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

Ideas for Adding Greenery to your Model Train Layout

Freight train with historic-proof electric locomotive as a model

Having a model train layout is a lot of fun, but part of the enjoyment lies in bringing the whole scenery together. For many model train enthusiasts, having the scenery for the layout is just as important as a decent working condition of the train itself.  When model railroading was still in … Read more

Tips for Adding Music to Your Model Train Set

Model train

Model train sets are a hobby in which rail transport systems are modeled at a reduced scaled ratio. The scale models include locomotives, rolling stock, streetcars, tracks, and landscapes, including countryside, roads, bridges, buildings, harbors, vehicles, urban landscape, lights, and things like rivers, hills, tunnels, and canyons. Model trainsets nowadays have become … Read more

How Can I Take Great Pictures Of My Model Train Set?

Terminal station modeled on the East Texas Model Railroad Club HO-scale layout

Collecting trains and building railroads is a hobby followed by millions around the world. Although the process itself is exciting but taking great pictures of your accomplishment is another way of making yourself feel proud.  Since it takes time to collect trains and combine different parts to achieve a great model train … Read more

Tips for Model Railroading Within a Budget

Tips for Model Railroading Within a Budget

Model railroading is often deemed as a rich man’s hobby. With the rising cost of model railways, you might be discouraged from venturing into this fascinating pursuit. Yet, money never has to be a roadblock for you to enjoy model railroading. There are many solutions to make the hobby more economical. After … Read more