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by TimberSurf
Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: More eBay nonsense...........
Replies: 96
Views: 8203

Re: More eBay nonsense...........

:lol: :lol: No, Now stop it. :lol: :lol: NO STOP! I'm laughing too hard! https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/REAL-TIMBER-LOADS-2-For-00-Gauge-Bachmann-Mainline-Coal-mineral-Wagons/333892277557?hash=item4dbd87d535:g:XJEAAOSwi5xeGhNr HEY SOUS!! £10.10 for a few matchsticks. It must be a joke surely?! Thanks E...
by TimberSurf
Mon Feb 22, 2021 3:53 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: m.levin's layout thread
Replies: 1978
Views: 259550

Re: m.levin's layout thread

I advocate aluminium sheet for strength, with a printed sheet on top and covered with perspex. It just means that you can disasemble later and replaced the paper print if it changes or fades. https://www.newrailwaymodellers.co.uk/Forums/viewtopic.php?f=22&t=44849&start=195
by TimberSurf
Sat Feb 20, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Narrow Gauge Model Railway
Topic: PNP's O-16.5 Workbench
Replies: 323
Views: 44063

Re: PNP's O-16.5 Workbench

That's terrific, I love animated stuff, the build looks great too! I have played with Arduino's, but connecting with phones is beyond me! (busy learning 3D printing, so Arduino projects are on hold)
by TimberSurf
Sun Feb 14, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

Vidbit 20
Wondering what the options are to build up the height of your layout? Here I discuss the various options of materials and methods you can employ! https://youtu.be/OikRohbK2qw
by TimberSurf
Sun Feb 14, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

Vidbit 19
How to save money and always have a sharp blade in your cutting knife! https://youtu.be/DhmfQimP1q8
by TimberSurf
Wed Jan 27, 2021 11:53 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

Lumsdonia link suggestion Writing from the USA. Your website "links" are especially helpful for finding UK stuff by us OO types not in the UK. Thanks for your efforts. I found a "vehicle" link you may wish to add. I've built a couple of their kits and they're quite nice. See: ht...
by TimberSurf
Tue Jan 26, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: St. Blazey's - My first layout - Stage 3 Building
Replies: 978
Views: 111589

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

If it's metal, sweep the floor with a magnet
by TimberSurf
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: Narrow Gauge Model Railway
Topic: PNP's O-16.5 Workbench
Replies: 323
Views: 44063

Re: PNP's O-16.5 Workbench

If the grain of wheat are not to current hungry, you could set their brightness with the arduino, or introduce some gas flicker!
by TimberSurf
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: New / Old - Little Weldon
Replies: 333
Views: 38503

Re: New / Old - Little Weldon

I think Flock has been around since day dot! Certainly from Javis and Hornby in the 70's and maybe earlier for less well known makes. Before that, the earliest boards were probably just painted, but at some point later, someone must have twigged that if you mix sawdust into paint and brush it on, yo...
by TimberSurf
Sun Jan 03, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

My Youtube Channel is finally get some traction (a lot to do with a more open subject about Dremels in VidBit 17 that appeals to a wider audience and more readily found in searches). So I now have over 500 subs (followers) Tis traditional to do a competition (or at least special video) when round nu...
by TimberSurf
Mon Dec 21, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside and Northbridge - Maybe Sometime!
Replies: 829
Views: 120222

Re: Gateside and Northbridge - Maybe Sometime!

:o :evil: Doh! :roll:


Hopefully the next residence may have a bit more height/space! :D
by TimberSurf
Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

A question that repeatedly comes up on forums and the FB groups is what "Youtube channels are best/do you follow?"
So I thought I would list the most popular/top channels that I know of, for others to easily find them.http://www.lumsdonia.co.uk/ytlinks.html
by TimberSurf
Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

Oct 2020

Mylayout/Diorama pages added to, to include the Boche Buster http://www.lumsdonia.co.uk/gallery_diorama_3.html
by TimberSurf
Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

Jun 2020
As I have acquired a 3D printer, I am now doing a weekly Vlog about it called Draw ‘n’ Print 3D Series https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCTwvG8n5YcQHZpGcBmAI4yephiIykEeH

3D Print Gallery added http://www.lumsdonia.co.uk/gallery_3dprints.html
by TimberSurf
Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 124
Views: 14893

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

May 2020
The Vid Bit series started in November last year, are now going out, as of April, on a weekly basis! Some personal musing but mostly great Tip’s check it out here Vid Bit’s Video Series https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCTwvG8n5YcQOIld0wVOynNG64FGPH6NI

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