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by PDW
Mon May 25, 2015 5:17 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Ivatt GNR C1 (Bachmann) - What coaches to use with it?
Replies: 4
Views: 819

Ivatt GNR C1 (Bachmann) - What coaches to use with it?

Just took arrival of the new Bachmann/NRM Exclusive Ivatt C1 Atlantic No 251 in GNR livery - what a superb model it is too. was wondering what coaches to use with it? what are the alternatives? assume Pullmans are one option?
by PDW
Mon Sep 09, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: No soldering conductive wire glue
Replies: 2
Views: 1673

No soldering conductive wire glue

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Electric-Glue ... 1019788615

Anyone tried this stuff? is it any good?
Was thinking in terms of dropper wires for DCC - attaching the dropper wires to the rail-sides
by PDW
Sun Mar 10, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: "The Model Railway Story" -BBC4- Jan 13. Anyone have a copy?
Replies: 4
Views: 529

Re: "The Model Railway Story" -BBC4- Jan 13. Anyone have a c

james2k wrote:I've got it. Not sure how to get it to you though...

Thanks for the reply. What format is it in? is it pos to drop it onto a DVD and post it?
Can put details in a PM
by PDW
Sun Mar 10, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: "The Model Railway Story" -BBC4- Jan 13. Anyone have a copy?
Replies: 4
Views: 529

Re: "The Model Railway Story" -BBC4- Jan 13. Anyone have a c

Thanks Jimmy - however, asks for credit card details too, and a bit worried about virus's and giving email details etc so not too keen to progress that one. Thanks all the same pal.
by PDW
Sun Mar 10, 2013 10:26 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Langwith Junction OO Model - LOOKING FOR NEW HOME!
Replies: 7
Views: 1623

Re: Langwith Junction OO Model - LOOKING FOR NEW HOME!

Hi Oldminer, Sent you a PM - check your inbox and send me an email. have a few things you'd be interested in BTW - to all, an update - unfortunately the layout has not yet found a home - there have been a couple of times went things looked very good for re-location, but. as ever with these sort of t...
by PDW
Sun Mar 10, 2013 10:17 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: "The Model Railway Story" -BBC4- Jan 13. Anyone have a copy?
Replies: 4
Views: 529

"The Model Railway Story" -BBC4- Jan 13. Anyone have a copy?

Hello All, just found at that i missed this prog back in Jan.
Few clips here, but now no longer on iplayer:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0140zth

Anyone got a copy in some format, or transfered to DVD?
Any costs re-imbersed if anyone can help?

Thanks
Phil
by PDW
Wed May 16, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: LNER autocoaches/push-pull units/railmotors?
Replies: 4
Views: 2441

Re: LNER autocoaches/push-pull units/railmotors?

PDW wrote:Thanks Bigmet, that's very, very useful. Assume you mean the (relatively) new Hornby R4518 - Gresley non-vestibuled Suburban brake/3rd?.Any links to any pic's of the real thing in action btw?
by PDW
Wed May 16, 2012 9:45 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: LNER autocoaches/push-pull units/railmotors?
Replies: 4
Views: 2441

Re: LNER autocoaches/push-pull units/railmotors?

Thanks Bigmet, that's very, very useful. Assume you mean the (relatively) new Hornby R4518 - Gresley non-vestibuled Suburban brake/3rd?.
by PDW
Tue May 15, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: LNER autocoaches/push-pull units/railmotors?
Replies: 4
Views: 2441

LNER autocoaches/push-pull units/railmotors?

Anyone know how extensive were these on the LNER (& which constituents)? and what was the general configuration? Also livery details (LNER days & pre-group). Any pic's? Also wondering what models/kits might be available in OO/4mm scale? is it possible to do a conversion of the Hornby GWR mod...
by PDW
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:09 pm
Forum: Dapol
Topic: Dapol RTR Semaphore Signal (4mm)
Replies: 12
Views: 4360

Dapol RTR Semaphore Signal (4mm)

Whoops -"...or maybe ready-to-plant?
Have there been any advance reviews in the Model Railway press? haven't seen any, unless I've just bought the wrong mags!
Not seen any in shops yet either - anyone else?
by PDW
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: Dapol rtr semaphore signals
Replies: 3
Views: 1200

Re: Dapol rtr semaphore signals

post in error!
by PDW
Mon Mar 19, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Peco Point Adapter(PL-12X)- still use accessory switch?
Replies: 1
Views: 580

Peco Point Adapter(PL-12X)- still use accessory switch?

I want to fit the point adapter bases (PL-12X) to my point motors in my fiddle yard as they won't be seen - BUT does anyone know if it's still possible to somehow fit the PL-13 Accessory switch to the point motor too? obviously they normally clip straight under the point motor, but was wondering if ...
by PDW
Fri Feb 17, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Nickel-Silver or Steel? pro's & con's of each?
Replies: 10
Views: 2091

Re: Nickel-Silver or Steel? pro's & con's of each?

Many thanks all, I've got the message! NS it is
Cheers
by PDW
Fri Feb 17, 2012 7:31 am
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Nickel-Silver or Steel? pro's & con's of each?
Replies: 10
Views: 2091

Re: Nickel-Silver or Steel? pro's & con's of each?

poliss wrote:Not sure you can still get steel track in the UK. Steel rusts anyway.

Is set-track (Hornby/Peco) not still steel?

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