Links for Fellow Enthuiasts

Over the many years that BMP (Barton Model Products) has been operating, in fact since early 1993, we have developed into a very well respected and honest dealership in vintage, useable and collectable engines. We are enthusiast from aeromodelling and run tether model cars today.

So here are some links to good friends of ours with similar interest. On The Wire (Tethered cars and Hydroplanes) This site is dedicated to gathering and recording information relating to tethered cars, tethered hydroplanes, the engines that powered them, The manufacturers and the personalities involved. is run by John Lorenz. It focuses on the smaller versions of both rail and tether cars which are commonly referred to as “mite cars”. This website is designed to serve as a resource for anyone with an interest in these gas and IC (internal combustion) powered miniature race cars and endeavours to preserve some of the history of both cars themselves and the fellows who built and raced them