Get smart curated videos delivered to your inbox every week.      
The Kid Should See This

Spiral after spiral of HO-scale toy trains

Watch more with these video collections:

Watch as HO-scale (1:87) toy trains load onto a spiral track, layer by layer, in this video by train enthusiast James Risner. Risner has experimented with a series of these spirals on his YouTube channel, including this endless vortex of toy train cars and engines traveling slowly and quickly in either direction:

There’s also a Quadruple Double Helix track setup. The outside track climbs up, the inside track goes down:

Watch this next: Northlandz – One of the world’s largest model railroads and Metropolis II at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

h/t Kottke.

tksst gift guide

🌈 Watch these videos next...

The biggest model railroad in the Northwest

Rion Nakaya

Flash mob in the Copenhagen Metro

Rion Nakaya

Riding the trains in Mumbai, India

Rion Nakaya

Epic stunts by a toy Thomas the Tank Engine

Rion Nakaya

Bending Sounds: A New York City subway sound experiment

Rion Nakaya

London’s historic Mail Rail ride

Rion Nakaya

Get 7 smart videos delivered every week.