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by mikehughes
Fri Feb 05, 2016 1:14 pm
Forum: Buildings and Scenery
Topic: Challenge 2015 - Peter Bowen - HO Roundhouse
Replies: 46
Views: 8970

Re: Challenge 2015 - Peter Bowen - HO Roundhouse

Brilliant work Peter - and a great bit of 'sharing know-how'
by mikehughes
Tue May 26, 2015 7:16 pm
Forum: Operations
Topic: AP Chief Dispatcher
Replies: 10
Views: 3712

Re: AP Chief Dispatcher

This is an example of something that can be used when we are sharing know-how. Although you've posted this as a Dispatcher item, there are opportunities to do much more than simple dispatching. What about a short series showing how something can be planned, built and used? If you are thinking of doi...
by mikehughes
Tue Mar 03, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: Buildings and Scenery
Topic: BUILD A STRUCTURE CHALLENGE WINTER 2014/2015 VOTE
Replies: 6
Views: 2626

Re: BUILD A STRUCTURE CHALLENGE WINTER 2014/2015

How do we post a vote?

Don't answer - I discovered you have to be logged in as a member to vote. My system used to log me automatically but I turned it off after making a posting a little time ago and forgot to reset it. D'oh
by mikehughes
Mon Sep 08, 2014 3:09 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Request for photos
Replies: 10
Views: 4419

Re: Request for photos

Photos from Seaboard Southern's Show available here
https://www.flickr.com/photos/mikehughes2011/
You have permission to use them to promote the NMRA
by mikehughes
Mon Sep 08, 2014 3:05 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Seaboard Southern Show 2014 6th Sep 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2638

Re: Seaboard Southern Show 2014 6th Sep 2014

Photos of the show can be seen here
https://www.flickr.com/photos/mikehughes2011/
Enjoy
by mikehughes
Mon Aug 25, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Painting, Decalling and Weathering
Topic: Making decals
Replies: 8
Views: 5128

Re: Making decals

Thanks for sharing know-how Martyn. As for doubling up the number of decals, I'm intending to have more than that as I'm expecting to make mistakes and previous experience tells me the fewer backups you have, the more mistakes you make! It'll be a few weeks before I do all this but I'll post my expe...
by mikehughes
Sat Aug 23, 2014 11:28 am
Forum: Painting, Decalling and Weathering
Topic: Making decals
Replies: 8
Views: 5128

Re: Making decals

I've just purchased some Crafty decal paper. I've read the instructions and also taken note of what's been written here but would like some confirmation and or further suggestions. I want to produce some decals to put on to one or more box cars. The instructions say that you should print (I'm using ...
by mikehughes
Wed Aug 13, 2014 3:17 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Seaboard Southern Show 2014 6th Sep 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2638

Re: Seaboard Southern Show 2014 6th Sep 2014

Reminder about the Seaboard Show Saturday 6 September

For a quick preview of what you can expect to see go to https://www.flickr.com/photos/mikehughes2011
by mikehughes
Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:04 pm
Forum: General modelling topics
Topic: Photos - shows
Replies: 5
Views: 2310

Re: Photos - shows

Thanks for the pics, Mike. Be good to see some of the early fifties' SP layout, please! Touche Brian. For those who are not aware, this is a bit of a joke between Brian and myself as I'd phoned him to tell him where to look at the photos and the layout he's asking about is the only one I didn't tak...
by mikehughes
Sun Oct 27, 2013 10:43 am
Forum: General modelling topics
Topic: Photos - shows
Replies: 5
Views: 2310

Photos - shows

First set of photos taken at NMRA BR Convention 2013
http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikehughes2011/
Enjoy
by mikehughes
Wed May 29, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: General modelling topics
Topic: Bank holiday progress?
Replies: 12
Views: 3775

Re: Bank holiday progress?

My 'weekend' started on Tuesday. Been working on new NMRA brochure but did manage to cut plastic are to shape for 'concrete' outside diesel house. Relaxing work.

Will take pics when Briam W joins me next week
by mikehughes
Mon May 27, 2013 12:39 am
Forum: Painting, Decalling and Weathering
Topic: Scale crew members
Replies: 4
Views: 2383

Scale crew members

Can anyone tell me where I can get hold of some seated crew figures (HO) please?
by mikehughes
Tue May 14, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: Loco & Rolling Stock
Topic: Re-spray & decal fun
Replies: 6
Views: 2235

Re: Re-spray & decal fun

Excellent work Brian. What size and quality are the original photos? Have got possible use for one of a caboose if it's high enough quality.
by mikehughes
Thu May 02, 2013 12:38 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: 26-28th Apr - Modular Meet (Weston spring meet 2013)
Replies: 18
Views: 6939

Re: 26-28th Apr - Modular Meet (Weston spring meet 2013)

Next set of photos have been uploaded to my Flikr site. Go to
http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikehughes2011/sets/ then click on NMRA 2013
Enjoy
by mikehughes
Thu May 02, 2013 9:17 am
Forum: Loco & Rolling Stock
Topic: Atlas GP7 - Repairs
Replies: 13
Views: 3527

Re: Atlas GP7 - Repairs

Thank you so much for the time and trouble you've taken in sending me such a detailed reply.. it's truly appreciated. I'm already wondering why I've waited so long before joining the NMRA(BR)!! Pennsyman Welcome to the NMRA. You're experiencing just what is best about the organisation - sharing kno...