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by Forfarian
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Your latest acquisition
Replies: 136
Views: 5547

Re: Your latest acquisition

Mooching through my local model shop bits and pieces boxes and found two Dapol long wheel base goods wagon tops
no wheels or frames so paid £3 for two, they now sit on sleepers as storage shed in the goods yard.
by Forfarian
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 6
Views: 82

Re: Hello all

Welcome back
by Forfarian
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello from Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 105

Re: Hello from Australia

Welcome aboard
by Forfarian
Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Brewtown
Replies: 24
Views: 2216

Re: Brewtown

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Just a quick update on the small parcel shed extension and disused cattle dock. I still have the point motors and lighting to do.
by Forfarian
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Neat plumbing
Replies: 12
Views: 314

Re: Neat plumbing

We are very lucky regards tradesmen, we have 2 houses we rent out plus our own so we always have small jobs requiring attention. We have an excellent team made up of Joiners, Plumbers, Electricians, Tiler, Roofers and a Painter, they all work together on jobs, it does not matter which one you call t...
by Forfarian
Wed Feb 06, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello from Shieldaig
Replies: 11
Views: 227

Re: Hello from Shieldaig

Hi Linda and welcome, as Mr B says there are plenty of helpful people on here. Info will be forthcoming have no fear.
I am not into weathering myself, just the odd paint job!!!
Good luck with you layout.
by Forfarian
Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: And another hobby.
Replies: 29
Views: 634

Re: And another hobby.

I've always fancied fly fishing - with the River Test close by!! There are some lovely youtube videos of fly fishing on the Test. A nice day, your own company, what could be better - I wouldn't even worry if I didn't catch anything. I used to go course fishing regularly in my youth. Lucky guy to ha...
by Forfarian
Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Neat plumbing
Replies: 12
Views: 314

Re: Neat plumbing

Great bit of pipe fitting well clipped and easy for maintenance of valves and pump. Our pump and control valves are in the "pantry" under the floor, when the floor is lifted whoever is working on them blocks out the light from above! This guy put some thought into the layout before he started. Give ...
by Forfarian
Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: And another hobby.
Replies: 29
Views: 634

Re: And another hobby.

https://i.postimg.cc/1nRtFCmm/IMG-0418.jpg My other hobby Fly fishing. I caught this 6lb brown trout last year in Rescobie Loch about 2 miles from where i live. Being a member allows me to fish the loch at any time and take 4 fish, i normally fish twice a week with the "senior" members, breakfast a...
by Forfarian
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Today's weather
Replies: 102
Views: 1642

Re: Today's weather

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Sunny Scotland