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by TimberSurf
Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Re: BARGAINS!
Replies: 373
Views: 142959

Re: BARGAINS!

They may have run out now, but there is one left in Wrexham, Urban Rambler starter set, £49.99, came out on the 15th :o .
From 5th Dec trestles £14.99 https://www.lidl.co.uk/en/p/diy/powerfi ... tle/p27854
by TimberSurf
Fri Nov 29, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Not a layout - but railway modelling
Replies: 227
Views: 38134

Re: Not a layout - but railway modelling

Simply charming! :D
by TimberSurf
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: New layout
Replies: 93
Views: 7784

Re: New layout

That looks pretty good! Just think about some grime and rusty rails now :)
by TimberSurf
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Dad-1 - Workbench - West Bay Wagon Works
Replies: 1103
Views: 75414

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

Ask Peco to swap it for a modern one, win win
by TimberSurf
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: New / Old - Little Weldon
Replies: 210
Views: 16591

Re: New / Old - Little Weldon

My website has a complete guide to dimming http://www.lumsdonia.co.uk/dimming.html
by TimberSurf
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Dad-1 - Workbench - West Bay Wagon Works
Replies: 1103
Views: 75414

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

I like the sun bleached grass near the top of the embankment! :)
by TimberSurf
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: St. Blazey's - My first layout - Stage 3 Building
Replies: 793
Views: 67520

Re: St. Blazey's - My first layout - Stage 3 Building

Did you win the lottery then? lol :o :lol:
How does Russia fit in Cornwall?
by TimberSurf
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: St. Blazey's - My first layout - Stage 3 Building
Replies: 793
Views: 67520

Re: St. Blazey's - My first layout - Stage 3 Building

Measure (count) twice, cut (order) once! :lol:

At least you can get the same again easily :D
by TimberSurf
Wed Oct 02, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside and Northbridge
Replies: 754
Views: 86415

Re: Gateside and Northbridge

That is very thin, Jabolite is cheaper per meter and is 25mm thick, much better insulation factor.
by TimberSurf
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Wandle Park
Replies: 93
Views: 7776

Re: Wandle Park

looks great lit with the people in it :D
by TimberSurf
Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland
Replies: 849
Views: 70566

Re: Millsend Layout - OO Gauge Sixties Midland

Very sad to see it go! Truly been an inspiration and literally one of my three favourite layouts ever!
A sad loss. :cry:
Thanks for sharing it and best of wishes for were ever your interests take you. :)
by TimberSurf
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: New discoveries???
Topic: Megapoints Controller (Point Servos)
Replies: 24
Views: 8940

Re: Megapoints Controller (Point Servos)

There are a number of suppliers that do less than 12 per board, look at Peco, heathcote,dingoservo,walthers to name a few, or you could build your own from discrete components or an Arduino!
by TimberSurf
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside and Northbridge
Replies: 754
Views: 86415

Re: Gateside and Northbridge - a Concept I can not let Die!!!!

Start practising the Lotus position! :o :lol:
by TimberSurf
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Mainly 3D Printed LNER Locomotives in N gauge
Replies: 126
Views: 14578

Re: Mainly 3D Printed LNER Locomotives in N gauge

I like every picture!
The brass wagons look awesome, I cant believe your patience for such small brasswork! :o
by TimberSurf
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside and Northbridge
Replies: 754
Views: 86415

Re: Gateside and Northbridge - a Concept I can not let Die!!!!

Hi Jim, I'm liking the sounds drifting this way. Don't be afraid of big, but keep it simple. It looks like you've noted many lessons of design and skimping can lead to problems but don't build a battleship, 6 mm ply should be fine and honeycomb reinforcing from the same material can work. My questi...

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