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On this site I present my adventures into 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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Made this little work wagon during lunch today. Exist in both 1/45 and 1/35 scale.

HLM - Work wagon

Jun 21, 2017 : Made this little work wagon during lunch today. Exist in both 1/45 and 1/35 scale.

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During the Bankalaset event I got several requests about different models not yet on the agenda, specially a O&K loco in both 1/45 and 1/35 scale. I like those to so I decided to add Avesta to my list of 3D models to make. Here is a list of my current....

HLM - Planned projects

Jun 19, 2017 : During the Bankalaset event I got several requests about different models not yet on the agenda, specially a O&K loco in both 1/45 and 1/35 scale. I like those to so I decided to add Avesta to my list of 3D models to make. Here is a list of my current....

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So, one more Bankalas event is over! Lot of folks as usual. Layout was pretty much the same, but a lot nice models and friends to talk to. Also filled up my supply of drills and other hard to find tools.

Events - Bankalaset 2017

Jun 17, 2017 : So, one more Bankalas event is over! Lot of folks as usual. Layout was pretty much the same, but a lot nice models and friends to talk to. Also filled up my supply of drills and other hard to find tools.

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The test-prints for Lessebo (and JGJ bogie) arrived today!  Both good and bad news ..  The good, again amazing feeling to see your own creation like this ..  The Bad, several smaller changes needed, but that was expected.. I made several walls to thin....

Koltorp - Lessebo arrived !!

Jun 15, 2017 : The test-prints for Lessebo (and JGJ bogie) arrived today! Both good and bad news .. The good, again amazing feeling to see your own creation like this .. The Bad, several smaller changes needed, but that was expected.. I made several walls to thin....

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Made a display stand today, to put the Atlas wagon on at the Bankalaset event. The trackbed is still wet from the glue, that´s why the weights still in place.

Koltorp - Display stand

Jun 11, 2017 : Made a display stand today, to put the Atlas wagon on at the Bankalaset event. The trackbed is still wet from the glue, that´s why the weights still in place.

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Had the pleasure to assemble and paint the Atlas wagons today. Ran out of couplers, but easy fixed with some online shopping ..

Koltorp - Atlas wagons assembled and painted

Jun 10, 2017 : Had the pleasure to assemble and paint the Atlas wagons today. Ran out of couplers, but easy fixed with some online shopping ..

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Freelance version of the swedish Lessebo loco in 1/45 scale (Decauville type 8).  Tender needs Atlas chassis to complete. Motor chassis is up to buyer. Kadee HO whisker type couplers recommended.

HLM - Lessebo

Jun 09, 2017 : Freelance version of the swedish Lessebo loco in 1/45 scale (Decauville type 8). Tender needs Atlas chassis to complete. Motor chassis is up to buyer. Kadee HO whisker type couplers recommended.

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1/45 scale bogie of the swedish 600mm gauge standard bogie. There was several different looks on the sides based on the same frame, this is just one of them. Adopted for 10.5mm diameter wheels with  12mm gauge 21mm pin-point axles, but can be adjusted to.

HLM - JGJ bogie

Jun 09, 2017 : 1/45 scale bogie of the swedish 600mm gauge standard bogie. There was several different looks on the sides based on the same frame, this is just one of them. Adopted for 10.5mm diameter wheels with 12mm gauge 21mm pin-point axles, but can be adjusted to.

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