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by tom_tom_go
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Llewellyn Loco Works #1
Replies: 512
Views: 54597

Re: Llewellyn Loco Works #1

Perfection, a shame to paint it!
by tom_tom_go
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Llewellyn Loco Works #1
Replies: 512
Views: 54597

Re: Llewellyn Loco Works #1

Nicely done, I need to do the same on my 5" loco as the chimney base is not finished off evenly on all sides.
by tom_tom_go
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock
Replies: 375
Views: 74840

Re: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock

And the hits just keep on rolling Andrew!

Let me know if you need help with your Russell.
by tom_tom_go
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock
Replies: 375
Views: 74840

Re: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock

Looks like you have 'nailed' that wagon Andrew.
by tom_tom_go
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: bambuko loco works 0-6-2 (Fowler)
Replies: 130
Views: 10341

Re: bambuko loco works 0-6-2 (Fowler)

I am a fan of chemical blackening and have moved on to this product which is a true four stage room temperature process:

http://www.black-it.co.uk
by tom_tom_go
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: The Leawarra Nayook Railway
Replies: 432
Views: 59734

Re: The Leawarra Nayook Railway

Wonderful pictures Grant showing what I would of wanted my railway to look like but never was.

The loco looks just right with a mix of matt and shine just like the real thing.
by tom_tom_go
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock
Replies: 375
Views: 74840

Re: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock

Individual planks are the way to go.

The laser cut kits don't look realistic with their perfect precision planking.

The weathering looks just right Andrew, great work.
by tom_tom_go
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Wild Rose ~ Quarry Hunslet
Replies: 254
Views: 39614

Re: Wild Rose ~ Quarry Hunslet

Nicely done Dave!
by tom_tom_go
Sat Oct 19, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Workshop/shed
Replies: 46
Views: 2299

Re: Workshop/shed

That does look good Rik, you have done well given the recent weather!
by tom_tom_go
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: wiring?
Replies: 24
Views: 1197

Re: wiring?

You don't need a special charger Andrew :thumbup:
by tom_tom_go
Thu Oct 17, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: wiring?
Replies: 24
Views: 1197

Re: wiring?

Agree with Graeme, Eneloop batteries are the way to go.
by tom_tom_go
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Llewellyn Loco Works #1
Replies: 512
Views: 54597

Re: Llewellyn Loco Works #1

The cunning plan comes together, great idea.
by tom_tom_go
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Roundhouse GFA leaking
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Re: Roundhouse GFA leaking

Contact them, they may replace it FOC.
by tom_tom_go
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 126
Views: 18511

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Glad to hear from you Mark!
by tom_tom_go
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Llewellyn Loco Works #1
Replies: 512
Views: 54597

Re: Llewellyn Loco Works #1

Have you considered chemical blackening?