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by David Dornom
Sun Oct 23, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: Sourcing copperclad
Replies: 20
Views: 4497

Re: Sourcing copperclad

I have a reasonable stock of copperclad. Let me know what you want.My e-mail address is dornom@
David Dornom
by David Dornom
Fri Jan 10, 2014 11:17 am
Forum: Where to Find?
Topic: Corrugated Iron Press Tool
Replies: 23
Views: 5753

Re: Corrugated Iron Press Tool

Over the years, I have demonstrated making corrugated iron at Scaleforum etc. Originally, I tried to squeeze the foil between two strong sheets of corrugated stainless steel, but found that the foil would not follow the corrugations. NOW, I am back to the traditional method of using thin card! Now, ...
by David Dornom
Wed Sep 12, 2012 3:32 pm
Forum: Scenery and Structures
Topic: Teloxys Aristata (Sea Foam)
Replies: 4
Views: 4435

Teloxys Aristata (Sea Foam)

A few years ago, when I was demonstrating at Scaleforum, a visitor told me how to obtain seeds to frow "Forest in a box" The idea appealed to me, and I duly obtained some seeds from a firm in Cumbria. The snag was that no instructions came with the seeds, so i just planted them into a vari...
by David Dornom
Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:42 pm
Forum: Scenery and Structures
Topic: Making your own corrugated sheeting
Replies: 4
Views: 3131

Re: Making your own corrugated sheeting

I have been making myown corrugated sheeting from foil, using a home made jig. The jig consists of one roller, made in my case from a cotton reel surrounded by hard corrugated material - in my case corrugated stailess steel! The otherpart is a flat sheet of the same material. The foil is placed on t...

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