O gauge

Join us at the Basingstoke show this weekend!

Basingstoke Model Railway Exhibition, sponsored by Hornby Magazine, returns to Aldworth Science College in the town on March 14/15. Organised by Basingstoke and North Hampshire Model Railway Society, this year’s line-up features 19 layouts including Abingdon and District Model Railway

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The latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM154, April 2020 – is on sale from today (March 5 2020) offering a FREE set of Sankey Scenics BR Mk 1 carriage roof boards as well as 164 pages, an exclusive competition

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Heljan plans new GUVs for ‘O’

A new batch of ready-to-run Mk 1 General Utility Vans (GUVs) has been announced by Heljan for ‘O’ gauge as part of its relaunch of the Mk 1 carriage range. This will be the second production run of these all-purpose

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Routemex ‘O’ gauge colour lights

Routemex has introduced a new range of ‘O’ gauge colour light signal kits. The range offers two, three and four aspect signals and each kit will build one signal. All parts are included in the kit including three different target

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VIDEO: Hornby Magazine Layout Update 3 | February 2020

Join Hornby Magazine’s Richard Watson and Editor Mike Wild as they go over the progress and new additions to the ‘OO’ and ‘O’ gauge test track layouts in the Hornby Magazine Workshop. For a full review of the models featured

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VIDEO: KMS Railtech announce exclusive ‘N’ and ‘O’ gauge HST sets

Richard Watson talks KMS Railtech about their huge ‘O’ gauge and ‘N’ gauge announcements from Model Rail Scotland. For more information or to pre-order any of the items visit the KMS website.

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BLOG: Large scale ballasting

My recent posts here on the Hornby Magazine website have revolved around my ‘O’ gauge projects, and this one is no different. Regular followers of our layout builds (and videos) will know that the ‘O’ gauge test track has been

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Heljan shows latest ‘O’ gauge samples in Scotland

New ‘O’ gauge product samples were on display with Heljan at the recent Model Rail Scotland exhibition in February with hand-decorated samples of the Class 17, 40 and 47 all being shown together with factory samples of the new Class

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VIDEO: Heljan Class 03 0-6-0 shunter for ‘O’ gauge

Heljan has released its new ‘O’ gauge Class 03 0-6-0 diesel shunter. In this video Richard Watson meets the owners of a preserved example, takes the control and shows the Heljan ‘O’ gauge model in action – with digital sound

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The latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM153, March 2020 – is on sale now offering more than 180 pages with 164 page issue and a FREE 24-page Beginners’ Guide to Layout Construction supplement. Highlights of this issue include an

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