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Empire Express Alternatives

Empire Express is described as 'harnesses the ease of use and power of the Macintosh so you can quickly, easily, and accurately design your model railroad empire' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Empire Express for Windows, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS and BSD. The best alternative is XTrackCAD, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Empire Express are SCARM, RailModeller, TrainCad and TRAX.

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  1. XTrackCAD

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    XTrackCAD is a CAD program for designing model railroad layouts. You can easily create layout of any scale or size. Libraries for many brands of track and turnouts are included. Adding new components is easy with the built-in editor.

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    SCARM

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    With SCARM you can easily create the layout of your dreams – just download the setup package, install it and start editing your first track plan.

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    RailModeller

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    RailModeller Express is a free application for creating small model railroad layouts. Its key features include:

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    TrainCad

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    TrainCad is a freeware Microsoft Windows program for designing model railroad layouts using standard tracks. Track libraries are available for Märklin metal, C and plastic-tracks in H0, Z and Spur 1, Roco/Trix H0, N track, Atlas N, GarGrave and others.

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    TRAX

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • BSD

    TRAX is a free web-based track planning software for your model railroad. It runs in all modern browsers on Mac, Windows, Linux, and other platforms.

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    AnyRail

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    AnyRail™ is probably the easiest-to-use model railway design tool around. It's also entirely independent, so you can build with almost any track. Enjoy designing your layout - AnyRail ensures everything fits.

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    Atlas Track Planning

    • Windows

    Atlas is proud to offer free, downloadable track planning software for your use in creating magnificent layouts in HO, N & O scales using Atlas track.

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    Cadrail

    • Windows

    Cadrail is a powerful CAD program with many different railroad design tools. You can create track plans of any size and shape. There are easy to use drag and drop tools that allow you to snap track sections together end-to-end and align them automatically.

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  9. WinTrack

    • Windows

    Track planing software.

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    WinRail

    • Windows

    WinRail is a computer software product for designing and drawing model railway layouts.

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