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by BuffyMcBuffer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Planning
Topic: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")
Replies: 27
Views: 3692

Re: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")

MMM,. Lofts, Garden Sheds and Garages are NOT the place to spend time working over winter. Just believe it's now spring ! Geoff T. It’s actually quiet nice up thier now I have tha walls done and insulation in between the rafters (although I’m not too sure in this method might rip it all out and sti...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Planning
Topic: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")
Replies: 27
Views: 3692

Re: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")

I Looks like you have plenty of space to extend. :D ha ha yes about 5ft maybe a bit more but i wont be doing a 5ft extension to it....... (he says) but i am thinking of sticking an industrial fiddle yard at that end.... (if i can get time to do that) I'm in two minds whether to to keep the roundy ro...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Planning
Topic: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")
Replies: 27
Views: 3692

Re: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")

I once had one of those tunnel entrances. They used to be green and were places either side of a cardboard tunnel. The stonework looks so convincing I pained mine grey like that. (I ended up with just one as the second dissapeared). About a year or two ago I believe I sold it at a model railway fai...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside and Northbridge - It begins at last!
Replies: 820
Views: 113999

Re: The Allanshaw Inglenook (Was Gateside and Northbridge (closed))

All that work you put in! but the wife does come first, hope the move isn't too strenuous on you both and wish you all the best for you both
by BuffyMcBuffer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Planning
Topic: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")
Replies: 27
Views: 3692

Re: Mcbuffys buffet (OO, DC, 3.5x2.4m or 141x96")

I think that turntables really very clever! thank you, it didn't workout thou as i was on carpet and didn't have a rebate underneath to put wiring for the track but i can always learn from this. ########################################################################################################...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: McBuffys projects
Replies: 22
Views: 2932

Re: McBuffys projects

it's a sad day, one on the buildings has been deemed unfit for purpose by the local authority and had to be knocked down............... https://i.ibb.co/rwhMZdC/image.jpg the reasons were it has been left unattended for sooo many years (months) it was a hazard, demolition company came in yesterday a...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Who wants to test some card building builds?
Replies: 28
Views: 2800

Re: Who wants to test some card building builds?

I can see them and it looks nice

The roof,steps and barge boards seem under weathered to me
by BuffyMcBuffer
Sat Nov 10, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: New layout
Replies: 114
Views: 14184

Re: New layout

It's getting there isnt it! will you be adding grime and weathering to this layout?? would set a nice tone to it all one thing you might need to sort at a later date is the backdrop where you've got your new buildings on top in the corner as at the moment the scene doesnt quiet marry up to the road ...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates
Replies: 114
Views: 13638

Re: Lumsdonia Website and YouTube Updates

I have had styrofoam on my mind for quite a few years after seeing it is the "Go to" material the Americans use. Although the intent is to use it extensively on my layout, it has been on a back burner until I start progressing the main build. With the commitment to make a diorama, that ca...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: UppyDownyRoundyRoundyRailway
Replies: 92
Views: 11463

Re: UppyDownyRoundyRoundyRailway

Don’t worry about that little mishap scenery will cover it up :P
by BuffyMcBuffer
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Wordsworth Card Kits - FREE downloads
Replies: 1200
Views: 287504

Re: Wordsworth Card Kits - FREE downloads

I have to admit if all the free card sites out there mike is above the rest

After I built his three lane engine shed I decide to pay the guy some money

I do hope others contribute for the amount of hours he puts in to build these
by BuffyMcBuffer
Sun Oct 28, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Tron's Workbench
Replies: 5
Views: 849

Re: Tron's Workbench

only way to get that screw off is drill it! also i hear coke cleans up rust so maybe a coke bath for the units might help? anyway that looks like some project to be doing! good luck You may be able to cut a slot in the head of the screw and use a flat screwdriver on it. i seem to recall that it's o...
by BuffyMcBuffer
Sat Oct 27, 2018 8:19 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 8x4 roundy round- Lemmington - minor update page 14
Replies: 229
Views: 21688

Re: 8x4 roundy round

Nice!
Like the pickup as well :twisted:
by BuffyMcBuffer
Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Staverton Junction
Replies: 51
Views: 5283

Re: Staverton Junction

what are your trains running like at the moment with no insulation??

Just been up with little man and mine have dead zones because of the weather as before it got cold it ran fine
by BuffyMcBuffer
Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: UppyDownyRoundyRoundyRailway
Replies: 92
Views: 11463

Re: UppyDownyRoundyRoundyRailway

I’m surprised your cat stuck about as they aren’t the quietest of machines nor are they the tidiest must have been some mess in the house! Hope you cleaned up to keep the other half happy

Progress looks good, looking forward to seeing that take on some shape

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