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by peterbunce
Fri Dec 12, 2014 9:56 am
Forum: Large Gauge Model Railway - including 1, O, and S
Topic: Southern Pacific narrow-gauge 4-6-0
Replies: 9
Views: 1401

Re: Southern Pacific narrow-gauge 4-6-0

Hi, You could use the Humbrol Metalcote range of paints./ They can be applied with a brush, so no masking required. They are quite thin - buy a new pot and use it for the loco, dries in 20 minutes or so, then polish it (use a cotton bud), and varnish it for protection. I have used them to good effec...
by peterbunce
Wed Dec 10, 2014 9:08 pm
Forum: Large Gauge Model Railway - including 1, O, and S
Topic: Where to begin? - A Garden Railway
Replies: 16
Views: 4555

Re: Where to begin? - A Garden Railway

Hi, I have a garden railway, and nickel silver track is much better - yes it will still get an oxide coat but it is not as much as brass. I use Peco G45, for all its faults (not enough parts - just points and track) with an LGB red plastic track cleaner. I model Colorado in the 1880's and build most...
by peterbunce
Tue Aug 09, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Class 150 Track Recording Unit
Replies: 1
Views: 442

Re: Class 150 Track Recording Unit

Hi, You could try George Dent, or Model Rail issue 150 where the vehicles were covered; his blog of 19 Oct 2010 has something on it which may help and give you a lead to George. PH Models do a set of parts for it as well see http://www.phd-design.co.uk/Products/Network%20Rail%20150/Network%20Rail%20...

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