South Pelaw Junction

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Tony Wilkins
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby Tony Wilkins » Wed Mar 27, 2019 8:13 am

Lucky you!
You could hold Scaleforum in there.
Tony.

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John Donnelly
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Wed Mar 27, 2019 8:14 am

Serjt-Dave wrote:Whens the party?


Once I get the first train running which, at my pace of working, could be some time yet :mrgreen:

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John Donnelly
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:18 pm

Baseboard kits have arrived for stage 1 which will be 30' * 3'

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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Tue Apr 30, 2019 8:18 pm

One down, nine to go...

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John Donnelly
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Thu May 16, 2019 9:32 pm

Boards are all done, 18' for the initial scenic section:

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and another 12' that will, initially, be used as fiddle yards...

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Horsetan
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby Horsetan » Tue May 21, 2019 7:55 am

Mark Tatlow wrote:....The guys doing it in EM are also doing a great job of it!............


See current MRJ.

Maybe John could compare notes?
That would be an ecumenical matter.

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jon price
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby jon price » Tue May 21, 2019 8:00 am

Where do the folding baseboard legs come from?

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John Donnelly
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Tue May 21, 2019 10:21 am

Horsetan wrote:
Mark Tatlow wrote:....The guys doing it in EM are also doing a great job of it!............


See current MRJ.

Maybe John could compare notes?


I'm now part of the South Pelaw EM group so have full access, even got a mention in the MRJ article :)

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John Donnelly
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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Tue May 21, 2019 10:22 am

jon price wrote:Where do the folding baseboard legs come from?


B&Q I think, I bought them a few years ago.

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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby Alan Turner » Tue May 21, 2019 2:45 pm

John Donnelly wrote:
jon price wrote:Where do the folding baseboard legs come from?


B&Q I think, I bought them a few years ago.



Screwfix, toolstation etc. Usualy about £25

https://www.toolstation.com/draper-adju ... gLd4PD_BwE

https://www.screwfix.com/p/height-adjus ... lsrc=aw.ds

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Re: South Pelaw Junction

Postby John Donnelly » Tue May 21, 2019 3:06 pm

Alan Turner wrote:
John Donnelly wrote:
jon price wrote:Where do the folding baseboard legs come from?


B&Q I think, I bought them a few years ago.



Screwfix, toolstation etc. Usualy about £25

https://www.toolstation.com/draper-adju ... gLd4PD_BwE

https://www.screwfix.com/p/height-adjus ... lsrc=aw.ds

regards

Alan


Having clicked on Alan's link to Screwfix, it is clear that is where mine came from.

The boards are resting on temporary wooden beams for now but, as it is difficult to get timber that is dead straight, I'm going to get some beams made up from square metal sections.

John


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