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by clive61
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: locos with smoke on ebay
Replies: 22
Views: 535

Re: locos with smoke on ebay

Many thanks to dublo and mahoganydog,

Tried oo gauge smoke and yep 376 results, and thanks for the advice Jim, will certainly watch what I bid on, I have five atm all from ebay and touch wood, they`re performing well.

Thanks again guys.

Clive.
by clive61
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: locos with smoke on ebay
Replies: 22
Views: 535

locos with smoke on ebay

Hi to everyone logged in, I am trying to find oo gauge steam loco`s with working smoke generators on Ebay but not having much luck with my searches, I have tried different variations in the search bar eg: hornby locos with smoke etc,etc,etc but only a handful of results come up and different results...
by clive61
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: duchess body
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: duchess body

Thank you,
That has saved me a few quid.
by clive61
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: duchess body
Replies: 2
Views: 189

duchess body

Hello to everyone logged in,

Can anyone tell me if all Duchess class bodies will fit on my early R066 "duchess of Sutherland" chassis.

Many thanks to all who reads my post and offers their help.

Clive.
by clive61
Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: white smoke oil
Replies: 2
Views: 135

white smoke oil

Hi to everyone logged in at the moment, I may have asked this question before but I seem to have lost some of the threads from previous posts, Is it safe to put baby oil into smoke generated loco`s to have realistic white smoke coking out of the chimney? if its not does anyone know what product is a...
by clive61
Thu Jul 13, 2017 2:57 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: smoke oil
Replies: 7
Views: 477

smoke oil

Hi to everyone online atm, Does anyone know if its possible to buy smoke oil that produces the white sort of cloudy smoke seen on full size steam engines and where to get it from?, Hornby`s sachets R521 just gives out little wisps of grey smoke and is not what i`m after, is there anything I can add ...
by clive61
Sat Jul 23, 2016 3:40 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: vacumn pipes
Replies: 3
Views: 378

Re: vacumn pipes

Thanks guys.

I`ve got such a lot to learn, nice to know there are people willing to offer their help.

Again, many thanks.

Clive.
by clive61
Fri Jul 22, 2016 2:09 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: vacumn pipes
Replies: 3
Views: 378

vacumn pipes

Hello to everyone online at this time. I have recently purchased a KNELLER HALL from a auction and I have only just realised there is no hole in the buffer beam thingy ( I`m relatively new to modelling and still learning the correct names for things so if i`ve called this by the wrong name please fo...
by clive61
Fri May 27, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: restaurant cars
Replies: 5
Views: 501

restaurant cars

Hello to everyone online atm. I am slowly building up my stock of RTR LMS coaches Hornby R474/475 and Hornby BR R442/443, I am looking for restaurant/buffet coaches for both but can`t seem to find any on E-Bay or in adverts in Model Rail. Did Hornby make any for these R numbers ? and can someone tel...
by clive61
Tue Apr 12, 2016 1:30 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: fire buckets
Replies: 5
Views: 436

Re: fire buckets

Thanks guys, I actually have a white fence waiting to go on the layout so thats a definite and the ones on the building side also appeal to me, both look so real and natural, I will definitely place two lots as per photos. I have been looking through some old editions of Model Rail and Railway Model...
by clive61
Mon Apr 11, 2016 6:02 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: fire buckets
Replies: 5
Views: 436

fire buckets

Hello to everyone ( again ). I am ( very slowly ) building a GWR fifties style station and I have a couple of questions that ( if replied to ) would help me a great deal. 1, Can you give me your opinions on fire buckets and stands you have on your own layouts please? some photos would help a great d...
by clive61
Wed Apr 06, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: instruction sheets
Replies: 9
Views: 634

Re: instruction sheets

Thank you all so much for taking the time to read my post and offer assistance, there is certainly a lot for me to take in and think about where I go from here and I now know the reason why when i`ve gone to exhibitions, only 2 so far, I haven`t seen many layouts with smoking engines ( I was too emb...
by clive61
Wed Apr 06, 2016 6:19 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: instruction sheets
Replies: 9
Views: 634

Re: instruction sheets

Hi, thanks for your reply, had a look and downloaded sheets. this may sound like a stupid question but i`m new to modelling and still learning and as this is the first of what I hope is many purchases of engines with smoke generators, where do I put the smoke oil and how much do I put in, the only p...
by clive61
Fri Apr 01, 2016 12:22 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: instruction sheets
Replies: 9
Views: 634

instruction sheets

Hi to everyone, I have just bought a Hornby R532 class 2800 2-8-0 which has a working smoke generator and glowing firebox, I have yet to receive it and I was wondering if anyone has a maintenance sheet and operating instructions that they would like to share with me. Thank you for taking the time to...
by clive61
Thu Jan 21, 2016 2:06 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: A HARD DAYS NIGHT
Replies: 10
Views: 1074

Re: A HARD DAYS NIGHT

Many thanks to all who replied. I did look it up on wikipedia and there were lots of references to where different scenes were shot and Marylebone and West Somerset are mentioned but I could not find any reference to the class and name ( didn`t look hard enough ). GWR fan,you`re right of course when...

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