Issue 77 1995 « Previous issue | Next issue »
Edited by Bob Barlow
Small Suppliers Forum
Dave Bradwell - new address. Hurst Models - parts for improving BR Mk 1 coaches. London Road Models / Brassmasters - 4mm & 7mm kits for LNWR ' Precursor'. John Flack - mail order address. Royston Carss - 7mm castings for GWR locos, GWR ATC ramp kit & distant signal kit. Townstreet - modular 4mm warehouse.
MMS Resistance Soldering Unit
Review of the MMS Resistance Soldering Unit.
For Stephen, the journey to Faringdon was long and productive. It produced three books, a magnificent 4mm/P4 layout, and some insights into the motivations of a railway modeller.
The Tin Turtle
Martyn builds a kit for the tiny Motor Rail Simplex, 40HP industrial.
24 1/2 Ton Mineral Wagons
Peter examines the 24 1/2 ton steel minerals, building 4mm models as he goes.
Layout Design: The Easingwold Railway
A pair of the distinctive GWR 'Cordon' gas tank vehicles took considerable effort to get an acceptable result from an indifferent kit.
40 Years Building Rolling Stock
Philip began building rolling stock in the days when cardboard and old toothpaste tubes were considered important materials. His early examples bear comparison with models produced from the most advanced kits of today.
Fitted Freight in 7mm
Gerry adapts and upgrades a pair of 7mm vans from Parkside, ready for an express of the future.
4mm Scale Buffer Improvement
Lathe work to improve buffers.