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  1. Old Buffer posted a new thread.

    LINCOLN & DISTRICT MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION

    Once again we will be holding the exhibition at the Newark showground. The list of layouts is as follows Gauge 3 Blackgang Gauge 1...

    Forum: Exhibitions

    23 September 2017 at 18:12
  2. Dog Star liked adrian's post in the thread Very Little Gravitas Indeed*.

    I'll try it as powder next time and see how I get on. Yes there is the problem of the pillions moving when it starts to boil but I have...

    23 September 2017 at 17:45
  3. 7mmMick liked Rob Pulham's post in the thread 7mm Gladiator NER/LNER/BR B16/1 - Another North Eastern Workhorse.

    Although I haven't posted much on this having concentrated on the caoches I have been making steady progress on the B16. The tender is...

    23 September 2017 at 17:08
  4. adrian replied to the thread Very Little Gravitas Indeed*.

    I'll try it as powder next time and see how I get on. Yes there is the problem of the pillions moving when it starts to boil but I have...

    23 September 2017 at 17:01
  5. Scale7JB replied to the thread News from JLTRT.

    Good to know Simon. Maybe I should think about something similar for the D16. JB.

    23 September 2017 at 16:49
  6. Willy liked Heather Kay's post in the thread News from JLTRT.

    Fair points. I understand your point of view.

    23 September 2017 at 13:39
  7. Willy replied to the thread News from JLTRT.

    The problem is that the loco body and firebox is a one piece resin casting and there is very very little room for a motor/gearbox...

    23 September 2017 at 13:27
  8. Scale7JB replied to the thread News from JLTRT.

    Never bought a thing from JLTRT personally. The problem with motors and gearboxes though is that they're very personable. When I first...

    23 September 2017 at 13:03
  9. Willy replied to the thread News from JLTRT.

    Thank you Adrian and if I ever get round to completing it, which is doubtful now, I will keep that in mind. I have the tender finished...

    23 September 2017 at 12:59
  10. Willy liked adrian's post in the thread News from JLTRT.

    I'm using a 2 stage one from Finney7 http://finney7.co.uk/SDMP.htm It assembled really easily and the meshing was spot on, I'm more than...

    23 September 2017 at 12:57
  11. Willy replied to the thread News from JLTRT.

    If their steam outline kits are ‘unlikely to be upgraded or corrected’ then they should tell you that before they relieve you of your...

    23 September 2017 at 12:57
  12. Steph Dale replied to the thread 7mm Pencarrow Bridge.

    The Radial is one we usually manage to keep in stock. :) Does Sir prefer the original or Drummond boiler? Steph

    23 September 2017 at 12:46
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