Understanding Model Train Gauges

Railway modelling. Close-up about model train on the rail tracks.

If you are a model train enthusiast, then you know that there is more to running a train than just putting it on the track. You also need to be aware of the different gauges used in model trains, or else you may find yourself with a locomotive that doesn’t quite fit … Read more

What are the Types of Gauges on Model Trains

model train toy

Whenever someone develops an interest in model railways, more often than not, they get fed with different information regarding the scale and gauge, leaving them utterly confused. That is why if you’re into model railways and you are also confused about gauges and scales, we are here to try and get some … Read more

British Model Train Makers

A blue and gold model train

Do you love model trains? If so, you might be looking forward to knowing more about the different model train makers you can see in the market. Various model train makers offer different designs, unique features, and a lot of other specifications to choose from. British model trains are among the most … Read more

Tips for Laying Track for a Model Train

Model railway building showing point motors and track

If you’re new to the hobby of model trains, one of the first things you’ll need to learn is how to lay track. Laying track for a model train is one of the most important things to know when it comes to building a model train. Without the track, you have nowhere … Read more

All About LEGO Model Train Sets

All About LEGO Model Train Sets

Founded in Ole Kirk Christiansen’s workshop in Billund, Denmark, in 1932, the LEGO company has come a long way. It rose in massive popularity through many decades and cemented its status as one of the world’s toy manufacturers. Using wood as its primary material in its early years, it was only in … Read more

Which Model Train Size is the Best?

a single train piece

Model train collection, as a hobby, has grown throughout the years. The market now holds different sizes or scales of model trains for the collectors’ preference. Each model train size has its own pros and cons. For a beginner collector, choosing the right model train size is an important decision, and this … Read more

Model Railroads: Tips For Beginners

Model railway line

Are you thinking about building your very own model railroad, but you’re a little lost? Do not worry because newcomers in this hobby naturally have several questions about it. So for you not to waste your hard-earned money, we are here to give you some tips that you should know when making … Read more

Using Live Steam Powered Model Railroads

A hand-crafted, coal-fired, 1-8 scale 2-10-0 ‘live steam’ locomotive

Do you feel left out because you cannot stop going on and on about trains while no one seems interested? Well, welcome to the club! Being crazy about trains and opting to play with model trains as a hobby is not very common. A large chunk of the younger population mostly has … Read more

What is Narrow Gauge Railway Modeling?

An OOn3 model of Donegal

Railways have been an essential part of commute for as long as one can remember; it is easily accessible and a comfortable medium of transportation. People often appreciate the role railways play in their day to day life. Someone who travels through trains can easily observe and distinguish the different lengths of … Read more

What Railways Services are in Surrey, England?

train with the Southern railway service color scheme

Surrey is one of the counties in England that is often visited by thousands of tourists each year. The county offers dozens of unique and wonderful tourist spots that make it a great destination to better enjoy the sights in England. Besides having plenty of tourist spots, Surrey also has rich history … Read more