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Splash It On All Over – Steve’s 009 and 09 Adventure

Painting wood isn’t one of my favourite things. My approach is to treat the paint like after shave and ‘splash it on all over’. Anyway, the unenjoyable task is completed. The inner walls of the layout, that will form the back scene, have had two coats of primer. This will stop the bare wood showing…
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Beds and Bucks Narrow Gauge Modellers Website — Steve’s 009 and 09 Adventure

This week Stephen Sullivan and I created an updated website for the Beds and Bucks Narrow Gauge Railway Modellers group. The site is live, please take a look: https://009bedsandbucks.wordpress.com/ The ‘News’ section has allowed us to show the diverse range of activities in our monthly meetings. You can see what we get up to here: […]

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Chequer Plate Points Inserts — Steve’s 009 and 09 Adventure

The yard of the engineering works will be covered in stone setts made from DAS modelling clay. However, I don’t want to put clay around the moving parts of the points. Instead I decided to use chequer plate plasticard to create ‘metal’ inserts for the points. A drawing of each point was made by rubbing a […]

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‘First’ in BRM — Steve’s 009 and 09 Adventure

‘First’ is featured in this month’s British Railway Modelling magazine. The BRM team have done a great job of presenting the layout with excellent photos and a very attractively designed article. Many thanks to the BRM team, especially to Phil Parker who approached me at an exhibition, took the photographs in a dimly lit village […]

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