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by bulleidboy
Thu Jul 29, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Some good news.
Replies: 2
Views: 23

Some good news.

I had a call from the consultant at the hospital today to say my Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is fine following the echocardiogram I had in April. HCM is a thickening of the heart muscles - and it can be fatal - sometimes with no warning. I did not know I had it until an ECG before my hernia op...
by bulleidboy
Thu Jul 29, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Lockdown Layout
Replies: 15
Views: 3507

Re: Lockdown Layout

Great pictures - your layout is coming along nicely - impressive. :)
by bulleidboy
Thu Jul 29, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 1022

Re: Hello

Hi - A belated welcome to the forum - it's a great place. Lots of help, information and fun.
by bulleidboy
Wed Jul 28, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Another new joiner!
Replies: 7
Views: 69

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: 49

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: 311
Views: 35058

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: 311
Views: 35058

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: 1798

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: 69

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: 126

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...