This is the main page for model trains and miniature locomotives. It links to our pages for electric model trains, and miniature locomotives for garden railways.
Miniature locomotives are also available as live steam locomotive kits.
16mm Scale Roundhouse Locomotives
Roundhouse Engineering manufactures 16mm scale live steam locomotives and battery powered locomotives for SM32 and G45 railways. We have a selection of their locomotives available for sale and for pre-order.
Live Steam Locomotive Kits
16mm scale live steam locomotive kits for you to build. These kits allow you to build a complete working live steam model locomotive in stages with multiple kits.
O gauge locomotives
A range of ready to run O Gauge Locomotives are available. These model railway locomotives are manufactured by Gaugemaster, Heljan, Lionhart and Dapol. Click here to see the range available to buy from MPB Model Supplies.
The production of model trains and miniature locomotives is carried out in batches. This means that you may have to preorder your chosen model.
O Gauge or 7mm scale model trains are a popular scale for larger indoor layouts. They represent full size standard gauge railways.
SM32 or 16mm scale miniature railways are a popular model size for garden railways. They represent 24 inch gauge or 2 foot narrow gauge railways in the real world.