5 results found for 'Jim Snowdon'
An Original GW Branch Set in 7mm
Issue 94 (1997)
A Slater's kit is butchered into two coaches.
Finescale 0 Gauge Improved
Issue 99 (1997)
Jim Snowdon believes finescale 7mm standards can be adjusted to make it look and run better.
Scratchbuilding Wagons in Plastic
Issue 68 (1994)
Scratchbuilding goods vehicles, even relatively complicated outside-framed vans, is a straightforward process using ready-cut sheet & strip. In 7mm scale where the detail counts, it's specially rewarding.
The WD project
Issue 160 (2005)
You've got to admire the get-up-and-go spirit of the Hillingdon Railway Modellers. Wanting a 7mm scale model of the familiar Austerity 2-8-0, but finding nothing available that met their standards, they elected to design, manufacture and market their own finescale kit under the Snowhill Models marque. Jim Snowdon tells the story of how they got there.
Variations on Peco 7mm GWR Goods Van
Issue 95 (1997)
A 'Mink C' achieved by some carving of a kit with other options.