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by m.levin
Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: m.levin's layout thread
Replies: 1959
Views: 177252

Re: m.levin's layout thread

After a few issues with Hattons I didn’t get the track I ordered when I planned for it.
But now I finally have the track and I have started to lay it, working on my over base board return loop and heading down towards the under baseboard return loop.
by m.levin
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Sad news
Replies: 63
Views: 1812

Re: Sad news

AND their parents pay for the restoration. Why should the parents pay? That comment is complete rubbish!! Some parents struggle with control over their kids, some it’s down to not being interested and some it down to the child having behaviour problems (ADHD) I suffer with ADHD and my son also has ...
by m.levin
Sun Dec 31, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Birmingham New Street and Brettell Road in P4
Replies: 1324
Views: 170459

Re: Birmingham New Street and Brettell Road in P4

Jim S-W wrote:
m.levin wrote:You any photos of your wet patches under good lighting?


Here you go

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Thanks Jim
by m.levin
Sun Dec 24, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Anyone know??
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Anyone know??

Hi

Found this item on eBay, on the photo behind the standard 4 is a wagon/coach. Anyone any idea what type it is?

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre ... 1950256695
by m.levin
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: General Advice About Scratchbuilding.
Replies: 21
Views: 565

Re: General Advice About Scratchbuilding.

Dave wrote:
mumbles wrote:Levington mk1 for example

Wasn't Levington the test layout for the Hornby Trackmat :lol:


No Hornby would go that low, they needed something with a little more quality!
by m.levin
Thu Dec 14, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Modelling Southern Railways/Region
Replies: 9
Views: 429

Re: Modelling Southern Railways/Region

I have a good book, might be the same as Mountin is discribing. Some good info?
I say have, had lent it out and not seen it since, can’t remember the name of it, but was very useful.
by m.levin
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: m.levin's layout thread
Replies: 1959
Views: 177252

Re: m.levin's layout thread

mumbles wrote:I'm waiting for Martin to tell you all his track story :lol:


its a long story!! about 10yards long!
by m.levin
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: m.levin's layout thread
Replies: 1959
Views: 177252

Re: m.levin's layout thread

nickbrad wrote:Just been catching up on this thread, I may have some parts for your footbridge laying around somewhere. Gimme a few days and i'll see what I can dig out. Fantastic layout btw.


would help, thanks for even just having a look.
by m.levin
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:10 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: General Advice About Scratchbuilding.
Replies: 21
Views: 565

Re: General Advice About Scratchbuilding.

No one picks up a knife and knocks together something that is 100%, but me because I am the bestest!!
you will learn your own techniques and corner cutting techniques.
by m.levin
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:05 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Birmingham New Street and Brettell Road in P4
Replies: 1324
Views: 170459

Re: Birmingham New Street and Brettell Road in P4

Hi Jim

You any photos of your wet patches under good lighting?
I ask as I wish to model a few wet patches myself.
by m.levin
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Just starting out
Replies: 64
Views: 2651

Re: Just starting out

Looks good, I like the parking pay point.
by m.levin
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Mumbles Southern Garage Layout II
Replies: 234
Views: 7361

Re: Southern Garage Layout II

I like your adjustable gradient idea.
by m.levin
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: m.levin's layout thread
Replies: 1959
Views: 177252

Re: m.levin's layout thread

It's interesting to see how much space a full HST takes up....a lot! It looks the business already and don't worry about the Oxfords, they won't look as good as the Jouefs. Did you order some Keen close couplers? I'd like to see how well they work/how easy to fit....might need floor surgery. Have y...
by m.levin
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: m.levin's layout thread
Replies: 1959
Views: 177252

Re: m.levin's layout thread

Lee wrote:Thanks for the pic update Mart, any chance of a full layout pic if that is possible :?: i love to see this stage of the layouts 8)

Thanks

Lee


I will when I can work out how to attach a photo from my phone

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