Issue 116 2000 « Previous issue | Next issue »
Edited by Martyn Welch
Small Suppliers Forum
Comet Models Ivatt Class 2 Mogul kit in 4mm, Connoisseur Models LNER 12T fruit van in 7mm and GER Class N7/3 loco kit in 4mm. CPL Products screw couplings in 7mm
Quick & Easy
Barry Norman builds a pre-painted and pre-lettered Powkits PO coal wagon kit in 7mm
Fitting Brake Gear
Laurie Griffin describes his technique for close fitting loco brake shoes
Whenever we see Tony Reynalds demonstrating at exhibitions, he is invariably surrounded by a band of onlookers firing questions at him about how to do this or that and he is always happy to explain. So we are delighted to present his description of some of the techniques he used to create 7mm scale examples of a popular locomotive.
George Stokes' garden railway
Getting there slowly
In MRJ No. 83 Martin Nield described how he built a mechanically interlocked lever frame for his layout 'Eccleston'. Time has gone by and progress is being made.
The Bristolian for Pendon - Part 2
Guy Williams builds a rake of flush-glazed stock for Pendon Museum
Modelling military track
Constructing military track in 4mm
MRJ Workshop: Wantage Tramway No. 5 - Part 3
Laurie Griffin continues construction of the Wantage Tramway loco 'Jane' in 7mm
We awarded Graham Seed the MRJ Chalice at Scaleforum '99 for his wonderful Malcolm Mitchell 45xx - he was last seen staggering from the hall under the weight of the other cups he won as well! Even Malcolm was taken aback by the amount of extra detail Graham had managed to incorporate into an already highly detailed kit, so we asked him to tell us what he did. The list goes on and on.