Issue 40 1990 « Previous issue | Next issue »
Edited by Bob Barlow
Small Suppliers Forum
Rocom 4mm etched kits form LNER Gresley 'shortened' main line coaches. Ceebee Publications index of model railway magazines 1984-89. C&L ready-made finescale 4mm pointwork. Phoenix/Branchlines Gold Star coach kits. Modern Motive Power modern etched depot symbols. Malcolm Mills 3mm resin loco kits. Mike and Joyce Osborne 7mm etched brass inside bearing units. Hobbymat BFE vertical milling/drilling attachment. North British Locomotive Company builders' photographs from B.Jackson.
GWR Covered Footbridge
Guy Williams builds a 4mm GWR footbridge from an etched kit and finds it to be a work of art - the definitive model of a distinctive lineside feature.
Martyn Welch describes his superb recreation of the Southern Region of his childhood - quite simply, the finest 7mm layout we have ever seen.
Scratchbuilding Road Vehicles in 4mm Scale
Geoff Kent, a member of the 'Dunwich' team, produces stunning road vehicles using simple techniques and that most 'user-friendly' material, plastic sheet and strip. The secret, he says, lies in choosing the right prototypes and making sure that the key details are right. Here's how he does it.
4mm finescale 1920s LNER engine shed/loco depot by John Judson.
G.W.R. Wagon Variety
Martin Goodall continues his look at available kits for 4mm GWR covered goods wagons.
Diagram Y2 adapted from Coopercraft V5 kit. Diagram V4 Coopercraft kit.