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by mijj
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Another archive film
Replies: 3
Views: 79

Re: Another archive film

Roger O wrote:
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:03 am
I couldn’t believe how many people it took all doing there own little jobs could you imagine that today.
https://youtu.be/5XxaGBG6Xdo
I had not watched that film before so thanks for putting it up.
They must have welcomed diesels like no tomorrow :lol: ! Or did they :shock: ?
Jim.
by mijj
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: LOW GHYLL
Replies: 343
Views: 19257

Re: LOW GHYLL

It does look good, inspiring :) .
Jim
by mijj
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: RSR new layout.
Replies: 61
Views: 5228

Re: RSR new layout.

And Grrr....again. Tipping down rain today and a trip to the next town restore our hearing :shock: . At least we'll save electricity on the tele volume :lol: .
Jim.
by mijj
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels to Glenburnie Station
Replies: 103
Views: 7472

Re: Diesels to Glenburnie Station

I am unable to view those images, any idea where I am going wrong?
Jim.
by mijj
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: The Return of Henley
Replies: 3
Views: 63

Re: The Return of Henley

Well done Chops, I was trying to decide what I liked so much about Henley - the "beaty" music or the frantic rail action of the locos. I think it must be a combination of the two :D . Great! Love it :lol: .
Jim.
by mijj
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: RSR new layout.
Replies: 61
Views: 5228

Re: RSR new layout.

I have just watched it and it looks very good. It looked like a realistic speed as well. I'll have to get on mine soon but the grass, visitors, shopping etc.etc. keep on getting in the way :) . Darned domestics grrrrr.
Jim.
by mijj
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: N scale Pennsylvania layout
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: N scale Pennsylvania layout

yes, looking good. It is inspirational to see other's layouts take shape:) .
Jim.
by mijj
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Disused railways
Replies: 7
Views: 206

Re: Disused railways

Thanks for putting that up.Very good indeed. From the map it looks as if the name is more than Grotton though. A bit over grown I'd say :lol: .
Jim.
by mijj
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 115
Views: 6244

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

The outside is tapered not the inside. Shell would have a job coming out the end. Kept the barrel light. The barrel had to be thick where the cordite ignited or it would have exploded. Whats being in the forces got to do with it. I was in the Cubs, we weren’t allowed guns. Thanks very much, that ex...
by mijj
Sat Jun 01, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 115
Views: 6244

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

Most big guns are tapered. Easy to do. I did not know that! I thought it important to have a gun barrel as straight and un-tapered as possible to be accurate. Along with the fact that a barrel was 'rifled' to give a twist to the shot to enable it to fly straight. Please point out the error in my th...