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by Graymee
Mon Feb 09, 2009 11:11 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout
Replies: 77
Views: 15295

Re: First ever build, size is an issue!

Now that it's done and there's no going back you are right leopard, 6x4 isn't a bad size :wink: I did think about trying to build it so that it was collapsable or "take-apart-able" but aswell as being my first experience of model railway it is also my first experience of any kind of real w...
by Graymee
Sun Feb 08, 2009 10:32 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout
Replies: 77
Views: 15295

Re: First ever build, size is an issue!

Thanks for that link chris, i've d/loaded and i'll give it a bash later. I'm just after any odd bits of track really sapper i've you have some that needs a good home i'll probably be able t put a roof over it's head. When you say oval is that the same as the most basic hornby layout? Right I've just...
by Graymee
Sun Feb 08, 2009 6:55 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout
Replies: 77
Views: 15295

Re: First ever build, size is an issue!

Hi Gav, Yeah i could take it straight to garage but it's bl**dy freezin and also needs a bit of clearing first. Thought i'd start off indoors so that hopefully when it does move outside i wll be a bit more switched on to how things work and will be able to do more work and less head scratching. In m...
by Graymee
Sun Feb 08, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout
Replies: 77
Views: 15295

Re: First ever build, size is an issue!

Hi matt, Haven't really designed a plan yet, idea of a couple of outer ovals with another smalleone inside poss with an incline, but reducing space is gonna scupper the latter i think, especially the incline. Kind of wish i'd gone for N gauge now but maybe next time. Kind of like your idea of a shel...
by Graymee
Sun Feb 08, 2009 4:15 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout
Replies: 77
Views: 15295

Re: First ever build, size is an issue!

Hi Lewis,

Just to clarify caption under pic, i won't be using the trak mat, i only put it there to give me an idea of size.

Cheers

Graeme
by Graymee
Sun Feb 08, 2009 3:40 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout
Replies: 77
Views: 15295

Loxley Lane, 6x4, OO layout

Hi Just in process of building a baseboard and planned a 7x4. However now that i've cut the top to size and put it in situ it makes access all around pretty tight. I can get around one side with by back against the wall (about 9" gap) and i can stand behind fairly comfortably. I'm wondering as ...

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