The class 152 in the Porsche livery (Trix model 22200) were part of a campaign by Porsche to deliver parts and new cars using the rail network. A long with the class 152, a class 182 "Taurus" got the same livery (Trix model 22911). I got my hands on a defect model and repaired it to run again. This article explains what I did. [More]
I love the Lufthansa Airport Express trains so I was pleased when PIKO annouced their version of the class 103. When PIKO announced their version of the loco I immediately went and ordered it.
Last week I did some cleaning of our rented storage room. I found some of my old Märklin there and thought I would bring it back to the train room. I bought these models back in 1994 when I was on a student exchange in Stuttgart. It was a great day when I took my hard earned pocket money to the train store and got the one model that I have always wanted: The classic German rail bus. [More]
For more than 50 years the class MY has played a big part in the Danish railway history as well as the history of other European railways. To commemorate the 50 year anniversary of the class MY, Trix released a completely newly tooled H0 model of the locomotive. To my knowledge this is the first time the Nohab is available as a Trix model in H0. This is my review of a model that is both heavy, good looking and runs like charm. [More]