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by HarryUK
Sun Nov 25, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Books & Magazines
Topic: At last
Replies: 30
Views: 5189

Re: At last

Added to my "must buy list"
by HarryUK
Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Simple figure painting.
Replies: 15
Views: 2787

Re: Simple figure painting.

This very helpful, you've made it all seem so easy PT, but I suspect it takes some hours of practice to develop a reasonable skill, worth the effort tho
by HarryUK
Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: The new Montfort's shunting layout
Replies: 23
Views: 4051

Re: The new Montfort's shunting layout

Montfort wrote:
Fri Nov 02, 2018 11:25 am
Thanks. Another small layout: OO gauge model rail shelf layout
Is that your layout? OO Gauge Parcel Coach to Goods Shed is one of my fav running sequences.
by HarryUK
Sun Oct 28, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Product Review
Topic: Product Update
Replies: 1
Views: 1015

Re: Product Update

The image editor for those not willing to buy Photoshop, a lot easier than Gimp, tho not as advanced :D
by HarryUK
Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Model Railway Events
Topic: The great model railway challenge
Replies: 75
Views: 13812

Re: The great model railway challenge

It's entertainment for people who probably don't do railway modelling, & like other shows of a similar kind it needs a sense of jeopardy & over blown judges to 'work'. It was never intended to be a learning experience on "how to", & its unlikely you'll ever see that on TV. Set your expectations low ...
by HarryUK
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Background sound for layouts
Replies: 23
Views: 3994

Re: Background sound for layouts

At £30 a module possibly more reasonable than adding sound to every loco purchase, or converting exiting stock, but even so I can think of more pressing considerations for a beginners budget
by HarryUK
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Old maps
Replies: 20
Views: 3606

Re: Old maps

Subsequent research suggests the map I was looking at dates btn 1910 & 1930, which from my point of view is close enough
by HarryUK
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Old maps
Replies: 20
Views: 3606

Re: Old maps

I live on what was farmland. When my parents moved here, boxing day 1952, there was a barn about 50 yards up the road which the builders were using for storage, the barn is visible on the old maps. One day my parents went into town and when they came home the barn had been demolished and the site t...
by HarryUK
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: WELCOME TO ALL
Replies: 39
Views: 6839

Re: WELCOME TO ALL

RogerB wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:51 pm
Welcome Harry
Brian wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:52 pm
Welcome to the forum
Thanks for the welcomes RogerB & Brian
by HarryUK
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: WELCOME TO ALL
Replies: 39
Views: 6839

Re: WELCOME TO ALL

Hi, I've been lurking on various railway modelling forums for a few yrs, & recognise some names here, despite reading posts & mags and watching videos, I dont actually do any modelling, although now I have the time I might start up next yr. I never had an 00 gauge train set as a child, so I'll be qu...