OPEN HOUSE and Layout Tours, September 16 &17, 2017

It’s that time of year again, and to kick off this year model railroad season we have our annual SALE and Layout Tours.  SALE is Saturday and Sunday, TAKE an EXTRA 10% OFF everything in the store, (excludes consignment items).  As for the layout tours we have about 25 model railroads that will be open for your viewing pleasure. They range from N to G scales, some are club layouts, most are home layouts, most are inside, but the G scale ones are outside.   Remember doors OPEN Saturday morning at 9:00 AM, and Sunday at 12:00 PM.  Tours are free, coffee and donuts are FREE, and SALE Prices are GREAT.  Stop by and visit us any day we are open seven days a week.

Extra 242 arriving in West York, Lincoln Yard.

Trains & Railroads of the Past (TRP) Issue #11 has arrived

Features a GREAT article on the Chessie System Program from the 70’s and 80’s.  The stars were Reading 2101, and C&O 614.  More stars can be seen in the article about circus trains by Janie Serensits, which includes shots of the last north bound Ringling Bros. train, an End of an Era. Plus many more great photos.  On SALE now! To order Click –

NEW from City Classic’s- Store Front Interiors

Now in Stock a very limited number of photo interiors for the HO Scale City Classic buildings. We have single packs that will complete one building or four packs which will complete a total of 4 building interiors. To see ALL the City Classic products in stock click on this link – HERE!

Below are just 2 samples of the many interiors available.  But order today as supplies are very limited and it could be months before we get another shipment.


 The latest in a long line of cyclopedia’s has arrived.  It contains addendum’s, corrections, and additional photographs for Volumes #1 through #33.   193 pages just loaded with black and white photos, data, drawing and much more.  ONLY $53.99 each
Order today:

South Mountain Mini-Con is in full swing!

  South Mountain Mini-Con

The South Mountain Division’s Annual Mini-Con is in full swing at the Blue Ridge Summit Fire Hall, across the street from Mainline Hobby Supply.  Above are some pic’s of Steve Sherill’s On30 deadrail railroad. Also displaying is the Steel Mill Modeler’s Group which will be doing a presentation this afternoon.  There are all kind of how to clinic’s going on all morning.  Best of all everything is FREE.

Mainline is Also having a Store wide SALE!  TAKE another 10% OFF everything excluding the consignment items.

Annual Mini-Con this Saturday at the Blue Ridge Summit Fire Hall

Once again Mainline Hobby Supply is hosting the South Mountain Division of the NMRA’s

East Broad Top is alive and well on Pete & Jane Clark’s HOn3 railroad.

Mini-Con across the street from the store.  Here is a a run down of what is planned.  Doors open at 9:00 AM

 Informal clinics – from 9-10 and again from 11-12
 Jane Clarke- Making scenery from natural materials.

Andrew Dodge – Build a freight car
Frank Benenati – Installing a DCC decoder
Alex Polimeni – figure/vehicle painting/weathering
Bill Wilson -Solving complex Railroad problems with a simple Arduino
Dotti Caldwell – Structure painting
Ron Polimeni – Model railroading on a budget (Flea market finds)
And also will have his “timesaver” layout set up and running.
Bricktown Model Railroad Association – Wade Woodcock, will talk about their club and also about 3 D printing.
Bill Wolf will have info on the Steel Mill SIG (special interest group)
Informal clinics – from 10-11 and again from 12-1
Jay Beckham – Mold making and casting
Bill Martz – Scenic  a T Trak module
Roger Sekera – How to start up model railroad operations with car cars and waybills          Harvey Heyser – Layout design
Mike Reed – Building models using printed paper walls
Bob Johnson – Rolling stock tune up
At 1:00 Bill Wolf, president of the steel modelers SIG will give a talk titled The Western Maryland and its relationship with Bethlehem Steel’s Sparrows Point plant.
At 2:00 Dave Moltrup will give a talk on Modeling a steel mill.
At 3:00 Rick Keller & Rick Kithcart who are real railroaders will talk about railroading in 1 to 1 scale.

H&H Feed Mill – From Woodland Scenics Available in N, HO & O Scales

H&H Feed Mill  N, HO & O Scale models available
Keep your eyes peeled; the pigeons atop this roof might give you an unexpected surprise.

The H&H Feed Mill is authentically weathered and hand-painted down to the finest details. These details include a positionable grain chute, a cyclone above the dumping area, a large back dock, with a smaller side dock, and other outdoor accessories on the front walk. The H&H Feed Mill includes a printed interior, as well as LED lighting – two interior lights and one exterior light over the dumping area.
The installed LED lighting was made for use with the Just Plug® Lighting System. 30mA, RoHS Compliant.
Colors may vary from actual product.

To order click below on the scale below:
N Scale 785-4949
HO Scale 785-5059
O Scale 785-5859



Mainline Hobby Supply is located in Blue Ridge Summit, PA and has been supplying model railroaders needs since 1988. Our 3,000 square foot showroom is stocked with 100% model railroading supplies for the beginner or expert.


Our Customers are our NUMBER ONE priority at Mainline Hobby Supply.

Please take a VIDEO TOUR of our shop by clicking HERE

We feature many lines of G, O, O27, S, HO, N and Z scale supplies at discounted prices to satisfy your needs. We carry more than 30,000 hobby items in stock with listed on this Web site. And, if we don’t have something you are looking for, we will order it from one of our suppliers and can normally fill your need within a few days. Our knowledgeable sales staff is available to answer any questions you may have from layout design to installation of DCC systems.


We specialize in hard to find items and we usually ship within 24 hours of receiving your order. You can order online using our secure server. Or, if you prefer, you can set up a customer profile in advance, and order by e-mail, fax or phone.


We are Authorized Dealers for Athearn, Walthers, Lionel and MTH.


We are also Authorized Dealers for North Coast Engineering, TCS, Soundtraxx, QSI, Digitrax and Lenz DCC systems, decoders and accessories.


The items listed on this web site are in stock when the web site is updated. However, all items are subject to prior sale. We reserve the right to correct and change prices at any time.