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New Japanese 'N' Gauge Layout

New Japanese 'N' Gauge Layout

Rob 01/06/2016 0
Jun. 01, 2016 Some of us traders decided to bring our model railways to Fairbourne next year, so I'd have to start mine!!I consider mine now started !!!Some of you may know, my other personal scale other than 16mm is Japanese N gauge. I had a...
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Noo Noo

Noo Noo

Rob 22/05/2016 0
This Noo Noo project was a bit of fun, but with a serious and very useful side. Kids love it because it's Noo Noo, and we love it as it keeps our track clean and slip free, everyone's a winner. The Noo Noo is a 1990's bump and go toy with a flashing ...
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Power Supply Repair

Power Supply Repair

Rob 22/05/2016 0
I have an offer to make if you ARE an electronics engineer and can find and replace dead components on PCB's.I have a power supply that was dead the last time I plugged it in. It was working perfectly, but the last time I plugged it in, nothing!I...
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Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig

Rob 15/04/2016 0
April 18, 2016 After a short personal visit to Barley Pit Works, we were Inspired by a toy Peppa Pig Camper van Matt Towel had converted for his kids to run on SM32! Knowing that we had just produced an adjustable power bogie and with an exis...
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Wilesco D310 Foden Steam Lorry Conversion (Part 1)

Wilesco D310 Foden Steam Lorry Conversion (Part 1)

Rob 11/12/2015 0
Please note the content of this blog is taken from The Unofficial Mamod and Other Steam Forum. http://www.modelsteam.myfreeforum.org/sutra1198801.php#1198801 I got a very nice Mamod SW1 last year with huge plans to improve, super detail and R...
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Wilesco D310 Foden Steam Lorry Conversion (Part 2)

Wilesco D310 Foden Steam Lorry Conversion (Part 2)

Rob 10/12/2015 0
Please note the content of this blog is taken from The Unofficial Mamod and Other Steam Forum. http://www.modelsteam.myfreeforum.org/sutra1198801.php#1198801 Dec. 10, 2015 Found some time to fit the final reduction gears on the rear of the D3...
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SR1 Restoration

SR1 Restoration

Rob 07/12/2015 0
Please note the content of this blog is taken from The Unofficial Mamod and Other Steam Forum. http://www.modelsteam.myfreeforum.org/ftopic85581-0-asc-0.php Dec. 01, 2015 I now own two very early SR1's (all bolt construction). I ended up with...
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Bendy Railbus Project

Bendy Railbus Project

Rob 24/11/2015 0
Our personal Bendy Railbus project!!Updates to follow.    ...
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