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by hedgefordpete
Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: guards van
Replies: 6
Views: 1100

Re: guards van

http://i1290.photobucket.com/albums/b527/hawthornepete/IMG_0648_zps5a38f1eb.jpg yes , chasewater railway. this is a photo of the workshop. i have learned how to use a paint brush, but cannot keep the paint from off my hands. my overalls are a multitude of colors. pete.
by hedgefordpete
Thu Feb 13, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: guards van
Replies: 6
Views: 1100

Re: guards van

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hi bufferstop, yes, an awful lot of scrap but sometimes a coat of paint works wonders. pete.
by hedgefordpete
Thu Feb 13, 2014 10:20 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: new 4th layout construction
Replies: 9
Views: 1679

Re: night frieght

http://i1290.photobucket.com/albums/b527/hawthornepete/001_zpse4d5fe0b.jpg thanks for the comments, yes, i had a problem last year with some track distortion . it was only noticeable on the long straights. the summer did not last long enough for any changes to be made. regards, pete.
by hedgefordpete
Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:33 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: guards van
Replies: 6
Views: 1100

guards van

http://i1290.photobucket.com/albums/b527/hawthornepete/P1000046_zps06a4e703.jpg stripping down a 110 year old southern railway guards van we found that the ballast weight comprised of old nuts and bolts welded together with rust and age. each one having to be hammered apart and removed in a bucket....
by hedgefordpete
Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: new 4th layout construction
Replies: 9
Views: 1679

new 4th layout construction

http://i1290.photobucket.com/albums/b527/hawthornepete/005_zps7e9be002.jpg hi everybody , i hope this photo works? this is my new layout. the 4th on this baseboard. gone is the messy loose ballast and in with the pre-scatter underlay. all the rail joints have been soldered and flexi track replaced ...
by hedgefordpete
Wed Feb 12, 2014 2:16 pm
Forum: Welcome / Terms And Conditions / Guest Book
Topic: old newbie
Replies: 5
Views: 1111

Re: old newbie

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another paint job.

thanks everybody for the welcome. i will try to organize some photo, the correct size to upload. regards , pete.
by hedgefordpete
Wed Feb 05, 2014 4:35 pm
Forum: Welcome / Terms And Conditions / Guest Book
Topic: old newbie
Replies: 5
Views: 1111

old newbie

IMG_0655.JPG hi everybody, i have resurfaced after a spell painting real life wagons and coaches on a heritage railway. i think i have got the knack now. so its back to model railway,s. the layout as had a complete strip down to the boards. a new track system as been laid, this time leaving room fo...
by hedgefordpete
Mon Dec 27, 2010 8:57 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: first snow of 2010 at stafford station.
Replies: 1
Views: 645

Re: first snow of 2010 at stafford station.

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oops . this is the local northbound from stafford to crewe. regards pete.
by hedgefordpete
Mon Dec 27, 2010 8:52 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: first snow of 2010 at stafford station.
Replies: 1
Views: 645

first snow of 2010 at stafford station.

http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/first%20snow%20of%202010/IMG_0248.jpg frieghtliner northbound. http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/first%20snow%20of%202010/IMG_0246.jpg non stop northbound. http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/first%20snow...
by hedgefordpete
Sun Dec 26, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: hedgefordpete,s new,again 00 layout.
Replies: 13
Views: 2255

Re: hedgefordpete,s new,again 00 layout.

http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/petes00%20lofthouse%20layout/IMG_0260.jpg http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/petes00%20lofthouse%20layout/IMG_0259.jpg hi everybody, thanks for the comments of my lofthouse layout,the track is completed.the slow process of b...
by hedgefordpete
Thu Nov 25, 2010 7:23 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: hedgefordpete,s new,again 00 layout.
Replies: 13
Views: 2255

Re: hedgefordpete,s new,again 00 layout.

hi peter, the electrics into the loft were fitted after finding the outside security lights had been wired via the shower and kitchen loom??????? the one end of the layout will have to be removed in february 2011 so that the builder can get around when fitting a new bathroom.the station , crossover ...
by hedgefordpete
Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: carbbie bridge layout
Replies: 103
Views: 23763

Re: my first layout new pics added

hi shaun, i have really enjoyed looking at the photo,s of your layout, well done . i have just moved into the loft and my layout looks like your first photos, naked track,s.i hope i can compare again at a later date and with such a pleasing result. best regards, pete.
by hedgefordpete
Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: hedgefordpete,s new,again 00 layout.
Replies: 13
Views: 2255

Re: hedgefordpete,s new,again 00 layout.

hi everybody, the new layout in the loft as a name, first time my layouts have had a name, [ LOFTHOUSE ] . the base board and electrics are complete after some alterations to the sidings and engine sheds. paintwork in progress . the station will have three long platforms, do i buy ready made clip to...
by hedgefordpete
Wed Nov 03, 2010 5:43 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: compass railtours to snowdonia.
Replies: 3
Views: 871

Re: compass railtours to snowdonia.

http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/compassrailtour%20to%20snowdonia%202010/IMG_0229.jpg hednesford station from the platform, this area used to be alive with sidings serving five collieries. waiting for compass rail tours . http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b407/hedgefordpete/...
by hedgefordpete
Wed Nov 03, 2010 5:22 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: compass railtours to snowdonia.
Replies: 3
Views: 871

Re: compass railtours to snowdonia.

pete lad you have failed again.......it is a video clip...honest. regards.pete.

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