history of Wesa

Item number: Wesa (4267)


Category: Wesa


Company history and description of the company WESAG AG from Bern, Switzerland

In 1945 the company was founded by the engineer Hans Sandmeier in Bern. At the beginning they produced model railroads of the gage 13 mm in the scale 1:110 for alternating current.
From 1950 the adaptation of alternating current occurred on direct current. The railways were exported into approx. 80 countries.
In 1966 the production of the model railroads was stopped.

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