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As the oldest and largest supplier - in the US - to the live steam hobby, LITTLE ENGINES continues its commitment to supplying a great diversity of drawings, castings, parts, accessories, and more to live steam enthusiast. Throughout the pages of this website, you will find pictures, information, and specifications of the many locomotives and products we offer to help you decide which project is best for you.


Since 2009, BANNING LOCOMOTIVE WORKS, our family-owned and operated shop, has specialized in turning peoples' dreams into reality.  Our experienced team creates custom designed, one-of-a-kind, scale steam locomotives that are both beautiful and operational.  Our world-renowned craftsmen bring passion and enthusiasm to every project. From original designs to complete renovations, we have you covered. Additionally, our Las Vegas based wood shop provides high-quality, turn of the century rolling stock and cab kits.

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