Daves C & W Works

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by Atlantic 3279 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:40 pm

Hi Dave,

I'm glad you like the D.79 cast sides so far. Don't feel afraid to point out all the awkward bits in the building of a carriage from those parts too. I wouldn't want anybody to be misled into thinking that it just falls together. The builder has to do some thinking and some practical problem solving.....
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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by JASd17 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:56 pm

Do I see a D49 drawing on display Dave?

I am seeing what can be done with 'Scottiedog' delivering the NER carriages. Doncaster Show is odds-on at present.

I am busy digitising a LNER GN Section Main Line, KX to Doncaster, summer 1938 WTT at present. Sadly it had half a page carefully removed. Fortunately 'Seagull' of this parish was able to fill in the missing parts. What a star!

The WTT will be available as a PDF via the LNER Society, in due course.

I have not forgotten your NE Area summer 1939 WTT request either Dave.

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by john coffin » Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:41 am

Does not compute Dave, you with a tidy desk. If you can turn out the good work with an untidy workspace,
just think what you might do with a tidy one??

Mind you, I cannot talk, my drafting space is still a mess, but at least I am getting things moving again.

Saw Tim's B3 last week in real life, very impressed with what he has done with the tender, let alone the loco.

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by Dave » Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:19 pm

Thanks Graeme, having to think and solve some practical problems will be fun, we will see if I pass the tests,
I doubt it.

John, yes that is a drawing for a D49, the model is also on the desk, so it's not forgotten.
A PDF copy will be brilliant, glad Seagull could help fill in the missing page. Yes the wonderful
NER Area timetable, can't wait, I'm sure it will be great reading.

Paul, thank you for the kind comment regarding quality of work, I doubt it will get better
as in a week or so it will be back to normal. I agree Tims B3 does look amazing and so small as well,
I hope to see it running one day.

The observant among you may have noticed there is no dynamo on the BG this will be fitted last of all when
all handling is complete as it's one of Mike Trice's amazing 3d printed ones and very fragile.

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by JASd17 » Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:12 pm

I am sure the NE Area WTT will be interesting.

I have just noticed some riveting reading in a WTT in my collection, Light Engine Movements in the Eastern Section Suburban Area, ( i.e. Liverpool St.) which runs to 35 pages. Surely a cure for insomnia.

It is in a bound Volume of WTTs for the Eastern Section in 1930. Approx. 4 inches thick.

John

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by jwealleans » Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:42 pm

East Suffolk as well?

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by JASd17 » Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:48 pm

I will check Jonathan.

I have sent you an email rather than clog-up Dave's excellent thread.

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by Dave » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:26 am

John & Jonathan, post away I don't mind, the more info spread around the better.

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Re: Daves C & W Works

Post by JASd17 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:43 am

In that case Dave, it does contain what Jonathan wanted.

John

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