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by David Girling
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miniature Railway Magazine.
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Miniature Railway Magazine.

I recently came across an advert for the above mentioned magazine and thought that I would get a copy to see what it is like, being a relatively new guy on the 5" scene. I have since received the copy and ,personally, find it a good read. Not quite as much 5" stuff but even the bigger gauges is stil...
by David Girling
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coupling Bars
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Coupling Bars

Hi to all members. I thought that I would just let you know that I recently took delivery of a Four foot Driving Truck from a well-known model engineering company and then thought that I should buy a Coupling Bar (profiled edges) to go with it off ebay but from another well known m.e.company. Imagin...
by David Girling
Wed May 08, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Turnout Backnumbers.
Replies: 0
Views: 232

Turnout Backnumbers.

Hello to everyone on the forum. Despite valiant efforts by Liz Cooling to supply me with a full set of Turnout Backnumbers, I am still missing the following part numbers : 1,2,6,8,9, 39 and 41. If any member of the GL5 Society could furnish me with either originals or photocopies of any of the backn...
by David Girling
Sat Nov 24, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help wanted by new guy please.
Replies: 5
Views: 622

Re: Help wanted by new guy please.

Many thanks for the copy of the article Dave. I did not expect there to be so much info in the third article, It will be most useful. Please let me know how I can re-imburse you for your trouble.
Best wishes
David
by David Girling
Sun Nov 18, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help wanted by new guy please.
Replies: 5
Views: 622

Re: Help wanted by new guy please.

Thanks for the reply Admin but I have already bought half of the total run of backnumbers from Liz.Unfortunately No.22 was not amongst them, hence my request on here.
Regards
David
by David Girling
Sun Nov 18, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help wanted by new guy please.
Replies: 5
Views: 622

Help wanted by new guy please.

Would anybody be able to help me with the third article by Peter Smallwood in Turnout No.22 for building the LMS Large Cattle Wagon. As I only recently joined the GL5 Society I do not yet have a complete set of backnumbers and am missing no.22. If someone could possibly photocopy the said article fo...
by David Girling
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member saying Hello.
Replies: 1
Views: 352

New member saying Hello.

Just thought that I would take a minute to introduce myself and say hello to all on the forum. I am David Girling and I live in Ipswich, Suffolk. My working life was spent as a Senior Design Engineer for a major Compressor Company but took early retirement eleven years ago to set-up my own Retail ou...