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Author Topic: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017  (Read 1360 times)

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Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« on: July 01, 2017, 10:17:11 PM »

Fpv from the Cab


I know it's not flying but kinda cute update on our Railway ;)

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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2017, 10:13:57 AM »

That's fantastic-love it.
Talk about making a quart out of a pint pot ;D
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2017, 02:40:17 PM »

Love it. Makes me want to dig out my old Hornby and set it all up.
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2017, 04:35:12 PM »

I have a question Dizzy, completely unrelated.

Where do you get your railway sleepers from for making stands for your greenhouse? I've tried everywhere round here that I can think of but noone has them any more.

I want to make some decent car ramps as I don't trust the old rusty metal ones I have.
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #4 on: July 02, 2017, 08:05:08 PM »

I have a question Dizzy, completely unrelated.

Where do you get your railway sleepers from for making stands for your greenhouse? I've tried everywhere round here that I can think of but noone has them any more.

I want to make some decent car ramps as I don't trust the old rusty metal ones I have.

Steve, isn't there a railway outside your house? If you "borrowed" every other one, no one would notice.
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #5 on: July 02, 2017, 08:06:19 PM »

I have a question Dizzy, completely unrelated.

Where do you get your railway sleepers from for making stands for your greenhouse? I've tried everywhere round here that I can think of but noone has them any more.

I want to make some decent car ramps as I don't trust the old rusty metal ones I have.
Hi Steve thank you for your comment on u tube, the timber you spotted is actually 50 mm square tannalised fence posts  x 2 7ft and x 2 6ft, I did look for rail sleepers but I think the Helston Railway as nabbed them all :)

dizzy :)
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #6 on: July 02, 2017, 08:35:02 PM »

Steve, isn't there a railway outside your house? If you "borrowed" every other one, no one would notice.

lol, no I moved about 3 years ago now :)
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #7 on: July 02, 2017, 09:22:41 PM »

lol, no I moved about 3 years ago now :)
  Steve my mistake dam foreign measurements  6 inch square fence posts 150mm square Lol 

See note on dizzy   ^-^
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #8 on: July 03, 2017, 11:11:49 AM »

Nice one Dizz! How did you get on with your coffee-table setup in the end? Oh, and how much is a return ticket to pasty halt?

Cheers

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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #9 on: August 13, 2017, 01:32:58 AM »

Nice one Dizz! How did you get on with your coffee-table setup in the end? Oh, and how much is a return ticket to pasty halt?

Cheers

Chris
hey Chris the coffee table ,layout is about 70%finished but is for sale,  tickets available from our station plateform payment in 16mm cash lol.
dizzy :D
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New locomotive being run in for those interested
« Reply #10 on: August 13, 2017, 01:40:07 AM »

As you know guys we are getting on with our garden railway in 1/19 scale I am building a full fpv coach with pan and tilt so we can passenger ride any track we visit.
Below is a short vid of my latest locomotive chassis under her first Steam after 6 hours Running with air at 2psi.body and rc yet to be fitted.


btw cessnadave and myself do still fly regularly its just getting time to put vids up

Regards to all

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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #11 on: August 13, 2017, 02:26:01 AM »

Oh holy crap it's REAL steam as well, I thought it was battery powered!

That's awesome!
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #12 on: August 13, 2017, 09:36:15 AM »

Wow! What a lot of effort must have gone in to that :)
Now you need to 'Mole' a nice long tunnel under your neighbours garden and back :D :D
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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #13 on: August 13, 2017, 09:50:17 PM »

  Mmmmm Steam..Brass, Stainless Steel, brazing, silver soldering.....riveting...Has it been assembled from a kit or is it a scratch build then Dizzy..?
  Does it use Methylated Spirits for fuel..?....I'd like to tinker with it for sure....lol....... :terrific:

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Re: Update on our Railway 20th may/June 2017
« Reply #14 on: September 02, 2017, 09:53:28 PM »

Hi Dizzy
That is well cool. I like the FPV in the train.
Paul.
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