Posted by Steve Stubbs , 12 May 2012 - · 721 views
One of the downsides of laying C&L track is that you need cash! With two of our group economically inactive, we are having to progress at the pace at which we can afford to buy track components. Coupled with a shortage of GWR 2-bolt chairs at C&L this hasn't helped. However all the sleepering (well almost all) has now been laid for...
Posted by Steve Stubbs , 30 March 2012 - · 297 views
Here's one of the uncouplers embedded in position. Progress recently has been the printing up of production templates, which are printed on 'Toughprint' waterproof inkjet paper, stuck down with 3M Spraymount, then given a coat of shellac. The various electrical connections are then marked on, dropper holes drilled and dropper wire strung down...
Posted by Steve Stubbs , 15 February 2012 - · 502 views
Now the three main station area boards for Yeovil Pen Mill are complete, which are only 13ft of the whole 38 ft run, we have started fitting the uncouplers before laying track. Kadee electromagnetic units are being fitted and the holes for the 13 needed for these three boards have been cut. They are being installed to be completely invisible under the...
Posted by Steve Stubbs , 03 February 2012 - · 387 views
Yeovil Pen Mill as it was in 1939 and in 'finescale 00' is a project started by the members of the Taunton Finescale Group (TFG). We felt the need for a high quality, as close to scale as possible layout, that could be exhiited around the South with a small number of operators. So initially four of us, while still remaining members of the...
Track Laying progress report on Pen MillThe Stationmaster - May 13 2012 09:26
Uncoupler installedSteve Stubbs - May 12 2012 22:08
Uncoupler installedrichbrummitt - Apr 01 2012 09:12
Gentle Progress at Pen Milltwiggy1969 - Mar 31 2012 22:04
Gentle Progress at Pen MillSteve Stubbs - Mar 30 2012 22:00
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