Modelismo Ferroviario Chile: Garden Railway Layout Tour – Steam Locomotive and Diesel Trains Galore
The Spanish phrase “modelismo ferroviario” means mannequin railroading or railway modelling in English. On this video, we go to as soon as once more the good backyard railway or backyard railroad structure constructed by Jaime Ruz Sandoval in Chile, South America. We take pleasure in a structure tour and working session with lots of Märklin mannequin trains in 1/32 scale, often known as 1 gauge or gauge one. To not be confused with G scale by LGB.
Close to Requínoa, a city close to town of Rancagua in central Chile, Jaime Ruz has constructed this mannequin railway structure in a bit of his backyard. The mannequin railroad structure is characterised by a canine bone configuration of 45 meters size. It’s a double-track railway. In complete, there are 112 meters of rails by Peco. Alongside the rails and close to the central station, there are very real looking wanting buildings. These buildings are handmade by Jaime Ruz.
Twice a yr the members of the Chilean Maerklin mannequin railway affiliation meet at Jaime’s backyard railway. Every member brings their very own rolling inventory, for instance, steam trains and steam locomotives or diesel trains and diesel locomotives. Though no overhead line or catenary exists on the structure, there are additionally a number of electrical locomotives just like the Swiss “Crocodile” locomotive, generally known as a steeplecab design in railroad terminology.
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