Search found 1267 matches

by bulleidboy
Sun Jan 24, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Scrumpy Junction
Replies: 17
Views: 223

Re: Scrumpy Junction

It's all looking very good - you will soon have trains running.
by bulleidboy
Sun Jan 24, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!
Replies: 472
Views: 61540

Re: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!

Walkingthedog wrote: Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:04 pm Looks good Barry. The light is a good colour.
Yes, for once warm white, was :) Should look good with some passengers.
by bulleidboy
Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!
Replies: 472
Views: 61540

Re: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!

I've been playing about with this for sometime, but never got round to finishing it off - the coach lighting that is. This is a carriage lighting kit from Layouts4U. Once installed, like the new Hornby 4-wheel coaches, you just wave a magnet over the roof and the lights come, do it again and they go...
by bulleidboy
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Space X launch tonight
Replies: 37
Views: 5533

Re: Space X launch tonight

There is supposed to be another launch this week - Space X Starship SN9 is scheduled to go - could be tomorrow.
by bulleidboy
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Space X launch tonight
Replies: 37
Views: 5533

Re: Space X launch tonight

Space X launch today - twenty two minute launch window commences at 3pm today - one hundred and thirty three customer satellites plus ten Starlink ones.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXcnyGHL8Vg
by bulleidboy
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:08 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Return to Llanidris
Replies: 10
Views: 105

Re: Return to Llanidris

What can one say "Superb modelling".
by bulleidboy
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Passenger coaches.
Replies: 4
Views: 86

Re: Passenger coaches.

GWR and your name is Nine Elms - hope you painted it green :lol: There are normally four very small clips - often part of the glazing, and can be found in each corner by the bogies. Extreme care is required as they snap very easily. If you have a very fine screwdriver you may be able to gently lever...
by bulleidboy
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Simple paint mixing
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Re: Simple paint mixing

Walkingthedog wrote: Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:46 am Good idea Barry. Does it matter what colour they are? :D
I find that "green" offers the best of both worlds :D
by bulleidboy
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Simple paint mixing
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Simple paint mixing

I'm not sure I would describe this as a tool, but I'm sure we have all at sometime or another needed to mix some paint in very small quantities - may be add a drop of white to lighten whatever colour we are using. Something that is readily available in almost every household, and thrown away every d...
by bulleidboy
Thu Jan 21, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!
Replies: 472
Views: 61540

Re: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!

It's already had a TCS 6-pin decoder fitted and just coming up to one and a half hours (45mins each way) on the rolling road.