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  1. Dan Randall liked mickoo's post in the thread 7mm Mickoo's Workbench - GWR 1501 Class - MOK 64xx A&E.

    So moving on, another project passed by this way recently. The initial remit was a new set of saddle tank overlays, the kit provides 3...

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  2. PMP liked Pencarrow's post in the thread 7mm Pencarrow - Cornish BR(S).

    Bit of progress to report... [ATTACH] Ballast and base layer green going down.

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  3. BrushType4 liked Pencarrow's post in the thread 7mm Pencarrow - Cornish BR(S).

    Bit of progress to report... [ATTACH] Ballast and base layer green going down.

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  4. 3 LINK liked Focalplane's post in the thread David Andrews Castle Build.

    Simon, Dan Thank you for your responses. I am getting on with the strengtheners with more elbow grease than ought to be necessary. I...

    16 September 2019 at 22:59
  5. 3 LINK liked Focalplane's post in the thread David Andrews Castle Build.

    And so, on to the tender body: [ATTACH] A lot of outside soldering is necessary which still needs a lot of cleaning up. The flare is...

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  6. 3 LINK liked dibateg's post in the thread 7mm The Derby Line - Finney7 34091 Weymouth.

    I keep an eye out for interesting second hand wagons and at a show, I picked up a rather battered SR van with uneven planking that...

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  7. 3 LINK liked dibateg's post in the thread 7mm The Derby Line - Finney7 34091 Weymouth.

    Thank you It took me two and a half days or so, but I do enjoy doing the pipework, I like to understand what they do and where they...

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  8. Scanlon liked oldravendale's post in the thread Building the MOK Class Q1, or From the Sublime to the Cor Blimey.

    Thanks for the thought. That makes perfect sense - wish I'd thought of it! However, it makes the quality of those drills from Hobby...

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  9. 3 LINK liked LarryG's post in the thread 7mm Corwen East Junction..

    Fencing is not a whopping job, but it is the last of the biggish jobs now that the down platform has some. It's not a bad vantage point...

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  10. JimG liked Tim Watson's post in the thread TFW’s workshop.

    The rear cylinder covers were originally made oversize lumps to allow filing into shape for the piston stuffing boxes, studs & nuts....

    16 September 2019 at 22:45
  11. 3 LINK liked Andy P's post in the thread New Mills.

    Just an up date to say that New Mills is currently up for sale on a well know auction site due in no small part to our House move back...

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  12. 3 LINK liked Andy P's post in the thread New Mills.

    Here's a pic for today. [ATTACH]

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  13. 3 LINK liked Andy P's post in the thread New Mills.

    Hi Phil C. Yes it is a little dusty as you say, it was done in Microsoft Office Picture Manager, as that is the only program I have that...

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  14. 3 LINK liked Andy P's post in the thread New Mills.

    And using some artistic licence!!!!![ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  15. 3 LINK liked Andy P's post in the thread New Mills.

    Well as your about to see, I haven't updated for a while, but it's almost finished apart from now doing the smaller details like...

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