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    Top work Glenn :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup: Regards ...

    Top work Glenn :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  2. Thread: Excavator

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    WOW that is great work Derek ...

    WOW that is great work Derek :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Congratulations

    Regards

    Keith
  3. Thread: Another Castle

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    Fantastic Workmanship Regards Keith

    Fantastic Workmanship

    Regards

    Keith
  4. Thanks Kevin. We are on the mend. Bowls season...

    Thanks Kevin. We are on the mend.

    Bowls season is upon us. Practice matches organised and Pennant starts in one month. Comes around quick although we have been bowling all winter on our synthetic...
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    Trucks look tremendous Glenn Well Done...

    Trucks look tremendous Glenn

    Well Done :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  6. Hi All, Both Cathie and I have been crook, so...

    Hi All,

    Both Cathie and I have been crook, so progress stalled on my locomotive. Not allowed out to get materials so no progress for a while to come. I have machined up the axles, wheels and...
  7. Thread: Excavator

    by Keith_1
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    Hi Derek, Sorry I have missed out on your...

    Hi Derek,

    Sorry I have missed out on your excavator - it is coming along beautifully. Cathie and I have both been pretty crook. A bit better now.
    Your work is always fantastic

    Regards

    Keith
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    Top work Glenn :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup: Regards ...

    Top work Glenn :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  9. Thread: Farm set.

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    What a top setup. The lad should be chuffed...

    What a top setup.

    The lad should be chuffed when he receives it.

    Great work as always :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  10. Thread: Rob Roy

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    WOW -It's looking great Derek No wonder you...

    WOW -It's looking great Derek

    No wonder you are pleased :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  11. Thanks Derek I misunderstood:doh:. Didn't...

    Thanks Derek

    I misunderstood:doh:. Didn't think of that:?

    Regards

    Keith
  12. Hi Derek, The 6mm was more true to scale...

    Hi Derek,

    The 6mm was more true to scale compared to the 3mm.

    Thanks for your comments - love your work on the Rob Roy.

    Regards

    Keith
  13. Hi All, I have been working on the bogies. I...

    Hi All,

    I have been working on the bogies. I made a big mistake on the second one - The sides are laminated with 6mm MDF, 19mm Pine and 6mm MDF. For some stupid reason - I made up the second bogie...
  14. Thread: Rob Roy

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    Nice work Derek Regards Keith

    Nice work Derek

    Regards

    Keith
  15. Thread: Garbage truck

    by Keith_1
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    Top work Derek. Don't mention mistakes. :no: ...

    Top work Derek.

    Don't mention mistakes. :no:

    I made a real blue on my second bogie of my loco and am still rebuilding it. 10 hours of work later and still not finished the second bogie. All...
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    Great work Peter, Top photos as well. Trev...

    Great work Peter,

    Top photos as well.

    Trev would be proud of you.

    Keep up the top work

    Regards
  17. Thread: Garbage truck

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    Wow - you are quick off the mark Derek. ...

    Wow - you are quick off the mark Derek.

    Looking great

    Regards

    Keith
  18. Thread: Garbage truck

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    Looking forward to this Derek Regards Keith

    Looking forward to this Derek

    Regards

    Keith
  19. Thread: Rob Roy

    by Keith_1
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    Good stuff Derek. It's cold here at the...

    Good stuff Derek.

    It's cold here at the moment. Averaging about 14C during the day

    Regards

    Keith
  20. Hi All, Been working on the leaf springs for...

    Hi All,

    Been working on the leaf springs for the bogies. Quite time consuming. They are made out of aluminium flat and cork (to simulate the actual leaf of the spring). Aradited together at the...
  21. Hi All, Scaled up a sketch to the actual size...

    Hi All,

    Scaled up a sketch to the actual size my locomotive will be. I am building it to 1/10th scale of the prototype locomotive, so my model will be 1400mm long.

    Having a sketch to the size...
  22. Hi All, Here is a pretty bright livery on one...

    Hi All,

    Here is a pretty bright livery on one used to shunt passenger carriages at Spencer Street.

    513816

    Regards

    Keith
  23. Wow Tom, That would have been a great...

    Wow Tom,

    That would have been a great experience. I am jealous.

    Not sure on my colour scheme yet. I do like the old Victorian Railways livery,

    Regards

    Keith
  24. V Line (Victorian Railways) Y Class Diesel Locomotive

    Hi All,

    I have built quite a number of Steam Locomotives over the years. From the 1790's Peny-Darren through to the 1950's Pannier Tank Locomotive. To add to my collection - I need to add a diesel...
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    I really look forward to it Peter Thanks Mate...

    I really look forward to it Peter

    Thanks Mate

    Keith
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    Thanks Derek. Yeah - miss him a lot Regards...

    Thanks Derek.

    Yeah - miss him a lot

    Regards

    Keith
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    Hi All, With the base now finished, that...

    Hi All,

    With the base now finished, that completes my 1890 Melbourne tram. I would like to thank everyone who has commented and supplied references and information regarding tramways. Crowie...
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    Hi Derek, Thankyou for the detailed page on...

    Hi Derek,

    Thankyou for the detailed page on Shays. I have purchased a book from the States on Shays as well, but it is difficult to get a lot of detailed information - particularly on the gearing....
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    Thanks for the suggestion Derek and thanks for...

    Thanks for the suggestion Derek and thanks for the info Peter.

    I think it is a bit too similar to the Lion That I built quite a few years ago (see my build below)

    513354

    I have put the...
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    Thanks Peter, Yes I am pretty happy with the...

    Thanks Peter,

    Yes I am pretty happy with the way this has turned out. Thanks for everyone's encouraging comments. Most appreciated.

    Regards

    Keith
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    Been researching - Back to locomotives:2tsup:

    Been researching - Back to locomotives:2tsup:
  32. Great looking cheese board Peter...

    Great looking cheese board Peter :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
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    Hi All, Nearly finished. Still have to make...

    Hi All,

    Nearly finished. Still have to make the base for the tram.
    The mesh gates were made out of cut up icy pole sticks (they were the perfect thickness) cut to width on my scroll saw.
    Happy...
  34. Thread: Rob Roy

    by Keith_1
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    WOW Derek, That is looking fantastic !!!! ...

    WOW Derek,

    That is looking fantastic !!!!

    You must be so happy how it's all coming together.

    TOP STUFF Mate :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards
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    Agree Ray. One of the reasons I put it in the...

    Agree Ray. One of the reasons I put it in the tram:B

    Regards

    Keith
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    Hi All, Been working on the interior of the...

    Hi All,

    Been working on the interior of the tram. Polished wooden floorboards. The seating was not very luxurious in the 1890's. I googled "1890's Victorian advertisements" and got a sign for...
  37. Thread: Ride-on train

    by Keith_1
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    What a top job Well Done :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:...

    What a top job

    Well Done :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  38. Top work Peter Regards Keith

    Top work Peter

    Regards

    Keith
  39. Thread: Rob Roy

    by Keith_1
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    Classy work Derek Regards Keith

    Classy work Derek

    Regards

    Keith
  40. Well Done Peter:2tsup::2tsup::2tsup: Regards ...

    Well Done Peter:2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  41. Thread: Rob Roy

    by Keith_1
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    You are a first class fitter and machinist Derek...

    You are a first class fitter and machinist Derek

    Top Work

    Regards

    Keith
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    Top Work Well Done Regards Keith

    Top Work

    Well Done

    Regards

    Keith
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    Hi All, Had a bit of trouble finding any...

    Hi All,

    Had a bit of trouble finding any information on the overhead gear for the Melbourne tram. I did however find some detail on old USA trams.

    I machined up my components out of solid...
  44. Thread: The barn

    by Keith_1
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    Top Work Well Done :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup: ...

    Top Work

    Well Done :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  45. Thread: Two Trucks

    by Keith_1
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    Top trucks Glenn :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup: Regards...

    Top trucks Glenn :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Regards

    Keith
  46. Thread: Rob Roy

    by Keith_1
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    Top work Derek. Although time consuming making...

    Top work Derek.

    Although time consuming making Jigs and Fixtures initially - it's definitely worth it in the long run.

    Loving your build.

    Regards

    Keith
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    Thanks guys. Will try that tip Derek -...

    Thanks guys.

    Will try that tip Derek - thanks.

    Peter - I reckon I have another month or so of work to complete this project.

    Nearly time to consider what is next :?

    Thanks for your...
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    Hi All, I have been working on the top roof...

    Hi All,

    I have been working on the top roof section of the tram. Trialed some different techniques on this section.

    The old photos I have of the 1890 tram show that there are highlight...
  49. Thread: Rob Roy

    by Keith_1
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    Your machining and fitting work is first class...

    Your machining and fitting work is first class :2tsup::2tsup::2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Top Marks Derek

    Regards

    Keith
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    Top work Glenn.:2tsup::2tsup::2tsup: Our next...

    Top work Glenn.:2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

    Our next door neighbour used to have one.

    Regards

    Keith
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