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|Posted: Tue Nov 30th, 2010 06:35 pm||
|trains of texas made both HO and O scale stuff..on30 is o scale .
As the story goes, 3 -4 model rail roading doctors got together and formed t of t and produced various kits and wall sections which still turn up on ebay occasionally and fetchs a good price if unbroken. All their stuff was done in U S GYPSUM hydrocal white .
A set of their ho/o scale very distressed brick walls went for $306.00 on ebay a few years ago and were copied by an Illinois hobby store and sold on ebay for a short time. I got copies of all 3 types of the 5" x 9" walls.
Keith Wiseman at wisemans model services and others in the kit business i have spoken too over time, tried to purchase the name t of t from the broken up docs group , but nobody could ever get them to agree to the sale, which is what broke them up in the first place, infighting ?
Laser cutting and people switching over to resin ( even the master of plaster Tom Yorke ) has made the semi fragile hydrocal a thing of the past.
thats all i know on the subject
Last edited on Tue Nov 30th, 2010 06:38 pm by madmike3434