Swiss Model Railroads - HO Scale Layout Court du Bouton by Rob de Vleeschhouwer and Wim Wijnhoud

Published on December 11, 2022

Swiss Model Railroads - HO Scale Layout Court du Bouton by Rob de Vleeschhouwer and Wim Wijnhoud

This is № 515 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. The most beautiful inspirations for rail transport modeling, model railroads and model railways are often provided by Switzerland. Therefore, Rob de Vleeschhouwer and Wim Wijnhoud have modelled the railway infrastructure between the Swiss and German border. The model railway layout is called “Court du Bouton” and depicts the rail traffic of trains used by the German state railroads (DB) and the Swiss state railways (SBB).


British Model Railway Layout Weston Interchange - 00 Gauge Trains Shunting and Running Session

Published on April 29, 2022

British Model Railway Layout Weston Interchange - 00 Gauge Trains Shunting and Running Session

This is № 487 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, we focus on British railway modelling and we discover “Weston Interchange”, a 00 gauge modern image model railway layout. Track work is all code 75 by Peco. Pointwork is operated by MP5 slow action point motors. Also featuring working colour light signals. On the layout, there are a Bachmann class 158 GWR, a Bachmann class 153 FGW, a Dapol class 68 and a RealTrack class 143 in ATW. All locomotives and trains are sound fitted.


Big Steamers Paradise in O Scale - The Iconic Model Railroad Layout Greenbrook by Norm Charbonneau

Published on March 17, 2022

Big Steamers Paradise in O Scale - The Iconic Model Railroad Layout Greenbrook by Norm Charbonneau

This is № 483 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. If you like the big American steam locomotives, you will enjoy this model railroad video very much. This video is a memorial to the superb 3-rail O gauge railroad that was built by Norm Charbonneau more than 20 years ago. They were such beautiful moving pictures of steam locomotives and model trains that it would be a shame if this footage remained unseen.


One of the most detailed model railroad layouts for America’s biggest steam locomotives in O scale

Published on March 5, 2022

One of the most detailed model railroad layouts for America’s biggest steam locomotives in O scale

This is № 481 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. If you’ve been around model railroading in O scale for a time, you’ve likely heard of Norm Charbonneau and his superbly detailed model railroad layout which was called “Greenbrook”. When you watch this video, then you will realize that it is a modeling masterpiece in O gauge. 100 percent of this layout has weathering effects ranging from a dusting of soot to a heavy cloak of grime.


Not model trains, but model cars: Firefighters in action! Miniature camera inside the fire truck

Published on September 23, 2021

Not model trains, but model cars: Firefighters in action! Miniature camera inside the fire truck

This is № 463 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, we watch miniature vehicles and discover a fire department operation.


Rail Transport Modeling: Cab Ride with Märklin Model Trains on Model Railways in HO Scale

Published on September 15, 2021

Rail Transport Modeling: Cab Ride with Märklin Model Trains on Model Railways in HO Scale

This is № 461 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Enjoy a model train cab ride as an engine driver on a very large model railway layout built on Märklin rails. While using Pilentum’s train camera, we travel through a German model landscape. From the locomotive’s view, we see many other trains, for example freight trains, passenger trains and high-speed trains. The layout has been built as a so-called dog bone layout made for a very long circuit.


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