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Carstens Publications is home to popular monthly hobby magazines Railroad Model Craftsman, Railfan & Railroad, and Flying Models. We also publish the On30 and HOn3 Annuals, as well as the new Great Railroad Photography. Carstens also publishes an extensive array of railroad and aviation book titles representing the work of some of the finest hobby authors and photographers. We also offer Flying Plans, a collection of over 1,400 model airplane construction plans. Selected titles from Atlantic Publishers are also available from the all-new Carstens Book Store! Not sure where to start? Click here! >>Join our mailing list

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Lehigh Valley Diesel Pictorial

Lehigh Valley Diesel Pictorial

Building Scenery with  Paul Scoles

Building Scenery with
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Slim Gauge Cars: Second Expanded Edition

Slim Gauge Cars: Second Expanded Edition

A View From Here: Plans and Three-Views

A View From Here: Scale Three-Views

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