Oddballs Decals gladly accepts comments and suggestions on how to improve my products. If you have an idea on a new decal set, or how to improve an old set, let me hear from you!. If you would like to see me make a new decal sheet and would like to help, I will need photographs/slides, drawings, logos, color chips, etc. of whatever road name you are interested in. I prefer freight cars or cabooses over diesels, as Micro Scale has a lot of them.
Please do not ask me to make custom decals. Try Rail
Clear, sharp photographs, prints/slides
showing the subject from all sides (if possible).
Straight-on shots are preferred. Please no angle
shots as it is hard to make artwork from.
If you do have slides and have a slide scanner.
You can send me high detailed scans of the slide.
Just scan parts of the car like 1/3 of it at a time.
left side, center, right side. As my email can not
handle anything over 1mb at a time. If its a auto
rack or car about the same size, just make it 1/4
of it at a time. Please send one at a time, as I have
Color paint chips or very accurate color photos. If
you have a Pantone Color chart; provide the color
Close-up detail shots of any lettering and or logos.
If you can, ruler measurements of any lettering or
logos. Length, width, and height are needed if you
can get them.
Any drawings of the prototype in question.
NOTE: Oddballs Decals does not endorse you breaking the law in
order to obtain data for me. Do not trespass on private property
or violate laws just so you can get that one perfect shot.
Please get the permission before doing so!!
If you send me material, be sure to protect them from damage
during shipping. I am not responsible for material lost or
damaged during shipping. Also, make sure you provide a
return address marked clearly on the envelope. If you want
your materials returned to you, please be sure to enclose a
note saying that you would like all material returned to you
when I am finished. Please enclose a LSSAE for their return.
If I accept your material to be used in an upcoming project,
you will get a free decal of your choice of scale of the car that
you sent me info on, please state which scale you prefer,
N, HO, S or O scale.
Please send all material and inquiries to the following address:
26550 227th Street
McLouth, Kansas 66054
ATTN: Tom Stolte
My phone number is:
As I am a manufacture of decals, I can not have people come an purchase decals from me in person. You will have to mail order the decals or order them from your favorite hobby store. Thanks for understanding.
Oddballs Decals is open from 12:00pm to 6:00pm Monday - Wednesday,
Thursday 12:00pm - 3:00pm, Friday 12:00pm - 4:30pm
Central Standard time. Please no calls on Saturday or Sunday.
Sorry, I cannot answer long, difficult
questions over the phone. Please send me Snail-Mail or E-Mail if
your subject is long and or complex.
If you need to know whether I carry your favorite road name
or need to know the stock number, I suggest that you use
the online catalog here on this web site. The online catalog is
is maintained by me and is updated with the latest information
every week or so.
Oddballs Decals checks its E-Mail boxes many times per day. I
attempt to answer your inquiries in a timely fashion. If you have
suggestions, comments, or just want to say hello! Please feel
free to send me an E-Mail. Just click on the Hyperlink below
to send me E-Mail!
Tom Stolte - Oddballs Decals