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by DCRFAN 3
Wed Aug 19, 2015 12:33 am
Forum: Challengnes
Topic: Layout on a Wagon
Replies: 5
Views: 3741

Layout on a Wagon

Just received my latest online purchase, a Lionel hicube boxcar 86' long O scale (1:48th scale) 8) To show the size of this beast, sitting on the top in the picture is a 1:32nd scale VW Beatle. http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y218/DCRfan/Railway/DSCF5002_zpso4t4aic7.jpg I think some of you could pr...
by DCRFAN 3
Sat Aug 15, 2015 2:01 pm
Forum: Trade tittle-tattle
Topic: Simplex in 1/24th scale
Replies: 28
Views: 3481

Re: Simplex in 1/24th scale

I received a lost parcel 2 years after it was sent so you may need to hold on a few days :roll: It was a purse my wife left in a hotel. It was found when the postal service was closing down a sorting facility and the truck loading ramp was pulled away from the wall. The slim parcel had slipped down ...
by DCRFAN 3
Sun Aug 09, 2015 11:12 pm
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: Tractors
Replies: 48
Views: 21386

Re: Tractors

Any one notice Heller have announced a 1:24th scale Ferguson tractor which will have great potential both as rail motive power and trackside.

http://www.heller.fr/en/maquettes/new-p ... 04010.html

Paul
by DCRFAN 3
Mon Aug 03, 2015 4:27 pm
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: Hollywood Foundry Motor Bogie
Replies: 3
Views: 3205

Re: Hollywood Foundry Motor Bogie

Just released I never did post pictures on this thread of the two Wickham's I placed the motor bogies/chassis under. Class 30 with armour applied http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y218/DCRfan/Rhodesia/model012-4_zpsb470de1f.jpg a more standard Class 40 http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y218/DCRfan/Rho...
by DCRFAN 3
Mon Aug 03, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Size doesn't matter
Topic: 18in gauge on 24mm track
Replies: 14
Views: 3596

Re: 18in gauge on 24mm track

You can slide wheels to any gauge with appropriate length axles. You may recall these motor bogies I had made to a non standard gauge.

viewtopic.php?f=1&t=8695&p=105626&hilit=wickham+rhodesian#p105626
by DCRFAN 3
Sat Jun 27, 2015 10:03 pm
Forum: Modelling Matters
Topic: The Lair of the Supervillain, minions a plenty!
Replies: 6
Views: 3934

Re: The Lair of the Supervillain, minions a plenty!

Select carefully as I doubt if the mono-eyed chaps would pass the Minions Railways staff medical :lol:
by DCRFAN 3
Sun Jun 21, 2015 1:02 am
Forum: Prototype Prattles
Topic: Driving Creek Railway Accident
Replies: 1
Views: 1235

Driving Creek Railway Accident

The DCR in New Zealand has unfortunately made the news following an accident where a young child fell from the train while it was crossing a bridge. http://www.stuff.co.nz/waikato-times/69568988/19monthold-falls-from-train-plummets-25-metres
by DCRFAN 3
Tue Jun 16, 2015 9:28 pm
Forum: Error reports
Topic: No route... AGAIN.
Replies: 5
Views: 1847

Re: No route... AGAIN.

I've used both the 'Contact Us' tab below and password reset request. Probably 20 times in all
by DCRFAN 3
Mon Jun 15, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Error reports
Topic: No route... AGAIN.
Replies: 5
Views: 1847

Re: No route... AGAIN.

I'm finally able to view Gnatterbox after nearly 4 months :D :D and then only by registering as a new member using a different email address. I've lost count how may requests I've sent requesting a new password and assistance with the problem without any response :|

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