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by Walkingthedog
Thu Feb 27, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Western Maryland 2-10-0 Russian decapod
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: Western Maryland 2-10-0 Russian decapod

Well done, great conversion.
by Walkingthedog
Tue Feb 25, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: New Member: StobartRailFanNo.1
Replies: 9
Views: 83

Re: New Member: StobartRailFanNo.1

Welcome to the forum. How many locos do you have?
by Walkingthedog
Mon Feb 24, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Opinions Sought
Replies: 13
Views: 195

Re: Opinions Sought

I still think it is a bit lumpy. I think fine sand is better or even plaster as suggested by another learned member. Just think about the size of OO feet and whether they can walk on it. Edit: just realised you are referring to the grey stuff around the shed. Looks good. PVA is my choice for stickin...
by Walkingthedog
Mon Feb 24, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: And another hobby.
Replies: 156
Views: 17573

Re: And another hobby.

Each to his own. Did cruise the Croatian islands last year. 32 passengers. That’ll do.
by Walkingthedog
Mon Feb 24, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: And another hobby.
Replies: 156
Views: 17573

Re: And another hobby.

Me neither Steve. Some friends of ours said but there’s entertainment every night, I said that makes it even worse.
by Walkingthedog
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Wetting the lines
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Re: Wetting the lines

I looked it up and apparently it is to stop the loud squeal from the wheels in the residential area.
by Walkingthedog
Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Opinions Sought
Replies: 13
Views: 195

Re: Opinions Sought

It is easy, it’s called black paint. :)
by Walkingthedog
Sun Feb 23, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Opinions Sought
Replies: 13
Views: 195

Re: Opinions Sought

I put sand down for my shed area and painted it according to the area to which it was applied. Don’t think they usually have ballast where people are walking and working. Too dangerous.



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by Walkingthedog
Sun Feb 23, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Partially Curved Platform
Replies: 10
Views: 214

Re: Partially Curved Platform

There’s always one that will come to a sudden halt.
by Walkingthedog
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Modern backscenes for town / city?
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Re: Modern backscenes for town / city?

Here’s a start. https://www.newmodellersshop.co.uk/backscenes.htm Or https://www.modelscenerysupplies.co.uk/backscenes/oo-gauge-backscenes and https://www.howardscenicsupplies.co.uk/categories/Backscenes/ID-Backscenes/?sort=alphaasc&limit=40&mode=6&page=3 Also http://www.kernowmodelrailcentre.com/p/...