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by Tom
Sat Mar 01, 2014 11:18 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Members Locations
Replies: 9
Views: 13541

Re: Members Locations

Probably on my own down here but thanks to TTG I at least feel connected ;)
by Tom
Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:26 pm
Forum: T Gauge Modelling Tips, Tricks & Tutorials
Topic: Water
Replies: 4
Views: 6304

Re: Water

Sounds an exciting project, just the sort of thing where T can really excel. I have used varnish with fair results. It's success lies in getting the baseboard painted right before pouring on the varnish. Most estuaries around the UK tend to be a gray/baige rather than blue due to the sediment being ...
by Tom
Wed Nov 27, 2013 7:08 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: Smallest T-Gauge loco?
Replies: 22
Views: 16779

Re: Smallest T-Gauge loco?

Hi, great idea. You are lucky in that your subject is dead straight, this means that if you want you can easily use an alternative form of propulsion; as there is a slot between the decking boards and the rails you could for example have a threaded rod (M4) with a nut on it which has a short length ...
by Tom
Tue Nov 19, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: Forum & Shop Admin Queries & Rules
Topic: Slight Modification?
Replies: 4
Views: 8049

Re: Slight Modification?

Thank you for all your hard work ;)
by Tom
Mon Nov 18, 2013 7:20 pm
Forum: T Gauge Layouts
Topic: Early days in T1 ! 1mm gauge T scale
Replies: 6
Views: 8431

Re: Early days in T1 ! 1mm gauge T scale

Hi, I'm not much good with computers and don't know how to post a link but there is a great web site: yourei coal mine human power railway. Also, an out of print book by C S Small : Rails to the mines. Perhaps some one could post the link ? Ta. Cleantex, Hello, I like where your coming from. I hadn'...
by Tom
Sun Nov 17, 2013 3:45 pm
Forum: T Gauge Layouts
Topic: Early days in T1 ! 1mm gauge T scale
Replies: 6
Views: 8431

Early days in T1 ! 1mm gauge T scale

Some Photos of my attempt to make a working human locomotive powered mine wagon as used extensively in coal mines in Taiwan. The wheels/axels have been freehand turned using my wood drill as a lathe. All a bit primitive :( The wagon will be powered by a magnet on a chain under the baseboard. If any ...