miniature cake shop

1/8th Scale Cake Shop

October 24, 2020 Nigel 0

This miniature 1/8th Scale Cake Shop was made some time ago by Nigel Taylor and Eileen Careless. The 1/8th scale cake shop was designed to hang on the wall as a 3 dimensional picture. The [more…]

fire door

Firebox Door for the Burrell

October 24, 2020 Nigel 0

The firebox door for the Burrell 1/20th scale traction engine is a challenge based on the size of the hinge and latch. The usefulness of the door is questionable as the prime route for firing [more…]

Ferris Gold Carving Wax

Ferris Gold Carving Wax

October 21, 2020 Nigel 0

My cheap CNC machine is very limited in terms of the materials it can work with, hence I thought I might try some Ferris gold carving wax. Hopefully this will allow me to accurately machine [more…]