RMC Receiving Yard

RMC Receiving Yard is our monthly column of news and announcements of new model railroad products in all scales. Any company wishing to submit samples and press releases for consideration may do so by sending to the address below or via email. Samples cannot be returned.

RMC Receiving Yard
c/o Harry K. Wong
P.O. Box 16673
San Francisco, CA 94116

New Quad-Door Greenville 86-foot High Cube Boxcars from Tangent

May 20, 2022

New Quad-Door Greenville 86-foot High Cube Boxcars from Tangent

This Tangent model is the industry’s first “high-detail” 86’ quad door auto parts car system in HO scale. 

KR Models Announces Skeleton Log Cars

April 27, 2022

KR Models Announces Skeleton Log Cars

Each car will be available in three different configurations — a single car with no logs, a single car with three large logs or a single car with six smaller logs.

Rapido’s New EP-5 Electric

April 19, 2022

Rapido’s New EP-5 Electric

Now arriving in stores from Rapido Trains is the classic EP-5 electric locomotive for HO scale.

Model Railroad Clubs Gather Funds and Food For Worthy Causes

April 15, 2022

Model Railroad Clubs Gather Funds and Food For Worthy Causes

Two different model railroad clubs recently raised funds and food for local food banks and Ukrainian refugees.

National Model Railroad Build-Off Back for 2022

March 28, 2022

National Model Railroad Build-Off Back for 2022

Walthers kicked off the third annual National Model Railroad Build-Off this month.

Athearn Releases New EMD SD60s in HO Scale

February 15, 2022

Athearn Releases New EMD SD60s in HO Scale

Athearn is offering EMD SD60s as part of its Ready-to-Roll line in the 60-series demonstrator paint scheme and more.

ExactRail Makes New Run of Bethlehem 3483 4-Bay Hoppers

February 9, 2022

ExactRail Makes New Run of Bethlehem 3483 4-Bay Hoppers

Seen by many as the “quintessential Western coal hopper of the modern era,” D&RGW and others took delivery of thousands of these cars between 1964 and 1980.

ScaleTrains Announces HO Scale EMD GP30s

January 29, 2022

ScaleTrains Announces HO Scale EMD GP30s

ScaleTrains announced its new GP30 model during the Amherst Railway Society train show in West Springfield, Mass., this weekend.

New Quad-Door Greenville 86-foot High Cube Boxcars from Tangent

January 29, 2022

New Quad-Door Greenville 86-foot High Cube Boxcars from Tangent

Tangent Scale Models has announced its first release of an all-new quad-door version of their Greenville 86’ High Cube Boxcar.

HO Scale Canadian Pacific SD30C-ECOs from English’s Model Railroad Supply

January 28, 2022

HO Scale Canadian Pacific SD30C-ECOs from English’s Model Railroad Supply

English’s Model Railroad Supply will soon release Canadian Pacific’s unique SD30C-ECO locomotives in HO scale.