myfordboy lamppost engine

MyfordBoy Lamppost Engine

January 15, 2021 Nigel 0

A collection of videos on the MyfordBoy Lamppost Engine build. Since creating the original lamppost engine and then the pdf plans for this engine I have started to get feedback on engines that are being [more…]

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Model Stationary Engines

December 19, 2020 Nigel 0

I just had to have a page listing the model stationary engines from around the web. So I thought I would list the kits, castings, plans etc. Some of these are scale models, some are [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…]

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Model Engine Kits and Plans

April 18, 2020 Nigel 0

How often do you browse the internet looking for model engine kits and plans, sadly too many hours. There are a number of model engine kits and plans available and I thought I would try [more…]

Plans for New Models

October 23, 2016 Nigel 0

Autumn is here and it is time to plan for a model to make over winter. Lots of weekends and cold dark evenings in the workshop. So lets have a look at the different plans, [more…]