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by Dave
Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Beaminster, Dorset. 12th Jan 2019 Exhibition
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Re: Beaminster, Dorset. 12th Jan 2019 Exhibition

I cannot believe another year has slid past.

And another great looking diorama sees the light of day.
by Dave
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Welcome / Terms And Conditions / Guest Book
Topic: New to railway modelling
Replies: 13
Views: 195

Re: New to railway modelling

Welcome aboard Pierre
by Dave
Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Narrow Gauge Model Railway
Topic: How Did You Become A Narrow Gauge Modeller?
Replies: 14
Views: 274

Re: How Did You Become A Narrow Gauge Modeller?

PinkNosedPenguin wrote:Is that home-made track? And in what scale?


Yes I built the track, it’s 16.2 mm gauge with the scenics at 7mm
by Dave
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Narrow Gauge Model Railway
Topic: How Did You Become A Narrow Gauge Modeller?
Replies: 14
Views: 274

Re: How Did You Become A Narrow Gauge Modeller?

Wouldn't class myself as a NG modeller, although I did have a quick dabble a few years ago. Perhaps I should have another go:

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by Dave
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Mill Lane Depot - Under Construction
Replies: 30
Views: 2189

Re: Mill Lane Depot - Under Construction

looking forward to it 8)
by Dave
Tue Jan 08, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Little Stainsacre
Replies: 27
Views: 1190

Re: Little Stainsacre

Almost a year on from when I started, and the original four feet by two feet idea has morphed into a straight forward three feet square. This allows for a simple loop of first radius curves. As it is constant radius you do actually get smoother running rather than the jerk onto short straights. The ...
by Dave
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Cannings Cross
Replies: 39
Views: 1568

Re: Cannings Cross

New looking dremel box and instructions... was that a Christmas present :lol:
by Dave
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland
Replies: 826
Views: 52981

Re: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland

Thought I would keep my thread alive with a few recent shots.


Nothing wrong with that Jim, there are plenty of us who enjoy seeing your railway
by Dave
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 268
Views: 9148

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

I have a mate with a 00 scale robin on his layout :shock:

It sits on a spade stuck in the ground in a garden.
by Dave
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Narrow Gauge Model Railway
Topic: Shall I swap scale/gauge to 0-16.5?
Replies: 222
Views: 10477

Re: Shall I swap scale/gauge to 0-16.5?

Keep it up PNP, I am almost tempted to find that little box of NG stuff that I have stored away.
by Dave
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Other Model Railway Manufacturers and Gauges
Topic: Dapol / Airfix / Mainline - Same Company ?
Replies: 30
Views: 4674

Re: Dapol / Airfix / Mainline - Same Company ?

Mike Parkes wrote:Old thread I know but reading...


Wow, it certainly was an old thread Mike, An interesting post though 8)
by Dave
Sat Jan 05, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Welcome / Terms And Conditions / Guest Book
Topic: Hello All
Replies: 17
Views: 195

Re: Hello All

Welcome aboard Marcus
by Dave
Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Easy Chopper/Cutter.
Replies: 10
Views: 281

Re: Easy Chopper/Cutter.

Something like these https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vitrex-Tile-Trim-Mitre-Cutting-Shears-For-Plastic-Trim-And-Other-Light-Material/312354447024 I would suggest that something priced at a fiver including postage will last as long as you can hold your breath. My old grandmother had a saying, ‘Buy cheap ...
by Dave
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Lima Class 60 Body removal
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: Lima Class 60 Body removal

I think this could be your answer: Not my text The bodies of many Lima locos are simply attached to the chassis by several locating lugs on both sides of the loco - I am thinking Class 37 here where the lugs are clearly visible under the driver's cab doors. (some classes - e.g. 20 & 47 require r...
by Dave
Fri Dec 28, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Decision time - the sale of the century
Replies: 11
Views: 474

Re: Decision time - the sale of the century

Hymirl wrote:Regardless of the price its only a deal if you actually want it. Buying things because its a deal is not a money saver.

Exactly 8)

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