1809 NE Cesar Chavez Blvd. (NE 39th Ave.)
Portland, OR 97212
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at the Hobby Smith we
are committed to providing you excellent customer service. We
believe in offering
high quality products at a good value and
providing you with answers to your modeling questions. We
stand behind the
products we sell and will take care of you if you have
We only carry trains including a large selection of N, HO, HOn3, Z and
trains from all the major manufactures in our 2000 sq. ft.
can ship many items for only $6.85 priority mail which should save you
gas money (we only charge actual shipping costs)
the Hobby Smith we offer:
Dealer - we honor all sale prices in the Walthers monthly
catalogs. Call or email us to order.
Advance Reservation discounting
Mail Orders (we
ship anywhere in the US and most countries)
Professional DCC installations and
equipment sales (Digitrax, Sountraxx, Loksound, NCE, TCS)
collections and used equipment
offer discounts on advance reservations
and multi-product purchases*
Smith is an
Sets - We have HO, N, MTH & Lionel train
sets in stock
|Scale Trains - HO
The second run are now here.
Call now to order yours
Scale Trains GTEL 8500 HP
Call now to reserve
Rivet Counter Series
#18, 26, 30
(#18 sold out)
#4, 9, 15, 21
|Plymouth ML-8 Industrial Switcher by Walthers
little industrail switcher that has the "CurrentKeeper" built in
allowing it to run over dirty spots and turnout frogs without stalling.
Comes in blue, yellow, black, non-painted, UP, ATSF, US Army
We have the following Tsunami sound decoders in stock:
- 826120 light logging
- 828063 Kato SD45
- 828025 Alco 251V16
- 828037 Alco 251C
- 828038 GE FDL-16
– 828042 EMD 710
– 828043 Alco 244
- 828044 Alco 251V12
– 826002 medium steam
– 826020 light logging
All these decoders are 25% off MSRP
while they last.
static grass applicator
Now In Stock
We are pleased to be able to offer you
this handy little modeling tool. Flocking or Static Grass as it is
sometimes called is a far more realistic way to create scenery compared
to traditional and more common scatter materials.
We also stock a good selection of static grass.
| Logging Railroads of the Pacific Northwest
Volume 1 - Washington State
New Book by Morning Sun
In stock now
If you are interested in NW logging, this book is a must.
Intro special $56.95
|New Book by Morning Sun
SP in Oregon
In stock now
by the BBM Group
DCC Decoder Programmer
No need for a separate
programming booster when you use SPROG II for sound decoders!
SPROG II has been tested with Soundtraxx Tsunami, LokSound, MRC and QSI
sound decoders and will program and read all CVs in operations mode (on
the programming track), and also 'program on the main'. See the FAQ
page for more details.
The Decoder Programmer
in a ready-to-run package! This complete package includes a 1.25A power
adapter, USB cable and all software and installation instructions (Java
runtime, DecoderPro, USB drivers) on CD-ROM.
SPROG II $99.95
SPROG 3 $129.95
| SP&S E7 #750
By Broadway Limited exclusively for The Hobby Smith
This is a very small production
run. We only have a few left.
Call now to order yours.
Limited time special.
The SP&S #750 now and we pay the shipping.
| Model Railroader "How To" DVD's
- Rehab My RR vol 1
- DCC Programming vol 1
- Mastering Scenery Basics: 1.
Model a River Scene
2. Foam Hills and Realistic Rocks
- Building Frame Benchwork
- Laying and Wiring Track
- Drew's Trackside Adventures vol 1
All DVD's are over 1 hour
Alaska RR in Color Vol 1 by Morning Sun
HO and N Scale
Developed by Kato and Soundtraxx, the Kato SoundBox
delivers excellent sound function to analog layout operation.
MSRP - $279.99
Our price - $239.99
| Sylvan Scale Models
HO Scale West Coast Log
Sylvan Scale Models' new log trailer is here for your
logging operation or your highway.