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Model Electronic Railway Group

Leading Model Railway Electronics since 1967

Over 50 years of Innovation: 1967-2018

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

MERG Attended Exhibitions

Come along and talk to us at one of the following exhibitions.

03-Mar-18: Leamington and Warwick MRS Annual Show - Royal Leamington Spa College (aka Warwickshire College)

24-Mar-18: The London Festival Of Railway Modelling - Alexandra Palace, London, N22 7AY

04-May-18: Bristol (Thornbury) Exhibition - Thornbury Leisure Centre

Click here for more details.

Electronics for Model Railways book

Free 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.

MERG Area Groups

One of the excellent beneficial aspects of joining MERG is access to our growing number of MERG Area Groups.

Groups are being started up throughout the UK and worldwide - giving members the chance to meet and share knowledge.

As part of our 50th anniversay year, we are expanding this network further.

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Meetings, courses & events

21-Feb-18: Three Counties Monthly meeting - Grewenwood Park tippendale rd St Albans

06-Mar-18: Thames Valley Area Group meeting - Grazeley Village Hall, Church Lane, Grazeley, Reading, Berkshire RG7 1JN

18-Mar-18: East Scotland Workshop - West Calder Community Centre EH55 8DZ

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Membership

Slovenia
1
Greece
1
Malta
1
Cyprus
1
Poland
1
Iceland
1
Bermuda
1
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1
Taiwan
1
Malaysia
1
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1
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1
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2
China
2
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3
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4
Portugal
5
Italy
5
South Africa
5
Finland
6
Switzerland
6
Isle of Man
7
Denmark
8
Germany
9
Netherlands
11
Spain
12
Sweden
16
Canada
23
Ireland
23
France
26
New Zealand
29
United States of America
81
Australia
109
United Kingdom
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