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Edited by Martyn Welch
Small Suppliers Forum
Comet Models D1948 Stanier Buffet Car in 4mm, Ian Rathbone contact information for unshaded LNER-style lettering/numbering, Great Western Study Group publication GWR Switch and Crossing Practice, Hurst Models etched TDM jumper cables for Classes 37, 47 and 87 and Class 37 nose-side grills in 2mm, 4m and 7mm, High Level Kits LoLoader gearboxes, James Paulger coreless micro-motors, Bachmann distribution of Design Preservation Models range of plastic building and structure kits in 3.5mm, Testors Aztec internal-mix airbrush available from Antics, Brassmasters replacement coupling rods and balance weights for Bachmann 08 diesel shunter in 4mm, Axminster Power Tool Centre combined guillotine, V Bender and sheet metal rolling machine, Connoisseur Models NBR Class B/LNER Class J37 loco kit in 7mm
The MRJ Interview: Barry Norman
At his home deep in the shire counties, stretched out on a sofa in front of a snug coal fire, top railway photographer Barry Norman explains just how he takes those extraordinary images.
Roye England's Modelling Notebooks - Part 4 Timberwork
Timberwork features in a range of different uses within the buildings that Roye modelled for Pendon - both for basic structural work and also for surfacing. In these notes, a range of applications are illustrated, starting with some comments on the structural timbers in the magnificent model of the barn from Badbury Farm.
Modelling 7mm tiebars to combine good appearance with as near absolute reliability as possible.
Recreating Prototype Trains
Recreating prototype trains/train formations in model form
The Nissen Hut
Tim Shackleton builds the inexpensive Nissen Hut kit from Trackside Models in 4mm
Trevor Pott continues describing his EM wagons and the operating procedures involved at Churston.
Workshop Practice - Tender Flares
Not some obscure reference to hippy days, but Laurie Griffin's useful tips and preferred methods for fettling those awkward tender top shapes.
Two views of Cheddleton Mental Hospital Railway electric loco propelling coal wagons in 1954
Following on from his well-received articles on the Finney 7mm Adams Radial, we persuaded Chris Wesson to tell s more about his lettering techniques.
A Glaswegian backwater in 7mm by Nigel Bowyer.