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  1. 215 ex works

    Ex Works Loco no 215 straight from the bogie shop (Inchicore Style!) Thanks to Des from SSM for the Decals & excellent customer service! Also Riversuir for applying the decals for me - a right job removing the 'Intercity' logo. I've a few little painting details to do before she is properly finished.
  2. Ammonia wagon kit

    These baby's arrived yesterday by post so can't wait to start them. I'm a bit nervous as I've never even put an air fix kit together but Des assures me i'll be fine. His instructions are clear & precise to be fair & he has thought of everything! Wish me luck!!!
  3. Dapol & Bachmann Freight wagons

    Hi Lads, I'm looking to swop these for modern IE coaches , or freight wagons if anybody is interested???? They are in perfect condition, never used, they just don't fit in with my era of rolling stock.
  4. With the missus & Kids away for the weekend I started this new project.After hunting down this Loco Shed for so long I didn't want to leave it gathering dust in a box so decided to do a modular layout & the plan is to wire it up so i can move the Loco's in & out of the shed using a 'shuttle' system. The tracks are just laid down loose so i know what type of points & curves i need.i also need more Ballast mat so i just have a few smaller pieces down loose to give me an idea. im not really sure what to do with the right hand side of the Loco shed where the '5th' road is, maybe a freight yard or put down a road instead of track??? any suggestions i'd welcome. My next step is finish the ballast & buy all the tracks/points that are needed then tackle the ditches.I plan to put a hut beside the Loco shed besides the 1st road going flush with the ditch & put a stone wall on the flat part of the ditch beside the hut. I want to do a concrete floor in the loco shed but was wondering what the best material to use for this effect? Also the 201 class Locos don't fit in to the shed whereas the 071/141/181 locos do so i'm gonna haft to raise the shed doh! as I said any sugestions, tips are very welcome, hope i'm doing it right!!! :
  5. Deleting uploaded photos??

    Hi Lads, How do i delete the photos that i have already uploaded from my folder over the last few months??
  6. Hi lads, I'm hoping someone here might be able to help me out. I've been looking for the above 4 road engine road for ages now but I am having no luck,3 times I had it paid for only to be told it's out of stock!! I've found a few on sites in the UK but some are looking for ridiculous money to deliver it while the others are doing pick up only. Any help would be appreciated
  7. Dublin Bus x2

    2 Dublin Bus for sale, both are missing drivers wing mirror ( the wife's handywork!) But are otherwise perfect, I don't seem to have the box off the 'bendybus' Double Decker is a Limited Edition Alexander ALX400 bodied Denis Trident, the other is Volvo Wright Artic (AW3) €60 for both plus postage or I'd consider an exchange for other Bus Eireann or IE models.
  8. Modellers Bible??

    Can anyone recommend the best book that shows you all the tricks & tips on how to make a layout, like landscaping, scenery, track bedding etc... im also looking for one on how to do weathering aswell, I should state that im a complete novice so nothing too complicated please!!
  9. Murphy Models 141 Question

    Hi Lads, I'm wondering if someone could clear something up for me, on the info leaflet that comes with the MM 141 class model loco, it says that IE ordered 27 of the 141 class Locosbut how come the model I have is 177??? That would make at least 36 Locos!!! Anyone clear this up??
  10. This is my first attempt at a re-spray so far, nearly finished, I have to add decals tomorrow & paint the back doors at both ends, I know your suppose to take the body off but I've no idea how & was afraid I'd crack the glass so I did things the hard way, I need to touch up around the window edges & remove some primer from the glass on some panels, Feedback will be welcome guys!
  11. Hi Graham, I'm just wondering how much you charge for re-sprays? I'm looking to convert Mark 2 Gen & Restaurant coaches from 'Galway' to 'Intercity' livery with the black roof. I cant get them anywhere in model form
  12. Mark 3 Executive Coach

    Hi guys, I'm gonna chance converting my Mark 3 Executive Coaches from maroon to an orange livery but I can't remember if the stripes were gold or white, anybody remember??? Also do I need to spray a lacquer or something else on the final coat? This is my first attempt at a re-spray so any tips would be welcome!!
  13. Hi Guys, I'm looking to sell these 2 Lima Locos, 207 Enterprise Livery & 202 (formally 230) IE Livery. Loco's were never run just used for displaying & are in good condition. I'm looking for €140 for the 2 or a swop for a Murphys Models 201class Loco.
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