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by Dave
Sat May 26, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Welcome / Terms And Conditions / Guest Book
Topic: Shunting ideas.
Replies: 17
Views: 404

Re: Shunting ideas.

Welcome aboard
by Dave
Fri May 25, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Are Model Shows Worth Visiting?
Replies: 47
Views: 871

Re: Are Model Shows Worth Visiting?

Are Model Shows Worth Visiting? What are your expectations? because the bottom line is that the vast majority of shows are put on by enthusiastic amateurs, who do so for the love of their hobby... I have experience with a show that has operated at both ends of the scale. A large location with good f...
by Dave
Wed May 23, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Bridport Club Open Day 27th May
Replies: 7
Views: 131

Re: Bridport Club Open Day 27th May

If you're not too far away and fancy a day out. We are in the process of having the kitchen ripped out, room gutted, and a new one fitted... For the weekend it will be an empty shell with the new plaster and floor drying...The wife is working all weekend... Yes I fancy a day out, but unfortunately ...
by Dave
Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Pins or glue
Replies: 10
Views: 280

Re: Pins or glue

D605Eagle wrote: wont distort the track.


Tight enough to grip, but not too tight as to cause damage:

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by Dave
Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: In from the cold... Pete's new (not just) N Gauge adventures
Replies: 36
Views: 1304

Re: In from the cold... Pete's new (not just) N Gauge adventures

I like the finishes on the shops, they have been around a while 8)
by Dave
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Little Stainsacre
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Little Stainsacre

Thanks for the interest folks.

Eastern wrote:Will you have open countryside or an urban theme?

A bit of both actually, I am planning some buildings for the left end and back to hide the loop, and then leave the front open.
by Dave
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Little Stainsacre
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Little Stainsacre

Oh yes.

Complete with 10" radius ends 8)
by Dave
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: Dead on shelf.
Replies: 10
Views: 264

Re: Dead on shelf.

I have a BM Class 20 with a BM chip that looses its identity quite often.

It will just decide not to go. A quick reset of the address and away it goes, sometimes for days, sometimes for months.
by Dave
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Little Stainsacre
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Little Stainsacre

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Scale: 00

Type: Continuous run

Size: Small

Construction: 4mm ply and PVA glue

Masterplan: Making it up as I go

Progress to date: Wood glued, track stuck down, electrics installed, Landscaping started.

First picture:

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by Dave
Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Dad-1 - Workbench - West Bay Wagon Works
Replies: 880
Views: 38077

Re: Dad-1 - Workbench - West Bay Wagon Works

You never fail to impress me...

Are you a 24 hour modeller, or do you waste time on those mundane things like eating, drinking and sleeping :lol:
by Dave
Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: East Cheltwell
Replies: 330
Views: 41467

Re: East Cheltwell

Eastern wrote:You do have to shake it though and the metal lid sometimes falls out putting static grass everywhere!

Interesting, both my bottles are 100% plastic.
by Dave
Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland
Replies: 742
Views: 41345

Re: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland

railwayjim wrote:As for the open day, haha, all I can say, as I am sworn to secrecy (for now) is, May will be a good month for everyone to see Millsend closely!

I suspect that there is no truth in the rumour that there is a NRM bus tour taking place :wink: :lol:
by Dave
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland
Replies: 742
Views: 41345

Re: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland

A good looking addition 8)
by Dave
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Changing my layout again?!
Replies: 32
Views: 1208

Re: New Layout, needs naming

I am a fan of grimy stone work too. Looking forward to seeing more develop 8)
by Dave
Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: St.Oval - A scenic Set Track Oval
Replies: 375
Views: 37730

Re: St.Oval - A scenic Set Track Oval

Thanks Geoff, and a personal mention in the movie as well, I am honoured.

So simple yet so effective, a truly lovely layout.

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