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by Franklinsburg
Wed Dec 02, 2015 3:31 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Northumbria Sub Div next meeting this Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 1080

Northumbria Sub Div next meeting this Sunday

>>> >>>> Hello Boys, >>>> >>>> >>>> The next meeting of the Northumbria Sub Div meeting is on Sunday, December 6th >>>> This will be held at the clubrooms of the Blyth & Tyne MRS at Redpath House, 40 Saville St., N. Shields, NE30 1NT This is to all intents what passes for our Christmas 'Party' ........
by Franklinsburg
Fri Oct 09, 2015 12:06 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: RPM table and Test Track at the Convention
Replies: 0
Views: 1270

RPM table and Test Track at the Convention

Hello Boys, Two weeks to go. And I've got two notices for members wishing to attend. Firstly: there will be an RPM table at the Convention where you can display your models. Any category / scale. The only stipulations are: They must be of a prototype and not freelance. They are not entered in the 'c...
by Franklinsburg
Mon Feb 02, 2015 12:52 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Next Northumbria Sub Div meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1116

Next Northumbria Sub Div meeting

Hello Boys, The next meeting of the NMRABR Northumbria Sub Div is on Sunday, February 8th Remaing dates this year: TBC: > > These will be held at the clubrooms of the Blyth & Tyne MRS at Redpath House, 40 Saville St., N. Shields, NE30 1NT The door now has a working bell. In the unlikely event of not...
by Franklinsburg
Wed Dec 03, 2014 1:07 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Next Northumbria Sub Div Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1374

Next Northumbria Sub Div Meeting

Hello Boys, The next meeting of the NMRABR Northumbria Sub Div is on Sunday, December 7th Remaing dates this year: None: however, we will be formulating the dates for next year's meetings. > > These will be held at the clubrooms of the Blyth & Tyne MRS at Redpath House, 40 Saville St., N. Shields, N...
by Franklinsburg
Tue Sep 30, 2014 10:05 am
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Next Northumbria Sub Div Meeting
Replies: 1
Views: 1496

Next Northumbria Sub Div Meeting

> Hello Boys, > > > The next meeting of the NMRABR Northumbria Sub Div is on Sunday, October 5th > > > Remaining dates this year: Dec 7th > >> >> These will be held at the clubrooms of the Blyth & Tyne MRS at Redpath House, 40 Saville St., N. Shields, NE30 1NT >> For those of you who haven't been be...
by Franklinsburg
Thu Aug 07, 2014 1:21 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Northumbria Sub Div next meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1158

Northumbria Sub Div next meeting

Hello Boys, The next meeting of the Northumbria Sub Div is on Sunday August 10th Remaining dates this year: Oct 5th* / Dec 7th * May have to be changed These will be held at the clubrooms of the Blyth & Tyne MRS at Redpath House, 40 Saville St., N. Shields, NE30 1NT For those of you who haven't been...
by Franklinsburg
Fri Feb 14, 2014 7:54 pm
Forum: Loco & Rolling Stock
Topic: Cocoa Beach pictures
Replies: 1
Views: 1774

Cocoa Beach pictures

Hello Boys,

Dave Hussey has uploaded his Cocoa Beach 2014 Photos at:
http://www.pbase.com/dh30973/cocoa2014&page=all
by Franklinsburg
Mon Jan 13, 2014 4:08 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Northumbria Sub Division 2014 meeting dates
Replies: 1
Views: 2107

Northumbria Sub Division 2014 meeting dates

Hello Boys, Happy New Year. Thanks to Trevor Smith of the Blyth & Tyne MRS we've been able to arrange the following dates to enable the resumption of NMRABR Northumbria Sub Division meetings: Feb 2nd / April 6th / June 8th / Aug 10th / Oct 5th / Dec 7th ........ All Sundays ( please make a note in y...
by Franklinsburg
Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:01 am
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Reminder: Convention RPM display
Replies: 3
Views: 2624

Reminder: Convention RPM display

Hello Boys, Not long now to the Convention so I'm sending out a reminder to those who are considering showing models on the RPM display. And if you need a bit of inspiration to nudge you along, John Golden has just posted his pictures of the St. Louis RPM meeting: http://www.pbase.com/golden1014/201...
by Franklinsburg
Wed Sep 04, 2013 12:44 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Reminder: Convention RPM display
Replies: 3
Views: 2624

RPM table at the Convention .... models wanted

Hello Boys, The holidays are over, the brats are back at school and the nights are putting in. Exhibition season is upon us again and the NMRABR Convention is looming on the not-so-distant horizon. I've been asked to ' look after ' the Railroad Prototype Modelling table again and am thus making a re...
by Franklinsburg
Fri May 24, 2013 10:58 am
Forum: Loco & Rolling Stock
Topic: 2013 PRRTHS Convention models
Replies: 0
Views: 1396

2013 PRRTHS Convention models

Hello Boys, The Pennsy Railroad Technical & Historical Society held it's convention a few days ago. John Frantz has got his photos from the model room organized and posted to his Pbase Gallery. He took photos of a large majority of the models that were on display. http://www.pbase.com/prropcrew/prrt...
by Franklinsburg
Sat May 11, 2013 11:02 am
Forum: Other Prototype Discussion
Topic: Which button works the flush?
Replies: 4
Views: 2830

Re: Which button works the flush?

Hello Boys,
Proof, if proof were needed, that diesels are crap!
by Franklinsburg
Mon Apr 15, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Layout Design
Topic: Warping; and security
Replies: 9
Views: 5222

Re: Warping; and security

Hello Jock, hello boys.

Did you paint it ..... top & bottom, inside and out? Makes the world of difference in my experience. This holds for all wood based baseboard material that may be subject to moisture.
by Franklinsburg
Sun Mar 31, 2013 10:32 am
Forum: Layout Design
Topic: Interested in Layout Design?
Replies: 36
Views: 15947

Re: Interested in Layout Design?

Hello Boys, My comment was aimed at the stuff that appears on the top of the boards. Looking at many of the copious North American layouts in the mags and on the web I get the general impression that their builders are still firmly entrenched in the 'old school' concepts inspired by John Armstrong a...
by Franklinsburg
Fri Mar 29, 2013 12:55 pm
Forum: Layout Design
Topic: Interested in Layout Design?
Replies: 36
Views: 15947

Re: Interested in Layout Design?

Hello Boys,
Am a member of the Yahoooo Group only.
Personally, I find that looking at the prototype is generally all the layout design ideas I need.