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Video by: Jake Werkmeister

Lionel Train Layout at Carnegie Science Center



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Thank you very much Bob!

Any scale quality layout is great to see but, I really enjoy seeing the 3 rail layouts!


Curse You, Red Baron!
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Makes two of us, Louis.
I'm getting back into Marx .. My first train set.
Grand kids love them .. And the smaller Lionel!


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I am glad to hear that!

I know very little about Marx, but I am hoping you will post some pictures when you can!
G'day Bob , Louis, Sirfoldalot......GREAT VIDEO....Thanks...Would be great to see in the flesh...Don't know anything of Marx either....One general question on 3 rail if I may.
Is it done much outside of O gauge...... Cheers Rod


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Hey Rodney!

I believe it was used in other scales in the early days of electric trains, but that is all I know.

How is that for an incomplete answer?

Let's hope an expert comes along with more information.


Brunette, Marklin in both HO and O scale was available in 1950, I know that for sure as my older brother had a Marklin O set.

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