“Glacier Express” is an international sightseeing train, one of the icons for Switzerland which is familiar to many people in the world.
It is very popular as it runs through the European Alps in the southeast part of Switzerland from Zermatt to St. Moritz over two companies' railways "Rhaetishe Bahn" and "Matterhorn-Gotthard-Bahn" very slowly, spending 8 hours, so that the passengers can enjoy to the full looking at the magnificent Alpine landscape from the panoramic view windows.
●The train of a kind of narrow gauge called “meter gauge” is now made as a 1/150 scale model.
●The scale model can negotiate even R150 curve track in “Unitrack Compact”.
●The scale model represents the latest train consisting of new “premium coaches” introduced in 2006.
●The large panorama windows on the scale models “Glacier Express” makes it possible to place the passenger figures like looking out of the windows as they are seen from outside.
●The locomotive GE 4/4 III RhB is equipped with motor unit with flywheels to realize powerful run.