16mm narrow gauge equipment suppliers and clubs

  • Association of 16mm Narrow Gauge Modellers If you have any interest in 16mm garden railways, then this UK based association is thoroughly worth joining. The association produces a very informative quarterly magazine and organises regular exhibitions which the majority of 16mm suppliers attend.
  • 16mm Narrow Gauge Modellers e-group information This site is a supplement to the 16mm Narrow Gauge Modellers discussion group (see below). It contains hundreds of useful links to prototype narrow gauge railways, 16mm scale narrow gauge railways, suppliers, construction tips and more.
  • Brandbright have a very comprehensive range of locomotives, rolling stock, track and accessories
  • Roundhouse are a a leading UK manufacturer of live steam locomotives
  • Perfect World have a very nice selection of battery powered locomotives, rolling stock and platform accessories

Other related web sites

  • Garden Rail is a monthly UK based magazine with regular articles on 32mm to 5 inch and larger gauge railways.
  • TurboCAD is a very easy to use drawing program. The latest version can be downloaded from the web site. It is also available in the UK as a boxed version with a very comprehensive printed manual at around the same price (or less) from Amazon.co.uk.
  • Paving expert is an excellent website put together by Tony McCormack which provides a hugh amount of advice and information on laying concrete, walls, paving etc. which I found invaluable and would thoroughly recommend to anyone contemplating such works.

Discussion groups

  • 16mm Narrow Gauge Modellers is an extremely active discussion group with many very helpful and knowledgeable members covering all aspects of modelling in 16mm scale narrow gauge.