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Stay off the tracks!
Just got this via e-mail:


Here's a some interesting information for anyone interested.

There will be an auction at the old and soon to be vacated Model Die Casting facility in Carson City on Sunday, August 29 at 10:00 AM

5070 Sigstrom Drive
Carson City, NV 89706-2406

Items being sold include molding machines, pad printing machines, paint booths, mills, lathes, shelving, office furniture and various other machines and equipment.


For additional information contact: Arundel Auction at 775-883-0808


Stay off the tracks!
As a separate independent company? Probably.
As a brand name? Not likely.

Just like GM owns Chevy, Buick, Pontiac etc..., Horizon now owns Athearn & MDC.
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> GM doesn't own Ford!

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