Category Archives: Misc

SIGNAL AT CROOKWELL

As there are no modelling projects to share signals seem to be always a fascinating topic. On a field trip to Crookwell back in 2004, with good friend Richard Grace, to the extensive remains of the ¬†Crookwell terminus, on the … Continue reading

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Trying out a new camera

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AUSTRAINS LHG GUARDS VAN

I have never been happy with the roof on this model maybe I’m picky but it just didn’t look right. After thinking about it for quite sometime I thought I would experiment with 10 mm wide yellow Tamiya masking tape … Continue reading

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SDS MODELS SHG GUARDS VAN

I have been meaning to update the site with the SDS SHG for some time so here it is, another excellent model from SDS that runs well with the level of detail it has been well worth the wait. All … Continue reading

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SDS MODELS MRC REFRIGERATED VAN part 2

I didn’t want to over weather this van as I should imagine these were kept in pretty good condition in the era I am modelling.There is a video Steaming Back to the Sixties part 1 where a Nepean Milk MRC … Continue reading

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SDS MODELS MRC REFRIGERATED VAN part 1

With sharing a box of Pack M with 2 others and picking up the MRC on the weekend I thought I would give it a close inspection. What strikes me immediately is the timber sides and ends as the joins … Continue reading

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BACKDATED TRAINORAMA 4840

After running 4840 I realised that an update on backdating it and its partner in crime 4812 ¬†had not been done so as this could be the last post for the year I had better correct the situation. The fletner … Continue reading

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