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.


Very nice Gn15 model train layout of field railways - 1/35 diorama of trench railways

Published on June 2, 2024

Very nice Gn15 model train layout of field railways - 1/35 diorama of trench railways

This is № 578 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this rail transport modeling video by Pilentum, we discover a very beautiful model diorama built by Ilona and Bernd Rüger depicting narrow gauge field railways. Vibrant colours, beautiful trees and bushes as well as slightly weathered buildings and rail vehicles, and finally a lot of loving details underline the beauty and the uniqueness of the model train diorama.


Micro Model Railway Shelf Layout HO Scale »Zone Etat« by Jérémy Hanotiaux (On traXS 2024)

Published on May 11, 2024

Micro Model Railway Shelf Layout HO Scale »Zone Etat« by Jérémy Hanotiaux (On traXS 2024)

This is № 575 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. This very beautiful model train diorama in HO scale was built by Jérémy Hanotiaux and depicts a former train station of the Belgian State Railways. The model railway layout was designed as an exhibition shelf layout with a size of 120 cm x 60 cm. The model train layout impresses with a magnificently designed landscape with beautiful trees and lots of nature.


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.


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”.


Beautiful model railway of steam trains and steam locomotives used in East Germany

Published on January 6, 2024

Beautiful model railway of steam trains and steam locomotives used in East Germany

This is № 561 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. For over 40 years, rail transport in East Germany was characterised by trains operated by the Deutsche Reichsbahn. In rural regions in particular, there were narrow-gauge railways and small branch lines that were operated exclusively with steam locomotives. This period of East German railway traffic offers a rich repertoire for railway modelling. Franz Rittig is a well-known railway modeller who depicts the railway infrastructure of the North German region Mecklenburg in his model railways. His latest model railway in 1/87 scale consists of two dioramas on an area of 2.7 m x 0.4 m x 0.5 m depicting the train station of Friedrichsruhe and Alt Warnow.


Pretty Nice Micro Model Train City Edge Layout of the Suburbs of Paris in France by Wieger Pasman

Published on November 27, 2023

Pretty Nice Micro Model Train City Edge Layout of the Suburbs of Paris in France by Wieger Pasman

This is № 553 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. Although this model railway layout is only 60 cm x 30 cm in size, we discover an incredible amount of detail. This is the special feature of model railroader Wieger Pasman, who demonstrates that less can be more with his understated atmospheric model train city edge diorama. He was inspired by the desolate atmosphere of the Parisian district of La Plaine Saint Denis and built a diorama in HO scale with an industrial yard crossed on one side by a main line railway.


One of the most beautiful model train layouts of field railways - 1/35 diorama of trench railways by Marcel Ackle and Claude Fandel

Published on November 4, 2023

One of the most beautiful model train layouts of field railways - 1/35 diorama of trench railways by Marcel Ackle and Claude Fandel

This is № 551 of Pilentum's model railroad videos. In this video, scenic masters Marcel Ackle from Switzerland and Claude Fandel from Luxembourg present their very beautiful 1/35 scale model diorama depicting field railways. It is a three-dimensional work of art. You don’t know where to look first because the model train diorama is so detailed.


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