Keyword Search: 
Part No. Search: 
OO Scale N Scale G Scale Z Scale HO Scale Slot Cars & R⁄C
  ON THIS SITE  
  SHOPPING BASKET  

Your shopping basket is empty.  To add an item, click the "Buy" button

  YOUR ACCOUNT  
  GAUGEMASTER  
prodigy advance
Gaugemaster Controllers
O Scale Wargaming Architectural Narrow Gauge Tools+

Kato precision railroad models

Click here to view recent Kato releases

Found a problem with this search feature?  Click here to report it to us.

The parent company of KATO, Sekisui Kinzoku Co Ltd., was established in 1957 and located in Tokyo, Japan. In 1986 KATO USA was established with its first U.S. locomotive model (the GP38-2, in N-Scale) released in 1987. Since that time, KATO has come to be known as one of the leading manufacturers of precision model railway products.

Kato produce a high quality array of European locomotives and rolling stock commissioned by Lemke in Germany. With models including German, Swiss and Dutch outline in HO and N Scale. Highlights include a TGV Thalys &, ACTS Class 66 Diesel locomotive in N Scale. Kato also produce a collection of traditional European models in HO Scale which are universally hailed for their high level of detail, craftsmanship and operation. Kato USA have produced a large range of N Scale and HO North American Outline models. All new models from Kato have been produced with Flywheel drive and are ready for DCC.

Kato U.S.A LocosIn addition to producing ready-to-run HO and N scale models, KATO also manufactures UNITRACK. UNITRACK is the finest rail and roadbed modular track system available to modellers today. With the track and roadbed integrated into a single piece, UNITRACK features a nickel-silver rail and a realistic-looking roadbed. Patented UNIJOINERS allow sections to be snapped together quickly and securely, time after time if necessary, allowing modification of the layout with ease.

Kato Bullet

In addition to the European and USA ranges, Kato also produce a large selection of Japanese models in HO and N Scale offering steam locomotives and modern electric locomotives including the legendary Japanese Bullet trains. Included in the Japanese range is the Kato "Dio Town". Dio Town was designed for use with the UNITRACK systems and uses a common 248mm length the same as key UNITRACK items which can be placed alongside the track to form a complete town including buildings, figures and cars.

Right Lines e-Zine

CLICK HERE to view an article on how to fit the Glacier Express Close Coupling set.

CLICK HERE to view an article on how to get started with UNITRACK.

CLICK HERE to view an article on UNITRACK Point Power Routing.

CLICK HERE to view an article on HO UNITRACK.

CLICK HERE to view an article on the KATO Sound Box.

CLICK HERE to read an interview with Hiroshi Kato.

Recent Kato Releases

K176-6409
Large K176-6409 Image
Kato (USA) 176-6409 - N Scale (K176-6409)
Alaska Railroad EMD SD70MAC Locomotive 4011
Only 105.00
K176-5317
Large K176-5317 Image
Kato (USA) 176-5317 - N Scale (K176-5317)
Union Pacific EMD E9A Locomotive Nose Herald 957
Only 100.00
K35-6055
Large K35-6055 Image
Kato (USA) 35-6055 - HO Scale (K35-6055)
Amtrak Superliner PhVI Coach 34030
Only 79.00
K35-6073
Large K35-6073 Image
Kato (USA) 35-6073 - HO Scale (K35-6073)
Amtrak Superliner PhVI Coach 38021
Only 79.00
K176-6320
Large K176-6320 Image
Kato (USA) 176-6320 - N Scale (K176-6320)
BNSF Swoosh EMD SD70MAC Locomotive 9736
Only 105.00
K8064
Large K8064 Image
Kato 8064 - N Scale (K8064)
JR Yo 6000 Caboose
Only 24.00
K37-6571
Large K37-6571 Image
Kato (USA) 37-6571 - HO Scale (K37-6571)
Chicago Metra F40PH Locomotive 137 City of West Chicago
Only 160.00
K35-6085
Large K35-6085 Image
Kato (USA) 35-6085 - HO Scale (K35-6085)
Amtrak Superliner PhVI Sleeper Coach 32011
Only 79.00
K176-5355
Large K176-5355 Image
Kato (USA) 176-5355 - N Scale (K176-5355)
Union Pacific EMD E9B Locomotive 962B
Only 91.00
K176-6408
Large K176-6408 Image
Kato (USA) 176-6408 - N Scale (K176-6408)
Alaska Railroad EMD SD70MAC Locomotive 4006
Only 105.00
  POPULAR BRANDS  
Gaugemaster
Fordhampton Kits
Hornby
Atlas
myWorld
Walthers
Kato
Fleischmann
Noch
Preiser
Piko
Peco
Roco
Bachmann
Graham Farish
Oxford Diecast
Dapol
Viessmann
Faller
Marklin
LGB
Trix
Deluxe Materials
Revell Paints
Humbrol Paints
Train Tech
DCC Concepts
Seuthe
Find Us On Facebook
Follow Gaugemaster on Twitter

We are always looking to make improvements to our website to try and improve the quality of your visit.  We would welcome your feedback and suggestions, so please do not hesitate to e-mail our webmaster with your comments.  Alternatively call us on 01903 884488.

Home  Cookies  Privacy Statement  Terms & Conditions  Site Map  Site Guide
WEEE Regulations  Glossary  Careers & Jobs

Tel –  +44 (0) 1903 884488  Fax –  +44 (0) 1903 884377  E-Mail us –  click here

Gaugemaster.com is a trading name of Gaugemaster Controls Ltd.
Registered in England No. 2714470, Registered office:
Gaugemaster House, Ford Road
Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 0BN, United Kingdom

VAT Reg. No. 587 8089 71

Copyright © 2003-2014 Gaugemaster Controls Ltd. All Rights Reserved.