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by jackshepherd
Fri Sep 25, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Shelf layout help
Replies: 4
Views: 1149

Shelf layout help

Hi everyone. I have a layout idea i'd like help with please. I'd like to have a simple shelf layout that runs around my room, no scenic area, just 2 tracks that run round half of my bedroom, the space being about 8ft by 8ft, but I need a lift out section that runs across my room from one wall to the...
by jackshepherd
Wed Sep 16, 2015 10:23 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Didcot Railway Centre Track Plan
Replies: 11
Views: 1512

Re: Didcot Railway Centre Track Plan

thanks guys for your help :D
by jackshepherd
Tue Sep 15, 2015 4:12 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Didcot Railway Centre Track Plan
Replies: 11
Views: 1512

Didcot Railway Centre Track Plan

Hi everyone, could someone please help me get a overall track plan of didcot railway centre. thanks
by jackshepherd
Wed Sep 09, 2015 12:08 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Need Help Finding!
Replies: 4
Views: 710

Re: Need Help Finding!

thank you for the help guys
by jackshepherd
Tue Sep 08, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Need Help Finding!
Replies: 4
Views: 710

Need Help Finding!

hi everyone, just need some help, could someone please tell me where I can find gwr station nameboards, so I can give my station a name, I remember seeing them on a website but I cant remember what it was called. any help would be grateful :)
by jackshepherd
Sun May 17, 2015 2:40 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Bodmin and wenford track plan help!
Replies: 5
Views: 871

Re: Bodmin and wenford track plan help!

For trackplan see: http://www.s-r-s.org.uk/html/srq/S3581.htm for photos try: https://uk.images.search.yahoo.com/search/images;_ylt=A9mSs2pej1hV3L0A.1dLBQx.;_ylu=X3oDMTE0cGwwZGhjBGNvbG8DaXIyBHBvcwMxBHZ0aWQDQjAwNDNfMQRzZWMDcGl2cw--?p=boscarne+junction&fr=sfp-yff25-s&fr2=piv-web Thanks Ex-pat...
by jackshepherd
Sun May 17, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Bodmin and wenford track plan help!
Replies: 5
Views: 871

Re: Bodmin and wenford track plan help!

flying scotsman123 wrote:Are you planning on modelling it in its present form or as it was when it was actually a junction? Currently it is just a run-round loop with a platform and small building, not a complicated track plan, a google image search should turn up some pictures.



I plan to model it in its present form. :)
by jackshepherd
Sun May 17, 2015 1:35 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Bodmin and wenford track plan help!
Replies: 5
Views: 871

Bodmin and wenford track plan help!

Hi everyone, Im starting on another layout idea, I plan to model the boscarne junction station on the bodmin and wenford railway. Could someone help me with the track plan of the station and what the station looks like. Thanks

Also, can someone tell me what locomotives and rolling stock they have :)
by jackshepherd
Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:13 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Tips for a little project?
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Tips for a little project?

my prototype will be based on "vintage trains" railtours. I plan to have a GWR tender loco and model their coaches, with mk1 support coach, mk2 coaches, Pullmans and maybe even the GUV water carrier. My railway is a loosely based on a cross between the didcot railway centre and tyseley loc...
by jackshepherd
Fri Jan 23, 2015 8:03 am
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Tips for a little project?
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Tips for a little project?

Bufferstop wrote:Extra bods on the footplate, usually the owners rep. and an inspector from DBS or whoever's safety case it's running under.


Thanks for that tip :)
by jackshepherd
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Tips for a little project?
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Tips for a little project?

skyblue wrote:
jackshepherd wrote:Oh yes, them also, can I get them in 00 gauge?


I'm sorry I can't help you with that.


no problems
by jackshepherd
Thu Jan 22, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Tips for a little project?
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Tips for a little project?

skyblue wrote:You'll need OHLE warning flashes for one, possibly TPWS and OTMR (Train Protection and Warning System and On Train Monitoring Recorder respectively) boxes also.


Oh yes, them also, can I get them in 00 gauge?
by jackshepherd
Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:46 pm
Forum: The Workbench
Topic: Tips for a little project?
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Tips for a little project?

Hi everyone, my little project is im customising a steam loco so it looks like one that is runs on the modern mainline. I already have the tip of adding a support coach but what else should I include so like loco looks right on a modern image layout? and just to add I haven't decided what loco to ge...
by jackshepherd
Sat Nov 29, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Small Line Motive Power
Replies: 31
Views: 4054

Re: Small Line Motive Power

well, because of limited space, the locos will likely be a pannier, jinty, j94, j72, 03/08, i should have room for all of them on my layout, but if not, that means a gala event can have a visitor. :D
by jackshepherd
Sat Nov 29, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Advice on point operation??
Replies: 12
Views: 2165

Re: Advice on point operation??

Cheers guys for the help, because the layout will be moved alot, i dont really want to have lots of rods about the place, so ive got a little idea of having a rode, to protrude upto the point and fit in the middle hole to operate the throw, and underneath, have a piece of cork on the other end, i kn...

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