3 results found for 'Mike Trice'

  • Coach Suspension Systems

    Mike Trice

    Issue 9 (1986)



    Mike Trice, who has ben deeply involved in experimentation and development within the Scalefour Society, discusses the 'poor relation' in the compensation debate.

    Overview of some of the commercially available suspension systems for bogie vehicles.

    Tags: chassis, coaches, compensation / suspension, product reviews

  • No. 1 Shop: 'Backscratcher' pick-ups

    Mike Trice

    Issue 17 (1987)


    Having failed to get satisfactory pick-up with the usual systems, Mike Trice developed a new, concealed method.

    Tags: chassis, pickups / pick-ups

  • Scumbled Teak Coaches

    Mike Trice

    Issue 57 (1992)


    It took one correspondent to claim that there were no modelling uses for 'scumble' to bring out the counter claims. We asked Mike Trice, who has been scumbling teak LNER coaches for years, to explain its use.

    Drawing showing the direction of teak grain on LNER coaches included.

    Tags: coaches, LNER / London & North Eastern Railway, paints / painting