Over 2,100 members worldwide

MERG (Model Electronic Railway Group) is an international, UK based group promoting interest in the application of electronics & computers to all aspects of railway modelling.

Founded in 1967, the Group’s aim is to actively promote and advance the use of electronic and computer technology for model railway operation, which is ideally suited to take advantage of these technologies, and the application of electronics and computers can be used to good effect to add enhanced features and realism to model railway operation. Read more here

Latest CBUS information:

CBUS is a comprehensive layout control system developed by MERG Members, using a CAN based layout control bus. Below are the latest documents relating to CBUS.

Developers Guide

Module Guide

Click here to read more about CBUS

ATC - Auto Shuttle

'ATC' is intended to denote 'Automatic Train Controller' - it offers basic shuttle functionality, but has built-in flexibility that allows it to be used for other purposes.

Click here to read more about ATC

MERG DCC System

Read more about MERG's DCC system

DCC Command Station

Hand control

Membership

Indonesia
1
Hong Kong
1
Isle of Man
1
Japan
1
Malta
1
Czech Republic
1
Greece
1
Brazil
1
Poland
2
China
2
Portugal
2
Austria
2
Slovenia
2
Norway
3
Switzerland
4
South Africa
5
Finland
5
Belgium
6
Denmark
7
Italy
8
Germany
11
Spain
11
Netherlands
12
New Zealand
12
Sweden
12
Canada
14
Ireland
15
France
18
United States of America
61
Australia
75
United Kingdom
1876

Next meetings & events

02-May-14: Bristol Model Railway Exhibition - The Leisure Centre, Thornbury BS35 3JB

06-May-14: Thames Valley meeting - Grazeley Village Hall, Church Lane, Grazeley, Reading, Berkshire RG7 1JN

17-May-14: Workshop at Princes Risborough - Princes Risborough

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