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Hitting the Chicagoland RPM Meet!

Tangent Scale Models will be a vendor at the Chicagoland RPM meet, held in Lisle IL this weekend! We will be in attendance on Friday/Saturday October 19/20. This is a great meet where you can attend great clinics about prototypes and model building! You can also visit with several model...

Our Bags Are Packed… We’re Going to Kansas City!

Well, our bags are packed and we're ready to go.  We are headed to the National Train Show which is one of the largest train show events of the year! Held in conjunction with the NMRA National Convention, this is a great show where you can meet many of the...

New Release: Tangent Scale Models GATC 4180 Airslide Covered Hopper

Live from St. Louis RPM in Collinsville IL: Tangent Scale Models is pleased to announce the availability today of new paint schemes for our HO Scale General American 4180 “Airslide” covered hopper. First released by Tangent in 2015, our GATC 4180 Airslide covered hopper continues our industry-leading focus on beautiful...

New Release: Tangent Scale Models GSI 60′ Flatcar With Bulkheads

Tangent Scale Models is pleased to announce the immediate availability of our latest run of General Steel Industries (GSI) 60’0” Flatcars with Bulkheads in HO scale. A car of tremendous versatility, these cars served nationwide in service on many railroads starting in 1964, and thanks to the sturdy cast steel...

New Release: Tangent Scale Models GATC 4180 Airslide Covered Hopper

Live from the Western Prototype Modelers Meet in San Bernadino CA! Tangent Scale Models is pleased to announce new paint schemes for our HO Scale General American 4180 “Airslide” covered hopper. First released by Tangent in 2015, our GATC 4180 Airslide covered hopper continues our long-standing focus on beautiful detailing,...

Tangent at the Western Prototype Modelers Meet!

Tangent Scale Models will be attending the Western Prototype Modelers meet at the San Bernardino Station in San Bernardino CA on Saturday, April 28, 2018. This is a great event where you can show off your models, talk with some manufacturers and retailers. and just have a great time! Also,...

Tangent Scale Models Announces Director of Product Development

Tangent Scale Models Inc. is pleased to announce that Dan Kohlberg is joining the company in the role of Director of Product Development. Dan will help drive new product development initiatives and help the company continue to innovate industry-leading products that push the boundaries of fidelity and value. Dan joins...

Happy 10th Birthday To Tangent!

Today, Tangent Scale Models celebrates 10 years of bringing you, our customers, simply the best HO scale freight cars. Our mission was, and continues to be, to bring you "unparalleled scale replicas for discriminating railroad modelers." Thank you for helping Tangent to succeed, and here's to the next 10! Oh,...