Monday, July 11, 2011
Mixed Traffic-184 July 2011
The latest edition of the 3mm Societies journal hit the floor with a resounding crash this morning. Together with the 3monthly newsletter it keeps far, and not so far, flung members in touch with all thats happening in the world of 3mm.
So lets see whats included this quarter.
1.Report of the AGM together with details and photos of the resulting prize winners.
2. Article on Nick Salzmans excellent Yeoton Wharf-Broad and Narrow mixed gauge.(This layout will be appearing at Westfest in September).
3.Notes on creating a modular layout by Mervyn Turvey.
4 Rod Shaw building signals from kits.
4.Excellent photos from the AGM.
5.Modifications to a controller.
6Another shot from Eric Brutons photo album.
7.Usual Q&A, Blastpipe letters and bits and pieces complete another excellent offering from editor John Sutton and Newsletters John Walker.
Couldn't resist including this excellent photo of Howard Love's prize winning Barn scene-a superb piece of modelling which really looks better in the flesh.
Whats New details Fencehouses new chassis for the Tr-ang TT Grain wagon.Also, Brynkits GWR Toad Brake Van Handrails are described. This etch I aquired from Brian a short while ago ,just after fitting plastic rod ones to my two newly built vans. However, they will be attached to the original fitted Van I made some time ago.