Happy Birthday To Me!

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Yes, today is my Birthday, and by way of a present a big box from Shapeways landed on my doorstep. The contents were 2 wagon bodies in Black High Definition Acrylate – a material I have been trying to get along with for some time now as it should be perfect for making wagon bodies, but there have been no […]

Mid Wales Railway Locomotive kits – a future prospect

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I have recently begun work on this. It is a very long term project, but work is progressing well so far. The plan is to make the 0-4-2 and 0-6-0 Kitson available, the latter including the option of building Bishops Castle Railway ‘Carlisle’ too. I had originally envisaged looking into acquiring the Mercian Models kit for the latter, as they […]

On Cambrian Lines

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Just a quick note to tell you that I am away for the weekend as of Thursday 7th in Llangollen for the Railway Gala. If you spot me come and say hello. I expect to be back taking care of business on Monday, when hopefully I will be able to announce an expected ship date for transfers. EDIT: Here are […]

More on Cambrian Signals

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We’ve seen the posts, but what about the arms and so on? Well they’re going to be etched, and the fret looks something like this. There’s a fair few bits and pieces on there to cover a wide range of signal building needs, one fret should be more than sufficient to signal an entire average model station. Some of the […]