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Edited by Bob Barlow

MRJ Issue 41
  • Small Suppliers Forum


    MJT 4mm articulated unit; GNR/LNER cosmetic bogie sides; LNER etched step boards: sprung wagon buffers. ROXEY MOLDINGS list Southern Maunsell etched 4mm coach kits. Tony Macdougall Gauge 0 directory. Chris Leigh 4mm Network SouthEast station fittings. FMR transfers. Branchlines 4mm etched coach kits Midland/LMS. Dyna-Drive gearbox. Masokits 4mm etched break gear, gangway unit, sprung bogies. I. Young 7mm & 4mm etched kits 2-4-0T Kent & East Sussex Railway. 009 Society 125th anniversary News special Talyllyn Railway. Branch-Line range 4mm RTR wagons.

    Tags: Small Suppliers Forum

  • Scaleforum 1990


    Exhibition preview inluding photos of 'Grafton' by Steve Lee, 'Winchester Chesil' by the Southampton Area Group of the Scalefour Society, and 'Buntingham' by Ray Hammond.

    Tags: exhibitions / events

  • Winchester Chesil - revisited

    Peter Squibb



    It's been a long time coming, but the Southampton Area Group of the Scalefour Society's layout - on show at Scalefourum - has turned into a remarkable exhibition piece, a far cry from the unfinished opus first described in MRJ No.9. Peter Squibb explains how he and fellows, virtually all of whom had no previous experience in P4 modelling, got there in the end.

    Tags: GWR / Great Western Railway, layouts

  • Inkerman Street - The Structures

    Bob Barlow



    Seeking out and selecting the prototypes to suit our project was good fun, says Bob Barlow, but turning them into models was a bigger job than he expected.

    Tags: buildings, houses, layouts, scratchbuilding, warehouses

  • See it at Warley...



    Photo of Ray Ward and Bob Dawson's 4mm LNER layout 'Dawarton'.

    Tags: layouts, LNER / London & North Eastern Railway

  • Scratchbuilding Road Vehicles in 4mm Scale - Part 2

    Geoff Kent


    Geoff Kent concludes his account of scratchbuilding small scale road vehicles. His models are 4mm scale, but the techniques are applicable to most scales.

    Wheels and axles. Interiors and details. Painting and lettering.

    Tags: road vehicles, scratchbuilding