.. Orders by
June 2014 for delivery late 2014.
Click on the images for a larger view.
We are taking reservations for these models.
The GMD-1 model information is on the
GMD-1 section of Our Rapido trains locomotives web page.
These locomotives will be available in the CNR 54 Scheme(good looking green scheme), CNR
61 Scheme, CNR Bloody Nose; in A-1-A or B-B trucks. NAR in A-1-A Tucks. Undecorated in
either A-1-A or B-B trucks. DC or DCC and ESU LokSound.
As we have ordered extra models for store stock we are still accepting reservations for most of
| Parking is available
at the West end of the building and behind the building. You may use spots 1 through 20.
If you do not want to drive in Vancouver traffic don't forget you can get here easily by
Links: Z Scale,
and other scales,
DVDs on railroad subjects,
Greater Vancouver's largest selection of Model Railroad Magazines
on Railroad Subjects.
DCC (NMRA Digital Command Control)
- We carry DCC products from Digitrax,
and NCE (North Coast
Engineering). Please drop by the store for product
information or a Demo. Products from other DCC manufacturers can be
For The Beginning Model
- - - - - - - - Mail Orders
We handle Estates, Consignment sales,
Custom painting and locomotive detailing, DCC installations and other
several Max Jacquiard
Prints in stock and can supply others.
See Products and Announcements for information on
new and announced products.
The Events Schedule Page has information on coming Railroad
and Model Railroading events.
See our Special Links page for links to other Web Sites of Interest.
Updated June 3, 2014 - Page and Contents Copyright Central Hobbies 2014.
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||10:30 AM to 5:30 PM
most Sundays. Special Hours most Holidays