Blog Detail

NMRA ER live on stage !

27 Nov , 2016,
mike
No Comments

From 11/17 to 11/20 2016 we attended the International Modelrailroad Exhibition in Cologne, Germany.

We set up a little booth and presented a crossover on the US model railroading hobby on the four day lasting show.

Pit Karges' "First snow on the Highline" was our largest layout and covered Rio Grandes narrow gauge railroad in HOn3.  Alain Kap, MMR presented his "R.I.P. Car Service" a HO-Scale mircolayout with a footprint not lager than 70 by 30 cm. Third layout by Mike Holly, incorporated a fully operational N-Scale switching layout "Downtown Spur" on a 90 by 20cm footprint.

Beside the layouts Alain and Mike presented workshops covering techniques on how-to built/kitbash HO kits (Alain) and weathering techniques to add more realism to N-Scale rolling stock (Mike).

Setting up the booth

20161116_153927_small

Modelrailroading is fun ! Be smart, be a model railroader.

FB_IMG_1479800770715_small

Pits Highline

FB_IMG_1479800714300_small

FB_IMG_1479800728664_small

Alains R.I.P. Car Service, the Master switching the jobs

20161119_113409_small

Mikes Downtown Spur and Display

20161119_084915_small

20161119_084922_small

VP Jack Treves and Pit talking trains

FB_IMG_1480270274760_small

Weathering Artist at work ...

FB_IMG_1480272146602

and the result of the tendious work ...

20161119_120311_small

Our booth was always frequented during the four day show

20161119_131002_small

Leave A Comment