Top 10 Model Engineering Forums, Discussions, and Message Boards
Model Engineering Forums
A worldwide hobby community dedicated to machinist-built model engines. Discussions contain topics on model engine making and engine plans, castings, CAD, CNC designs, lathe, Stirling, boilers & steam.
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Get the latest engineering chats, and post information tools and tooling here. Find dedicated sections to discuss specifically the design, construction, and testing of model boilers.
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A place to discuss or seek advice on electronic projects and issues related to them. Show off your workshop and your machines here and share insights on bits used in engines, ignition systems, pumps, and generators here.
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Come across discussions about good workshop practices and methods in this forum. Find posts regarding machining, obtaining, or using specific materials and the problems related to it.
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Discover new and emerging things about Model Engineering in this bit of the forum. Help people with engine identification, discuss coupling rods, and tools manufacturing here. RMweb Forum is a place for enthusiasts to talk about Narrow Gauge and Garden Railways.
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Find free insights on machine shops and tools, and discuss true scale models and layouts of all gauges and accessories in this section. Get advice on how to model engine plans, and put up accessories for sale.
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Ask soldering questions and share resources on searching for the mini lathe here. This section further talks about model engineering and recommends additional suppliers. RCME Forum is dedicated to people interested in model flying, ic engines, gadgets, and electronics.
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A subreddit devoted to the art and science of building replicas or original pieces of scaled-down machinery. Show off your completed model, share guides on model engineering, and help the community identify engines.
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- Steam Clinic Forum is a place to discuss all things related to the steam engines, model engineering tools, and supplies.
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