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by jimmytrains_01
Sun Jul 24, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: Coaches for Roundhouse Models
Replies: 7
Views: 1046

Re: Coaches for Roundhouse Models

My Roundhouse no 1 coach next to my regner lumber jack roundhouse coach one.jpg Only changes and additions are a benched interior from Wood Valley Works 125mm and the build instructions allow the chassis to run flush with the end of the coach however I really liked the railings and cut short to expo...
by jimmytrains_01
Sun Mar 06, 2022 5:40 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Looking for a Millie
Replies: 4
Views: 1064

Re: Looking for a Millie

I think Andy at Kent Garden Railways has one in maroon not sure of gauge has safety valve cover and cab.
by jimmytrains_01
Sat Feb 05, 2022 10:58 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Saddle Tank Info
Replies: 6
Views: 934

Re: Saddle Tank Info

Is it a "robin" by John Prescott ?
by jimmytrains_01
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Garden Railway Technical Help & Advice
Topic: Redlake Tramway drop side wagon (or similar) details?
Replies: 5
Views: 1852

Re: Redlake Tramway drop side wagon (or similar) details?

https://gardenrails.org/download/file.php?mode=view&id=12891&sid=eb80329fe7abd7a8107b08e7d1baab6c behind lilla are my faller conversions as copied from an ebay purchase for small wagons, they are plastic and working drop sides, remove three of the planks all the way round and use a hinged strap and ...
by jimmytrains_01
Thu Dec 31, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Garden Railway Technical Help & Advice
Topic: Redlake Tramway drop side wagon (or similar) details?
Replies: 5
Views: 1852

Re: Redlake Tramway drop side wagon (or similar) details?

Could you try a Mitchum wagon from wood valley works and add a strap pack?
(no connection but a very happy customer for their penhryn coal wagons and extra coal mould)
by jimmytrains_01
Wed Nov 18, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: Garden Railway Technical Help & Advice
Topic: Glass glazing for rolling stock kits
Replies: 4
Views: 1735

Re: Glass glazing for rolling stock kits

I've glazed my padarn van with 0.1mm Acrylic sheet from Materials Testing and Technical Services Ltd. based in Kingston upon Thames. £4.50 for two A4 sheets worth. came as an a4 large letter free.
by jimmytrains_01
Wed Jun 05, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Garden Railway Technical Help & Advice
Topic: Boilers
Replies: 6
Views: 2879

Re: Boilers

a T boiler is the logical progression of a vertical boiler. it holds more water centrally and adds weight, adding traction. Logging locos have a single flue and more surface area being heated means better steam production.
by jimmytrains_01
Mon Feb 25, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Locomotives - Electric
Topic: Peckett Body Build - First Attempt - NOW FINISHED Pictures page 6
Replies: 126
Views: 33048

Re: Peckett Body Build - First Attempt

Please don't do me for rivet counting ! The left hand side of the boiler in the cab would be the coal hopper and a small hatch to retrive coal. On top of hopper would be a wooden lid that can take a full catering tray of mince pies. The shelf was not on the cab sheet it was a shelf just over the fir...
by jimmytrains_01
Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Garden Railway Technical Help & Advice
Topic: Cuttng flitches
Replies: 39
Views: 10918

Re: Cuttng flitches

Spills that you light fires with. haven't seen any for years. or lolly sticks. make your own kit ones!
by jimmytrains_01
Mon May 28, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Garden Railway Technical Help & Advice
Topic: Mini digger?
Replies: 1
Views: 1382

Re: Mini digger?

you may like the volvo mini digger by dickie toys at least 3 colours.
or a Bruder Toys HR16 mini Digger 1:16 scale
by jimmytrains_01
Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: New Models & Reviews
Topic: GRS 32mm gauge diesel and tippers
Replies: 15
Views: 7495

Re: GRS 32mm gauge diesel and tippers

Matt has nearly sold the whole of the first batch. Sample is in their shop at risborough. defo not just the show model