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by TheObserver
Fri Sep 21, 2012 9:52 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Double Tunnel Entrance Dimensions?
Replies: 2
Views: 1009

Re: Double Tunnel Entrance Dimensions?

Hi all, I'm trying to find a double tunnel entrance but I'm finding it hard to find any dimensions .. .. ..snip, snip I'm not too sure I've understood what your looking for, but if you are looking for 00 track clearances you might find the following link to be of interest: Connect to this page . Sc...
by TheObserver
Tue Sep 11, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Little Britain-in Tokyo renamed Argleton
Replies: 19
Views: 3279

Re: Little Britain-in Tokyo

tokyopaul wrote:.. .. .. Snip, snip .. .. Did they have bay platforms for steam trains? .. .. .. Snip, snip

Hi Paul

If space is a problem, another idea worthy of considering might be found in an earlier discussion on New Railway Modellers Forums: here

Regards John {TheObserver}
south west Wales.
by TheObserver
Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:18 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: New GWR 0-6-0 saddle tank
Replies: 22
Views: 3583

Re: New GWR 0-6-0 saddle tank

I'd love to see a vid of one working...for real. When did it/they exist? Bit of a read here: http://www.modelrailforum.com/forums/index.php?autocom=custom&page=Rivarossi-Shunting-Tractor Additional comment ~ "Missed the first time around" I'd love to see a vid of one working ...for re...
by TheObserver
Wed Jun 06, 2012 8:08 am
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Plan of local station
Replies: 6
Views: 918

Re: Plan of local station

Thank you Rich.

I had already visited that page, goodness knows how I missed the relevant paragraph. Ouch!

Thanks again,

John,
South West Wales.
by TheObserver
Tue Jun 05, 2012 9:26 pm
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Plan of local station
Replies: 6
Views: 918

Re: Plan of local station

Hi You might find the following of interest. Connect to the well known UK old-maps website, sorry to be so obtuse, but I still haven't worked out the policy on links to external websites! Type in Colchester to the search field, use the 'grab-hand' to pan to the area of Colchester where the station i...
by TheObserver
Thu May 17, 2012 12:25 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: An Explanation for the abbreviation ROD?
Replies: 6
Views: 1054

Re: An Explanation for the abbreviation ROD?

Colleagues,

Very many thanks for your replies, I am now that little bit more knowledgeable about these things.

Regards, John,
South West Wales.
by TheObserver
Thu May 17, 2012 9:42 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: An Explanation for the abbreviation ROD?
Replies: 6
Views: 1054

An Explanation for the abbreviation ROD?

Hello readers and good morning, I have recently returned to 00 railway modelling after a fifty year gap. Background My abiding memory of "Steam" is back in the 1950's at Lawrence Hill, Bristol, after school, waiting for my 4:20'ish local train home to Redland and watching "The Bristol...
by TheObserver
Fri May 04, 2012 11:26 am
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: Suppressors and capacitors
Replies: 6
Views: 1040

Re: Suppressors and capacitors

Not one I have ever tackled (dry side modeller). Hornby's site has all the service sheets, may well tell you what screws to take out. You do have to go through all the pages until you happen upon it, there's no rational pattern or index, sigh... http://www.hornby.com/downloads/locomotive-maintenanc...

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