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by glencairn
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: I blame my eyesight !! How did I miss this ?
Replies: 5
Views: 116

Re: I blame my eyesight !! How did I miss this ?

Geoff. You do not realise how good you are. well done.

Glencairn
by glencairn
Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

Haha... guess you were particularly troublesome! On a serious question how hard is that to come by now? Until recently we had a house not far from the old Border Counties Railway line. A few years ago we were at Reedsmouth Junction (Northumberland) and I came across a couple of small lumps of coal ...
by glencairn
Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: New / Old
Replies: 64
Views: 2340

Re: New / Old

Simple, yet effective. Well done.

Glencairn
by glencairn
Mon Oct 22, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

joshv8 wrote:My son keeps telling me if Im naughty Ill get coal for christmas.... sounds like a good reason to me to ramp up the misbehavior!


I have a bag or two of Locomotive Coal. :D

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by glencairn
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

Guess Santa will be a little late bit this year... :lol: You dont say! He could have stepped up to a nice quick streamlined engine and not the elf shunter! :lol: I have it on good authority that Santa will be 'on time', BUT only to good boys and girls. Not to those taking the Mickey on his new form...
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Frontington & Backwoods Railway
Replies: 17
Views: 346

Re: Frontington & Backwoods Railway

Lovely pictures. Thanks for sharing.

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: The BNR (another way)
Replies: 314
Views: 51029

Re: The BNR (another way)

An interesting layout. I like it.

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Back to the lakes ( N gauge)
Replies: 98
Views: 7004

Re: Back to the lakes ( N gauge)

Lovely scenery. Well done.

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Large Gauge Model Railway - including 1, O, and S
Topic: Garden Railway Woes
Replies: 25
Views: 316

Re: Garden Railway Woes

Who’s building this layout? Is it you or Chris? :mrgreen: :lol:

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

Double Post
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by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Chris Brown (Emettman)'s workbench
Replies: 165
Views: 11542

Re: Chris Brown (Emettman)'s workbench

PM sent, Chris.
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

The original engine is a no-go! It still plays 'jingle bells' though. :lol:
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Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

The coach bottom filed flat and on a new chassis and wheels. Santa and his sleigh is on a lowmac wagon. A new engine and Santa is back on track.
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With a wave he is ready once more.
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Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

Santa has gone 'off the rails'. Emergency repairs needed before 'The Big Day'.
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Wheels broken on all trucks.
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by glencairn
Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: All Change -- Well Not Quite!
Replies: 155
Views: 4059

Re: All Change -- Well Not Quite!

Great photos- I love that little shunter pushing its way through the dense ground cover. Thanks, Chops. Glad you like it. Just when I thought I could take time to run trains, I find that Santa's train has come off the rails. Some wheels are broken and the engine has 'packed in'. The 'good news' is ...

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