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by mjb1961
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet

Mission Aborted folks ,,,,wife said the 100mm cellotex was too high and any embankment would look silly also I fear I would have problems keeping the track fixed down ,,,the new plan is to build the embankment with wood supports and mdf top and I might use the cellotex for the front of the embankmen...
by mjb1961
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet

Have had a bit of a set back ,the cellotex came unstuck,the b and q no more nails didn't hold it,I have reglued it with gripfill,I'm hoping that will be ok ,then I found that nothing would stick to the foil face of the cellotex so yesterday I had the tedious job of removing it,after a couple of hour...
by mjb1961
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet

Thanks Dublo,,,
by mjb1961
Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Layout Rebuild,,,no name as yet

Hi ,,,,after a couple of years of not really being 100% happy with my layout I decided to take it all up and try to recreate something more exciting :D :D ,,,I bought a couple of wardie master models girder bridges which are going to be incorporated in the upper level track,,which is twin tracks run...
by mjb1961
Sat Mar 30, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: www.SevernModels.com
Replies: 2
Views: 262

www.SevernModels.com

Hi all ,,,,went to a dolls house miniture exhibition today with the wife ,funny enough there was a seller whose website is the title,he sells oo,n and o gauge fine scale brass kits ,the one that caught my eye was the signal box interior for £13 ,,,,oo gauge,I know some of you guys look like kit buil...
by mjb1961
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Girder bridge colour?
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: Girder bridge colour?

Hi Dublo and Mountain and thankyou for your replies,,,,I'm modelling early to mid sixties ,mainly steam and the layout is more rural than towny ,,I think I will go a Matt or semi sheen grey ,,,I wire brushed one of them down because it was painted gloss grey and quite heavy,underneath was a brown c...
by mjb1961
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Girder bridge colour?
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: Girder bridge colour?

Hi Dublo and Mountain and thankyou for your replies,,,,I'm modelling early to mid sixties ,mainly steam and the layout is more rural than towny ,,I think I will go a Matt or semi sheen grey ,,,I wire brushed one of them down because it was painted gloss grey and quite heavy,underneath was a brown co...
by mjb1961
Wed Mar 27, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Girder bridge colour?
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Girder bridge colour?

Just bought two wardie master models girder bridges no 68,they are two different colours of which I already new so I want to respray them to match each other ,,,what colour would be 'sort of right ',,,I'm thinking red oxide or grey ,both in a Matt finish ,,what do you guys think ,,,,mjb
by mjb1961
Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Frontington & Backwoods Railway
Replies: 54
Views: 2130

Re: Frontington & Backwoods Railway

Hi ,,,,your static grass is good ,I've also decided on adding static grass to my layout ,I bought one of those tea strainer types off eBay ,hopefully it will turn out as good as yours,,mjb
by mjb1961
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Layout Thoughts
Replies: 3
Views: 250

Re: Layout Thoughts

Have a look at 6i hornby
by mjb1961
Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Welcome / Terms And Conditions / Guest Book
Topic: Hi....
Replies: 8
Views: 261

Re: Hi....

Hi and welcome yarisman ,,,,what part of the country do you reside,,tell us also your plans for your layout ,,,mjb
by mjb1961
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Static grass applicator
Replies: 3
Views: 170

Re: Static grass applicator

Thankyou Timbersurf,,very helpful,,,mjb
by mjb1961
Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Well I didn't know that,,,
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: Well I didn't know that,,,

Thankyou mountain,very interesting,,,,mjb
by mjb1961
Sun Mar 10, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Well I didn't know that,,,
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Well I didn't know that,,,

Went to Barmouth today ,on the beach with the family,gale force wind,rain and sand storm but still had a good time ,but while walking around the town and approaching the railway level crossing ,the barriers were up ,started to cross ,seen a train coming ,we stopped dead and moved back and watched th...
by mjb1961
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Static grass applicator
Replies: 3
Views: 170

Static grass applicator

Hi ,,,,been thinking about having a go at some static grass oo my layout ,,the question is ,,those of you who have done this what type of applicator did you use ,IE,,,the proper peco one or the homemade tea strainer type ,,,I will want to use all different lengths of grass upto 10mm at least ,,,also...

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