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Model train set video demonstrations

Members of the Model Railroader staff show you how to set up and operate ready-to-run model train sets.
Most model railroaders get started in the hobby with a ready-to-run train set. These sets include a locomotive, cars, track, and a power pack. In these videos you'll see members of the Model Railroader magazine staff showing you how to set up and run some recently released model train sets.

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MRR 021412 Walthers Trainline HO train set
Watch the Walthers HO scale Trainline model train set in action.
Kato metra
We ran the Kato USA N scale Chicago Metra with the Kato M1 Unitrack set (sold separately).
Athearn warbonnet express video
Learn how to set up and operate the Athearn Trains HO scale Santa Fe Warbonnet Express model train set
Bachamnn Durango and Silverton
Learn how to set up and run the HO scale Bachmann Durango & Silverton passenger train set
LGB large scale train set
Learn how to set up and operate this LGB large scale model train set.
MTH HO scale train set
Learn how to set up and run this HO freight train set from MTH Electric Trains
Learn how to set up and run the HO scale ICE (intercity express) passenger train from PIKO
PIKO train set video Large scale
Learn how to set up and operate this large scale model train set from PIKO

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Two great beginner layouts.

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