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Mark your Calendars!

Cabin Fever Model Engineering Expo Show & Auctions is right around the corner and we couldn't be more excited!! January 12th & 13th marks the 27th (Yes... TWENTY SEVENTH!) Expo which boasts that it is the largest show of its kind in the Country. If you have not attended this event in the past... put it on your bucket list.

This two day event includes:

Displays of all types of model engineering

  • Gas & Steam Engines

  • Hot Air Engines

  • Steam Boats in Large Indoor Boat Pond

  • Plates

  • Trains

  • Cars

  • Operating Live Steam Railroads

  • RC Draglines, Shovels, Mining Trucks & More

RC Construction & Mining Equipment

  • Working Quarry Scene

  • Handmade, Custom and/or Modified RC Working Models

  • Observation Area of Digging, Hauling & Excavating (Big boys and their toys... playin' in the dirt :)

Vendor Sales

  • Static & RC Models

  • Model & Conversion Kits

  • Tools

  • New & Used Machinery

  • Software

  • Books

  • Plans

  • Trains

  • Fasteners / Lubricants

  • Boilers & More

Consignment Auction & Sales

  • Online Tool & Machinery Auction (Friday)

  • Large Consignment Sales Area


  • Finished Models

  • Collections

  • Working Projects & Models

  • Demonstrations

Scale Model Mining will be on hand with a booth this year, as well as demonstrating in the exhibitor area.

Matt will be demonstrating a few different machines (ok...let's be honest - Matt will be playing... he's not fooling anyone!)

It's a tough job, but someone's gotta do it!

Brooke will be manning the booth that will be stocked with a number of items including the official sales debut of... Drumroll Please...


That's right!! You heard it here first, folks - We will have Micro Miner Draglines, Shovels and Bulldozers available for purchase at the show! We will also have some yet to be released items available for pre-order, as well as some spiffy SMM merchandise - share your love of Scale Model Mining with a logo hoodie, t-shirt and/or hat!

Items that will be available at the SMM booth include:

  • Micro Miner Dragline

  • Micro Miner Shovel

  • Micro Miner Bulldozer

  • An Officially 'Unreleased Item' :)

  • Full Conversion RC Dragline

  • Full Conversion RC Shovel

All items are 'while supplies last' but once items are sold out, we will offer the option to place an order for shipment.

With the exception of the Full Conversions, we will be offering a 'Free Shipping Deal' for orders placed at the show :) We will also have some items on display that will be available for order/shipping:

  • Dragline Conversion Kit

  • Micro Miner Large Dragline (Pre-Order)

  • Micro Miner Shovel Base

  • Micro Miner Small Dragline Base

  • Micro Miner Large Dragline Base

  • Custom Manufacturer Full Conversion RC Dragline

  • Custom Manufacturer Full Conversion RC Shovel

The countdown is officially on and we couldn't be more excited! Scale Model Mining headquarters has been a flurry of activity - printing, designing, assembling, painting... and we can't wait to share it all with you!

See You At Cabin Fever!

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Just order a Micro Miner Shovel. Love the idea of these mini- monsters, Great job to you and Matt!

Jan 01
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Thank you, Jadon!

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