Issue 101 1998 « Previous issue | Next issue »
Edited by Bob Barlow
Small Suppliers Forum
Home of 0 Gauge 7mm loco kits (acquired from Mega Kits). Diamond Designs 7mm figures. Red Dog Baseboards model railway club discount scheme. Model Signal Engineering business for sale. Book 'Loco Bits and Pieces' by Pete Wright. Branchlines MRJ project Manning Wardle key components pack.Javelin Models etched 7mm LNWR 'George V' 4-4-0 kit. Alan Gibson 1998 catalogue. Comet Models LMS Rebuilt Scot and tender kit for LMS Princess Royal. Connoisseur Models 7mm etched LMS 20-ton goods brake van kit (diag. 1657).
Clarendon Signal Box
John Gowers blends two kits and a fair bit of scratchbuilding to model a larger-type LNWR signal box in 4mm scale.
Using the London Road Models kit.
Get Stuck In
John Dornom thinks that adhesives are under-rated by modellers. Having tried most of them, he identifies some useful ones.
A Somerset & Dorset Railway fiction in 4mm/P4 by the East Dorset Gang of Four, as recounted by Dickie Paget.
Layouts for Operation: The Shakespeare Route
Stratford-upon-Avon & Midland Junction Railway
John Cockcroft builds a 4mm Johnson 2-4-0 as it appeared in later life, enjoying himself with the London Road Models kit.
Photos showing progress on Roy Jackson's 'Retford' layout.
St. George's Hill
Ian Hopkins concludes our tour of his superb 7mm layout with a look at the structures.
Wagon Suspension Tested
Peter Kirmond tested a range of suspension systems for his 7mm wagons - and the results make interesting reading, whatever your chosen scale.
Charford Mk II (Track Plan)
Track plan omitted from layout feature in MRJ 100.