Hi, welcome to Model Railway Engineer – the biggest and multi-award winning UK blog for model railway enthusiasts.
I’m Andy (that’s me in the picture), lifetime modeller and founder of Model Railway Engineer, and I invite you to join me as I share the tips, inspiring photos, advice and stories from my adventures in making and engineering model railways.
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On this site, you’ll find hundreds, perhaps thousands, of articles and videos covering every aspect of model railway building: from making baseboards to planning and track laying to electrics to scenery and model making. If it’s involved in making model railways I cover it and approx. 240,000 modellers came here last year to read these guides.
There’s now so much here, I’ve compiled this collection of my most popular articles to help you. Alternatively, just browse the site using the menu or the search function at the top of this page.
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Scenery & Model Making Guides
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