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by David Bigcheeseplant
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Wooden mineral wagons
Replies: 6
Views: 260

Wooden mineral wagons

Some of my 4mm scale Parkside mineral wagons I have been finishing off. these have etched underframes with sprung wheels and buffers. I wanted to get the unpainted wood look that after a while goes a silver colour. So tried a new method of spraying the body silver and when dry painted a few planks w...
by David Bigcheeseplant
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Building of Overall Roof Branch line Terminus
Replies: 13
Views: 442

Re: Building of Overall Roof Branch line Terminus

I have been planning to model High Wycombe station which was an overall roof trainshed from opening in 1854 till 1864, I am designing it up on Fusion 360 3D software and will cut the parts out using our club laser cutter. The building still exists and so do original drawings which can be imported an...
by David Bigcheeseplant
Sat Oct 27, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Overall Roof Branch line Station
Replies: 22
Views: 461

Re: Overall Roof Branch line Station

This is a list of all the GWR that excised http://www.broadgauge.org.uk/heritage/t ... intro.html nearly 100 of them!


David
by David Bigcheeseplant
Wed May 16, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: RAILEX 2018 26/27 May
Replies: 0
Views: 151

RAILEX 2018 26/27 May

RAILEX 2018 26 & 27 May 2018 http://www.railex.org.uk Stoke Mandeville Stadium Stadium Approach Aylesbury Bucks HP21 9PP Free vintage bus fro Aylesbury railway station 7mm Scale Dock Green, O Gauge, Exhibited by Chaz Harrison, This model depicts a small goods yard in Dock Green, a scruffy indust...
by David Bigcheeseplant
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: Portescap Motor
Replies: 6
Views: 367

Re: Portescap Motor

I have a number of these motors running on DCC all have digitrax chips in them with no problems.
by David Bigcheeseplant
Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Painting advice needed
Replies: 9
Views: 758

Re: Painting advice needed

Use a battery powered ikea coffee frother (£1) to first mix the paint in the tin or jar then decant into an old 35mm film container where white sprit then mix again and transfer to airbrush.

David
by David Bigcheeseplant
Sun May 21, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Railex 2017 27th & 28th May
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

Re: Railex 2017

Railex 2017 is only just under a week away se all the following layouts on the 27th & 28th May http://i63.tinypic.com/k1wbas.jpg Horfield photo by Andy York http://i66.tinypic.com/2mzmcuw.jpg Pempoul photo by Gordon Gravett http://i66.tinypic.com/2s8flm8.jpg Tolesbury Quay photo by Martin Stringer
by David Bigcheeseplant
Tue May 09, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Railex 2017 27th & 28th May
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

Re: Railex 2017

Yes all the traders are confirmed the floor plan is now on our website http://www.railex.org.uk

The traders that come to Railex tend to be the more specialist ones that are not normally seen at other shows.
by David Bigcheeseplant
Tue May 09, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Railex 2017 27th & 28th May
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

Re: Railex 2017

Only a few week to go before Railex.
by David Bigcheeseplant
Tue May 09, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Exhibition Venues
Replies: 26
Views: 1250

Re: Exhibition Venues

Railex 2017 in a few weeks time 27 & 28 May 2017 http://www.railex.org.uk is held in Aylesbury and the show is at Stoke Mandeville Stadium which has really fantastic lighting, if you go to the web page and then look at photos from the previous year you will see what I mean. Also we are running a...
by David Bigcheeseplant
Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Railex 2017 27th & 28th May
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

Re: Railex 2017

Now updated with the extra info
by David Bigcheeseplant
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Exhibitions and Events
Topic: Railex 2017 27th & 28th May
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

Railex 2017 27th & 28th May

RAILEX 2017 Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Stadium Approach, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. HP21 9PP   http://www.railex.org.uk Saturday 27th May 10.30-5.30 Sunday 28th May 10.00-5.00 Free vintage bus from Aylesbury railway station to and from Railex both days Adults £9.00, Child £5.00, Family(2+3) £20.00 ...
by David Bigcheeseplant
Fri Mar 03, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: A HARD DAYS NIGHT
Replies: 10
Views: 1138

Re: A HARD DAYS NIGHT

I think it was Marylebone for all the London stuff, I don't think Paddington featured at all, but I will have to check the DVD I have.

David
by David Bigcheeseplant
Sun Apr 24, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: RAILEX 2016 (Aylesbury) 28th & 29th May
Replies: 4
Views: 554

Re: RAILEX 2016 (Aylesbury) 28th & 29th May

Advance postal Railex tickets can be obtained by going to the Railex webpage www.railex.org.uk
by David Bigcheeseplant
Fri Apr 01, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: RAILEX 2016 (Aylesbury) 28th & 29th May
Replies: 4
Views: 554

RAILEX 2016 (Aylesbury) 28th & 29th May

RAILEX 2016 Stoke Mandeville Stadium Stadium Approach Aylesbury Buckinghamshire HP21 9PP Saturday 28th May 10.30-17.30 Sunday 29th May 10.00-17.00 Website http://www.railex.org.uk 1 Railex Information Point 2 R&DMRC Club Stand 3 R&DMRC Club Second-Hand Sales 4 Parkside Dundas 5 Wizard Models...

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