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The Most Popular Model Train Scales

Posted December 12, 2020

The Most Popular Model Train Scales

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G Scale

G in G scale comes from the German word Gro, which literally translates into Big. As you all know G scale is one of the most popular scales due to its collectability due to their size. It translates to 1:22.5 of the replicated train and run on a gauge of 1.75 inches. As you noticed they are huge compared to other popular sizes. 

O Scale

O scale trains are 1:48 of the replicated train and run on gauge of 1.25 inches. Due to their size you can see lots of details, especially in well...

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How Are Model Kits Made?

Posted December 01, 2020

How Are Model Kits Made?

How Are Model Kits Made?

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Largest Model Railway / Railroad In The World - Miniatur Wunderland

Posted November 07, 2020

Largest Model Railway / Railroad In The World - Miniatur Wunderland

The largest model railway in the world ''Miniatur Wunderland'' lives in Germany. It has approximately 1.300 m² layout involving thousands of trains, aircrafts, ships and vehicles that move. It is literally a replica of someone's dream world. It took 500.000 work hours to produce this massive wonderland. The City's most popular tourist attraction fascinates people from all ages. It took 6 years of development and about 3 million $ to finish this awesome project and meet with the audiences in 2011.

miniatur wunderland

They used steel, plaster and wood to create foundation for this magnificent world. The city has features from Switzerland, USA, Austria and many...

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Key Factors That Make Train Models Worthy and Most Expensive Ones!

Posted October 29, 2020

Key Factors That Make Train Models Worthy and Most Expensive Ones!

Model trains are known to have an ability to fetch quite a lot of money, both new models and old rare artifacts alike! While new model trains can run from $100 right up to $1000, old and rare pieces of model trains can go up to hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Like every collector's piece in the world, the rarity of the product always drives the worth of value. Companies that made small production runs back in the day, ended up making their products worth way more today. To specify the...

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Creative Photography Tricks for Model Kit Photos

Posted August 08, 2020

Creative Photography Tricks for Model Kit Photos

For a perfect photo of a model kit, the camera setting also needs to be perfect. When we talk about camera settings we actually talk about the measurements you will have to take, like Shutter speed, aperture, ISO, and white balance. A perfect high-quality photograph is a balanced mixture of all of them. For model kit photography, you will need a narrow depth of field. It means that you’ll have to focus on the toy and blur the rest of the area. Of course, you don't need to blur the area if you set a stage for your picture. If...

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