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by twalton1145
Sun Feb 16, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: OO gauge fencing
Replies: 21
Views: 1121

Re: OO gauge fencing

I purchased my fence posts via www.scalemodelscenery.co.uk. The fence posts are laser cut and pre-drilled and also comes with wire if you need it and enough in one kit to make 1 metre. i used wire from a cable i had which had 100 super fine strands of copper wire.Poduct code LX056-72 Its not a grea...
by twalton1145
Mon Feb 03, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Great parking...
Replies: 7
Views: 259

Re: Great parking...

I sat and watched a woman (in the grey Corsa) end up like this. To make her parking even worse, when she was trying to get her car into the bay, the silver Vectra wasn't parked...that bay was empty. When she finished parking, she walked away as if nothing was wrong ! https://i.postimg.cc/F7FFNyPK/9...
by twalton1145
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: 'I have lost control'
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: 'I have lost control'

glencairn wrote:
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:19 pm
Watching Class 55 55002 'Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry' travel at 150mph plus. :shock:

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Glencairn
Model railways are pricey but grandchildren are beyond price :) .
Ted
by twalton1145
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Modelling On A Shoestring.
Replies: 79
Views: 9597

Re: Modelling On A Shoestring.

Thanks :)
Ted
by twalton1145
Wed Oct 23, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Modelling On A Shoestring.
Replies: 79
Views: 9597

Re: Modelling On A Shoestring.

Thanks for replying - all the bits are still in a cardboard box awaiting final assembly!
Pleased with my initial construction, then fell at the final hurdle - just can't get my head round the electrics :cry:
Ted
by twalton1145
Tue Oct 15, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Modelling On A Shoestring.
Replies: 79
Views: 9597

Re: Modelling On A Shoestring.

P-Way hut?
Ted
by twalton1145
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Modelling On A Shoestring.
Replies: 79
Views: 9597

Re: Modelling On A Shoestring.

Steve M wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:03 pm
My first attempt was with a cut up coke can but found that the foil containers from a Chinese take away was perfect.
Thanks Steve, I'll do some trials :D
Ted
by twalton1145
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Modelling On A Shoestring.
Replies: 79
Views: 9597

Re: Modelling On A Shoestring.

Brilliant tip Steve - was that cooking foil or thicker?
Ted
by twalton1145
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Maltby Main
Replies: 43
Views: 6484

Re: Maltby Main

Now I'm not averse to a bit of Adult Content, but a) it's before the 9 pm watershed and b) I was hoping to see some model trains!!!
Ted
by twalton1145
Fri Oct 04, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Montgreenan
Replies: 76
Views: 9514

Re: Montgreenan

anybody got any experience / tips on how best to create climbing plants as I think my bridge parapets might look better with some subtle greenery ? Thanks Richard. There is on here somewhere an amazing layout with a very overgrown area, derelict building, rusty car, chickens all over the place etc....