Today we put the track mat and the track together on the boards for some quick testing. Okay, so we played a bit too!
Every boy born between 1960 and 1980 will have made an Airfix model at some point in their childhood. As well as their fighting vehicle kits, Airfix also produced some model railway items, originally from the old Rosebud Kitmaster range, and later sold to Dapol Model Railways. Ironically, Airfix is now part of Hornby, famous of […]
A quick trip to Homebase on Monday evening netted me a ¾L pot of Holly Gloss. Late this afternoon, Erik and I applied it to the tops of the four boards.
As the sun was setting, and having found some Polycell Crack-free Ceilings paint in the back of the shed, the undersides of the boards were painted white, not only to seal them including the softwood but also to make seeing stuff underneath, like wiring, that much easier.