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RailModeller Pro 5.1.3 featuring new clean up options

2016-07-20 08:00

The recent update 5.1.3 of RailModeller Pro features a new option to automatically convert manually bent flex tracks in the layout to straight or curved flex tracks with editable length or radius. The new "Move to layer" contextual menu command provides a quick way to move individual elements to a different layer directly from the layout area.

A number of additional improvements to the app's user interface allow quick access to previously used settings in a number of dialogs across the app.

RailModeller Pro 5.1.3 is available on the Mac App Store.
Installed apps will be updated automatically by the built-in Software Update feature of OS X.


Free track planning app "RailModeller Express" updated to Version 5.1

2016-06-29 09:00

The free RailModeller Express app for planning small model train and slot car layouts has been updated to version 5.1 now featuring support for marking sections of track as tunnel sections including the automatic creation of tunnel portals and layer defaults for color and track height. The latest update also features a range of improvements across the app as well as updated track libraries.

Please visit the product page for a comparison of our Express and Pro editions.

RailModeller Express 5.1 requires Mac OS X Mavericks (10.9) and is available for free through the Mac App Store in the Graphics and Design category.


RailModeller Pro 5.1.2: Customizable tunnel styles and turnouts in graded track sections

2016-06-15 08:00

The update to RailModeller Pro 5.1.2 improves the app's support for tunnel sections and adds customizable styles for tunnel sections and portals. Tunnel portals - automatically inserted by the app between plain and tunnel tracks - can now be turned off completely on a per-layout basis, if desired.

The improved Connect with Sectional Tracks assistant computes connections more quickly while displaying more relevant results. More information included with all potential connections makes it even easier to pick the best one for the specific scenario.

The handling of track sections containing switches and crossings when creating grades has been improved for both, the creation of grades to a specific track as well as grades for a selected track section.

Other improvements in the latest update include a customizable grid color, updated track libraries as well as stability improvements and bug fixes.

RailModellerPro 5.1.2 is available on the Mac App Store.
Installed apps will be updated automatically by the built-in Software Update feature of OS X.