LiPo Batteries For RC Cars – Everything You Need To Know!

LiPo Batteries

What are LiPo batteries? One of the most popular types of batteries on the market today is Lithium Polymer (LiPo) batteries. These batteries are used for RC cars, robots, drones, and a variety of other high-tech applications that require a lightweight alternative to conventional lead-acid or nickel-metal hydride models. LiPo vs NiMH batteries One other … Read more

Model Train Transformers

model train transformers

How do you power your model trains? It doesn’t come in the form of a one-for-all solution. You need to carefully measure your options and pick the ideal model train transformer. A power pack is usually supplied with the set. However, these can provide a few amps of power only. This means you can normally … Read more

1225 Pere Marquette

Pere Marquette 1225

The Pere Marquette 1225 train is an absolutely iconic silhouette that everyone who’s into trains, hobby or real, should know about! It’s a class N-1 2-8-4 Berkshire-type steam locomotive that was built all the way back in 1941! It’s had an incredible history since then, both on the rail and also serving as inspiration for … Read more

Harry Potter Train Sets

harry potter train

We all remember what it was like to see Harry board the Hogwarts train for the first time! It gave us a glimpse into what the wizarding world had to offer. The carts full of sweets and junk food were something we all craved! We all felt jealous of Harry for standing there on platform … Read more

Top 10 Christmas Train Sets for Under The Tree in 2021

Christmas Train Sets

This post was updated in October of 2021 to include some great new Christmas train sets to help update your setup!  We’re not really sure HOW Christmas train sets under the tree got started, but we’re all for it! As a kid, nothing really beats the magic of Christmas morning, opening presents and spending time … Read more