Locomotive Model Trains
HO Scale Model Trains, Train Sets, model railroad accessorie
Prototypical Model Trains HO Scale Model Trains illustrate authentic detail, color schemes, railroading sounds & realistic scale motive movement. We stock a variety of scale model trains, train sets, toy trains, and model railroading accessories, at discount prices. You can easily order HO Scale model trains through our secure processing and get your model trains shipped direct to you. Prototypical Model Trains offesr HO Scale Model Train locomotives that are constructed with such detail, they bring back the passing railroading era and become realistic and alive before you. Authenticity exists in the numerous details of each railroading product we sell. Every electric train is designed and modeled from original engineering drawings and historical railroad photographs. Order online today!
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locomotives,passenger cars,freight cars, digital controls and power,track electronics operations controls, switch/turnout machines,ho scale signals,rolling stock accessories, ho scale structures, ho Vehicles (trucks), ho Vehicles (automobiles), and modeling tools.
Advance Reservation of Model Trains
Manufacturers use Order Deadlines and the minimum number of units feasible to manufacture. Once that number is attained manufacture may begin. The manufacturer's experience of actual orders from both distributors and dealers impacts the commencement manufacture date. Today distributors and dealers prefer not to speculate on the amount of orders, the paint schemes, etc. Once manufacture begins, orders from distributors and dealers cease. Manufacturers have drop dead deadlines once production starts. When you see an announcement, manufacturer is shipping a product, it is most likely too late to order as all products will be effectively spoken for. This is also why a product may be said to be "sold out" before it is shipped. Procrasternation expands the time of manufacture. The only way to guaranty delivery of your item, is by advance reservations. Order today!
Manufacturers Build to Order with Deadlines
More and more Manufacturers are providing order deadlines to dealers to place their customer orders prior to deadlines. The following was notice given to dealers by one manufacturer about pre-order deadlines. "OK, you've all heard this before, but some things bear repeating. We build to order. This means that if we have orders for 350 cars, we'll make 350 cars (plus a few that we keep for warranty issues). That's it. Period. Really. We mean it. We are STILL having to turn away requests from dealers and consumers for cars from the first run of ... You can imagine our frustration at having to turn away business for both ourselves and our dealers in these... ummm.... interesting economic times, but we have no choice. We just can't stop the factory to make another 25 cars.
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