Shop the full set of model scales available at Gaugemaster. Whatever scale you’re working in, you’ll find locomotives, track, buildings, scenery, and more in our collection, from a huge range of brands. At Gaugemaster, you can filter all your favourite brands like Hornby, Peco, Kato, Marklin, and more by the model railway scales you’re looking for, making it easy to find exactly what you need in our collection of models and scale model kits.
The most popular model railway scale in the UK is OO scale, which is 1:76 scale. This is 4mm to the foot and the biggest brand in this scale is Hornby. Throughout the rest of the world, the most popular model railway scale is HO scale, which is 1:87 scale (3.5mm to the foot). OO scale trains will run on HO scale track and vice versa.
Another popular model railway scale is N scale, which is 1:148 scale in the UK, 1:150 scale in Japan, and 1:160 scale in the rest of the world (2mm to the foot). All N scale trains are compatible, only the scaling is different
Meanwhile, O Scale is usually 1:43 scale in the UK, which equates to 7mm to the foot.
However, the most widely available model railway scale is G Scale, which is 1:22.5 scale, and is designed for use both indoors or as a Garden Railway.
Model kit builders and Diecast collectors often have a favourite scale to collect or build in, so there are a wide variety of products in other scales available at Gaugemaster too. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Gaugemaster team if you’re not sure which model scale you’re looking for.
You can also browse by model scales for collector brands including Corgi, Oxford Diecast, and Airfix in our online shop. Whether you’re into model trains, cars, or slot cars, Gaugemaster is your one-stop shop for all model scales.