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by f1_mw
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:02 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: The line to Eckythumpington...
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

Chris, this looks great - and I'm very impressed with your carpentry. That baseboard looks solid! Just my opinion but I'd stay away from trestles. With something that size the weight of the board ought to be distributed as evenly as possible, either on its own legs or on another table. Thank you, s...
by f1_mw
Sun Mar 04, 2007 11:04 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: The line to Eckythumpington...
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

Hehe. I'm right on the Hope Valley line as it happens (Bredbury), and it's my favourite train journey ever, so may have played a little part in the setting...

Thanks for the comments :)
by f1_mw
Sun Mar 04, 2007 4:11 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: The line to Eckythumpington...
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

The line to Eckythumpington...

G'day all. After years of having a permanent structure in the loft, I decided I'd rather have a portable layout, so set about creating this. Now I have some progress to report, I thought a PL thread was in order. http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l289/f1_mw/eckythumpington.jpg As the title suggests,...
by f1_mw
Thu Oct 19, 2006 10:59 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Michael's N Gauge Layout - Work in Progress Nov 2008
Replies: 68
Views: 10775

Now *that* I like! 8) In fact that's similar to my plan for my 00 layout...:)
by f1_mw
Wed Oct 18, 2006 10:09 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Michael's N Gauge Layout - Work in Progress Nov 2008
Replies: 68
Views: 10775

I like the last plan Michael! One thing I'm unsure of, though, why is your turntable going to be in the fiddle yard!? You can just pick em up and turn em round in there ;) How about you put the TT outside of the station with a couple of small sidings?
by f1_mw
Fri Oct 13, 2006 5:41 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Inspiration Required!!! Feel Free to Pry
Replies: 822
Views: 99799

Do you have a track plan Spavo? Or have I missed it on this thread?
by f1_mw
Sun Oct 08, 2006 4:48 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Metrocamel's layout **new station pics added**.
Replies: 270
Views: 61626

Looking good MetroCamel. :)

Just been looking through your website, some good stuff on there, but it's *very* difficult to read with those backgrounds... :?
by f1_mw
Tue Oct 03, 2006 11:53 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Andrew's New Loft Layout
Replies: 363
Views: 62042

This is a very interesting thread, well done Andrew :) My loft space is crying out to have a model railway reinstated... just need to find my old baseboard under all the junk :oops: Could anyone post up or point me in the direction of some wiring tips/diagrams for "cab control"? This sound...

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