Pilentum Television

Free Videos of Model Railroad, Model Railway and Model Trains (Model Railroading)

Pilentum Television

Pilentum Television

Pilentum Television, simply abbreviated to “Pilentum”, is probably the largest international video network for railway modelling, model trains and model railroad layouts. Pilentum presents videos of the largest and of the finest miniature worlds. Basically, the layout's size does not matter. Important is the individuality or the creativity that characterizes the layout. Therefore, Pilentum does not show instructions for building houses and Pilentum does not offer tutorials how to weather trains. Pilentum tries to capture the beauty and the uniqueness of model train layouts around the world. In recent years, Pilentum has produced more than 450 videos and reached a total of more than 50,000,000 views.

If you want to learn more about Pilentum Television, read the article about Markus Lenz. He is a videographer, photographer, director, musician and videocreater who produces all of Pilentum's videos himself. By the way, do you already know the video upload option? Pilentum Television and Markus Lenz would also like to give you the opportunity to present your model railway layout. You can use Pilentum Television's popularity for reaching millions of viewers! If you want to inspire millions of modelers around the world with your model railroad layout, then read the article about Video Uploading. There is also a report on the Video Equipment used by Pilentum. In this article, important and useful tips are given and special cameras are presented.

Video Gallery

In the video gallery you can find all videos produced by Pilentum. The gallery is divided into individual volumes. You can watch the videos in standard quality on this website or follow the link to YouTube to watch the videos in high definition quality. In addition to the videos, which are numbered from № 1 to № 459, you will find lots of images and descriptions.

Markus Lenz

Want to know more about Pilentum Television? Pilentum is a retail brand, but not a large media company. Pilentum is still a one-man business operated by Markus Lenz from Frankfurt/Main, Germany. Pilentum exists only because of Markus' passion for photography and videography of model trains.

Video Upload

Yes, you can present your model railway layout or model railroad layout to the world. You can use Pilentum Television's popularity for reaching millions of viewers - completely free!

Shopping Guide

Looking for model trains, tracks, rails, buildings or accessories? Pilentum has created a large overall list, which includes the most important brand names for Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland and the United States (worldwide).

Video Equipment

Because many viewers ask which video equipment is used to produce high quality model train videos, Markus Lenz has written this article where you can read about what cameras, audio and video accessories are regularly used for Pilentum's film productions.


Pilentum Television recommends Redutex products. These are 3D texture sheets for rail transport modeling and scale models. For all types of surface. Three-dimensional and Super realistic. Self-adhesive and easy to work. Handmade product made in Spain.

Trainini Magazine

Since 2018, Trainini, the electronic journal for railway and railroad enthusiasts, is available in English and, of course, free of charge. You can download all issues as .pdf document on Pilentum's website.

Model Railway Express Magazine

The Model Railway Express Magazine is produced by a group of model railway enthusiasts in the United Kingdom. In the magazine, there are high-quality reports about British railway modelling. You can download all issues as .pdf document on Pilentum's website.

Revista Brasileira de Ferreomodelismo

The famous model train journal Revista Brasileira de Ferreomodelismo published by Frateschi between 1988 and 1992 was of fundamental importance for the model railway scene in Brazil. For this reason, ten issues written in Portuguese language are available for download. You can download these issues as .pdf document, for free.

Banen Online - Hele Danmarks Modeljernbaneblad

In Denmark, there was a famous model train magazine - called Banen Online - edited by Vido Hribar and written in Danish language. Vido Hribar passed away on December 8, 2020. To preserve Vido's memory, his wife Ebba and his family has authorised Pilentum Television to re-publish all issues from № 127 to № 148, for free.

Central Ferreo - Revista Digital De Ferreomodelismo

Are you interested in model railroading and railway modelling in Brazil? Pilentum offers five issues of the high quality Central Ferreo Magazine written in Portuguese language. You can download five issues as .pdf document on Pilentum's website.

Railway Magazine “Spor og Baner” by Flemming Søeborg

Four issues of the great model railway magazine “Spor og Baner” are published on Pilentum’s website. This model railroading journal is the largest, Danish railway modelling magazine. The periodical is edited by Flemming Søeborg and each issue consists usually of 60 high quality pages.

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Gesellschaft für multimediale Dienste
und Unternehmenskommunikation KG
60314, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Published: June 10, 2022