Peter Verheyen's and Family's Layouts in H0, N, and Z


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Hope's Z

N-Scale Module Project

Scratchbuilding / Eigenbau

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A Day in Nördlingen / Ein Tag in Nördlingen, by David Broda

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Märklin and Related Services


Structures & Landscaping

Model Railroad Dealers with AC Stock

Local Syracuse, NY Area Vendors


  • Great Event Tours: For those who would rather see the real thing there's Carsten Ramcke's rail-fanning tour company. See the best locations and events led by an expert guide.

Modeling, Kit-bashing, and Weathering

Card Modeling Links:

Card Modeling FAQ: Steve Brown's FAQ devoted to the subject of scale modeling in paper and cardstock, all subjects. It is intended to be a comprehensive resource on the history, purchasing, collecting, designing, building, and display of paper models, as well as an exhaustive collection of links to other Internet resources on the subject.

Schreiber-Bogen Tutorials: Tips on tools and technique in English including videos.

  • Anlagenbau im Internet - Günter Bügge: Free stellwerk and s-bahn station backdrop walls.
  • Bastelbogen Online: Basic card models of many types and sizes.
  • Card Modeling the world in paper. Discussion forum with lots of great resources and examples. In English.
  • Kartonmodellbau: Examples of models and scale drawings for card modelling numerous German railroad and other structures.
  • CG-Textures: Your free source of textures for 3d modeling, texturing, and rendering.
  • Clever Bros. Models: Use computer design and digital photography to duplicate any structure - real or imagined, in any scale. Their model kits use a special high strength, card stock. Our kits are cut and folded by the hobbyist into beautiful three-dimensional miniatures.The texture sheets are printed on high quality, self-adhesive paper. In the future, we hope to make our models even better by introducing Laser cut small parts and embossing the texture sheets.
  • Effekt Kartonmodellbau Weimar: Fine card models of houses and other urban structures. In German.
  • Fiddlersgreen: World's largest collection of paper models.:
  • Gleimo: Card models of German structures for model railroaders, with a differenent free download each month. In all scales. In German.
  • Iceberg: Paper models
  • Joswood: Der Modellbauer im Bergischen Land. High quality laser cut card models for northern German scenes and more.
  • Jowi / Modellbahn Hintergrund: Background and background model CDs for printing on card... Features industrial scenes, modern architecture, and the more traditional. Great for kitbashing with too.
  • Kartonbau-Forum: German language (primarily) for card modellers.
  • Kartonmodell-Forum: German language (primarily) for card modellers.
  • MAGs Papiermodelle / MAGs Card Models: Various levels of free structure kits for download.
  • Metcalfe: Card model building kits from the UK for 00 and H0 model railway layouts.
  • Miniatureville: Downloadable, lowcost card models in any scale from a variety of European venues.
  • Mitteldeutscher Kartonmodell-Verlag: Lots of DDR based kits including structures and Trabis...
  • Moebo-exclusive: Laser-cut card models with the Ruhr as the prototype.
  • Paperbrick: Brickwork prints for scale models. Choose your brick type, scale, color and create a pdf you can print and save.
  • Paper Model Store: Card models from throughout the world.
  • Paper Model Web Ring
  • Downloadable paper models of all types, with links to more. In German.
  • Card models and backdrops for the Netherlands, Flemish Belgium, and northwestern Germany. Site in Nederlands.
  • Perceptions - The Paper Train Factory: Chapter member Ed Schulman's passion. Precision scale paper model train kits. This growing list of kits represents unique trains from around the world. Take a few nights off - relax - play - dream, and build your own collection of train models.
  • UK prototype card models many of which would be suitable on any Eurolayout. Models are scaled to 00, and delivered as PDF files. Print at 87% from Acrobat for H0.
  • Scheuer & Strüver - Modellbau: : Paper models suitable for layouts.
  • SCHREIBER-BOGEN im INTERNET: Paper models suitable for layouts. In German.
  • Stipp: Paper models suitable for layouts. In German.
  • Super Quick: Card model building kits from the UK for 00 and H0 model railway layouts.
  • TGVweb: Build your own TGV from paper kits.
  • Wordsworth Model Railway: Downloadable (pdf compressed as .rar) kits that are 00 UK outline but can be adapted. Print at 87% from Acrobat for H0.
  • WS-Lasercut: Maßstabsgetreue Bausätze und Zubehör für den Modellbau. Laser cut card model kits and ready-builts with the Ruhr as the prototype. Many of these models were originally built for Modellbahnwelt Oberhausen.

Prototype Images


Club and Public Layouts

Personal Homepages

Publications: Print and Online

Lists & Web Rings

  • 1zu160: N-scale website with message board.
  • Bahn WebRing
  • Bend Track: Discussion group for those interested in or using this N-scale modular standard based on N Trak but allows for modules of any length and shape. See the main site for more information. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Die Drehscheibe: Discussion groups,, classifieds, train-spotting and more. In German.
  • Eisenbahn-NRW: Featuring the railways of Nordrhein Westfalen, home to Germany's Ruhr Valley. Discussion board with lots of images. In German.
  • Euro-N: Dedicated solely to the needs and ideas of those modeling Continental European railways in N scale. At Yahoo Groups.
  • European Railway Webring
  • Forum der Region Mittelrhein, Hunsrück und Westerwald
  • Märklin Bar and Grill: For Märklin enthusiasts everywhere! Discuss all things Märklin and related topics.Including prototypes,and other model railroad topics. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Modellbahn WebRing
  • Model Railroad Webring
  • New Railway Modellers Forum: English (UK) centric discussion board.
  • One Scale Trains: This list is designed to exchange information on 1 scale (1:32) electric trains, both of European (Marklin, Huebner, etc) and American (MTH) manufacturers. Information including scratchbuilding, track plans, model reviews, and get-togethers will be discussed. At Yahoo Groups.
  • The Internet Railroad Directory - Over 9,000 rail-related links, search engine, free classified ads, BBS, Train Simulator Add-Ons, ICQ List, and more!
  • Railways of Germany: An English speaking forum about the railways of Germany.
  • RMweb: The UK's liveliest railway modelling forum. Latest information and news, member's layouts and work bench projects, prototype information and a social area.
  • Roco-Modeltrains: A forum devoted to the free exchange of information about ROCO model trains, the ROCO digital system and all other ROCO products. Remember Roco makes some fantastic AC models. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Scalemodelcities · HO -N Scale model cities - skyscrapers: This group is for anyone in the process of building or having a finished scale model city for a train layout or diorama. This is a forum to share photos and ideas.From buildings to street level details. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Small Layout Design: Discussion of the design and construction of small model railroad layouts. This group is intended for the average model railroader who does not have an entire basement or even an entire room to devote to a layout. Here we will discuss smaller layouts -- table-tops, shelf layouts, micro-layouts, modules and modular layouts -- and how they can be designed and built for enjoyment and modelling satisfaction. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Stummi´s Modellbahnforum: Discussion group for all makes and scales, but primarily Märklin/AC focus. In German.
  • WorldRailFans: English language discussion board for railways the world over.
  • Z-Friends-Europe: Multi-lingual resource site with discussion forum for the smallest (practical) scale.
  • Z_Scale: the English language forum for 1/220 model train enthusiasts from around the world. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Zscratch: Z Scale scratch building. It is open to those who are interested in sharing their passion for this particular phase of our hobby as well as their techniques and work whether it is structures, rolling stock or scenery. At Yahoo Groups.

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