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Glaskasten GKO1,5 : O scale model train display case with 4 shelves of 1.8 m

This high-quality model train display cabinet is built to the highest standards using soft-close hinges, tempered glass, aluminium and stainless steel. With the integrated lighting option, each train can be individually illuminated. 
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Product description

The unique all-glass front of the Glaskasten display cabinet offers you optimal visibility of your model train collection.

The GKO1,5 can accommodate more than 7 m of O-scale trains over 4 shelves.

Track and gauge

Shelf spacing is suitable for 1:43.5, 1:45 or 1:48 scale models, with enough height to extend pantographs.

Track is optional and can be standard gauge O (32 mm), narrow gauge Om (22 mm) or Oe (16.5 mm), this can be selected above. Glaskasten optionally supplies powered track on the cabinet with light, so that locomotive or wagon functions can be used (e.g. sound or light). In that case you can connect your own DCC command station to the display case.

Roller stand

An integrated roller stand is available to bring motion to your model train display case. The roller stand replaces the powered track over the full length of a module. One or more shelves of each module can be fitted with a roller stand. Each 1.2 metre roller stand shelf comes with 5 trolleys (for 5 axles), additional trolleys are available separately.

Integrated lighting option

The shelf profile shape is optimised for best lighting your model trains. In the display cabinet with integrated lighting, each train is individually illuminated through a diffusor, making your models stand out even better. Optionally a built-in dimmer is available so you can adjust the amount of light to your taste. The light switch and AC lead are located in the bottom right corner. The AC lead is white to fit with most interiors.


Minimalistic design with metal construction and frameless tempered glass doors with soft-close hinges.

Glaskasten Modular System

The GKO1,5 is an example of the modular Glaskasten system, as it consists of a GKO1 and a GKO0,5 module side-by-side without separation, so you can display trains of nearly 1.8 metres long.

The Glaskasten Module System is the only modular model train display system that can be extended in width and height without limits.

For large collections and long trains, multiple modules can be used side-by-side or above each other, forming one continuous display wall. Some standard combinations are available in our web shop, but there are so many sizes and combinations of options available that not everything is listed here.

With the Glaskasten display case configurator, you can assemble your own custom display case, should your preference not be listed in our web shop.

Please note that delivery times may be longer for less common combinations of options.


This display cabines comes with the following:
  • Display cabinet with high quality soft close hinges and integrated adjustable wall mounting system.
  • Separately packaged tempered glass doors and side panels.
  • Clear manual with installation instructions (you can download the pdf below).
  • Wall mounting brackets with screws and plugs.
  • Available options:
    • Integrated LED lighting for each individual train
    • Integrated power supply with power switch, white power chord and optional dimmer
    • Integrated door lock in each module
    • Powered track on each shelf
    • Integrated roller stand on any shelf

Packaging and shipment

Glaskasten display cases are shipped in specially developed, sturdy box, which minimises the chance of damage. That is also why we only use carriers that specialise in transporting valuable products.

Additional information


179 cm


73 cm


17 cm

Maximum train length per shelf

177 cm

Net weight (without models)

43 kg

Maximum load per module shelf (models)

6 kg

Maximum cabinet weight (including models)

83 kg

Power consumption

65 W

All Glaskasten products are designed and manufactured in the EU.
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