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by bigbob
Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:46 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6
Replies: 103
Views: 9193

Re: Total newbee, first attempt!!!!!

Had a go at "making" some Tarmac. Had an idea in work and gave it a go!! (sorry about focus but you`ll get the idea!)

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Bob
by bigbob
Mon Apr 06, 2009 7:14 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6
Replies: 103
Views: 9193

Re: Total newbee, first attempt!!!!!

Quiet day in work today so made this up. Just need to make a box now and start working out how many LED`s and switches i need!! :shock:

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Bob
by bigbob
Sun Apr 05, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6
Replies: 103
Views: 9193

Re: Total newbee, first attempt!!!!!

Thanks for reminding me Paul! All the track is wired at the moment but that triangle going to the station is connected with isolated joiners while i get my head round it! I might leave it that way and get another controller just for that section, then when a train comes out and back to the main line...
by bigbob
Sun Apr 05, 2009 5:34 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6
Replies: 103
Views: 9193

Re: Total newbee, first attempt!!!!!

Thanks Mark, yep N Gauge. No idea about what to run on it yet, got a cheap coal engine of Ebay just for testing but will be looking at 80`s BR stuff i think!
The foam is great to work with, cuts and shapes really easy. Thats 4" i`m using but you can get it thinner.

Bob
by bigbob
Sun Apr 05, 2009 5:14 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6
Replies: 103
Views: 9193

Re: Total newbee, first attempt!!!!!

Hi Ste, yep, first go, have done loads or reading up and video watching on you-tube for the last 3 months though!! :lol:

Bob
by bigbob
Sun Apr 05, 2009 4:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6
Replies: 103
Views: 9193

Bobs layout "Beckwood" storage/shunting on 6

First off, Hello! Been having a nose about and seems one of the best places on the web for help and advice for the novice so thought i`d join in! Right, my first ever railway layout and first ever attempt and scenery building so advice always welcome!! I`ll stick some pics up so you can see where i`...

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