Forums & Mailing Lists
  Japanese Modelling & Japan Rail Enthusiasts Forum
This is a new forum for topics of prototypical Japanese rail or modeling Japanese rail.
This mailing list is for discussion of topics on modeling Japanese trains. Check their archives and files and join them. They are chock full of useful background information
This mailing list is for discussion of japanese prototype trains (not modeling). There are many members that are very knowledgeable about Japanese trains.
  Tomix/EasyTrolly Modelers' Group
This mailing list is for discussion of Tomix products and the use of tomix track for trolley modeling.
  Kato Unitrak Group
This mailing list is for discussion of Kato Unitrak.
Japanese Modeling Information Sites
  Tomix / EasyTrolley Modelers' Site
A one stop shop for information on Tomix track and trains. Also the home of Rich Kerr's Easy Trolley system.
  Tomix N Gauge Track and Trains
Informative blog on Tomix track and trains as well as prototypes.
  Japan Model Train Newsletter
Doug Coster's blog on new japanese train modeling products
T Gauge (1:450 scale, 3mm gauge) Modeling

T Gauge Headquarters
Website with lots of T Gauge information

  More T Please
Blog on T Scale (1:450) modeling
Blog on T Scale (1:450) modeling
  Talking T Gauge
A forum dedicated to T Gauge modeling
  An Adventure in T Gauge
Lots of interesting T Scale scratch built buildings
Japanese Model Railroad Clubs
  Australian Japanese Model Railroad Group (AJMRG)
A group based in Melbourne (Formerly known as the Suzuran) that has a modulear layout they display at train shows and japanese festivals.
  IG nippoN
A group based in germany that gathers at various locations in Germany to create japanese laouts at meetings and train shows.
  The JProject
Here is a group in the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area working on a grand Japanese rail modeling project based on Tokyo.
  Asian Train Enthusiasts (ATE)
A group based in the greater SF bay/Sacrmento California area that has a modular layout thye display at shows
  Yamanouchi Oshika - A British Club Layout Goes Japanese
A UK club changes one of its layouts from British to Japanese!
Japanese Layouts
  Concept Model Trains
Japanese Model Trains and Railways, Trams and Light Rail
  Alojabara Station
Japanese N scale train and DCC blog
Japanese and European N scale train blog.

Sumida Crossing
An interesting Tokyo based layout


Two Sides Of Japan
Doug Coster's layout featuring both the early and modern days of Japanese Rail.


Doug Coster's award winning display layout.

Prototype Train Information
  Symbols of the Japanese Trains
What does MoHa stand for? Learn more about the nomenclature of Japanese trains.
Traveling in Japan
  The Japan Rail Travel Reference Page
A site created by Doug Coster documenting his railfanning travels in japan
  Japan Rail Pass
Information on the rail passes available on Japan's major train companies.
  Japan Rail Travel Network
Information on rail travel in Japan.


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