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by aislabyjim
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: D-Day Dakota fly-past
Replies: 26
Views: 1888

Re: D-Day Dakota fly-past

My first commercial flight was from Newcastle to Hannover in a Dakota operated I believe by DanAir in 1960. The cabin was lined with what appeared to be hardboard and I was admittedly praying when we hit severe turbulence over the Dutch Coast.
by aislabyjim
Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: And another hobby.
Replies: 114
Views: 12471

Re: And another hobby.

Only if they are RAMmed in!
by aislabyjim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Beyer-Garrat
Replies: 16
Views: 2817

Re: Beyer-Garrat

Tom, Perhaps a method of testing the drive is by using a rolling road. Mark a front and rear driving wheel in a similar position and then run the loco slowly in both directions checking for any discrepancy in the distance travelled by the wheels. Should a difference exist I suspect it is more likely...
by aislabyjim
Fri Oct 12, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: NYMR WAR WEEKEND
Replies: 3
Views: 1151

NYMR WAR WEEKEND

The three-day event is being held this weekend Sadly the PC brigade has ruled, believing it may upset veterans, that no one in German uniform will be allowed on the trains or stations and published in the local press that they will not be welcomed in any of the villages served by the NYMR. I suspect...
by aislabyjim
Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Site Help
Topic: NEW UNREAD POSTS
Replies: 16
Views: 2958

Re: NEW UNREAD POSTS

Many thanks for the replies, they confirmed my fading ability to see the wood for the trees. :lol:
by aislabyjim
Mon Oct 08, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Site Help
Topic: NEW UNREAD POSTS
Replies: 16
Views: 2958

NEW UNREAD POSTS

The old MRF site included a very useful facility that listed unread posts since a member's last visit. I have been unable to find this on the new site, perhaps it is something that may be added or is already available under a different guise.
by aislabyjim
Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: WELCOME TO ALL
Replies: 39
Views: 6545

Re: WELCOME TO ALL

Delighted the forum has been resurrected, well done the team and perhaps let us know what if any help we can give. :D









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