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by Garyw1960
Mon Apr 02, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: rolling stock useful site
Replies: 2
Views: 317

Re: rolling stock useful site

Looks like it...different web address. Gary
by Garyw1960
Mon Apr 02, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: rolling stock useful site
Replies: 2
Views: 317

rolling stock useful site

I hope this is allowed...found a useful site via a link from another modeller.

www.igg.org.uk

It gives loads of information for detailing rolling stock..position of decals etc.

Regards

Gary
by Garyw1960
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Dapol Kits
Replies: 2
Views: 339

Dapol Kits

Hi all, Just completed the 16T mineral wagon, no problems, went together well, Old age and sight being the major issues for me! The connectors: I have started rebuying small wagons etc. I want some opinions on what connectors to use . At this early stage it would be no problem to convert to one size...
by Garyw1960
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Varnish????
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Varnish????

Comprehensive debate and answers there...Thanks.

Gary
by Garyw1960
Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Varnish????
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Varnish????

Mountain wrote:What sort of items? Varnish is usually used to protect.

Locos mainly. Cant indrstand as weathering is usually matt with gloss for special effects...
by Garyw1960
Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Varnish????
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Varnish????

Seen a few items for sale..gloss varnish applied...why is this done? Thanks Gary
by Garyw1960
Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Lumsdonia - Wagon Load Tarpaulin Sheet Printer LIVE
Replies: 42
Views: 1234

Re: Lumsdonia - Wagon Load Tarpaulin Sheet Printer LIVE

Hi Gary All the parameters are changed by changing text, then macros do the actual sizing. Thus the look is driven by data, hence I can record the data as a text file (with a macro) and save, then call up a file and import it and with macros change the look to that file type at will. The only probl...
by Garyw1960
Thu Mar 08, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Lumsdonia - Wagon Load Tarpaulin Sheet Printer LIVE
Replies: 42
Views: 1234

Re: Lumsdonia - Wagon Load Tarpaulin Sheet Printer LIVE

Hi, thanks for providing these tarps , most useful. VBA....sucking eggs time...have you tried recording resizing as a macro, VBA written for you. Add this to a button called size to and you are away. Saw your first post...grest idea, would love to have the unlocked file to see iff I could add macros...

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