Intermodal Prototype and Modeling Resources

In addition to my own personal collection of models several print and WWW sites have provided a means of filling in the gaps for models that are no longer available, and models which are new, in addition to providing project ideas.

Printed Resources


The Model Railroader's Guide to Intermodal Equipment & Operations by Jeff Wilson, published by Kalmbach Books. Copyright 1999
Intermodal Modeler's Guide Volume 1 edited by Randal Lee, published by Highlands Station, Inc. Copyright 1997
Intermodal Modeler's Guide Volume 2 edited by Randal Lee, published by Highlands Station, Inc. Copyright 1997


Model RailRoader Magazine
Model Railroading Magazine
N-Scale Magazine
Trains Magazine

Internet Resources - This site is largely related to HO scale modeling, but includes many Prototype references and photographs.
The Intermodal Container FAQ
TTX Corporation (formerly Trailer Train) - This site includes quite a bit of prototype information, and is quite usefull for modeling purposes

N-Scale Intermodal Manufacturers on the Internet

Athearn model trains
Atlas Model RR Co.
Arrowhead Scale Models
Blair Line
C in C Soft Metal Castings
Deluxe Innovations
GHQ Models
Gold Metal Models
Hollywood Hobbies(Special run deluxe innovations containers, and Ready to Run versions of Alan Curtis Models kits)
Microscale Decals
N-scale Kits (producers of the former Alan Curtis Models line)
Oddballs Decals
SGS Decals
Showcase Miniatures
S & R Models (Special runs of intermodal equipment made by other manufacturers)

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