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An influx of mojo

This week the modelling mojo seems to have awoken… for now.

I’ve made a start on the Toad. It’s nothing too major at the moment; a flash of primer, a lick of Humbrol 67 Tank Grey on the underframe. 202 more words

Puzzled

Recently I’ve discovered that my interest in the railways has gone away from the modern image scene – which I worked on – and has become far more steam based. 305 more words

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P-p-p pick up a Peckett!

Hornby’s Peckett model, that hit shops late 2016, is already rarer than rocking horse dung. So, when I found that Hornby would once again be releasing the model – and this time in the Lilleshall Railway colours – I quickly pre-ordered one. 39 more words

Water-board

Due to there being no water where I work today has been an unexpected day off! So I’ve got cracking with the baseboard for my new micro. 64 more words

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Thinking Inside the Box

Firstly, Happy New Year to you all. I hope the Christmas period was good to you and that 2017 is a happy and productive one. 292 more words

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Divide et Impera! The scenic divider helps to cope with different scenes

You may find the idea of having different scenes on a micro layout somewhat strange.  But it is not! There is one great tool to use: the scenic divider. 131 more words

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What's In A Name?

Names are important. We all have one. We all have an identity that begins with our name. We give our pet names. We give our cars names (mine is Clara… my car is Tardis blue). 223 more words

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