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by bulleidboy
Wed Jul 28, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Another new joiner!
Replies: 5
Views: 27

Re: Another new joiner!

Welcome Clem (and Mrs Clem?) - a great forum - lots of help, information and fun - not necessarily in that order :)
by bulleidboy
Wed Jul 28, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Announcements & Notices
Topic: KYTES Lights
Replies: 3
Views: 25

KYTES Lights

I have just received the following email from Joe Kyte of Kytes Lights. To all our Customers. Sadly we have been hit by severe flooding; this has left us in a non operational situation and forces a temporary closure. This could last up to 12 weeks. As soon as we can operate again we send out anther ...
by bulleidboy
Wed Jul 28, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: WEST ORTON
Replies: 310
Views: 34790

Re: WEST ORTON

Wow - it certainly is a "masterpiece" - well done.
by bulleidboy
Sun Jul 25, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: WEST ORTON
Replies: 310
Views: 34790

Re: WEST ORTON

Looks fantastic - better than the Bachmann version :)
by bulleidboy
Sun Jul 25, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Free at last.
Replies: 26
Views: 1788

Re: Free at last.

Walkingthedog wrote: Sun Jul 25, 2021 11:41 am Blimey that looks like Concorde. Think you got on the wrong acft. You do realise that you’re still on the ground at Duxford.
It's nice to think we still have eight Concorde aircraft in the UK - even if they are not flying.
by bulleidboy
Sat Jul 24, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Best glue
Replies: 6
Views: 67

Re: Best glue

Liquid Poly worked well for me.
by bulleidboy
Sat Jul 24, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Station Design - Distance Between Tracks
Replies: 4
Views: 123

Re: Station Design - Distance Between Tracks

You could also use Peco Platform walling and build your own. I used the concrete walling which is seen on many "southern" stations. Fill in between the walling with a very basic balsa framework and use plasticard for the platform surface. It is a cheap way of constructing platforms to any size or sh...
by bulleidboy
Thu Jul 22, 2021 5:16 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )
Replies: 49
Views: 6669

Re: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )

Sorry to hear about your trees Brian. We had the "tree surgeon" in last week to give our three, one hundred foot high Lime trees a health-check survey. They all have TPO's on them - my immediate right-hand neighbour has five trees, and we all like trees. That is more than can be said for the neighbo...
by bulleidboy
Thu Jul 22, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: WEST ORTON
Replies: 310
Views: 34790

Re: WEST ORTON

I agree very impressive - you will not require the Bachmann version now?
by bulleidboy
Sat Jul 17, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Footy or tennis or both?
Replies: 64
Views: 1568

Re: Footy or tennis or both?

Sounds as though you had a good day. It will be interesting to see the "sprint" race this afternoon. Have Mercedes found a little more speed?