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Well Lubricated

Posted by Tony Simms , in Motive Power 24 August 2010 - * * * * * · 383 views

As promised, I returned to the D49 today. And then remembered why it got put to one side.

Not only did the cab roof need attaching, but there was also the (very) small matter of the Wakefield Lubricators. Even with a good kit (and this is an excellent kit) there will be a point where you have to use some initiative. Despite looking and relooking, I could...


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Woody End

Posted by Tony Simms , in Scenic 08 August 2010 - * * * * * · 500 views

Time to address the left-hand end of the layout. In real life, the line just plodded on over several miles of open farmland before reaching Pilmoor Junction. This would look a bit odd, running the line through an undisguised hole in the backscene. Time to invoke my modellers licence!

There are several copses and small woods dotted around the line and...


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2mm Website Link

Posted by Tony Simms , in Technical 04 August 2010 - * * * * * · 156 views

Thanks to Nigel Cliffe 2mm Chairman and technical boffin, this blog is now linking back to the 2mm.org.uk site.

So if you use that to scan blog updates, I'll appear there.

Thank you, Nigel.


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A New Home

Posted by Tony Simms , in General 02 August 2010 - - - - - - · 264 views

No, not for me. For my blog.

I've decided to move my missives on building Brafferton here.

Previous wafflings can be found here: 2mm NEAG

Hopefully I'll keep it up to date and keep the layout moving forward.






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