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by markoteal
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Electric
Topic: Railbus for the PMR
Replies: 154
Views: 10060

Re: Railbus for the PMR

Looking good - took me a while too!
by markoteal
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: (WH)WHR Buildings
Replies: 75
Views: 2722

Re: (WH)WHR Buildings

Great work - one question...........Where did you acquire the dog?
by markoteal
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: (WH)WHR Buildings
Replies: 75
Views: 2722

Re: (WH)WHR Buildings

Craft knives can indeed be lethal. I was once hospitalized (outpatient) courtesy of Swann- Morton. The safety cover was a piece of plastic heat crimped on to the blade and Dingbat here tried to remove the cover by using my thumbnail against the cover with some force, thinking that I was applying pr...
by markoteal
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Disguising unwanted backgrounds
Replies: 14
Views: 1013

Re: Disguising unwanted backgrounds

ge_rik wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:55 pm
markoteal wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:38 pm
Thats me diving into the back of the shed tomorrow to see if I still have my old camo netting!
Chances are, even if it is there, you won't be able to see it ....... :lol:

Rik
Still looking ........... ;)
by markoteal
Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: FWLR Rod's return
Replies: 21
Views: 584

Re: FWLR Rod's return

Get well soon Rod!
by markoteal
Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Roundhouse Millie chuff pipe
Replies: 9
Views: 372

Re: Roundhouse Millie chuff pipe

My Millie has the RH enhancer fitted - makes a great sound, especially when working hard with a load or working up hill!
by markoteal
Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Cheers Jack - may well take you up in that offer!
by markoteal
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: General Garden Railways
Topic: The PMR Chronicles - Pt the umpteenth.
Replies: 5
Views: 582

Re: The PMR Chronicles - Pt the umpteenth.

Just catching up Jim .......very good! - I particularly like the sheep and humans sharing the railbus and the sheep coming off worst!
by markoteal
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Cheers Tom - thats a kind offer -but I'm getting the guy who fitted it to have a look as I'm passing on one of my trips upt'north as it maybe just something daft I've done - if the problem continues, I'll give you a shout

Thanks
by markoteal
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Yes it does Tom - nice and slow and that video is based on manual control as the servo is playing up - just shows how effective it can be - does need an oil though! :D
by markoteal
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Cheers for todays messages of encouragement - all very welcome Yes The Yorkshire Group is very active and has a sub group near where I'm hoping to live (Huddersfield area) so that will be bonus - will miss my Kent contacts though! Rik - yes the wasps were very active around the maturing grapes - tak...
by markoteal
Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Thanks Peter & Jim - sure it will all work out...........eventually :?
by markoteal
Thu Aug 30, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Cheers Tom - my hope is that my next line will be a lot more visitor loco friendly (ie have wider clearances) so who knows you may make it to CHLRv2!
by markoteal
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Soar Valley Light wrote:
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:26 pm
Hi Mark,

I hope the move goes well and that a new line makes an appearance as soon as you're settled back in the homeland. I look forward to the commencement of the 'Batter Pudding Special' service!

Andrew
Cheers - yes I think I'll need a new headboard - The Yorkshire Pudding :)
by markoteal
Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Welcome to the CHLR
Replies: 106
Views: 11337

Re: Welcome to the CHLR

Hi everyone - you'll have noticed I've been a bit quiet on here recently - the reason is that we've decided to relocate back to Yorkshire (numerous family reasons) from Kent AND around the same time i was made redundant from work - add to that a mum with Alzheimers and things have been a bit hectic ...