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by mattmay05
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

The might have been air smoothed Schools looks great, it is an example of the generation of steam locos we never got to see. The American streamlined 4-4-0s of the thirties and fourties were great looking locos that set a style statement that the first generation diesels had to live up to. Thanks y...
by mattmay05
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

That is exquisite Matt. I think the barely visible print lines really enhance the wood effect. Likewise the oldburys. I presume the lining is with a bowpen? Extremely neat anyhow. Thanks, the Oldburys were lined with a bow pen... The GNR Directors Saloon I actually can't remember... Lol 8t was done...
by mattmay05
Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

Another project completed, thanks to Covid 19, I can finally get some of my own work done, GN Directors saloon V2, is now complete, this is almost fully 3d printed, apart from the bogies and coupling cam. 3D printed interior like furniture ect... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49684175922_611d2...
by mattmay05
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Coach interiors
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Coach interiors

I went to town on a few of my carriages, just because I was bored lol and wanted to used the 3d printer. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49525073057_37d01a2de6_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4836/32049330628_6a55cc012e_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4830/44123609500_3c3cf69c0b_c.jpg
by mattmay05
Thu Feb 06, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: RT Models
Replies: 5
Views: 204

Re: RT Models

He's a very busy chap, your orders safe don't worry I have waited longer in the past he works away quite often or sometimes delays are due to being out of an item. He's more active on RM web, I have ordered recently he's still going.
by mattmay05
Wed Dec 25, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

Hi All, Another almost finished project which started 2 years ago with research and measuring as well as finding sources for transfers ect... The project was to create Isle of Wight Oldbury carriages, one of which featured on the program, great railway restorations. My aim was to 3D print a set of 4...
by mattmay05
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: 3D Printing: Coach tops, LCDR / SECR
Replies: 158
Views: 35412

Re: 3D Printing: Coach tops, LCDR / SECR

This new process of being able to print model parts with a copying machine brings a hole new meaning scratch building. More like kit buiding it sounds to me......John Well its a bit more than copying, a lot of CAD work, but more a lot of research which I enjoy, but in a way it is scratch building b...
by mattmay05
Wed Oct 02, 2019 12:17 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: 3D Printing: Coach tops, LCDR / SECR
Replies: 158
Views: 35412

Re: 3D Printing: Coach tops, LCDR / SECR

Ah well all ready have that to hand ;)
by mattmay05
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: 3D Printing: Coach tops, LCDR / SECR
Replies: 158
Views: 35412

Re: 3D Printing: Coach tops, LCDR / SECR

IWR Oldbury carriages. If you think back to a few years ago, a program called railway restorations where a railway undertook a restoration of a carriage. My most recent project has focused on the Isle of Wight's Oldbury carriage. No kits available so turning to the 3D printers again. Thanks to the h...
by mattmay05
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

Thanks, yes there is a lot of work, not much of it can be seen, took a lot of research and there were some large changes.
by mattmay05
Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

Another sort of small project... Hornby's new terrier, nice, but none in the condition that I would like... so taking an A1 Stepney, to convert it in to A1X Preserved condition... could it be done.... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48527322672_741f5ecc62_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/6553...
by mattmay05
Wed May 15, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Model Railway Photography
Topic: Horsted Keynes - Bluebell Railway Layout.
Replies: 127
Views: 30262

Re: Horsted Keynes - Bluebell Railway Layout.

As the Bluebell had their Branch Line event back in March... with W24 Calbourne from my local railway I thought I might as well go, and because I have most of the locomotives now... I could run a 4mm version... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47552745382_50644f8141_c.jpg https://live.staticflick...
by mattmay05
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: BMR Workbench.
Replies: 421
Views: 84024

Re: BMR Workbench.

Haven't been on for a while, as to be fair I keep forgetting about this topic, and forum especially when I don't receive notifications ect... So 5 months ago, the carriages seen on the last page were completed. LBSCR Directors saloon, lined out in gold taking 15 hours, with furniture fitted, and gla...
by mattmay05
Sun Jan 20, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Model Railway Photography
Topic: Horsted Keynes - Bluebell Railway Layout.
Replies: 127
Views: 30262

Re: Horsted Keynes - Bluebell Railway Layout.

A few photos taken over January 2019, as a new carriage had been completed well 2... actually, plus a few new model locomotives. Firstly 2 new carriages.. 3D printed LNWR Observation car. Worsley Works LBSCR directors saloon. New loco's P-Class 27 H2 Atlantic B4 tank https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/78...
by mattmay05
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: template for DIY fencing
Replies: 3
Views: 908

Re: template for DIY fencing

Hello Dave from the Isle of Wight, I'm Matt from the Isle of Wight,

Sadly not seen a ladder template or fence ect... was it here you saw it? And have you used the search button?

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