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by Mallard53
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Toy Trainsets And Trains...
Replies: 2
Views: 66

Re: Toy Trainsets And Trains...

These sets are often dismissed as pure toys (which they are) but they are a great way of introducing young children to the delights of railway modelling and if only a few are converted to 'proper modelling' it's a bonus. I once saw at an exhibition several years ago a 'layout' made up of several cir...
by Mallard53
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Don't try this at home
Replies: 7
Views: 175

Re: Don't try this at home

Not just the grass it makes stand up straight then!! :o
by Mallard53
Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Arson and vandalism on preserved railway
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: Arson and vandalism on preserved railway

As I have said before in similar cases until there is suitable punishment for such people this sort of thing will continue to occur (as will all other sorts of anti-social crime). However, the pathetic Human Rights brigade, do-gooders, etc prevent such justice from being implemented.
by Mallard53
Wed Oct 23, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Model trains pulling real loco
Replies: 2
Views: 117

Re: Model trains pulling real loco

Could Hornby and Bachmann solve the loco shortage in the UK now then? : :lol:
by Mallard53
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: CLASS 71 REPAINT
Replies: 52
Views: 2330

Re: CLASS 71 REPAINT

Looks superb, well done.
by Mallard53
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Announcements & Notices
Topic: Exciting announcement from Hattons
Replies: 5
Views: 826

Re: Exciting announcement from Hattons

That's quite a list, some scope for small layouts.
by Mallard53
Wed Oct 02, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Leaves on the line
Replies: 12
Views: 453

Re: Leaves on the line

Sounds like good ideas but they'll never catch on!!!!
by Mallard53
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: N Gauge
Topic: Any left on here ?
Replies: 9
Views: 726

Re: Any left on here ?

Yes! I still model in N Gauge - 2 exhibition layouts. Middle Elmton (next out at Great Electric Train Show at Milton Keynes in a couple of weeks) and Mohawk Loops (last out at International N Gauge show two weeks ago).
by Mallard53
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:27 am
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: CLASS 71 REPAINT
Replies: 52
Views: 2330

Re: CLASS 71 REPAINT

Look forward to seeing the finished repaint.
by Mallard53
Sat Sep 21, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: CLASS 71 REPAINT
Replies: 52
Views: 2330

Re: CLASS 71 REPAINT

What colour, BR blue?