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by monty2420
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Brick road bridge, Superquick or Metcalfe?
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Re: Brick road bridge, Superquick or Metcalfe?

Hi Gary B I have quite a few building kits from Metcalfe, ok can be a bit fiddly but once you have built a few they are fine. My layout is in the garage and all is subject to winter and summer weather. If you let the kit dry 24hrs then lightly spray with hair lacquer they will hold the colour and yo...
by monty2420
Tue Feb 26, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Metcalfe Tapered Retaining Walls
Replies: 0
Views: 103

Metcalfe Tapered Retaining Walls

Would anyone in the railway modelling world have a Metcalfe retaining wall kit in the
stone PO249
This can be parts or an unopened kit i need the two smaller arches and incline,
this is to finish a project Im working on at present.
Thank you for any help.
Monty2420 :)
by monty2420
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Metcalfe Station
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Re: Metcalfe Station

Hi Tony thank you for the lead.
I have the PO320 in my layout wanted the slight difference in models for
another part of the layout i am thinking of overlaying this one with a printed stone
paper.
Monty :)
by monty2420
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Metcalfe Station
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Metcalfe Station

Hi Floks Dont know if i am in the right spot but i am looking a Metcalfe card built station its the older model their code is PO230 I would accept a ready built providing its in reasonable condition. Or could you point me to a possible dealer who may have old stock. All help is welcome. Monty 2420 :...
by monty2420
Tue Aug 21, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Class20.
Replies: 4
Views: 306

Re: Class20.

Hi Bigmet. All Hornby track and the Class 20 approx age 2008 all other locos and rolling stock behaving as is. one fly in the ointment is my 2012 LMS princess class 462 front bogie will not stay on the tracks. Tracks are checked for debris each time its used. All good voltage supply to all cleaned w...
by monty2420
Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Class20.
Replies: 4
Views: 306

Class20.

Hi All
I have a Class 20 Railfreight livery no 20118
It jumps off on the points or crossovers any one help?
in there something i can do to improve this all
points etc are clear of stray ballast/spiders etc.
Monty :? :?
by monty2420
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Hornby Dublo Crane Jacks.
Replies: 4
Views: 305

Re: Hornby Dublo Crane Jacks.

Hi Bufferstop
I read you can do a bit of 3D printing any chance you could do
a couple of jacks for me let me know your cost for this.
Would be much appreciated.
Monty.
by monty2420
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: By Passing DCC
Replies: 5
Views: 327

Re: By Passing DCC

Thanks all I am used to repairing all older locos but did not want to crack this one, now all fixed motor wise any clue on how i keep the front bogie on the track its driving me nuts.Kids bought me the set in 2012 Diamond Jubilee and have hardly used it because its annoying trying keep it on the rai...
by monty2420
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: By Passing DCC
Replies: 5
Views: 327

By Passing DCC

Hi I have a LMS diamond Jubilee 462 princess class loco fitted for dcc working. As I don't run dcc can anyone show/ tell me how to by pass the socket in the tender I am having constant problems with the fine wire running from the engine breaking from the mini connector. Soldering is out because of t...
by monty2420
Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Hornby Dublo Crane Jacks.
Replies: 4
Views: 305

Re: Hornby Dublo Crane Jacks.

Hi Bufferstop
Do you know of anyone who can do this?
Monty
by monty2420
Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Hornby Dublo Crane Jacks.
Replies: 4
Views: 305

Hornby Dublo Crane Jacks.

Monty back with a request!
Im looking the jacks for my Dublo (3 rail) crane again some
very ridiculous pricing out there £26 !!!!! for the four. i don't mind paying
but come on. :P :P :P :P
Let me know if you have any spare to sell at a decent price.

Monty 2420
by monty2420
Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Hornby Rail-freight wagons
Replies: 3
Views: 218

Re: Hornby Rail-freight wagons

Hi Mountain thank you for your reply. Yes I have some of the original brown vans and open wagons which i am happy to have if available from fellow followers of this forum. I have been building up my red/black vans particularly Hornby 00 but a small brake on fleabay £24 used :shock: a van unboxed use...
by monty2420
Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Hornby Rail-freight wagons
Replies: 3
Views: 218

Hornby Rail-freight wagons

Hi All
has any one railfreight wagons for sale at a decent price,fleabby :o :o have some
but crazy prices let me know if you have some.
Monty2420
by monty2420
Thu Mar 15, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: chassis and motor
Replies: 1
Views: 192

chassis and motor

Any one have a spare chassis c/motor for a 06 class 040
Hornby this is for a a project so don't need the body work.
Let me know if you can help.
Thanks
Monty 2420 :) :)
by monty2420
Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Hornby Magazines
Replies: 1
Views: 263

Hornby Magazines

Any one interested in Hornby Magazines I am clearing the man cave/workshop and have mags going back to 2014. Free to like minded railway modellers or club. Collection only as I live in Northern Ireland. I will keep them for two weeks then off to my local dentist,doctors surgeries and hairdressers! M...

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