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by Bandit Mick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Solder the gap?
Replies: 6
Views: 91

Re: Solder the gap?

Hello MG. Interested to read about small removeable pieces of track across a join. Could you possibly explain further?
by Bandit Mick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Model Railway Events
Topic: The great model railway challenge
Replies: 73
Views: 1202

Re: The great model railway challenge

I thought episode three was the best so far and the winners deserved to come first. I still don't like the novelty themes however and think that some of the junk they use to scratchbuild from is a bit cringy (what was the wok and fishing rod all about in episode 2!). However, there are some interest...
by Bandit Mick
Sat Oct 20, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Historic building restoration
Replies: 13
Views: 232

Re: Historic building restoration

Lovely job WTD. I've used a few Metcalfe kits and always replace the roof with my own slates - but made of card to match in.
by Bandit Mick
Sun Oct 14, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Model Railway Events
Topic: The great model railway challenge
Replies: 73
Views: 1202

Re: The great model railway challenge

I enjoyed the second episode more - probably because I knew what to expect. The best layout did win as others have said. I suppose we need to bear in mind that 24 hrs is not a lot of time so finesse is going to be lacking. I just hope non modellers realise that it isn't possible to knock up a quick ...
by Bandit Mick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Track colour.
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Track colour.

I too use Phoenix Rusty Rails. I've also used Humbrol 'Leather'.
by Bandit Mick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Shelby Wood Sidings
Replies: 31
Views: 460

Re: Shelby Wood Sidings

Gets better every time you post new pictures!
by Bandit Mick
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Four Bridges
Replies: 19
Views: 322

Re: Four Bridges

Now, that's a railway room!
by Bandit Mick
Sun Oct 07, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: Rotary tools
Replies: 11
Views: 306

Re: Rotary tools

I bought the basic Dremel which is good - accessories can be added later as you need them.
by Bandit Mick
Sun Oct 07, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Hornby Peckett
Replies: 5
Views: 177

Re: Hornby Peckett

Thank you.
by Bandit Mick
Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Shelby Wood Sidings
Replies: 31
Views: 460

Re: Shelby Wood Sidings

Those aren't models - they are real places!!!!!! Stunning.