Swap meets for 2024

The following are the planned dates for Swap meets in 2024: 02 March – EMRIG swap – Northmead Mall, Benoni 09 March – Edgemead Town Hall, Edgemead 23 March – PMTC swap – HTS John Vorster, Pretoria 11 May – Planes, Trains and Automobiles – SAA Museum, Rand Airport, Germiston 01 June – EMRIG swap […]

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Marklinofsweden – Martins Town

In our search for good video tutorials, we came across Marklinofsweden.  He has quite a few videos, but we decided to start with his series videos on Martins town. One of the things that attracted us to the videos is the fact that he uses a lot of everyday items to create a stunning layout. […]

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New model from Dream Trains

We have been working behind the scenes and released a new model in HO scale towards the end of 2022.  The model is 3D printed in South Africa, assembled  and finished by Dream Trains. The XBJ-10 cement tanker is available in SAR and Spoornet livery.  Both liveries are available with Kadee and Frateschi couplers.

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Luke Towan – Realistic Scenery Series

Luke’s Youtube channel and Website for more videos. Realistic Scenery – Volume 1 In this video Luke shows the steps to creating a realistic diorama landscape next to a railroad. These techniques can be used on your layout using similar products to create some awesome looking scenes. Realistic Scenery – Volume 2 In this video […]

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