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[YPLC] Toma Shay – part 1

Posted by Gerd on Friday, 26 February 2021 with 2 Comments

Let’s assemble the working driveshaft for the RTR chassis. Many parts are attached on a sprue and it’s recommended to leave them in place, until they are needed. Many holes have to be drilled to final dimension, which will provide nice press fits on the silver shafts. My hand in the back gives an idea […]

[YPLC] Toma Model Works “13ton open cab Shay”

Posted by Gerd on Thursday, 25 February 2021 (Comments Closed)

Hello loggers, after my short “trip” to Wales, I’m now back on logging related projects. The first project will be a new tiny Shay for 9mm gauge, which I bought mostly out of curiosity. This kit is offered by Toma Model Works in Japan and is mostly made from 3D-printed UV-resin. As I feared the […]

009 diesel loco with battery and RC

Posted by Gerd on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 with 4 Comments

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[WBE] The new Decauville “Progres” loco from Minitrains is released !!!

Posted by Gerd on Saturday, 4 November 2017 with 1 Comment

Hi folks, the new Decauville Progres loco from Minitrains (Announced in 2017) is now available. I picked mine up from Minitrains on the Model Train Show at Friedrichshafen yesterday. The loco is very well detailed and looks tiny, but matches well into the world of Minitrains. This loco sill start my new set of french […]

[WBE] A new loco for the Hon30 layout

Posted by Gerd on Monday, 3 April 2017 with 2 Comments

Hi folks, last week, I got the latest release of Minitrains, the LKm Ns2f diesel loco. It’s a modern type engine (built 1953), but I couldn’t resist. Since the loco is late built, I’ll keep her un-weathered Cheers, Gerd