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by rejrob
Mon Jul 13, 2015 10:50 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: modelling from a photographic website
Replies: 3
Views: 659

Re: modelling from a photographic website

thankyou for your replies.Certainly a lot more info than I had but sadly neither turned to be the one I remember.I wish I could win the lottery though.Would love to get the D.D. rebuilt and back on the dartford loop line.I can dream??all the best ron
by rejrob
Mon Jul 06, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: modelling from a photographic website
Replies: 3
Views: 659

modelling from a photographic website

Hi all,probably a decade ago there was a web site dedicated to the southern (Mainly BR),which displayed piccis of all the different stock from wagons;EMU,s loco,s also lineside stuff and included the same locos and wagons ETC which visited the southern.Stations were also listed which had all stock p...
by rejrob
Sun Jul 05, 2015 4:42 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Drummond's 700 Class - The 'Black Motor'
Replies: 9
Views: 1352

Re: Drummond's 700 Class - The 'Black Motor'

Hi all,Yes the 700 is a lovely model.I have the late BR which has been renumbered 30694 which in 1958 was at 70A and has been photographed with freight at hither Green at the time.Runs beautifully and looks the part.purchased from rails along with a replacement Bachmann 4MT tank renumbered 80146 at ...
by rejrob
Wed May 06, 2015 7:12 pm
Forum: Model Railway Photography
Topic: another attempt at downloading?
Replies: 111
Views: 20943

Re: another attempt at downloading?

thank you greatly.I am certainly no computer friendly person ??? but I will seek my sons help in between rugby matches in september.As you may know when i first started photo forwarding it went txxx Up so any good advice will be taken up All the best Ron
by rejrob
Sun May 03, 2015 8:29 am
Forum: Model Railway Photography
Topic: another attempt at downloading?
Replies: 111
Views: 20943

Re: another attempt at downloading?

Happy if wet bank holiday to all :D I have quite e few new picci,s to download but horrors,hard drive gone on laptop and replaced with some temporary one which is not a lot better than the broken one Cannot download vids to photobucket or watch them on the same site,let alone sending them on to this...
by rejrob
Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:02 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: efe buses
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: efe buses

thankyou all for the advice.I was hoping just to drift out the 2 rods that go to the roof from the chassis.but as mentioned the interior size is a problem It might be a case of *stay as is* thanks all the same Ron
by rejrob
Mon Apr 20, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Hornby King Arthur class haulage limit
Replies: 10
Views: 1283

Re: Hornby King Arthur class haulage limit

Hi Regarding the problem as others have said.it could be the radius of the track,the means by which hornby?? light their Pullmans(Iuse 7 on a Kentish Belle set and have disengaged the lighting strip and a Schools or Bulleid is Okay.The max I personally use on an Arfur is six Maunsells and a CCT.Also...
by rejrob
Mon Apr 20, 2015 8:04 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: efe buses
Replies: 4
Views: 632

efe buses

Hi all,Having a few??? London Transport buses on my layout I decided I might try to give them a bit of life by adding crew members and maybe some passengers.Most of te buses are D/D,s Dart Castings have a driver and clippy.No problem with the clippy but how is the best way to split the chassis from ...
by rejrob
Thu Apr 16, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: E4 late version
Replies: 5
Views: 1184

Re: E4 late version

thats what like,experimentation(try saying that when the suns been over the yard arm??)There is one thing I noticed which I can only assume is a coast issue.The buffers are not sprung whereas other small bachmann,s eg the LMSJinty has such things.I would think that with the price of loco,s these day...
by rejrob
Sun Apr 12, 2015 12:46 pm
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: E4 late version
Replies: 5
Views: 1184

Re: E4 late version

Hi, With regard to your request the new E4 has been watered and fed and tried round the layout.hauling 2 three set Maunsell coaches (Set 195 and 231)it pulled as well as any Hornby bulleid,arthur or schools I have a anti clockwise running slope from the lower to upper tracks and it travelled up it a...
by rejrob
Wed Apr 08, 2015 2:46 pm
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: E4 late version
Replies: 5
Views: 1184

E4 late version

Hi all,Knew I could not resist another one???hehe The late BR version arrived from trackshack ,or is shack track,anyway, lovely and heavy which i should imagine will make it a good puller.?Cab detail superb.Real coal will be added and it is now 32565 shedded at 73B,The brick as in 1958.Grimey with s...
by rejrob
Wed Mar 11, 2015 7:26 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: bachmann class 419
Replies: 0
Views: 390

bachmann class 419

Hi all,whilst stilll waiting for the black beetle motors to swim from Oz to Branchlines so the 2nd red rattler can be finished I dug deep and purchased the class 419 bachmann luggage coach,originally 68001 now 68002.Nice to be different?? Good to see directional lighting on the blinds but is it poss...
by rejrob
Sun Mar 01, 2015 2:04 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: does anyone remember??
Replies: 2
Views: 577

Re: does anyone remember??

cheers phil You got it in 1 all I have to do is find it and years are agin me ??
by rejrob
Sun Mar 01, 2015 11:40 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: does anyone remember??
Replies: 2
Views: 577

does anyone remember??

Hi all, forget the Hornby Titfield Thunderbolt does anyone remember that there used to be advertised in the railway modeller a white metal kit of LIon as a titfield thunderbolt model.Unfortunately I out my RM,s after a couple of years so no good trying that line of enquiry??I am not sure if it might...
by rejrob
Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:07 pm
Forum: Model Railway Photography
Topic: another attempt at downloading?
Replies: 111
Views: 20943

Re: another attempt at downloading?

DSC04054.jpg DSC04055.jpg DSC04056.jpg DSC04056.jpg DSC04057.jpg DSC04058.jpg Hi all ,started this post and failed somewhere in the system Must be too much rain ??The first set of Red Rattlers have had a couple of extra,s,another set of steps which I had missed on a previous photo and replacing the...

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