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by steerngo
Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Pepper 7 Steve Bennett
Replies: 50
Views: 8296

Re: Pepper 7 Steve Bennett

he is most likley snowed under with emails like I am, after a computer malfunction. 68000 at the last count


.ken
by steerngo
Fri Jun 09, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: Diesel Locos
Replies: 7
Views: 993

Re: Diesel Locos

I think Steve is down as a trader @ 7mm narrow gauge show at Burton tommorow

Ken
by steerngo
Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Source of slate chippings
Replies: 2
Views: 397

Re: Source of slate chippings

try a reclamation yard or a demolition site for a slate or two.

ken
by steerngo
Thu Dec 29, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: gNot Minimum Gauge
Topic: Coalition?
Replies: 5
Views: 1078

Re: Coalition?

I was under the impression that when the locos were removed from site that they were going into some sort of restoration program.

Ken
by steerngo
Tue Dec 27, 2016 11:02 am
Forum: gNot Minimum Gauge
Topic: Coalition?
Replies: 5
Views: 1078

Re: Coalition?

Anyone know how the restoration of these locos is going on?

Ken
by steerngo
Sat Aug 27, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: Prototype Prattles
Topic: Tipper wagons
Replies: 2
Views: 1180

Re: Tipper wagons

I think thay are u tubs.

ken
by steerngo
Sun Aug 14, 2016 8:38 am
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Want a minimum gauge model railway business?
Replies: 15
Views: 2351

Re: Want a minimum gauge model railway business?

Maybe a catalogue page for all suppliers on this forum would help to let customers see what is available.

ken
by steerngo
Fri Jun 24, 2016 3:21 am
Forum: Prototype Prattles
Topic: Ripon Light Railway
Replies: 39
Views: 15809

Re: Ripon Light Railway

Any pictures of the open day?

ken
by steerngo
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: Blether
Topic: Trolley-powered canal boats?
Replies: 4
Views: 666

Re: Trolley-powered canal boats?

There was experiments in England of 18" gauge locos towing loaded barges along a canal..

Ken
by steerngo
Thu Dec 24, 2015 9:53 am
Forum: Prototype Prattles
Topic: Ripon Light Railway
Replies: 39
Views: 15809

Re: Ripon Light Railway

There's an NGRS visit planned for 2016 - all welcome. We will run everything that runs and get everything out for you to look at - Lister, Hudson, Decauville, Fowler, Howard, Buda and Terry Stanhope home made in 2', 60cm, 50cm, 18", 40cm and 15" with a bit of standard gauge thrown in if y...
by steerngo
Tue Dec 30, 2014 7:06 am
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: A brace of Bagnalls
Replies: 26
Views: 8171

Re: A brace of Bagnalls

Very nice locos I wish I could do the same, Well done
by steerngo
Tue Dec 30, 2014 6:53 am
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: new figures from ICM
Replies: 7
Views: 1785

Re: new figures from ICM

Is there a UK distributer Simon

Ken
by steerngo
Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:16 pm
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Pepper7 Owners Health
Replies: 47
Views: 9053

Re: Pepper7 Owners Health

Any update on Steves health?





Ken
by steerngo
Thu Dec 04, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: Blether
Topic: Narrow Gauge North cancelled!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1361

I remember going to'Purely Narrow Gauge' show in Liverpool, but I think it moved to Shrewsbury and I think it died then for some reason.

Ken
by steerngo
Sun Sep 07, 2014 8:02 am
Forum: Prototype Prattles
Topic: Wot no Breasts
Replies: 15
Views: 3094

chimneys are usually built against a load bearing wall not in the middle of the roof

ken
by steerngo
Tue Sep 02, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: EL 1 a new Electric
Replies: 22
Views: 4790

Hi, I did a bit of searching and found the picture of a REGNER model of a German double ended Diesel . I think it is an O&K. http://my.gn15.info/6624164481_ccc02f02c9_o.jpg As to the progress of mine, she is on hold for a bit. Had to take care of something model wise. But more about this latr. ...
by steerngo
Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:47 am
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: A new 1:24 estate layout
Replies: 94
Views: 37614

I have noticed in some european cities there are large communal bins in parking places at the side of the street in its own parking place. and they are sometimes emptied overnight/early morning. Being in its own parking place it is always accessible, better than struggling down tight side streets an...
by steerngo
Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:34 am
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: O9 layout for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

Si wrote:Tis now spoken for!
Only two more to get rid of and I can start building the new one properly!


what are the other two you have to get rid of? layouts, rolling stock?

ken
by steerngo
Tue Jun 17, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Pepper7 ?
Replies: 43
Views: 11209

I spoke with steve on saturday and ordered some components and they arrived this morning, First class

ken
by steerngo
Sat Feb 22, 2014 9:37 am
Forum: Prototype Prattles
Topic: New Blenheim Train
Replies: 15
Views: 5294

A very intresting building, Is the tunnel/carriage shed on the running line.

Ken
by steerngo
Fri Jan 24, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: Blether
Topic: Airport security suspect explosive, find haggis
Replies: 6
Views: 1492

I think someone had a haggis as there avatar.

ken
by steerngo
Sun Jan 19, 2014 8:58 am
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: An American Style Carriage
Replies: 36
Views: 13986

rue_d_etropal wrote:[quote} Wish I could replace wheels on my Tenshodo units easily. I want trains to run, not just look pretty on a dusty shelf. :roll:


Some bachmann wheels will fit on spuds. As on some Backwoods miniatures loco kits,.

Ken
by steerngo
Sat Jan 18, 2014 7:24 pm
Forum: Blether
Topic: Online retailers - problem - rights?
Replies: 11
Views: 2497

Not only online shops, a certan large modelshop in Preston would only order a full card of the new peco 009 couplings, I think 20 packs, and at full price.


Ken
by steerngo
Sat Jan 18, 2014 12:11 pm
Forum: Blether
Topic: Online retailers - problem - rights?
Replies: 11
Views: 2497

I often think some online shops only order your item from their suppliers when you have ordered & paid for the item or maybe a few orders together, then there maybe problems with the suppliers stock, all adding time to delivery of the items.

ken
by steerngo
Fri Jan 10, 2014 6:01 pm
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Pepper7 ?
Replies: 43
Views: 11209

I am also thinking of a 12mm gauge version. Not sure if it is easier to adapt 16.5m gauge chassis or 9mm gauge yet. will have a look at size of wheels before deciding. I would have thought moveing the wheels on the axels on the 16.5 chassis would be easier or axels long enough for 16.5 but with the...

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