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Des Plaines Hobbies

1524 Lee Street,  Des Plaines,  Illinois USA  60018-1517
Telephone: 847-297-2118
Model Shop eCommerce Website

 Mail Order Service available
Opening Hours: MON-WED & FRI 10am-6pm; THU 10am-8pm; SAT 9:30am-5pm; SUN 11am-5pm
Worldwide Export: No
Model Types Stocked:

Model Railways Kits


3rd October 2016


Stockists of:

- North American Outline -
Manufacturers stocked:
Athearn, Walthers, American Model Builders, Blair Line, Esm, Reboxx, BLMA, Bowser, Weaver, Oddballs Decals, Micro-Trains, Fox Valley Models, Branchline, Rapido, Tomar Industries, Lionel, Micro Engineering, Exactrail
Scales & Gauges:
1:160th, 1:87th, 1:64th, 1:48th, 1:32nd & larger
Other Modelling Products Stocked:
Books & DVDs, Scratchbuilding Materials,
Services Available:
- DCC Decoder Fitting -

[RateIT] Current Rating: Four Stars
 Previously submitted Customer Comments

Roger , Morton, Il - 30 Jul 2014 - Four Stars
One of the top hobby shops in illinois if not midwest. A hugh selection of products, detail parts, decals in most scales. Lots of books and back issues of railroad historical societies. Great place to visit.


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Model Types Stocked: Railroad Models =Railroad Models, Plastic Kits =Plastic Kits, Slot Cars =Slot Cars, Radio Control Models =Radio Control Models, Diecasts =Diecasts.
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