One of the most beautiful and realistic East German model railroad layouts with steam locomotives

Published on March 1, 2024

One of the most beautiful and realistic East German model railroad layouts with steam locomotives

This is № 567 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. This beautiful model train layout in 1/87 scale is a historically accurate replica of the Royal Saxon State Railways. The period of East German railway traffic offers a rich repertoire for model railroading. This is why Jens Petermann started building the station of Jahnsbach with his team called “Bimmlbahner” in 2013. The rolling stock has been weathered and modified exactly according to old photos.


One of the Smallest T Gauge Model Railway Layouts with Self-Propelled Model Trains by Martin Kaselis

Published on February 18, 2024

One of the Smallest T Gauge Model Railway Layouts with Self-Propelled Model Trains by Martin Kaselis

This is № 566 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, Martin Kaselis presents his tiny world of T gauge model trains. The special feature of his model railway layout is not only the small scale, but also the highly technical drive system of the model trains, which is based on electromagnetic induction.


Steam Trains and Steam Locomotives on Arnold’s 1/32 Scale Model Railroad Layout

Published on February 4, 2024

Steam Trains and Steam Locomotives on Arnold’s 1/32 Scale Model Railroad Layout

This is № 565 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, we discover Arnold’s beautiful 1/32 scale model railroad layout filmed by the DJI Osmo Pocket Camera. Arnold is a fanatic model railway enthusiast living in The Hague, Netherlands. He loves running and watching his gauge 1 steam locomotives and diesel locomotives over the almost 12.5 meter x 5.5 meter model rail layout.


Beautiful model railroad of steam locomotives and steam trains used in East Germany (Saxon IV K)

Published on January 28, 2024

Beautiful model railroad of steam locomotives and steam trains used in East Germany (Saxon IV K)

This is № 564 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. After World War II, rail transport in East Germany was characterised by steam trains and steam locomotives operated by the Deutsche Reichsbahn. In rural regions, especially in the state of Saxony, narrow gauge steam engines were in use, for example on the “Pressnitz Valley Railway”.


Micro Model Railway and Narrow Gauge Steam Trains in a Stone Quarry in HOn30 Scale

Published on January 26, 2024

Micro Model Railway and Narrow Gauge Steam Trains in a Stone Quarry in HOn30 Scale

This is № 563 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Narrow gauge field railways held an important role in the industry. Due to their long tradition, industrial railways are a very popular subject for railway modelling or model railroading. Dr. Michael Giersberg is one of those railway modellers or model railroaders who specialized in the reproduction of narrow gauge field railways in East Germany. His model train diorama constructed in HOn30 scale depicts a small village with a quarry in the 1960s.


Beautiful Cab Ride in 4K - Driver's Eye View on one of America’s Greatest Model Train Layouts

Published on January 12, 2024

Beautiful Cab Ride in 4K - Driver's Eye View on one of America’s Greatest Model Train Layouts

This is № 562 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Model railroads are particularly impressive when you can explore them from the driver's eye view. Let's go for a cab ride on one of America’s greatest model train layouts in HO scale. During this model train journey we discover the amazing “Penn Falls Railroad” that is maintained by the members of the Chelten Hills Model Railroad Club in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, United States.


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