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My name is Alex, I have a passion for everything but most of all Model rail.
My eBay name comes from the fact I cannot resist from buying anything I see, at Auctions or car boot sales to do with model rail. So you can imagine I have quite a lot

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by trainsbutnobrains
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White Metal / Resin Kit Assembly.
PreparationAll parts, both metal and resin, should be cleaned  prior to assembly. I wash White metal in Warm soapy water to remove the greese & muck.. The castings should have any marks of the moulding process removed ie Sprue Marks or mould parting lines etc. The White metal can usually be easily bent back into shape if it has been misshaped.. Bowed or bent resin parts need to be warmed either in hot water or with a hairdryer to enable them to be corrected. Then cool in co...
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Making Mountains
Making a Simple MountainHere is A Picture of what i'm in the Process of building. The Effect is used from a Can of 'Mega Foam 750ml ' £5.00 from a good builders Merchant. Mine supply extra nozzles grab some you will need them. (i did warn you) Gloves are needed mine came with the can . Unless your gonna spend money on mega foam remover!. Give the can a good shake, Plan what you want to do & then Just squirt. REMEMBER its expanding foam. Now the hard part wait...
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Making Card Containers.Tips on building
When you get your Container Model it will come on a China Clay coated Card, Be careful Don't scratch it.First Prick holes at the end of each score Line. See Pictures Below. So you don't get confused You can do the Horizontal First, Then The Vertical. When you have done this Turn your Card Over. REMEMBER Clean surface free from Bits. you will see loads of tiny Puncture Holes See Pictures below.The arrows Point to the Puncture Holes. Now the Important part Scoring between the Holes ag...
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