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Larkrail 2016

This weekend is one of Bawdsey’s rare outings. Larkrail in Bath is a nice one day show, and always has interesting layouts and demo’s, including this year Pete Kirmomds Laramie… 15 more words

Gordon The Big Engine Collection

A look at my Gordon The Big Blue Engine Collection. All the different Gordon locomotives that we have in our train collection. More Thomas & Friends collection videos are coming!

Woodford Wells: Episode 7

Taking a look at the extension developments…

– Andy Carter

OO Gauge

A Prolific Father

On this day, June 23, in 1864, as the Civil War was getting close to its end, Johann Gottfried Hemmann died.  He was one of the most productive fathers in the history of Perry County, Missouri. 201 more words

More Weathering Results

The class 24 skinhead was not the only output from the weathering day last weekend – indeed, it was a very busy day!

First up were some of my 1920’s rilling stock – both Highland, a timber truck from a Model Wagon Co whitemetal kit and a horsebox from a Lochgorm etched kit. 569 more words

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Installing DCC Sound To A Bachmann Class 205 DMU

I purchased a Legomanbiffo DCC sound decoder to install into the Bachmann class 205 DMU. The process of installing the sound chip was very straight forward, in fact the most challenging part of the project was separating the carriage body from the chassis without damaging any of the delicate components. 115 more words

New Brake Coach for Gordon

Found a cheap brake coach on eBay. It is a Hornby version that is slightly different from the previous brake coach we bought. Plus in this video we give a brief overview of our layout and discuss plans for growth.