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by slackbladder
Fri Dec 04, 2009 12:23 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Width of OO gauge road dual carriageway?
Replies: 24
Views: 7725

Re: Width of OO gauge road dual carriageway?

The road type is all-purpose dual carriageway (D2AP), but with the same specifications as motorway: a carriageway width of 7 metres and a hard shoulder of 2.5 metres width. HQDCs are limited access (grade-separated junctions only) and not intended to have junctions with minor roads. Junctions with m...
by slackbladder
Thu Dec 03, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?
Replies: 167
Views: 16818

Re: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?

The light looks absolutely "spot on" to me Geoff. Again about the hinges, unless you have it sorted how about if you have any or can acquire some very very thin brown leather or similar sort of make believe plastic type leather. Maybe something from an old doll or a boys combat figure toy ...
by slackbladder
Sun Nov 29, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?
Replies: 167
Views: 16818

Re: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?

Hi Geoff, I thought something like this for your hinges but painted black or rusty brownish, Trouble is these are 1" scale and Us. http://www.minishop.com/motts/shopexd.asp?id=59279 Or here... http://www.alwayshobbies.com/Store/Craft-Materials/Fixings-and-Hinges/Hinges/Mini-Hinge-Collection Or ...
by slackbladder
Fri Nov 27, 2009 5:46 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Quick trip to york:Colas 47, Tornado & new HST livery
Replies: 3
Views: 498

Re: Quick trip to york:Colas 47, Tornado & new HST livery

Nicw shots seasprite. Any idea where Tarnado was heading?

slackers
by slackbladder
Thu Nov 26, 2009 9:51 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?
Replies: 167
Views: 16818

Re: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?

lol, Hi Geoff and WOW :D ehhhh the first wee cur I think for the owld biddy and the cattle pen floor is simply spot on I reckon. My daft son gave all the Warhammer figures away to his mate :? (I know I mistakenly said Warcraft) I think this is the set that he had.. I made a better job of them than t...
by slackbladder
Tue Nov 24, 2009 5:13 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?
Replies: 167
Views: 16818

Re: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?

Now go on and try - You know you can do it !! Damn it your right Geoff I will. I remember getting the job of painting those Warcraft figures for my lad and his mate and they have to be exact even down to the individual green teeth :P So I must have been ok at the painting malarky. I saw a while ago...
by slackbladder
Tue Nov 24, 2009 10:33 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?
Replies: 167
Views: 16818

Re: Glentruss Halt - A '00' DCC layout ?

Its looking absolutely fab Geoff, add a wee bit of fine stuff on the base of the cattle pen (meaning straw stuff lol) and one or two brown cow splats eh? :D The poor little old lady wrongly accused, poor old sort needs a wee doggy sitting at her feet. Seriously (as if) great stuff Geoff, I am very j...
by slackbladder
Fri Nov 20, 2009 10:23 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Pedant County - Update 29/8/10
Replies: 51
Views: 5456

Re: Pedant County - 00 Gauge Garage Layout

Nice work tinman sir, sorry to hear about the health problems. I just got word to go and have me kidney stone zapped! cant wait. she's subsequently made up and connected all the wiring looms for my point motors and accessory switches Ask her is she fancies leaving you and marrying me. :D :D :P Cheer...
by slackbladder
Tue Nov 17, 2009 9:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Wenchford Railway- layout to go, open to offers on items
Replies: 1197
Views: 78115

Re: The NEW Wenchford Railway, first pics + a video page 31

sorry matey, didnt mean to offend.. have a look at my layout !! there's not enough room on this forum for all the goofs on mine. :oops: Its not actually my suggestion I read that somewhere where someone wanted a way of marrying up the top and the upright face of the platform. I think your layout is ...
by slackbladder
Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:25 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Wenchford Railway- layout to go, open to offers on items
Replies: 1197
Views: 78115

Re: The NEW Wenchford Railway, first pics + a video page 31

Hello again, thanks for the pics tiz looking good. I should store my loco's and boxes as neat as you. Now, tell me to bugger off if you want cos I'm a sad old git I know but can I suggest something? The edges of the platforms, how about a simple sort of fix like some strips of very thin card or pape...
by slackbladder
Mon Nov 16, 2009 1:41 pm
Forum: Garden Railways
Topic: DC remote control system. Very useful for a GR!
Replies: 14
Views: 4475

Re: Help needed in planning my future GR!

I got the Prodigy Advanced and was disgusted by the tiny 1 mtr or so of lead they supply with it. I kept hauling the control unit off the shelf. I noticed the lead was exactly the same design as an ethernet computer lead and after checking that the wiring took the same route through both the leads I...
by slackbladder
Mon Nov 16, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: Web Site Articles - Help contribute to the site
Topic: Inexpensive Key Component to Railway Modelling
Replies: 61
Views: 16038

Re: Inexpensive Key Component to Railway Modelling

My suitable receptacle wants to meet your suitable receptacle

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by slackbladder
Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:49 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Sunshine in the Lakes (By Lee - N gauge )
Replies: 394
Views: 44753

Re: Sunshine in the Lakes (By Lee - N gauge )

Hi Lee, I havent looked at your post for ages but now that I have I am in shock!! :shock: Its all been said.. "think I may just go up in the loft tomorrow and rip all mine up."

Just in case I missed it and it hasnt been said "WOW" :shock:

slackbladder the amazed :D
by slackbladder
Sun Nov 15, 2009 8:27 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Penrhyn's new venture
Replies: 20
Views: 2072

Re: Penrhyn's new venture

lol, never mind Dave, at least its only single rail and the tunnel isnt "that" long is it? Should be ok.

btw, is it going to be DCC?

cheers slacking
by slackbladder
Sun Nov 15, 2009 7:38 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Horsted Keynes OO, - Captain Baxter Kit available.
Replies: 1047
Views: 108463

Re: Horsted Keynes - East Ginstead, OO - Progress!

I like the walkways matt, dont forget to clean the paint off the top of the rails :D

good work.

slackers

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