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by jim@NAL
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

The door is a little small for the scale but I think it looks right and after looking a pictures of light houses they had quite small doors anyway
by jim@NAL
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

Some more done on the lighthouse. Having some celitex left over from work I cut some up .ct1 it together and having some plasterers scrim in the van I waped it in it.i then gave it all a coat of pva. Iv renderd it in tile adhesive
by jim@NAL
Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

I hope so peter it looks very bright on the video needs a bit of ajusting but should be ok
by jim@NAL
Thu Feb 21, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

https://youtu.be/Br08TTWNR4U It works lights very bright on the video and I need to find a different power surply for the motor that turns the spinging part .it's a old hornby train power pack I bought from a junk shop for 8 pounds and it's not that great it gets very hot .I will change this for som...
by jim@NAL
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

Yes they are in revuse order .hopefully il get the light turning tomorrow eve
by jim@NAL
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: PTSD help through models
Replies: 5
Views: 691

Re: PTSD help through models

I find making models extremely relaxing. It's good for the soul .i can spend a howl evening with the radio on and lose myself in making a model I don't have to answer any e mails or phone calls asking me to fix any problems. For a few hours if desconected from the whole world and in a world making a...
by jim@NAL
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

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More progress tonight on the lighthouse. Thanks for the tip about vanishing the copper bit looks a lot better. Iv sprayed and wheatherd the top of the lighthouse
by jim@NAL
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Time to build a railway...but where?
Replies: 2225
Views: 314366

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

That's rather great peter
by jim@NAL
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: TVT - First Turnout and Infrastructure
Replies: 97
Views: 9470

Re: TVT - First Turnout and Infrastructure

Wow this is looking fantastic looking forward to seeing more
by jim@NAL
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

Thanks for the kind comments. Iv got some matt varnish I will try it tonight .Thanks for the tips
by jim@NAL
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Tom's station building
Replies: 59
Views: 5331

Re: Tom's station building

Great job
by jim@NAL
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

Very slow progress on the lighthouse as works busy at the moment.iv decides to make the roof look like it's Copper. I sprayed it with copper spray paint then iv weatherd it too look green
by jim@NAL
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Backscene on fence
Replies: 3
Views: 658

Re: Backscene on fence

That's fantastic
by jim@NAL
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Birthday Party
Replies: 11
Views: 1025

Re: Birthday Party

That's fantastic how amazing to be 107 .i worked on a house for someone who's mum was 97 .the house was up a long track about 2 and harf miles from where his mum lived one a week she would walk the 2 and a harf miles to see us working on the house .she was as fit as a fiddle ate very well and still ...
by jim@NAL
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: North Avenue Line
Replies: 137
Views: 13248

Re: North Avenue Line

I'm hoping to get some more done tonight and will post some more pics. I got a lot of plastcard for Christmas so some of it will go towards finishing the lighthouse