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by Peter Butler
Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Lord Elderbury's Stately Home
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Lord Elderbury's Stately Home

This is well worth a second note of appreciation, I am so impressed with both the appearance and the mechanics of the whole project..... amazing! I hadn't seen anything like it before, hence my original question. I am aware of the mowers themselves, but the combination of storage and charging in suc...
by Peter Butler
Sun Apr 26, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: The Ballinacraig and Derrylecka Light Railway
Replies: 14
Views: 440

Re: The Ballinacraig and Derrylecka Light Railway

Tommy56 wrote:
Sun Apr 26, 2020 8:45 pm
Yes, hopefully live steam will grace the line some day though 👍🏼
Remember to isolate the power supply otherwise sparks will fly!
by Peter Butler
Sun Apr 26, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Lord Elderbury's Stately Home
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Lord Elderbury's Stately Home

That is seriously showing off..... but so well done.
I would never have thought of such a thing, has it been done before?
by Peter Butler
Fri Apr 24, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: NEW FWLR LINE
Replies: 103
Views: 9318

Re: NEW FWLR LINE

Great work there Rod, he has done a good job and you must be delighted. The water level is just a bit alarming though, especially near the house, let's hope it doesn't happen again as it was exceptional this year.
by Peter Butler
Fri Apr 24, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: The Leawarra Nayook Railway
Replies: 516
Views: 68722

Re: The Leawarra Nayook Railway

Superb construction and amazing detail.... but what messy workers!
by Peter Butler
Thu Apr 23, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: My first railway - The Westmorland Light Railway
Replies: 48
Views: 3617

Re: My first railway - The Westmorland Light Railway

That's a great looking loco and you are making a very nice job of it.
More pictures please as you progress the build.
by Peter Butler
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Time to build a railway...but where?
Replies: 2292
Views: 319959

Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Thank you all for your Birthday wishes...... you make a happy man feel very old!!!
by Peter Butler
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Time to build a railway...but where?
Replies: 2292
Views: 319959

Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Thank you all for your Birthday wishes...... you make a happy man feel very old!!!
by Peter Butler
Sun Apr 19, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: The Rylston Light Railway - work still in progress
Replies: 15
Views: 1032

Re: The Rylston Light Railway - work still in progress

Wonderful photographs, made even better by the use of black and white.
by Peter Butler
Sun Apr 19, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock
Replies: 497
Views: 87612

Re: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock

Your additional detailing has made an enormous difference, they don't look like the same kit.
by Peter Butler
Sun Apr 19, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Crowfoot Light Railway 2020 spring clean in progress
Replies: 20
Views: 763

Re: Crowfoot Light Railway 2020 spring clean in progress

We all have our own methods and there can never be a 'best way,' just the way we like it. I use Games Workshop for all of my acrylics, including the brown wash to give depth and shade in all of the recesses. Also, having looked up the previously unknown Kippo Models, they do look very well made and ...
by Peter Butler
Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Prusa i3 3d printer
Replies: 44
Views: 1156

Re: Prusa i3 3d printer

Well done Rik, quite an achievement to get it working at all, I had concerns.
Now for that white elephant.
by Peter Butler
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock
Replies: 497
Views: 87612

Re: (WH)WHR Rolling Stock

Andrew, I have found my Binnie drawing of the bolster wagon, it might be some help to you?.....
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by Peter Butler
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Crowfoot Light Railway 2020 spring clean in progress
Replies: 20
Views: 763

Re: Crowfoot Light Railway 2020 spring clean in progress

The paint finish on the factory building is superb! Never heard of Kippo Models, just about to look up now.
by Peter Butler
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Time to build a railway...but where?
Replies: 2292
Views: 319959

Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Yes Grant, same applies here to over 70's. As you can see from the picture, all my friends are in that position.