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  1. Steph Dale replied to the thread Question for Steph Dale.

    Aah, point taken. Nor I... :) Steph

    19 July 2018 at 23:29
  2. Steph Dale replied to the thread Good quality Files.

    Jon, I think it's the coarsest actually - I recall I've got some #4 files here, which are very fine. I don't doubt that for special...

    19 July 2018 at 23:13
  3. Yorkshire Dave liked Alan's post in the thread Louville Lane Cameo.

    Nearly there with the canopy, just the guttering. I'm thinking I may use Evergreen's half rod. [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]

    19 July 2018 at 23:06
  4. Yorkshire Dave replied to the thread Louville Lane Cameo.

    When in Paignton last weekend I noticed the guttering on the station valance was square - you could always square U channel. Albion...

    19 July 2018 at 23:05
  5. BrushType4 liked michl080's post in the thread Michaels 7mm LMS 13ton mineral wagon (MMP kit).

    well, well, well, some days are different! A couple of days ago I wrote the LMS logo and the serial number onto the wagon with quite...

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  6. BrushType4 liked michl080's post in the thread Michaels 7mm LMS 13ton mineral wagon (MMP kit).

    weekend update... things are progressing nicely. All parts fit nicely together, the floor and the planks are attached. [ATTACH] There...

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  7. BrushType4 liked michl080's post in the thread Michaels 7mm LMS 13ton mineral wagon (MMP kit).

    here comes the next update: the underframe is ready and painted.[ATTACH] The final assembly of the brake gear would have been easier...

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  8. BrushType4 liked michl080's post in the thread Michaels 7mm LMS 13ton mineral wagon (MMP kit).

    Dave, the planks are about 1.3mm thick which is equivalent to about 2 1/4". As Trevor confirmed above, this seems to be reasonably...

    19 July 2018 at 22:41
  9. BrushType4 liked michl080's post in the thread Michaels 7mm LMS 13ton mineral wagon (MMP kit).

    We had a public holiday plus very bad weather on Friday, so I had a chance to start with my kit. Just a few pictures. Nothing special,...

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  10. Steph Dale replied to the thread Good quality Files.

    +1 for Tome Feteira. Reading this thread as it's built through the evening I was desperately trying to remember the company name......

    19 July 2018 at 22:30
  11. Steph Dale replied to the thread Question for Steph Dale.

    Interesting that - electron scatter is certainly a measurable phenomenon, as is surface conduction. It's something that's taken very...

    19 July 2018 at 22:25
  12. Dog Star liked P A D's post in the thread 7mm MOK BR Standard 4MT Tank.

    I assume you blokes are talking about re-profiled Slaters wheels for scale 7? You don't have these problems if you stick with...

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  13. adrian liked Neil's post in the thread Website Belgian Steelworks 1:87.

    Prepare to be gobsmacked by the scale and splendour of this work in progress by Floris Dilz. There's five pages of the steelworks stuff...

    19 July 2018 at 22:21
  14. Dog Star liked Rob Pulham's post in the thread Good quality Files.

    Up to now despite working mostly with metal I have relied on a combination of either cheap sets of standard Mini 4" files from Boyes...

    19 July 2018 at 22:19
  15. Dog Star liked Simon's post in the thread Tempus Fugit - Pete Insole's workbench oddities and other things.

    Oh I do so love a good yarn, especially one with good pictures.... Seriously Pete, I hope it all goes well for you and that you enjoy...

    19 July 2018 at 22:18
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