Military Model Train Diorama - German Model Tanks Transported by Steam Trains - HO Scale Model Layout

Published on July 30, 2023

Military Model Train Diorama - German Model Tanks Transported by Steam Trains - HO Scale Model Layout

This is № 542 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, we discover the military section of a German model railroad club. The members have modelled former barracks and loading stations for tanks and other military equipment in HO scale (1/87).


One of the Most Detailed Model Railway Layouts in Narrow Gauge O Scale - Old England by Samuel de Zutter

Published on June 16, 2023

One of the Most Detailed Model Railway Layouts in Narrow Gauge O Scale - Old England by Samuel de Zutter

This is № 539 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. A true master of model making and scratch building is Samuel de Zutter from Belgium. His latest O scale train layout, called “Old England”, depicts a narrow-gauge railway located somewhere in an English village.


Rotterdam Centraal Railway Station - Model Rail Layout with Trams and Trains in HO Scale by Thom Raven

Published on May 11, 2023

Rotterdam Centraal Railway Station - Model Rail Layout with Trams and Trains in HO Scale by Thom Raven

This is № 536 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Dutch railway modeller Thom Raven recreated the old central station of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The shape of the model railroad layout is remarkable: It is actually a kind of a model railway shelf layout consisting of four sections that additionally includes a highly detailed city edge layout.


Brilliant Micro Model Railway Diorama from Australia made by Kim Marsh (1/32 Scale Model Train Layout)

Published on April 29, 2023

Brilliant Micro Model Railway Diorama from Australia made by Kim Marsh (1/32 Scale Model Train Layout)

This is № 534 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Kim Marsh, who lives in Australia, has an extraordinary talent for creating intricate miniature models. At the National Railway Museum in the Netherlands in March 2023 Kim Marsh presented his latest and very Queensland based model train diorama that is called “Sandy Hollow”. With fascinating attention to detail, the master craftsman combined a variety of materials and utilised complex techniques to design and shape this micro model.


Magnificent Model Railroad - 1 Gauge Model Trains and 1/32 Scale Model Steam Train and Diesel Locomotives

Published on April 14, 2023

Magnificent Model Railroad - 1 Gauge Model Trains and 1/32 Scale Model Steam Train and Diesel Locomotives

This is № 532 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Willem Laanstra has designed a magnificent model railroad layout in gauge 1 (1/32 scale). On the left side of this modular model rail layout, there is the old paper mill which has its own siding. Opposite the factory, a storage shed is located. Four tracks extend from the storage shed to the main station. Behind the station, there are a signal box and a level crossing. Each section impresses with many loving details.


A pretty nice model railway in HO scale with smoking steam locomotives

Published on February 12, 2023

A pretty nice model railway in HO scale with smoking steam locomotives

This is № 523 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In Budapest, the capital of Hungary, there is a small model railway shop that has built a pretty nice model rail layout in HO scale for the presentation of new model trains and scale models. But very often the model railroad layout is used for playing with steam locomotives and enjoying railway operating sessions.


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).


HO scale model railroad layout of Liège steel industry - Industrial model railway in museum quality

Published on November 27, 2022

HO scale model railroad layout of Liège steel industry - Industrial model railway in museum quality

This is № 514 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. The absolutely amazing model railroad layout “Le Bassin”, created by model builders Wieger Pasman and Floris Dilz in HO scale, depicts the Liège steel industry in Belgium. In the 1980’s the steel industry was to change completely because many parts of the steelworks were shut down. A mystical atmosphere emerged and the steelworks seemed like a patchwork of active and abandoned industrial buildings. This atmosphere fascinated model railway enthusiasts Wieger Pasman and Floris Dilz so much that they decided to build a model rail layout illustrating the industrial buildings in the inner cities of Seraing and Ougrée.


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