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On this site I present my adventures in the hobby of narrow gauge trains, both real and scale models. The text is brief but pictures are plentiful. After all, a picture says more than thousand words ..

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Big day today! All RAR steam locomotives now has latest cylinders included and also uploaded to Shapeways. That finishes this adventure. Ian Bull has teased me with a wonderful picture of the Coehorn loco, which I also started but not sure yet when it wil

HLM - RAR All Cylinders In Place

Apr 22, 2018 : Big day today! All RAR steam locomotives now has latest cylinders included and also uploaded to Shapeways. That finishes this adventure. Ian Bull has teased me with a wonderful picture of the Coehorn loco, which I also started but not sure yet when it wil

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Now when I know the test print worked out good after the last corrections, I started making all the different types or designs of cylinders there are. The blue ones shows the finished and the rest is final stage before all pieces are joined together ..

HLM - RAR Cylinder generations

Apr 22, 2018 : Now when I know the test print worked out good after the last corrections, I started making all the different types or designs of cylinders there are. The blue ones shows the finished and the rest is final stage before all pieces are joined together ..

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The RAR cylinders arrived yesterday along with my copy of the Woolwich loco.  The cylinder base worked just fine, but I had to whittle of most of the good stuff on the cosmetic part of the cylinder end, the end against the piston. Just no way to make it..

KFJ - Another happy day in the cave

Apr 21, 2018 : The RAR cylinders arrived yesterday along with my copy of the Woolwich loco. The cylinder base worked just fine, but I had to whittle of most of the good stuff on the cosmetic part of the cylinder end, the end against the piston. Just no way to make it..

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Kungavagnen (kings coach) in preparation as a new kit in 7mm scale. Soon to be released. This is a new approach I have not tried before. Since each piece is printed separate, several different coaches can be made. Gates and final detailing remains to ....

HLM - KLJ The Kings Coach

Apr 21, 2018 : Kungavagnen (kings coach) in preparation as a new kit in 7mm scale. Soon to be released. This is a new approach I have not tried before. Since each piece is printed separate, several different coaches can be made. Gates and final detailing remains to ....

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On common request, only the gates as a separate kit.

HLM - KLJ coach gates

Apr 21, 2018 : On common request, only the gates as a separate kit.

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I put old paint mix in my airbrush last weekend which clogged it totally.. Took some time to get that out! Bought some new paint today to celebrate it´s new life. Target for the occasion was an Atlas van, ammo wagon and the cordite wagon.....

KFJ - Airbrush Rebirth

Apr 19, 2018 : I put old paint mix in my airbrush last weekend which clogged it totally.. Took some time to get that out! Bought some new paint today to celebrate it´s new life. Target for the occasion was an Atlas van, ammo wagon and the cordite wagon.....

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First wagon in H0n3 scale! This version is without brakes. Available in 1/87 scale only, for 10.5mm gauge tracks.  Made for 8.5mm wheels (ex flanges). Coupler pocket is according to kadee H0n3 standard.

H0n3 - Timber wagon litt Qp

Apr 18, 2018 : First wagon in H0n3 scale! This version is without brakes. Available in 1/87 scale only, for 10.5mm gauge tracks. Made for 8.5mm wheels (ex flanges). Coupler pocket is according to kadee H0n3 standard.

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From drawings in the Royal Arsenal Railway books  by Mark Smithers. This is a version WITH full chassis adaption for the RAR Chassis. Kadee HO whisker type couplers recommended. ....

HLM - RAR Pluto class

Apr 15, 2018 : From drawings in the Royal Arsenal Railway books by Mark Smithers. This is a version WITH full chassis adaption for the RAR Chassis. Kadee HO whisker type couplers recommended. ....

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The swedish nickname for this Ferguson TE-20 was

KFJ - Ferguson "Grålle"

Apr 14, 2018 : The swedish nickname for this Ferguson TE-20 was "grålle". Don´t know where the nickname came from, maybe cause it´s colour is gray which is grå in swedish. My grandma had a summer house out on the country side where I and my brother spent every ....

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Exciting times! Second test print of Woolwich with adapted cylinders added as well. I could have printed the cylinders alone, but I wanted a Woolwich for myself and if this first version of the cylinders does not fit properly, I can always do a second ...

HLM - Woolwich w Cylinders !!

Apr 14, 2018 : Exciting times! Second test print of Woolwich with adapted cylinders added as well. I could have printed the cylinders alone, but I wanted a Woolwich for myself and if this first version of the cylinders does not fit properly, I can always do a second ...

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This evening I did amuse myself with adapting the Munkedal loco (same as Virå) to the RAR Chassis. I know the wheelbase probably is wrong, but it works quit well like this. I will not upload this drawing until I got the cylinders correct, which remains t

HLM - Munkedal loco adapted

Apr 08, 2018 : This evening I did amuse myself with adapting the Munkedal loco (same as Virå) to the RAR Chassis. I know the wheelbase probably is wrong, but it works quit well like this. I will not upload this drawing until I got the cylinders correct, which remains t

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Also the Jack loco is now adapted to the chassis, along with Owl + Pelican and Osiris + Serapis locos. However, the cylinders are not yet fully adapted to the chassis so I will wait until then before I upload all to SW. As you can see on the pictures, ...

HLM - Jack and friends Adapted

Apr 07, 2018 : Also the Jack loco is now adapted to the chassis, along with Owl + Pelican and Osiris + Serapis locos. However, the cylinders are not yet fully adapted to the chassis so I will wait until then before I upload all to SW. As you can see on the pictures, ...

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Got the idea that it would be really cool if we could gather the ´hole family´ and let them line up on the parking lot. Said and done, here they are! The empty spot is reserved for the Pluto loco which (I guess) is the final loco to draw. Not easy to ..

HLM - RAR : Meet the family

Apr 07, 2018 : Got the idea that it would be really cool if we could gather the ´hole family´ and let them line up on the parking lot. Said and done, here they are! The empty spot is reserved for the Pluto loco which (I guess) is the final loco to draw. Not easy to ..

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A quick preview on how the body and the new RAR chassis looks together. The chassis here is from the first test etch and therefore not fully assembled (piston rods is missing). The big batch will be ready for delivery later this spring (2018). Raise the..

RAR Chassis - Test Run

Apr 05, 2018 : A quick preview on how the body and the new RAR chassis looks together. The chassis here is from the first test etch and therefore not fully assembled (piston rods is missing). The big batch will be ready for delivery later this spring (2018). Raise the..

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The prints for the Victoria loco in HDA arrived today. Big disappointment ... Several times worse than FUD ..  Really like this loco type thou, will order another in FUD for my own railway.

HLM - HDA big disappointment !

Apr 04, 2018 : The prints for the Victoria loco in HDA arrived today. Big disappointment ... Several times worse than FUD .. Really like this loco type thou, will order another in FUD for my own railway.

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