Everything on model trains, model railroads, model railways, locomotives, model train layouts, scenery, wiring, DCC and more. Enjoy the world's best hobby... model railroading!

Have a look at some of the new 2020 designs

About Us

This Model Train Help Blog was started in 2005 and has grown in popularity year by year with thousands of model railroaders regularly accessing it to view postings and add comments. The blog is not limited to any one scale, operating system, brand, or style of layout. It contains tips, ideas, resources, and interesting information on a wide range of model railroading subjects that will interest most in the hobby.

The blog is independent and is NOT owned by one of the big magazine publishers or model train manufacturers. It has readers from all around the world including: USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, throughout Europe, Asia and South America. The blog’s suggest is reliant on word of mouth with readers recommending it to their friends.

One Response to About Us

  • Terry Anstettsays:

    In On3 what is the popular Turnout Manufacture and how readily available are they?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Add a photo or image related to your comment (JPEG only)

Model Train DCC HELP


Submit Your Model Railroading Questions!

Before you submit your model railroading question please add some feedback, answers or comments to other postings on this model train blog. What goes around comes around... so if you can help others in the hobby, someone else may help you.

Important - Please add plenty of supporting details to any question you submit (eg. scale, solutions you have already tried etc.) , as the clearest and best questions usually get the best answers. Also, please check your spelling and punctuation as all questions need to be approved by the blog moderator prior to publication. Approved questions are normally published within a week (if not sooner).

Submit your model train questions here.

Use Tiny Railroad Micro Controllers

Download Your Free Catalog

N Scale Track Plans

Watch Video

Model Train Help Ebook


FREE Tour Inside Club

Take a FREE tour inside the club.

Scenery Techniques Explained

Scenery & Layout Ideas

Model Railroading Blog Archive

Reader Poll

Sorry, there are no polls available at the moment.