Private HO Scale Model Railroad Layout of CFL Trains in Luxembourg

Published on July 4, 2024

Private HO Scale Model Railroad Layout of CFL Trains in Luxembourg

This is № 581 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. After almost two years of construction, Alain Kap has completed his model train layout depicting the old Useldange railway station in Luxembourg in the 1960s. The HO scale layout consists of three segments with a total length of 2.70 meters. The small miniature world follows the philosophy of many model railroaders and railway modellers, namely to rebuilt long-gone railroad lines.


Super Micro Model Railway and Shunting Layout in HO Scale with Walthers Coaling Tower

Published on June 30, 2024

Super Micro Model Railway and Shunting Layout in HO Scale with Walthers Coaling Tower

This is № 580 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Some people call it simply model train diorama, other call it micro model railway layout, shunting layout or shelf layout. Whatever the correct term may be, the German model railroader Heiko Wendler constructed a highly detailed model railroad layout depicting a quarry where ore is loaded onto trains. The model rail layout has a width of 130 cm and a depth of 30 cm.


Incredibly Detailed Model Railroad Diorama of a British Railway Diesel Depot

Published on June 13, 2024

Incredibly Detailed Model Railroad Diorama of a British Railway Diesel Depot

This is № 579 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Mike Bisset and John Donaldson have built a detailed model train layout on an area of 18 x 3 feet. They call the shunting layout Ladeside Diesel Depot, and they have dedicated their diorama of the British Railways to the days of the Sixties when many steam sheds become overrun by the influx of new diesel locomotives.


Incredibly detailed model railroad layout of a miniature chemical plant in Z scale

Published on May 25, 2024

Incredibly detailed model railroad layout of a miniature chemical plant in Z scale

This is № 577 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, we discover an incredibly detailed model train diorama in Z scale depicting not only a chemical plant, but also the related infrastructure. On a size of 1.6 meter in width and 0.6 meter in depth (63" x 24"), there are literally hundreds of details to discover on every square centimeter. A special feature of this ingenious miniature railroad are the many small vehicles and large trucks, which are moved by a magnetic drive system.


The First Formula One F1 Monaco Grand Prix at the Miniatur Wunderland 2024

Published on May 4, 2024

The First Formula One F1 Monaco Grand Prix at the Miniatur Wunderland 2024

This is № 574 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. On April 25, 2024, the new section of Monaco was opened at the Miniatur Wunderland, the world’s largest model railway exhibition in Hamburg, Germany. Apart from the landscape and the beautiful houses of Monaco-Ville, the Formula One F1 race track in 1/87 scale is an absolute speciality and a real world first!


One of a kind model railroad layout: The Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway in Miniature

Published on March 14, 2024

One of a kind model railroad layout: The Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway in Miniature

This is № 568 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. This model train layout is truly unique, as it is probably the only model railroad of the famous Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway RH&DR. The model train layout depicts an original section of the double-tracked line between the level crossing “Boltolph’s Bridge Crossing” and the bridge named “New Cut Sewer” crossing the drainage canal.


Amazing Model Railroad Layout of Patagonia - HO Scale Model Trains and Model Ships

Published on November 14, 2023

Amazing Model Railroad Layout of Patagonia - HO Scale Model Trains and Model Ships

This is № 552 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. After four years of work, the new section of Patagonia in Miniatur Wunderland was opened. The 65-square-meter section wants to depict many typical attractions of Patagonia in 1/87 scale, for example, the Perito Moreno Glacier, where every few minutes blocks of ice crash into the water. There are not only the modern trains operated by the state-owned railway company called “Tren Patagónico”, but also the old steam trains running on narrow-gauge tracks and widely known as “La Trochita”.


One of America’s largest HO scale model train layouts - The Chelten Hills Model Railroad Club

Published on October 4, 2023

One of America’s largest HO scale model train layouts - The Chelten Hills Model Railroad Club

This is № 549 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. We are going to discover one of America’s largest HO scale model railroad layouts. This very large model train layout is located at the Chelten Hills Model Railroad Club in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, United States. The club maintains a 25 x 80 foot (approximately 7.6 x 24.4 meters) DCC controlled HO scale model railway layout.


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