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Train Gallery

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Train Diorama

This is an HO scale sawmill that we built for a model railroad logging diorama, Panfilo Castro

Picaxe Robot

A Picaxe robot has made it into the gallery. Actually there is quite a lot of nice engineering in this model and so well worth a look.

This shows some basic picaxe programming and a board layout that would get you started and could be used for a simple train layout control.

GWR Metro - part 1

An engineers account of the pursuit of the Southern Region rebuilt Merchant Navy Class 8.P. Pacific in 5" gauge considering the average person with no knowledge of the basics of engineering in miniature I have discided to start with my first project to construct G.W.R Metro tank in 5" gauge I am writing this with the beginner in mind and hoping to show with sketches and drawings different ways of overcoming engineering problems on lathes, millers, fitting, marking out, rolling, folding and boiler making as well as using high temperture gases.

GWR Metro - part 2 | GWR Metro - part 3 | GWR Metro - part 4 | GWR Metro - part 5