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Model Electronic Railway Group

The Leading Society for Model Railway Electronics

Over 50 years of Innovation: 1967-2020

MERG Forum

The forum is available to subscribing members of the Model Electronic Railway Group. It provides a means for MERG members to correspond over the Internet on matters relating to the application of electronics (including computers) to all aspects of railway modelling, and other affairs relating to the Group. Discussion of other related railway and modelling matters is also allowed.

Forum members may choose to access the forum entirely by browsing on the web or may choose to subscribe to specific subsections or topics which interest them. If subscribed the notification of new posts to those topics will be sent to the member by email. A Daily Digest of posts is available and is sent by email.

Here are a few of the popular subject areas on the forum:

  • Kit building and troubleshooting
  • Digital Command Control (DCC)
  • CBUS application (layout control)
  • Signal and Point Operation
  • Layout Construction and Wiring
  • Radio Control
  • Use of Arduinos
  • Automation and Computer Control (DCC)
  • Software and Programming
  • 3D printing