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On this site I present my adventures in the hobby of narrow gauge trains, both real and scale models. The text is brief but pictures are plentiful. After all, a picture says more than thousand words ..

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A few photos from one of my customers. The loco is a kit of the Emsfors loco now running in Mariefred at ÖSLJ made by LocosNStuff.com.  The coaches are the KLJ coach I offer in my shop. Available in both 1/43.5 and 1/45 scale.

HLM - KLJ Coaches

Jun 17, 2018 : A few photos from one of my customers. The loco is a kit of the Emsfors loco now running in Mariefred at ÖSLJ made by LocosNStuff.com. The coaches are the KLJ coach I offer in my shop. Available in both 1/43.5 and 1/45 scale.

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Just put on first paint on the Emsfors and Knallhatten locos, along with a few wagons. All items below needs more paint, just me who is impatient ... nice to show how it looks. Decided to paint all motor locos pale light flat blue from now on, so .....

KFJ - Emsfors first paint

Jun 17, 2018 : Just put on first paint on the Emsfors and Knallhatten locos, along with a few wagons. All items below needs more paint, just me who is impatient ... nice to show how it looks. Decided to paint all motor locos pale light flat blue from now on, so .....

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A few pictures during and after washup with really hot water and dishwashing liquid.

KFJ - Emsfors Washed

Jun 17, 2018 : A few pictures during and after washup with really hot water and dishwashing liquid.

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Same as before but assembled and adapted for NorthYard 12mm gauge, 10.5 diameter wheels with 20(19.9)mm long pinpoint axles.

HLM - Decauville 1915 bogie pair

Jun 15, 2018 : Same as before but assembled and adapted for NorthYard 12mm gauge, 10.5 diameter wheels with 20(19.9)mm long pinpoint axles.

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Today I did this freelance ´diner´ based on the coach, for the workers to have somewhere to eat there lunch, make a cuppa and warm up during chilly days on the bog..

HLM - Peat Lunch Wagon

Jun 13, 2018 : Today I did this freelance ´diner´ based on the coach, for the workers to have somewhere to eat there lunch, make a cuppa and warm up during chilly days on the bog..

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Aspholm module is covered w paint and Kvarnbo module is coming along. Strange that what you had in mind to fit seldom do .. I had planned to have two industries on Aspholm, but have to re-think that, or if so the trackplan around them. A nice

KFJ - Aspholm first paint

Jun 10, 2018 : Aspholm module is covered w paint and Kvarnbo module is coming along. Strange that what you had in mind to fit seldom do .. I had planned to have two industries on Aspholm, but have to re-think that, or if so the trackplan around them. A nice "problem"

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Something to pull behind Hartelius. Freelance Peat Wagon n Coach based on Ryttaren Peat Factory vehicles.

HLM - Peat Wagon n Coach

Jun 09, 2018 : Something to pull behind Hartelius. Freelance Peat Wagon n Coach based on Ryttaren Peat Factory vehicles.

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This loco still exist on Ryttaren Peat Factory museum in Sweden. Based on prototype drawings. Photos below was taken 2005 when I was there with my wife. 1/45 scale version is made to fit a Halling 44mm long motorchassis. Also adapted to Kadee HO whisker t

HLM - Hartelius loco

Jun 07, 2018 : This loco still exist on Ryttaren Peat Factory museum in Sweden. Based on prototype drawings. Photos below was taken 2005 when I was there with my wife. 1/45 scale version is made to fit a Halling 44mm long motorchassis. Also adapted to Kadee HO whisker t

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As you maybe seen on Google, today is the swedish National day. So free from work to relax and play. Got my track delivery! Koltorp module advances with second layer of paint. I always felt white foam looks like an un-started layout, but not so anymore ..

KFJ - Koltorp advances

Jun 06, 2018 : As you maybe seen on Google, today is the swedish National day. So free from work to relax and play. Got my track delivery! Koltorp module advances with second layer of paint. I always felt white foam looks like an un-started layout, but not so anymore ..

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Now when the drawer is done I started with the Aspholm module, the second of the total six and a half I have room for. I will shortly do the half module to, filling up first shelf, but then I want to get these alive before I start another module. While...

KFJ - Aspholm module

Jun 03, 2018 : Now when the drawer is done I started with the Aspholm module, the second of the total six and a half I have room for. I will shortly do the half module to, filling up first shelf, but then I want to get these alive before I start another module. While...

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The drawer is now installed under the workbench !

KFJ - Drawer in place

Jun 03, 2018 : The drawer is now installed under the workbench !

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What do you do when you want a drawer ? Not buy it ready-made from IKEA.., why should they have all the fun, and get paid for it as well .? No, you do it yourself of course!  I could do a sketch w good old paper and pencil, but how to turn that ....

KFJ - Drawer in 3D

Jun 02, 2018 : What do you do when you want a drawer ? Not buy it ready-made from IKEA.., why should they have all the fun, and get paid for it as well .? No, you do it yourself of course! I could do a sketch w good old paper and pencil, but how to turn that ....

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This evening I did this little

HLM - Nitro Special Edition

Jun 01, 2018 : This evening I did this little "special edition", a train set containing the Diema loco and two special flat wagons not released before.

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Today I made a model of this little gem.  Back in time this loco did run at the Nitro Nobel ammo factory in Gyttorp. Today it is preserved at the Ohsabanan. When I was an active member I often run this loco. It´s sound is fantastic, it

HLM - NN Diema DS16 "Knallhatten"

Jun 01, 2018 : Today I made a model of this little gem. Back in time this loco did run at the Nitro Nobel ammo factory in Gyttorp. Today it is preserved at the Ohsabanan. When I was an active member I often run this loco. It´s sound is fantastic, it "pops" often from

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This is an old favorite I planned to model several times before. Back in 2008 my wife and I was in Risten to photograph this great loco.  This loco did go only around 800+ meters on one fill, but apparently it was enough to pull a set of tubs up from....

HLM - Långban w tubs

May 29, 2018 : This is an old favorite I planned to model several times before. Back in 2008 my wife and I was in Risten to photograph this great loco. This loco did go only around 800+ meters on one fill, but apparently it was enough to pull a set of tubs up from....

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