The best resource on-line for information about RTR models of British railways in H0 is British 1:87 Scale Modelling (www.british-ho-com) . In broad terms, the content of the web site is consistent and technically correct, but some models seem to be missing. Monday 26 June 2017
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Non-feedback controller - Morley Vector (current...
a. Cab bulkheads
b. Ballast weights
c. Buffers beams and buffers
d. Corrected exhaust port
e. Driver figure This makes a working engine I can use on my layout. Other details can follow later. Step numbers follow on from part 3. 32. I added bulkheads to put boundaries...
a. Bogie side frames
b. Visible sides of the frames (I call these 'valances' for the model)
c. Mechanical mountings for the body
e. Fuel tank and battery box
f. Auxiliary cylinders I haven't mentioned the buffer beams and buffers here, these will be part of the body sh...
a. A narrowed version of the Lima chassis, with both original bogies
b. A narrowed version of the Lima chassis, with one or two modern motor bogies
c. A complete chassis replacement using a more modern arrangement with a central motor and cardan shafts My model had a burnt-out motor...
The test rig is a length of straight track with a freely-rotating drum at one end. The drum is arranged with its top in line with the couplers on the engines. The track matches the track on my layout, which is Peco Streamline code 75, so the coefficient of friction with the wheels should be s...
Revised 16 November 2016 (after repaint) I want a modern engine to haul my air-braked stock. This is a repaint of the Mehano class 77 into a representation of one of the low-emission class 66 engines as it ran with GBRf in their interim livery.
The paint job is by Andi Walshaw of Cairns Road Works , a...
More pictures added 13 and 15 Nov 2016 I have made myself a tug boat for the harbour. This is a Kibri kit which I have Anglicised with a more subdued paint scheme. This is my first-ever scale model boat and probably my first Kibri kit too.
The kit is of a high quality with the parts cleanly moulded and hardly any flash...
British H0 Notebook
Creg (the passenger halt)
. . . waiting for modelling
Cab ry Cheilley (the mine connection)
. . . waiting for modelling
... stock has its own contents block ... below ...
A British H0 Miscellany
IoW E1 (Dapol 00 Terrier modified)
MB-24 no. 5 (Matchbox / Bachmann)
NS class 500 EE 350hp Shunter (Roco)
D818 'Glory' (Fleischmann)
66 747 (5-door / low emission class 66) (Mehano)
BRCW Class 33 (Lima / Life-Like) - part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5
Muir Hill rail tractor (Branchlines)
Various details of Shelf Island appear in topics on the RMWeb. Here is an index to them.
Setting up the vertical position of a retaining wall
Sheet steel piling from pencils
Shelf Island (intertwined micros) (various discussions of the layout)
Short skew bridge
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