Biggest Train Set


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Two German Brothers Have Put
This TRAIN SET Together.
BE SURE to click on the link at the end and view this in motion. 

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This is the world’s biggest train set.
Covers 1,150 square meters / 12,380 square feet
Features almost six miles of track and is still not complete

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Twin brothers Frederick and Gerrit Braun, 41,

began work on the ‘Miniature Wunderland’ in 2000.

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The set covers six regions including America , Switzerland ,

Scandinavia , Germany , and the Austrian Alps . 
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The American section features giant models of the
Rocky Mountains, Everglades , Grand-Canyon etc 
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and Mount Rushmore .

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The Swiss section has a mini-Matterhorn. 
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The Scandinavian part has a 4ft long

passenger ship floating in a ‘fjord’ . 

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It is expected to be finished in 2014, when the train set would

cover more than 1,800 square meters / (19,376 sq ft) and
feature almost 13 miles of track, by which time detailed models of
parts of France , Italy and the UK would have been added 
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It comprises 700 trains with more than 10,000 carriages and wagons.

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The longest train is 46ft long. 

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The scenery includes 900 signals, 2,800 buildings,

4,000 cars – many with illuminated headlights. . 

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…and 160,000 individually designed figures. 

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Thousands of kilograms of steel and wood

was used to construct the scenery…

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The 250,000 lights are rigged up to a system that mimics night

and day by automatically turning them on and off. 

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The whole system is controlled from a massive high-tech nerve centre. 

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In total the set has taken 500,000 hours and more than

8 million Euro to put together,
the vast majority of which has come from ticket sales. 

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Gerrit said: “Our idea was to build a world that men, women,

and children can be equally astonished and amazed in.” 

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Frederik added: “Whether gambling in Las Vegas , hiking in the

Alps or paddling in Norwegian fjords – in Wunderland everything is possible.
“This 4-minute video is worth watching for this amazing stuff. 
Now….click below to see it all in action!!!
 
 

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