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Banner: 3d-Engineering

Miniature Railway Components specialise in the design and manufacture of 5 inch gauge bogies, brake sets and rolling stock for miniature railway locomotives. All of our components can be made to specification using our state of the art CNC machines so please feel free to contact us should you require any components not currently in our product range.

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3DK produces some of the finest and most detailed N, OO, O Gauge, HO and O Scale model railway kits and accessories available on the Online market today. Just download the kit from our website and print it out on your home printer following the highly detailed photographic instructions. We produce a large number of kits in various scales and a range of styles from line side industries, low relief street scenes, stations, garages etc.

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75d Railway Books

An increasing range of British Railway, Narrow Gauge, Overseas (Incl.American), Tramway, Bus, Maritime and other transportation books plus DVDS.

Banner: A D M Turntables
A D M Turntables

A British designed and manufactured fully Indexing Turntable Drive System suitable for N gauge, OO and larger gauge layouts. As featured in issue 84 (June 2014) of the Hornby magazine and the July 2014 edition of BRM magazine.Information about how to install, programme and operate our turntable can be seen in the April and June 2016 editions of the Hornby magazine.

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Acrylic Display Cases

Acrylic Display Cases are experts in displaying products, with their staff having more than 25 years' experience in creating cases for your special items. They create display cases which are ideal for all types of models, including (But not limited to) model cars, trucks, buses, motorbikes, figurines and other collectible items. So look no further than Acrylic Display Cases for your display cases.

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Air Tech Equipment

We are a UK Online retailer specialising in Airbrushing, Modelling & Craft equipment. We stock the full range of Harder & Steenbeck Airbrushes, Accessories & Spares, a huge range of Iwata airbrushes & a comprehensive range of Compressors from Iwata & Sil-Air, along with craft tools, abrasives, adhesives & Masking solutions. We also stock Createx, Micro-Mesh, Olfa, Parafilm, Swann Morton, Tamiya, Werther, Zap, 3M & Flex-I-File. We don't do back orders & generally dispatch on the same day.

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The Airbrush Company Ltd

The Airbrush Company is the UK distributor of Iwata airbrushes and compressors, Artool masking films and stencils, Sparmax equipment, LifeColor paints, Com-Art Colours and modelling Books & DVD's. We also distribute X-Acto tools, Paasche, Badger and a wide range of airbrush accessories. (All trade enquiries welcome).


12 Volts DC

A range of electronic components ( LEDs , switches , GOW bulbs etc ), street / yard / platform lights and stockists of the CR Signals range of colour aspect signals. Also stock and range of hand tools essential to the modeller.


Wagons and parts in 5' & 7 1/4' Gauge. 17D Miniatures is a Derbyshire based family concern designing and manufacturing ready-to-run rolling stock, wagon parts, components and materials for the miniature rail enthusuiast. Our models combine sturdy construction with a level of authenticity and detail usually only found at much higher prices. We can offer a bespoke wagon build service, and are continuously expanding our range and services. We are also developing a growing range of locomotive parts.

1:43 Transport Models

3d printed Tram, Bus and Lorry kits for 0 gauge

247 Developments



3D Printed Model Railway items in various scales. Specialising in OO9 items, we also offer N, TT, OO, 5.5mm, O, O-16.5, O9, SM32 and other scales. We take on commision work and are happy to work to your specifications. Currently, models are sold via Shapeways but we hope to sell models directly in the future.

3mm Scale Model Railways

Catering for the British TT and 3mm scale modeller with white metal, brass etch and resin kits. UK distributor and stockist of Bullant, Black Beetle, Halling and Tenshodo motor bogies for all gauges - S, OO, EM, P4, HO, TT, 12mm, 14.2mm, OO9 and N. Re-conditioned items from the Tri-ang range, all items cleaned oiled and serviced, available ready to run.

4 Ground Ltd

Building kits

4 Track Models

High quality, Pre painted, Laser cut Model Kits. Made from MDF, HDF and laser board. Currently in OO Gauge.N gauge to come soon. New kits coming out monthly so do have a look at our website or give us a call for a mini catalogue.

62c Models

Manufacturer of 7mm North British Railway kits, including the G7 (0-4-4), N14 (0-6-2), N15 (0-6-2) and C16 (4-4-2) tank engines as well as range of 6-wheel NBR coaches. It is hoped to introduce etched brass wagon kits in the future. A large (and expanding) selection of castings and accessories is also available. Supplier of ready-to-run locomotives and wagons primarily of North British Railway origin subject to time constraints . Ready to Run Trams also available to order. GOG #12104

A B S Models

Motorising kits for RTR trams. 2mm, 4mm and 7mm scale kits and parts for locos, wagons, buses, trams and road vehicles.

A G L Associates Loads of Loads

Manufacturers of a gradually expanding range of cast resin, wagon loads in OO/HO & N. Also make a small range of loose loads. Plus buffer stops with working lamps for DCC and DC layouts in N & OO. Pre-wired fishplates for Z N HO OO gauges. Tail lamp kits for HO and OO brake vans. N gauge tail lamp kits soon to be released.

A H B Services

Precision engineers and manufactures of model loco and rolling stock components in scales from 2mm to 7.25

A I M Solder U.K

AIM Solder UK (Also known as Summit Solder) currently produce White metal and casting alloys for the hobby industry. We supply alloys to numerous specifications whether it be intricate casting detail or for larger components. Whether you're casting figurines, trains, gift ware or any other material from either lead or pewter we have an alloy that will meet your requirements. Minimum order qty may apply.

A K Interactive

Based in Spain, Ak- Interactive focus on producing paints and other products for modellers, helping them to reproduce reality in miniature, and make recreating various effects a lot easier. The objective of AK- Interactive is to find fast and simple solutions to all problems that modeler may possibly encounter. Our company is very popular and our products are well-received by modellers around the world.

A S Models

Small cottage industry. Production of 1/76 4mm scale resin model kits of military & civilian fire appliances, ambulances, airfield vehicles, military vehicles and military lorry cabs. Please note: Telephone calls can only be answered weekdays between 3pm and 5.45pm.

A T M Wagons

A High Quality Range of N-Gauge wagon bogies and accessories.

Aardstorm Models

Range of standard/semi-custom decals/transfers in a wide range of scales, plus fully custom design and production service. High quality model construction, modification and painting/re-painting service. Locos, coaches, wagons and scenic items. Any scale/gauge. Plastic and metal kit construction and modification. RTR conversion and detailing. Scratchbuilding of coaches, wagons, buildings and structures. Railways a speciality, but other subjects welcome too. See website for full details.

Abc Gears

Manufacturer of gearboxes, diesel bogies and traction motors for both 0 Gauge and Gauge 1.

Absolute Aspects

Absolute Aspects Specialist in Model Signals - Real Signals Made in Minature We provide the largest range of high quality brass, white metal and 3D printed colour light signals in the UK. We also accept work to build bespoke signal projects like gantries and designs which aren't featured on our website.


Protocab - wireless control for battery powered locomotives. Currently this suits O gauge and most 4mm scale engines. The performance of the locomotive is controlled by a closed radio circuit using mobile phone technology. The locomotive has a small lithium-ion battery which gives approx 4.5 hours running time. The hand controller can 'adopt' up to 9 locomotives, although only one may be used at any one time. This avoids all the problems of using the rails for both power and control.

Accucraft UK Ltd

UK Importer and trade distributor of Accucraft Trains in G and 1/32 scale. Large range of own British outline live steam and electric locos and rolling stock in G and 1/32 scale. **Updated**

Ace Products

Etched Brass Locomotive kits in 7mm scale for:- the Southern Railway, the LNER and constituents, also for the NLR and LTS lines. Some kits now available in 4mm and 10mm scales.

Ace Trains

Gauge O, 2/3 rail locomotives, rolling stock and accessories.

Acme Engineering

Manufacturers and suppliers of improvement parts for live steam in , 'G', scale, 16mm, 7/8' Scale and Gauge 1. Repairs to live steam engines and enhancements such as radio control fitted. Special build. CNC Laser cut rolling stock kits.

Acme Models

As well as stocking a vast range of second-hand stock we also manufacture Brass/Nickel-sliver/White-metal Fine Scale Kits in O and Gauge 1, including Locos, a few Coaches, and accessories. We also have specialists in Making layouts, either base-board construction, Track-laying, Electrical wiring, Scenery or the whole project (Will transport, but on-site construction within 20 mile radius of Leicester).

Aidan Campbell Miniatures

Full time professional miniature artist/sculptor and small scale model maker taking commissions in a wide range of scales, subjects and disciplines. Also a producer of a large range of miniature figure castings for railway modellers, all avaialble from stock. Web-site includes many free to access tips and techniques guides on a variety of model making topics.

Alan Cross Ltd

High quailty solid hardwood display cabinets and cases made to order

Alan Gibson Model Products

A vast range of high quality loco kits, components and fittings in 4mm and 7mm scales.

Alan Godfrey Maps

Historical maps supplier.

The Alan Ward Collection

Professional West Country artist (ex Railway Guild) specialising in original paintings, commissions and publishing fine art limited edition railway prints of his work. Subjects also include transport, wildlife, West Country scenes and marine. Exhibits at most regional railway shows. Annual railway art exhibition at the Community Centre, Burnham on Sea.

Alba Railway Models

Manufacturer and supplier of 4mm and 7mm scale Scottish Pre - Group locomotives and rolling stock kits and components

Albion Software

Computer software for Operation; SHIP-IT! Switchlist Generator, SHIP-IT! Car Cards and SHIP-IT! Scheduler. Also for Inventory; Railbase Professional.

Alexander Models

Makers of high quality whitemetal modern image and steam loco kits and items for the Model Railway Enthusiast in 3.5mm/ft Scale - HO, 4mm/ft Scale - OO / EM / P4 and 7mm/ft Scale - Gauge O. Latest releases are LNER J38, LNER K4, LNER Q5/1 and NER Y7 0-4-0 tank loco also 56T Tyne-Dock-Consett Iron Ore Wagon . Future releases LNER Met Cam 1938 stock North Tyneside Electric Units.

All Components Ltd

A Specialist Electronic Component House.

Allen Doherty's Worsley Works Kits

Etched Model Railway Kits - Standard Gauge in N Gauge, 2mm, 3mm, 3.5mm, 4mm, 7mm Scale and Gauge 1 and Narrow Gauge in 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 7mm, 10mm, 15mm and 16mm scale.


Over 400 Card kits in 4 and 7mm scales, principally railway and lineside buildings. Also the Tyrconnel range of 7mm scale etched brass locomotive and carriage kits plus detailing castings and accessories.

Ambis Engineering

We design and manufacture primarily etched components for modellers for 4mm scales. This includes a lever frame with optional mechanical interlocking and the Eastwell Ironworks corrugated iron products.

Amjo Boxes Ltd

Clear plastic boxes with plastic bases + plain MDF base for you to paint as required. See our latest stackalbe Air Craft Display case

Anbrico Felixjaz

Anbrico Felixjaz Transport Film Production. Over 230 DVD titles available mostly featuring railways in the 1980s and 1990s. **Updated**

Andrew Neale Books

New, second hand and out of print books on railway transport and industrial history.Specialist in material on narrow gauge, industrial & minor railways U.K. and worldwide. Also copies of manufacturer's drawings various narrow gauge locos and stock, technical material on steam/diesel/rolling stock maintenance and obselete petrol/diesel engines.Established 1988, 50 year's experience in narrow gauge preservation work.

Andy Lowe Electronics

Electronic components

Antenna Models

Battery Operated Remote Control systems, specialising in Gauge O, but also suitable for Gauge 1 and larger OO.


AQUITRAIN is based around the conversion of Lima coaches to reasonable 7mm. Scale models, using Overlay sides or respraying; alternative manufacturers kits also built. The other activity is building finescale pointwork using C&L components, or copperclad. My own products include a n/silver etch for single link couplings; very useful on coaches, Brass etch of handles, grab rails, etc. Transfer sheets for BR period coaches, etc. and of course the new Aquitrain Overlays screen printed coach sides.

Arc Models

Producer of 4mm scale industrial locomotive resin body kits designed to run on ready-to-run chassis

Asa Ltd

International sales agent and distributor of exclusive and semi-exclusive products.

Aster Hobbies (UK) LLP

World leader in Gauge One Live Steam.

Autocraft - DG Models

O gauge/7mm, OO gauge/4mm and N gauge/2mm

Avalon Line Models

9mm Narrow Gauge, O9 and O-16.5 model kits.

Avonside Works

Avonside Works is part of Eileens Emporium. Dedicated to supplying the very best in fine scale railway modelling tools and components. Manufacturers of CHASSIS2 assembly jigs and also Hold and Fold and Brass Assist products.
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11  Eileen's Emporium
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