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Model Electronic Railway Group

Leading Model Railway Electronics since 1967

Over 2,500 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

Electronics for Model Railways book

New Book available

MERG is pleased to announce and support the release of a new book,. written by MERG member Davy Dick, entitled "Electronics for Model Railways".

This excellent publication is available for free download. Click here to read more about it and download a copy.

Missenden Abbey Autumn Weekend

The courses being offered are:-

  • "Wiring made simple"- for those new or returning to the hobby.
  • "Electronics for the Bewildered" - aimed at those with little or no knowledge of electronics.
  • "Layout control and kit construction workshop" - aimed at those who want to get on and build MERG kits.
  • "Towards Automation using Panel Pro".

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Membership

Latvia
1
Poland
1
Malta
1
India
1
Jersey
1
Malaysia
1
Hong Kong
2
Slovenia
2
Norway
2
Greece
2
China
2
Austria
2
Isle of Man
4
Belgium
4
Portugal
4
South Africa
5
Finland
5
Denmark
6
Switzerland
6
Spain
8
Italy
8
Netherlands
9
Germany
9
Sweden
13
Canada
15
Ireland
18
France
25
New Zealand
25
United States of America
71
Australia
90
United Kingdom
2160

Meetings, courses & events

30-Sep-16: Missenden Railway Modellers Autumn weekend - Missenden Abbey

04-Oct-16: Thames Valley AG meeting - Grazeley Village Hall, Church Lane, Grazeley, Reading, Berkshire RG7 1JN

08-Oct-16: Farnham & District Model Railway Club Show - Connaught Leisure Centre, Tongham Road, Aldershot, GU12 4AS

Click here for more details.