2014 Bertie Awards Winners

Best New Kit: Structure

Rindt's Relics, C&NW #2 depot

Honorable Mentions:

Lunde Studios, the Bon Ton

Monster Modelworks, 2 Story Storefront Starter

Best New Kit: Locomotive or Rolling Stock

Amesville shop XB/XC boxcar kit

Best Retail Service Online and In-Store


Most Innovative Manufacturer

Tam Valley Depot, Professor Silencer and Dead Rail conversion

Honorable Mention:

Train Masters TV

Best New Ready-to-Run Product: Locomotive or Rolling Stock (by scale)

N Scale (and smaller)

Exactrail, Trinity 64' Trincool Reefer

HO Scale

Tangent, General American 6000 gallon 3 compartment, 3 dome tank car

Honorable Mentions:

Athearn, SDP45

Bowser, ALCO C430

Rapido Trains, GMD-1 (HO scale)

O Scale (and larger)

Atlas, California Zephyr Dome Observation

Best Listener Submitted Item

Lionel Strang, A Modelers' Life

Favorite Part of the Show

Marty McGuirk

Best Club (new for 2014)

Three-Way Tie:

Mike Slater's Free-Mo

North Metro Model RR club (Minnesota)

PNW FreeMo-N