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by manna
Sun May 19, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: St.Oval - A scenic Set Track Oval
Replies: 445
Views: 45378

Re: St.Oval - A scenic Set Track Oval

G'Day Gents

I have built a Rapport, with my local tyre replacement company, I now have access to their lead weight bin !! :D

manna
by manna
Sun May 05, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN,
Replies: 418
Views: 43397

Re: Edgware GN,

G'Day Gents

Thanks for the comment JoshV8. New update, a bit of work on the B1, a tender from GBL, has been acquired, and made into a runner, bit pushed for time at the moment, so I'll leave it, on how I made the tender chassis for another day, if that's alright with you.

manna
by manna
Wed May 01, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 41
Views: 2659

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

Looks Bl**dy good to me, something to do when you 'retire' :D

manna
by manna
Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN,
Replies: 418
Views: 43397

Re: Edgware GN,

G'Day Gents Had the J1 running, but it's a but stuttery, so I'll bring it back inside and threaten it with a large Hammer :o In the meantime, having a go at another fairly quick project, I bought a a GBL class c 0-6-0 a couple of years back, with thought's of motorizing it one day, well that day has...
by manna
Thu Apr 25, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN,
Replies: 418
Views: 43397

Re: Edgware GN,

G'day Gents. Thank you for the replies, I have to bed the station in, as the ground slopes away gently to the goods yard, I've left a bit extra on the bottom of the walls, that will be carefully cut off to bring the buildings to ground level.The road surface was done with a layer of neat PVA, brushe...
by manna
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 41
Views: 2659

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Ex-Pat

Nothing wrong in that, and a lot further than I've ever got in Brass, I bet now, if you went back to it, you'd finish it in no time. :D

manna
by manna
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Birmingham New Street and Brettell Road in P4
Replies: 1349
Views: 187828

Re: Birmingham New Street and Brettell Road in P4

G'Day Gents

That's a good effect, very nice.

manna
by manna
Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Decisions made
Replies: 76
Views: 2915

Re: Decisions made

G'Day Gents

Have you got some 'Tram' tracks laid in the Street.........interesting. :lol:

manna
by manna
Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Diesel Trains to Glenburnie Station
Replies: 67
Views: 2779

Re: Diesel Trains to Glenburnie Station

G'Day Gents

Looking good, plenty of 'Greenery' :D :D

manna
by manna
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN,
Replies: 418
Views: 43397

Re: Edgware GN,

G'day Gents

Thanks for the reply, yeah, I'll have to do something about that, bit of a chasm for the Fireman. :D

Cost of that station, would have been about 5 quid. :shock:

manna
by manna
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:06 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN,
Replies: 418
Views: 43397

Re: Edgware GN,

G'Day Gents Now that the station is finished, and my Mojo, is back, forward with the tender drives, the quickest to do is the D3, it was more than half finished, but I needed to finish off the inside of the cab, fit lamp irons and screw the body and chassis together, she's been running with a B17 te...
by manna
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:38 am
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 41
Views: 2659

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'day Gents Now that you have made a good job of scratchbuilding some smoke deflectors and a tender cab, will we be seeing scratchbuilt loco's taking to the rails in the near future ??? You have taken the first steps, loco's are built the same, one part at a time, running plate, cab, boiler, try a 0...
by manna
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: what do you hope to achieve from your model railway?
Replies: 35
Views: 834

Re: what do you hope to achieve from your model railway?

G'Day Gents Good question.................Hard answer. So many facets to Model railways,, Track, rolling stock, Locomotives, scenery, RTR, Kit built. Even researching a railway is Fun. But we blend them together to get want we want, and that is what we hope to a achieve, a 'Blend' something that is ...
by manna
Tue Apr 16, 2019 2:18 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street
Replies: 89
Views: 3541

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street

G'Day Gents

Those last pictures look GOOD. :D

manna
by manna
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN,
Replies: 418
Views: 43397

Re: Edgware GN,

G'Day Gents

Thanks for the reply, funny old station, filthy dirty on one side, clean on the other.

manna

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