What’s the Difference?

A while ago I was puzzling out what to call ‘model railroading’ in Esperanto.  The suggestions I got were in the tone that since the trains involved are small, they must be toys. Being a model railroader, I can attest that though model trains are small, they are not something one truly ‘plays’ with, nor do you want to hand over a $200+ locomotive to a small child.  Below I have put 3 photos to explain the difference.

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Toy Trains/Ludfervojo

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Model Trains=Model Railroad/Skalfervojo

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Still a Model Railroad/Tamen skalfervojo

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