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by CornCrake
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

Hi Jeremy,
I have popped some spare MJT shell vents (short & tall) and MJT lamp tops in the post box for you (next collection 7am Saturday morning according to legend on box) so that you can inspect.
Hope it's not too late.
Steve
by CornCrake
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Tools and Techniques
Topic: AJ and Buffer Height Gauge
Replies: 5
Views: 366

Re: AJ and Buffer Height Gauge

Dart Castings, under MJT Components, see:-
https://www.dartcastings.co.uk/mjt/2475.php
by CornCrake
Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Professional 4mm model-maker (coaches) sought
Replies: 24
Views: 1349

Re: Professional 4mm model-maker (coaches) sought

Just in case it helps http://www.worsleyworks.co.uk/4mm/4mm_Southern_Electric.htm can already supply etches for both types of 4-LAV, the Bulleid 4-LAV have holes for hinges, but you might need to ask Allen Docherty (Worsley works) to add hinge holes and while you are about it half-etch door bumper d...
by CornCrake
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

Hi Jeremy,

Looks like you're building up a head of steam now!

Will you be attending Railwells on Sunday?

If you are, would it be possible for me to purchase a railmotor chassis c/w bogie, and also is it possible to purchase an extra 8' bogie?

Regards Steve
by CornCrake
Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Tools and Techniques
Topic: Track cleaning
Replies: 62
Views: 3577

Re: Track cleaning

On my keyboard there is a key marked "Alt" to the left of the spacebar, and there is also a key marked "Alt Gr" to the right of the spacebar.

If I press & hold the key marked "Alt Gr", then press the "e" key I get é
by CornCrake
Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Andrew Ullyott
Topic: Cheddar
Replies: 54
Views: 10398

Re: Cheddar

Paul, I believe you purchased ABS37 sheet.

It might be that ABS42 is closer to your requirements, see https://www.aliexpress.com/wholesale?catId=0&initiative_id=SB_20190624075238&SearchText=plasticard+roof

Steve
by CornCrake
Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Semaphore Signals
Topic: Signals for Hessle Haven
Replies: 23
Views: 3605

Re: Signals for Hessle Haven

Fabulous!
Both the real thing & the drawing!
Thank you for sharing.
by CornCrake
Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: THE EPSOM SHOW 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 484

Re: THE EPSOM SHOW 2019

Really looking forward to seeing Minories at the Epsom show this weekend!
Steve
by CornCrake
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

Well done Jeremy! Another milestone. Please put me done for one, I will email you as I need a few extra bits and pieces, and at long last I am in process of moving in to our new permanent home, but at the moment am surrounded by removal boxes that need unpacking, but before need some re-wiring, the...
by CornCrake
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: New Products
Topic: SCC - Sparkshot Custom Creations
Replies: 272
Views: 47428

Re: SCC - Sparkshot Custom Creations

Having got the CAD design with handles, would it not be a simple matter to then produce a version without handles?
by CornCrake
Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: On My Workbench
Topic: Scalescenes Industrial Box File Layout
Replies: 9
Views: 1708

Re: Scalescenes Industrial Box File Layout

Admirable excuse for a new loco kit!
by CornCrake
Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: David B
Topic: Steam up
Replies: 18
Views: 5480

Re: Steam up

HI David,
Thanks for posting your progress with the motor bogie. I am learning something new each post, and they make a useful complement to Jeremy's instructions.
Steve
by CornCrake
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Some North Eastern & LNER Locomotive Builds
Replies: 162
Views: 18658

Re: Some North Eastern & LNER Locomotive Builds

Please do not stop the "endowment" process!
I for one am really enjoying your postings.
Steve
by CornCrake
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Tools and Techniques
Topic: Resistance Soldering
Replies: 96
Views: 16451

Re: Resistance Soldering

Hi David,
What method did you use for pressing out the rivets in the sideframe?
by CornCrake
Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

Jeremy, you've made it look so easy compared with the Mallard body!
Is there a slight tumblehome, and if so how did you form it?
Looking forward to your roof solution...
Steve
ps Happy New Year
by CornCrake
Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

Your fish bellies are looking good! Although I have made a start on the motor bogie, I have spent afternoon packing all my WIP modelling away prior to a couple of house moves! A to B to C, as C is not ready yet! Which means I will have to be content with just reading about modelling for a while :( ....
by CornCrake
Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: seeking tandem turnout template
Replies: 18
Views: 2342

Re: seeking tandem turnout template

I believe it is also recommended to calibrate the printer using >; output > calibrate printer.
by CornCrake
Sun Nov 04, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: MarkS
Topic: Coaches corner
Replies: 26
Views: 7813

Re: Coaches corner

Hear, hear!
And thanks for the photo of the handrail jig tip.
Steve
by CornCrake
Tue Oct 30, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

I thought it looked a bit long. 4mm makes all the difference!
As far as the motor bogie is concerned any idea what radius curves the P4 version can cope with now?
by CornCrake
Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Jeremy Suter
Topic: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis
Replies: 209
Views: 40190

Re: GWR Steam Railmotor Chassis

Good to see another outing for your chassis Jeremy! I enjoyed the valve gear motion especially at the slower speeds.
Is that an 8' or a 9' trailing bogie?
by CornCrake
Mon Oct 22, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Semaphore Signals
Topic: Signals for Hessle Haven
Replies: 23
Views: 3605

Re: Signals for Hessle Haven

Welcome back, and thank you. I've just spent some pleasurable time reading a couple of your Hessle Haven topic on RMWeb, and discovered the wealth of historical photos and also useful contributions from a retired signalman. Are you planning on building a 95 lever frame using the societies mk 2 kit? ...
by CornCrake
Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Starting in P4
Topic: Making a Start - The Peak District Midland / Monsal Dale pre 1903
Replies: 945
Views: 119119

Re: Making a Start - The Peak District Midland / Monsal Dale pre 1903

I see what you mean about the planking, now that you have brought it to our attention, it is hard to overcome the feeling of some weird sort of negative perspective a la Martin Escher! Are the planks scribed both sides of one sheet, or are there two single sided sheets laminated? As far as the under...
by CornCrake
Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: Starting in P4
Topic: Making a Start - The Peak District Midland / Monsal Dale pre 1903
Replies: 945
Views: 119119

Re: Making a Start - The Peak District Midland / Monsal Dale pre 1903

Hi TIm,
You might find this post interesting as I am sure you will eventually want to add more coaches to your Monsal Dale empire:-
http://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index.php?/topic/81902-completing-the-4mm-ner-6-wheel-coach/page-1

Steve

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