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by manna
Mon Dec 19, 2022 11:18 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN, New loco's
Replies: 772
Views: 339053

Re: Edgware GN, Beeching cuts and closure.

G'Day Gents I have set up my workbench in the caravans annex, an are slowly getting back into the swing of rebuilding railway stock, I have a stash of Kirk coaches, so of which I have started. The first 'real' conversion has been a Tri-ang Horsebox into a GNR CCT, it's close, but the LIMA horsebox i...
by manna
Sun Oct 02, 2022 9:16 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside & Northbridge
Replies: 1047
Views: 196589

Re: Gateside & Northbridge

G'Day Gents

25 quid for a Pacific, that is a bargain, :P not a problem to change the buffers.

manna
by manna
Fri Aug 26, 2022 11:11 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside & Northbridge
Replies: 1047
Views: 196589

Re: Gateside & Northbridge

G'Day Gents

Looks wonderful, bet it feels good to get back into modelling.

manna
by manna
Thu Jul 28, 2022 10:59 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Hornby Adams Radial Problems.
Replies: 25
Views: 2402

Re: Hornby Adams Radial Problems.

G'Day Gents

Bit late to the party, try removing the front bogie, run it as a 0-4-2, it will a least allow you to see if it's lifting the coupled wheels off the track.

manna
by manna
Tue Mar 01, 2022 9:06 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 106
Views: 18126

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

Looking good.

Moved out of 'Home' living in a caravan in the 'Bush', so only occasional comment. Lot happier now.

I have a large box of part completed models, in the van, so I'll get back into it soon.

manna
by manna
Mon Feb 07, 2022 6:31 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 106
Views: 18126

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

Try a filed down 'Track pin', a brass one.

manna
by manna
Sat Jan 22, 2022 8:01 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 106
Views: 18126

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

I think that sand drier, comes under the label as 'Cute'.......... :D

manna
by manna
Thu Jan 13, 2022 7:31 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street on a 1914/1919 theme
Replies: 546
Views: 84493

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street on a 1914/1919 theme

G'Day Gents

Improvement upon improvement. :D

manna
by manna
Sun Jan 02, 2022 8:02 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 106
Views: 18126

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

So many buildings in a engine shed.........

manna
by manna
Sat Dec 11, 2021 9:45 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Gateside & Northbridge
Replies: 1047
Views: 196589

Re: Gateside & Northbridge

G'Day Gents

Wonderful, can't wait to rebuild mine.

manna
by manna
Sat Dec 04, 2021 6:49 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 106
Views: 18126

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

Racing along, with all those fiddly details. :D

manna
by manna
Sat Nov 13, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"
Replies: 106
Views: 18126

Re: From a "Hunt" to a "Shire"

G'Day Gents

Great stuff. Power to your elbow. :D

manna
by manna
Tue Oct 26, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Hawick via Grantham, Inverness and SIAM (00 gauge DC)
Replies: 359
Views: 64536

Re: Hawick via Grantham, Inverness and SIAM (00 gauge DC)

G'Day Gents

Amazing what a few scored lines can do to add to the realism. Bravo. :D

manna
by manna
Thu Oct 14, 2021 3:15 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN, New loco's
Replies: 772
Views: 339053

Re: Edgware GN, Beeching cuts and closure.

G'day Gents Thank you for you posts of encouragement, the layout as such will be taken apart, the baseboards will probably be stored for the time being. All the rolling stock has been packed away, all the buildings have also been packed away, they'll probably be used on another layout, hopefully a f...
by manna
Wed Oct 13, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Edgware GN, New loco's
Replies: 772
Views: 339053

Re: Edgware GN, Beeching cuts and closure.

G'day Gents The wife is very 'Anti Railway' of any kind, it's been a 30 year 'Battle' to do anything, that's why I sometimes disappear for a while, not 'allowed' out to the shed, always have this 'I'll smash up your trains' if you don't do ........whatever! so it's time for a change of scenery, next...