Monthly Archives: November 2014

STEPHEN JOHNSON MODELS 2AA BOGIES part 2

After the axle bearings, and soldering the side frames, ends and bolster in place is next making sure that all is square and true. Fitting a wheel set does help and assembling on a small mirror helps. Then test run … Continue reading

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STEPHEN JOHNSON MODELS 2AA BOGIES part 1

After returning home after a great weekend at the New England Convention Armidale where meeting up with old friends and making new ones was fantastic. Bullenbung Creek was operating along with two narrow gauge layouts. The displays, clinics and lectures … Continue reading

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NSWGR J3 STATION MASTERS RESIDENCE part 5

This project is slowly progressing with a bit more work this week. The corrugated iron water tanks are from Ian Lindsay Models and Sydney Hobbies. The tank stands are scratch built using Northeastern Lumber HO scale 2″x 6′ for the … Continue reading

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