4 results found for 'Tim Peacock'

  • A Porter's Hut for High Wycombe

    Tim Peacock

    Issue 221 (2013)


    With the retaining wall at High Wycombe complete, Tim Peacock decided to use the same laser cutting technology to make his first building. With the help of club mates, he learned how to draw with AutoCAD, and then use the drawings to make his own kit of parts, choosing the Porter's hut as an ideal starting point from which to learn.

    Tags: buildings, laser etching, scratchbuilding, techniques

  • A quick upgrade of a Conflat and Container

    Tim Peacock

    Issue 230 (2014)



    Tim Peacock describes how he refined a Parkside Conflat A (Dia 1/067) IIT container wagon and Cambrian A-type container (C31)

    Tags: BR / British Railways / British Rail, kits, RTR / kit conversions, wagons

  • A Wall For Wycombe

    Tim Peacock

    Issue 207 (2011)



    A plain brick wall along the back of a scene sounds easy enough to model in 4mm, but Tim Peacock found that a realistic portrayal of this vital feature at High Wycombe required considerable thought and experimentation.

    Tags: buildings, lineside details

  • Twin Compos

    Tim Peacock

    Issue 243 (2015)



    Twin sets were used in the ex-LNER Marylebone outer suburban services to High Wycombe, so they were a must for Tim Peacock's developing model of the station. He commissioned an etch and now describes how he built them, using ideas that can be transferred more generally to the building of 4mm scale carriages.

    Tags: coaches, etched brass, LNER / London & North Eastern Railway