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Welcome to TRS

July 2nd, 2009

Welcome to Triple R Services, LLC.

TRS- Contact

231 Rutland Ave. Mount Holly NJ 08060  (609)280-8744  tr3services(at)

TRS provides services to enhance your steam experience.   We strive to do the job correct as our priority over deadlines or broken promises.  We do not take short cuts or quick fixes just to meet a time line.  We have  repaired,  retrofitted, weathered and built working scales models of steam powered boats, cars and trains for 10 years and counting.  We have serviced customers worldwide whether it be information, construction or  repair/replacement on models.   The models we service are operated either manually or by Radio Control.

  • Upgrades/retrofits
  • Parts/Components
  • RC installs
  • Weathering
  • Whistle installs
  • Custom Projects
  • Custom painting
  • Coal/Multi-fuel Conversions
  • Custom Track Frames
  • Steam boilers

TRS is an independent company.  We are not employed by  an particular manufacturer of gauge 1 trains.  We service all makes and models of gauge one products!

Need a quick answers, insight or information about TRS work:  FAQ

All Photo log work sets  (link)and Triple R Services work videos (link)to work sets such as Challenger kit step process

Youtube videos of steam operations with many shop related test runs:  TRS Videos


Upgrades to AC-11, Allegheny, Big Boy and Challenger

Accucraft GS4 retrofitted for proper combination levers and suspension having been air tested

Accucraft GS-4 retrofitted with combination levers and suspension on an air test








Kit Build Aster Berk

Kit Build Aster Berkshire

Upgraded with RC, handpump and working headlight

Upgraded with RC, handpump and working headlight









Accucraft GS4 new bearing and quartering wheels

Accucraft GS-4 new bearing and quartering wheels

Machine work milling cylinder, porting, cross porting"

Machine work milling cylinder, porting, cross porting




EXPRESS SERVICE: (TRS is now full time!).  Ask for express service, for  most jobs done within 2 weeks to 30 days.   Some restrictions apply (coal/alcohol conversion, custom model builds, obligations we cannot predict or situations we have not control over). 

Time lines DO NOT include shipping time to customer(add 5-8 days allowing for packing and shipping to designation). TRS is not held responsible for shipping delays once we sign off).


Custom Paint:
American Freedom Train

Aster K4coal fired conversion

Aster K4 coal fired conversion








Installing lights and electrics

Custom installed lights and electrics

AC6 weathered by Ryan of TRS

AC-6 weathered by Ryan of TRS








Custom Track Frame

Custom Track Frame


















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