RailModeller Express is the free edition of our app portfolio for planning model railroad and slot car layouts on macOS.
The app is available for download on the Mac App Store.
The Express Edition offers many of the features supported by RailModeller Pro with some limits regarding the size of layouts you can build.
Here's how the Pro and Express editions compare:
|Number of Elements||Up to 50 tracks||Unlimited|
|Model Scales per Layout||1||Unlimited|
|Number of Layers||1||Up to 99|
|Image Import||Not available||Up to 10 images (PDF, JPEG, PSD, ..)|
|Baseboards||Rectangular Baseboards||Templates for common shapes (L, U, ..)
and custom baseboards
|Stock||Not available||Integrated Stock Management|
|Community Layouts||Browse and open layouts||Browse, open and share layouts|
|Layout Dimension||Up to 500m (or yards)
In original scale
|Up to 10km or 6.2mi
Scale of drawing canvas
|Required macOS Version||macOS 10.10 or newer||macOS 10.10 or newer|
RailModeller Express does of course contain the same track libraries as our Pro Edition in order to enable you to try out for yourself whether RailModeller Pro is a good fit for you and if it suits your needs - or whether you're perfectly happy with its little brother.