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New Zealand's Model Train and Slotcar Specialist

Ironhorse Hobbies stocks a huge range of model trains (including NZR models), slot cars, diecast aircraft, books, DVDs, accessories and rare or unusual items.

We pride ourselves on sourcing items that you're having difficulty tracking down elsewhere.

NZR STEAM INCLINED BOOK

Steam Inclined features the story of a former West Coast engine driver, Bryon Marinan. Covering the 1930s-60s period
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NZR  STEAM INCLINED BOOK

LATEST BACHMANN SOUND LOCOS

GREAT PRICE FOR SOUND NOW AT SENSIBLE PRICES

CHECK OUT OUR RANGE OF USA HO LOCOMOTIVES
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LATEST BACHMANN SOUND LOCOS

NZR Railway Calendar 2015

RAILSCENE CALENDAR 2015 NOW IN STOCK

New Zealand Railscene complete with 50 minute DVD. Dont miss out. Purchase now.
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NZR Railway Calendar 2015

New Zealand Railways Locomotives

These NZR locomotives and rolling stock run on all Hornby and other brands of HO/OO Gauge Track plus Freight Free within NZ
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New Zealand Railways Locomotives

NZR EARLY DA RED LOCOMOTIVE

NICE LOOKING NZR DA IN THE TRADITIONAL RED COLOURS FROM THE EARLY DAYS OF DESIELS BEING INTRODUCED TO NZR RAILWAYS
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NZR EARLY DA RED LOCOMOTIVE

NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS DVD,S

MANY TO CHOOSE FROM OF NEW ZEALAND RAILWAY DVD,S IN STEAM AND MODERN DAY

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NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS DVD,S

NZR RAILWAY AND BUS BOOKS

NEW STOCKS IN STORE NOW

EXTENSIVE RANGE IN STOCK OF DEDICATED NZR RAILWAY AND NEW ZEALAND BUS BOOKS
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NZR RAILWAY AND BUS BOOKS

HORNBY 2014 CATALOGUE

60th Edition has arrived. Purchase your copy now to avoid missing out

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HORNBY 2014 CATALOGUE

RNZAF BOEING 757 DIE-CAST PLANE

Royal New Zealand Airforce Die-Cast Aircraft.

Small shipment has arrived Limited numbers so please purchase now to avoid missing out.. .
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RNZAF BOEING 757 DIE-CAST PLANE

D Day Skytrain C 47

Excellent detail by Corgi in 1:72 Scale Die-Cast. Nice Aircraft and would look great on any Wall unit or Display Case
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D Day Skytrain C 47

CORGI VAMPIRE T11 ONLY $69.95

1:72 Die-Cast Model of the RAF De Havilland Vampire T11 . Dont miss out as these are selling fast.
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CORGI VAMPIRE T11 ONLY $69.95

METCALF BRITISH RAILWAY KITS

NEW RELEASES HAVE ARRIVED

These kits are produced in quality detail. Available in 00/H0 and N Scale.Check out our range plus new releases PO572, PO331 and PO332.
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METCALF BRITISH RAILWAY KITS

Hornby Track Full Range in Stock

PLUS YOU GET FREE DELIVERY WITHIN NZ FOR ORDERS OVER $99.00

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Hornby  Track Full Range in Stock

PECO TRACK BULK PACKS

Save when buying in quanity on Flexi-Track plus Frieght Free within NZ on orders over $99.00

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PECO TRACK BULK PACKS

LOW COST MOTORIZED POINTS

Ready to go Electric Motorised points complete with motor,switch and wiring. Fully compatible with all HO/OO Track.
$29.95 each
LOW COST MOTORIZED  POINTS

HORNBY e-Link Pack has arrived

Using just the power of a PC or your SmartPhone to control your model railway with the introduction of the unique Hornby DCC 'eLink' interface unit complete with RailMasterSoftware
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HORNBY e-Link Pack has arrived

NOCH,BUSCH,PRIESER & FALLER

We carry a large selection of these excellent Scenery items by Noch,Busch,Prieser and Faller.
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NOCH,BUSCH,PRIESER & FALLER

Bassett Lowke J39 0-6-0 LNER 1875

Bassett Lowke J39 0-6-0 LNER 1875

We have one left of this 0 Gauge Locomotive. FREIGHT FREE WITHIN NZ
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Bassett Lowke J39 0-6-0 LNER 1875

Caledonian Belle Entry Level Set

The Caledonian Belle set with the smart 0-4-0 locomotive makes easy work of hauling the 4 wheel coach and wagon around the oval of track included in the set.
Only $139.00
Caledonian Belle Entry Level Set

THE MOST FAMOUS LOCOMOTIVE

R1167 Flying Scotsman Trainset complete with Locomotive, 3 Passenger Coaches, Track,Trakmat and Cont

Only $327.00
THE MOST FAMOUS LOCOMOTIVE

HORNBY FLIGHT OF THE MALLARD

AT LONG LAST THIS NEW RELEASE HAS ARRIVED .THE FAMOUS MALLARD STEAM TRAIN NOW IN A COMPLETE TRAINSET

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HORNBY FLIGHT OF THE MALLARD

HORNBY SOMERSET DIGITAL SET

EXCELLENT WAY OF ENTERING THE DIGITAL WORLD OF MODEL RAILWAYS

Complete with Digital loco,wagons,track and Digital Controller.
ONLY $339.00
HORNBY SOMERSET DIGITAL SET

AT LONG LAST BACK IN STOCK

Hornby Mixed Freight Digital Trainset. Two Digital Locomitives complete with Digital Controller,Trac

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AT LONG LAST BACK IN STOCK

ONE ONLY LEFT "THE CORNISHMAN

The Cornishman DCC train set including GWR Castle Class locomotive "Kenilworth Castle" & 3 Pullman Cars .
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ONE ONLY LEFT "THE CORNISHMAN

NEW E-LINK HORNBY TRAINSET

Hornby R1172 Digital Trainset which you can operate from your Smart phone,I Pad or Laptop.New Digita

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NEW E-LINK HORNBY TRAINSET

Hornby R1173 Trainset Latest Release

e-link Hornby R1173 Western Master train set .A major advance in Cordless Digital Railways.

Works with your Lap Top, I Pad, Tablet or I Phone.
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Hornby R1173 Trainset Latest Release

Today's High Speed Electric Trains

R1139 Blue Rapier

Commuter travel entered a new age when the sleek and revolutionary Hitachi Class 395 entered service.
Only $229.00!
Today's High Speed Electric Trains

HORNBY EUROSTAR TRAINSET

Contents Eurostar Class 373 power driving unit, Eurostar Class 373 dummy driving unit, Two Eurostar Class 373 passenger saloons, Oval of Track, with Power Supply and Controller
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HORNBY EUROSTAR TRAINSET

Royal Blue Train Set with E-Z Track

Complete N Gauge Bachmann Trainset ready to run .Very nice detail and latest technology by Bachmann USA Check out our selection of N gauge Trainsets.
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 Royal Blue  Train Set with E-Z Track

HORNBY AND BACHMANN LOCO,S

New stocks arriving all the time so check out stock out on line regularly

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HORNBY AND BACHMANN LOCO,S

NEW ZEALAND RAIL BLUE DC LOCO

Used on the Tranz Alpine Line in the South Island of New Zealand. Coaches available also.
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NEW ZEALAND RAIL BLUE DC LOCO

HO SCALE BARBED WIRE FENCE

Add detailed barbed wire fences to any layout scene. Fence contours well to any terrain. Kit contains nine photo-etched brass sections with wires attached to posts for ease of assembly
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HO SCALE BARBED WIRE FENCE

Bachmann Scenic Buildings

Latest Releases of Bachmann Scenic Buildings 00 Scale

A range of great looking new release scenic buildings.
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Bachmann Scenic Buildings

BACHMANN END OF RUN COACHES

LTD NUMBERS AVAILABLE .ONCE SOLD THESE COACHES WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AGAIN IN THESE RUNNING NUMBERS.

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BACHMANN END OF RUN COACHES

STATIC GRASS STATIC GRASS

Has arrived .This is a quality product by Noch in Spring Meadow Green

NOCH 50210 Static Grass 2.5mm Spring Meadow 100g
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STATIC GRASS STATIC GRASS

KB Locomotive At Springfield

1000 piece Jig-Saw Puzzle of this iconic locomotive. A brilliant NZ Steam Loco Puzzle.
$26.95
KB Locomotive At Springfield

CHAIN LINK FENCE IN HO SCALE

Kit comes with styrene parts for poles, gates and other details, plus a separate piece of chain-link material. Builds 80 inches(203cm) of Fence in HO Scale
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CHAIN LINK FENCE IN HO SCALE

HELJAN CONTAINER-TERMINAL

PLASTIC KITSET IN HO SCALE

Measures when assembled 20 x 25 x 19cm
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HELJAN  CONTAINER-TERMINAL

Gift Vouchers Available Now

Perfect for any occasion

We can post directly to the recipient! Vouchers are redeemable by post or in store.
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Gift Vouchers Available Now

High Detail Noch Scenery Barrier Wall

Avalanche Barrier Wall

Exactly detailed, pre-weathered and ready to use. 23 x 14.5cm
Only $44.95
High Detail Noch Scenery Barrier Wall

TRESTLE BRIDGE/GIRDER BRIDGES ETC

Check out our range off Trackside Trestle Bridges curved and straight. Also many other Trackside and Scenery Accessories
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TRESTLE  BRIDGE/GIRDER BRIDGES ETC

Bachmann 'HO' Logging Cars W Logs

Bachmann Silver Series HO Scale 40' ACF Log Car with Logs Blackened Metal Wheels with RP25 Contours Body Mounted EZ Mate Couplers Non-Magnetic Blackened Brass Axles
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Bachmann  'HO' Logging Cars W Logs

Rivarossi 3-Truck Heisler - Standard

The model is fully assembled with a metal die cast chassis, flywheels, knuckle couplers, directional front and rear lights and RP-25 wheelsets.
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Rivarossi 3-Truck Heisler - Standard

SHIPPING CONTAINERS

LARGE SELECTION TO CHOOSE FROM IN HO SCALE FROM VARIOUS SHIPPING COMPANIES
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SHIPPING CONTAINERS

EMD SW1 - Standard DC

Southern Railway #2008 (green, white, gold)

Limited Edition -- One Time Run of These Roadnumbers!
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EMD SW1 - Standard DC

HORNBY SHUNTERS WAGONS

NEW TOOLING

New release ,just arrived Catalogue numbers are R6642/R6642A/R6643 and R6643A.Just click on the "click here" green button.
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HORNBY SHUNTERS WAGONS

Latest Scalextric Models ARRIVED!

Many new releases in this July shipment that has arrived into our store. Click on the green button to see our complete range
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Latest Scalextric Models ARRIVED!

Scalextric C1311 Bathurst Showdown

NEW RELEASE

Bathurst Showdown slot car set allows you to create all the thrills and spills of this iconic race car event in Australian Motorsport
FREIGHT FREE
Scalextric C1311 Bathurst Showdown

MONSTER TRUCK MAYHEM

NEW RELEASE SLOT TRUCK SET BY SCALEXTRIC CHECK OUT THIS NEW SET. CLICK ON THE BUTTON BELOW

FREE DELIVERY WITHIN NZ
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MONSTER TRUCK MAYHEM
New Arrival
Heki 1740 Oak Tree
Heki 1740 Oak Tree
$49.95

Welcome to our online shop where you can easily find the model train or slot car set and parts you're looking for and purchase them securely in minutes!

All Major Brands

We stock all major brands of model railways in all scales and slot cars:

John Gardner White Metal NZR Locomotive Kits.

AFX, Airfix, Atlas, Bachmann, Busch, Classix, Floquil, Graham Farish, Hornby, Humbrol, Ninco, Oxford, Peco, Scalextric, Slot It, Spectrum, Tamiya, Testors, Walthers, Woodlands.

New Zealand Railway books and DVDs.

We also stock a large range of products in-store that are not listed on our web site. If you can't find what you're looking for here, please contact us.
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