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by IanC
Wed May 22, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Locomotives - Alternative Power
Topic: Thermo-electric powered tram
Replies: 14
Views: 1208

Re: Thermo-electric powered tram

Interesting project.
by IanC
Wed May 22, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Archangel Range
Replies: 86
Views: 26525

Re: Archangel Range

CNCModeller, that has turned out really well. Very impressive work.
by IanC
Tue May 21, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Quarterly Garden Railway Gallery
Topic: Quarterly Garden Railway Gallery - June 2019 FINAL REMINDER
Replies: 58
Views: 2385

Re: Quarterly Garden Railway Gallery - June 2019 Entries REMINDER

That's a great picture Philip. A serious contender.
by IanC
Tue May 21, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Filler
Replies: 12
Views: 434

Re: Filler

I've used Milliput standard (yellow and grey) filler without problems.
by IanC
Tue May 21, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Wooden coal cart - advice needed
Replies: 18
Views: 553

Re: Wooden coal cart - advice needed

That's a lovely looking horse and cart Rik. I have very little woodworking experience, especially since my long time ago school days. I do agree with you though on how many different skills are involved in this fantastic hobby.
by IanC
Tue May 21, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Wooden coal cart - advice needed
Replies: 18
Views: 553

Re: Wooden coal cart - advice needed

That's a lovely looking horse and cart Rik. I have very little woodworking experience, especially since my long time ago school days. I do agree with you though on how many different skills are involved in this fantastic hobby.
by IanC
Thu May 16, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Time to build a railway...but where?
Replies: 2136
Views: 284301

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

As others have said Peter, fantastic modelling. The photography is good too.
by IanC
Thu May 16, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Rhydypenderyn at the Statfold Barn Railway.
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Rhydypenderyn at the Statfold Barn Railway.

SimonWood wrote:
Thu May 16, 2019 8:55 am
Peter Butler wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 10:31 am
I've never been there but it looks wonderful.
It is! And not only is it full of sources of modelling inspiration, but they also share your admiration for the wonders of SBR so much they have dedicated many items of rolling stock to it :thumbleft
Lol. :D :D :D
by IanC
Wed May 15, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Rhydypenderyn at the Statfold Barn Railway.
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Rhydypenderyn at the Statfold Barn Railway.

Nice layout Tony. Good to watch trains running nicely with an interesting mix of stock.
by IanC
Wed May 08, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Loading hoppers for the sand quarry
Replies: 57
Views: 1707

Re: Loading hoppers for the sand quarry

That looks good Rik. I must get back to my modelling and in particular using foam board. I have a couple of buildings under construction that I've put away. FWIW I use the cheap superglue for foam board. I get the cheapest I can find from Range.
by IanC
Tue May 07, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: new pavers for garden
Replies: 9
Views: 730

Re: new pavers for garden

That's a great looking space. Looks like your team has done a first class job.
by IanC
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Wadebridge Light Railway
Replies: 110
Views: 7944

Re: Wadebridge Light Railway

Great work George.
by IanC
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Larger scale Stuff
Replies: 49
Views: 2548

Re: Larger scale Stuff

Steel boilers seem to be the thing now in larger scales... Yes, probably due to the cost of copper boilers. Steel boilers require more maintenance AFAIK. Not sure about steel boilers, but steel fireboxes are cheaper than copper fireboxes. I think, AFAIK, it is only in our small scales where copper ...
by IanC
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: A stream for the Elderbury & District Light Railway - FINISHED
Replies: 172
Views: 11383

Re: A stream for the Elderbury & District Light Railway

Coming together nicely. It looks superb.
by IanC
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: B/W film of W&LLR in 1960s
Replies: 19
Views: 582

Re: B/W film of W&LLR in 1960s

Wonderful and nostalgic find Rik, Thanks for sharing it.