About Us
MRC…Technology. Perfected.

The Road to Leadership

In the hobby industry, few companies have built as bold and dynamic a reputation for quality products and technical achievement as Model Rectifier Corporation.

More than a half century ago, MRC began its march toward hobby product leadership by designing model railroad train controls with a level of realism and power previously unavailable. Today, MRC's technology-rich Tech 6 and Prodigy DCC lead a long list of MRC engineered train controls and sound systems respected and enjoyed by millions of model railroad hobbyist around the world.

Quality and technology create a common bond


Success with model railroads led us to carry our passion for hobby quality and technology into the development of other outstanding brands and categories. Today, MRC is the exclusive distributor for some of the world's most respected hobby products as well as the creators and manufacturers of prominent proprietary lines.

While our brands and products are diverse, they all share a common bond. Each product we sell meets stringent quality standards and exceeds the highest customer expectation levels. Extraordinary in its depth and breadth, MRC product lines include some of the world's most recognized hobby brands and category leaders.

  • Academy - Plastic Model Kits
  • Easy Model - Built-Up and Fully Decorated Plastic Model Planes, Armor, and Ships
  • Model Power - Locomotives, Rolling Stock, Structures, Figures, Lighted Accessories, and Operating Accessories
  • Mantua - Premium Locomotives and Rolling Stock
  • JTT - Scenery & Craft Products
  • Schuco - Diecast 1/87 Vehicles
  • MRC Proprietary Products and Designs:
    • Model Railroad Train Controls and Sound Systems
    • Model Railroad DCC Systems and Decoders
    • Battery Chargers
    • Genie Series Products

Customer Support and Satisfaction

Most hobby companies provide an adequate level of customer support, but few if any match the well-known MRC consumer experience. It begins with the delivery of quality products and is complemented by an unwavering commitment to your total satisfaction. The MRC consumer experience is fueled by decades of hobby knowledge and a deep understanding of the hobbyist's needs and concerns. After all, we're hobbyists too. When you call or e-mail us for information, advice or technical details, you'll talk to a hobbyist who speaks your language.