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by Jonathan Hughes
Thu Sep 06, 2012 8:22 pm
Forum: jjnewitt
Topic: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels
Replies: 102
Views: 42651

Re: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels

Hi Justin. Bogie work continuing on my 47 although I'm sticking with unsprung for now. Thanks for the vote of confidence... I want to get one bogie detailed and see how far to take it... and then do the other one. A little more work on the body will follow. I've just read in the mag that you're exhi...
by Jonathan Hughes
Tue Aug 28, 2012 8:12 pm
Forum: jjnewitt
Topic: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels
Replies: 102
Views: 42651

Re: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels

After my 16 ton diversion it's back to the diesels. Some class 14 and 47 detailing for those interested. Some work has been done on the face of the class 47. The Bachmann model doesn't quite capture the look of the prototype to me. I always think the real thing looks worried or almost startled at t...
by Jonathan Hughes
Thu May 17, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Railex 2012 26 & 27 May
Replies: 23
Views: 9561

Re: Railex 2012 26 & 27 May

Ian Penberth will be showing how he has designed and built fully sprung chassis for P4 diesels For those who will not be able to get to RailEx, and who could not make Scalefour Nortrh either, Ian will also be at Scaleforum on September 29th/30th. Terry Bendall Phew.... but given that I was about to...
by Jonathan Hughes
Thu Feb 16, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: jjnewitt
Topic: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels
Replies: 102
Views: 42651

Re: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels

Hi,.. yes I'll be at Watford on Saturday... ddecision decisions... ok, green top... short hair (just cut) and probably hanging around layouts like Mark T's admiring trackwork... or talking deltics etc there or at any trade stand that will listen :D Sort of said I might bring my deltic with me... Loo...
by Jonathan Hughes
Wed Feb 15, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: jjnewitt
Topic: Sprung Class 47 Bogies
Replies: 25
Views: 15637

Re: Sprung Class 47 Bogies

Another inspiration thread. I'm doing some detailing work on one of these at the moment - blogged on RMW... and have a set of Ultrascales to drop in.... and keeping fingers crossed. Otherwise I'm really going to be following this even closer.
Spendid work

Jon
by Jonathan Hughes
Wed Feb 15, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: jjnewitt
Topic: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels
Replies: 102
Views: 42651

Re: Adventures in the land of fully sprung diesels

Hi, only just found this thread ... from your link in your sig on RMWeb.... splendid work! Truly inspirational. Something to ponder on and aim for perhaps.

Not worked out introductions or how to do signatures on here yet... but same user name as RMWeb

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