Z Scale Links & Information


General Z scale information from Bill Hoshiko

Z Scale Web Sites:

http:raildig.com John Cubbin - Click on HOME for a great introduction to Z

http://www.ztrack.com/ ZTrack Magazine THE Z scale magazine.

http://www.zscale.org/ D. A. Karp San Francisco Excellent tips on Z scale modeling

http://zcentralstation.com/ Z scale forum.



Z Scale products:

Z Scale Monster maintains the most up to date and comprehensive Z scale list available. http://www.zscalemonster.com/z.htm

Z scale on-line Yahoo Groups:

A nationwide Z scale forum. One of the first after DOS was banished by Windoz.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ZoCal/ LA Basin/ San Diego All of Southern California
San Francisco Bay Area
Oregon and Southern Washington state
Medford Oregon area. The home of Micro Trains.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/VECRR/ A little more than 10 years ago Jeffrey MacHan single handedly fostered North American Z scale at train shows and on the net.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Z-Bend_Track/ Forum for Z Bend Track modules
http://groups.yahoo.com/search?query=Z+scale&sort=relevance More Yahoo Z scale groups. But also a lot of useless links.

There is the semi-monthly Z scale magazine "Z Track", available at your local hobby shop. Or check this URL: http://www.ztrack.com/ .

On the main page of this z-scale group is a link to: Z_Scale enZyclopedia (Everything you ever wanted to know about Z but didn't know where to look!) A true encylopdia of Z scale information.

There are several groups of Modular Yahoo groups that is focused to their own local activity but their group forums are an excellent source of cutting edge information.


Southern California Group: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ZoCal/

San Jose area group: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/BAZ_modules/

Seattle south to Medford, Oregon (home of Micro Trains): http://groups.yahoo.com/group/C_Z_M/

East Coast Tri-State group: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/TriStateZScalers/

Washington DC area: https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/DC_Z-Bend_Track/info

Z Bend track group: https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/Z-Bend_Track/info

Trainboard has various scale forums as well as Z scale  http://www.trainboard.com/

You might also try these for additional information:



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