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  • "Building showcasing the BM 40-00 roof tile strips. Beautifully finished by Clare and Martin with acrylics, weathering powder, and lacquer." Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 15th September 2017
  • "A station based on station in Pulborough in West Sussex. Mostly parts from LCUT creative with some kitbashing as well,  along with scrap card and even wooden coffee stirrers where they can`t be seen." Submitted by Martin Hendry on 15th September 2017
  • "A length of railway arches being test fitted to a club layout. Painted with car primer spray, watered-down colour testers, weathering powders and washes." Submitted by Martin Hendry on 15th September 2017
  • "A length of railway arches being test fitted to a club layout. Painted with car primer spray, watered-down colour testers, weathering powders and washes." Submitted by Martin Hendry on 15th September 2017
  • "One and a half coaling stage kits attached to the water tower kit and detailed with a mikes models coal hoist, dart castings figures, express models working gas light and finished off with crushed coal from the east Lancashire railway" Submitted by James Seper on 22nd June 2017
  • "There is a figure in the cabin with a lighting system. The fire buckets and seagulls are from the dart castings range and the sign (named after my better half Maria) is from sanky scenics." Submitted by James Seper on 24th April 2017
  • "I've turned LCC's Medium Station into a run-down and worn office building, this done by adding another floor, and fitting custom-cut parts to create something designed in the 1920/30's with no thought to aesthetics,  just function.   The top storey has been set off-centre and large bricked-up windows put in on the first floor,  just to mix things up a bit. 
Painting is the usual method of red primer spray,  washes and weathering powders.  Glazing & guttering is done, with downpipes, waste-pipes, interior fitting and lighting still to do" Submitted by Martin Hendry on 13th March 2017
  • "I've turned LCC's Medium Station into a run-down and worn office building, this done by adding another floor, and fitting custom-cut parts to create something designed in the 1920/30's with no thought to aesthetics,  just function.   The top storey has been set off-centre and large bricked-up windows put in on the first floor,  just to mix things up a bit. 
Painting is the usual method of red primer spray,  washes and weathering powders.  Glazing & guttering is done, with downpipes, waste-pipes, interior fitting and lighting still to do" Submitted by Martin Hendry on 13th March 2017
  • "I've turned LCC's Medium Station into a run-down and worn office building, this done by adding another floor, and fitting custom-cut parts to create something designed in the 1920/30's with no thought to aesthetics,  just function.   The top storey has been set off-centre and large bricked-up windows put in on the first floor,  just to mix things up a bit. 
Painting is the usual method of red primer spray,  washes and weathering powders.  Glazing & guttering is done, with downpipes, waste-pipes, interior fitting and lighting still to do" Submitted by Martin Hendry on 13th March 2017
  • "Signal box is a one-off made for a new 4mm finescale layout, using parts, both standard and custom-cut, from LCut Creative,  with just paint, weathering, guttering & downpipes added on.  Gantry is completely scratchbuilt from plastic girders and strip,  painted and weathered accordingly.   Interior and lighting still to be added to the box" Submitted by Martin Hendry on 6th March 2017
  • "Signal box is a one-off made for a new 4mm finescale layout, using parts, both standard and custom-cut, from LCut Creative,  with just paint, weathering, guttering & downpipes added on.  Gantry is completely scratchbuilt from plastic girders and strip,  painted and weathered accordingly.   Interior and lighting still to be added to the box" Submitted by Martin Hendry on 6th March 2017
  • "Signal box is a one-off made for a new 4mm finescale layout, using parts, both standard and custom-cut, from LCut Creative,  with just paint, weathering, guttering & downpipes added on.  Gantry is completely scratchbuilt from plastic girders and strip,  painted and weathered accordingly.   Interior and lighting still to be added to the box" Submitted by Martin Hendry on 6th March 2017
  • " Painted with a mix of enamel and acrylic paints, weathered using mostly powders, with a bit of dry-brushing for good measure. Interiors are fitted out, although the weighbridge still needs a chair or two. " Submitted by Martin Hendry on 3rd February 2017
  • " Painted with a mix of enamel and acrylic paints, weathered using mostly powders, with a bit of dry-brushing for good measure. Interiors are fitted out, although the weighbridge still needs a chair or two. " Submitted by Martin Hendry on 3rd February 2017
  • " Painted with a mix of enamel and acrylic paints, weathered using mostly powders, with a bit of dry-brushing for good measure. Interiors are fitted out, although the weighbridge still needs a chair or two. " Submitted by Martin Hendry on 3rd February 2017
  • " Painted with a mix of enamel and acrylic paints, weathered using mostly powders, with a bit of dry-brushing for good measure. Interiors are fitted out, although the weighbridge still needs a chair or two. " Submitted by Martin Hendry on 3rd February 2017
  • " Painted with a mix of enamel and acrylic paints, weathered using mostly powders, with a bit of dry-brushing for good measure. Interiors are fitted out, although the weighbridge still needs a chair or two. " Submitted by Martin Hendry on 3rd February 2017
  • " Painted with a mix of enamel and acrylic paints, weathered using mostly powders, with a bit of dry-brushing for good measure. Interiors are fitted out, although the weighbridge still needs a chair or two. " Submitted by Martin Hendry on 3rd February 2017
  • An exceptionally well finished goods shed in O gauge by Steve Farrands. Comment from Steve: "The main building was constructed as a full relief building. I did not use the upper floor opening, which I adapted into making a vehicle workshop to go at the side of the warehouse. I had pictures of a particular warehouse I wanted to model and using colour photographs of the actual building I made the main unit. The windows were adapted by cutting out the middle frame and once glazed the open part was added to the main frame. The glazing was ordinary wood glue dragged across the panes using a cocktail stick. Some panes had dried broken but I think they look very realistic for broken panes of glass. I added guttering and downpipes as well." Submitted by Steve Farrands on 8th September 2016
  • An exceptionally well finished goods shed in O gauge by Steve Farrands. Comment from Steve: "The main building was constructed as a full relief building. I did not use the upper floor opening, which I adapted into making a vehicle workshop to go at the side of the warehouse. I had pictures of a particular warehouse I wanted to model and using colour photographs of the actual building I made the main unit. The windows were adapted by cutting out the middle frame and once glazed the open part was added to the main frame. The glazing was ordinary wood glue dragged across the panes using a cocktail stick. Some panes had dried broken but I think they look very realistic for broken panes of glass. I added guttering and downpipes as well." Submitted by Steve Farrands on 8th September 2016
  • An exceptionally well finished goods shed in O gauge by Steve Farrands. Comment from Steve: "The main building was constructed as a full relief building. I did not use the upper floor opening, which I adapted into making a vehicle workshop to go at the side of the warehouse. I had pictures of a particular warehouse I wanted to model and using colour photographs of the actual building I made the main unit. The windows were adapted by cutting out the middle frame and once glazed the open part was added to the main frame. The glazing was ordinary wood glue dragged across the panes using a cocktail stick. Some panes had dried broken but I think they look very realistic for broken panes of glass. I added guttering and downpipes as well." Submitted by Steve Farrands on 8th September 2016
  • B 00-12 large signal box with scratch build gables and roof. Submitted by Steve Brammer on 8th June 2016
  • B 00-12 large signal box with scratch build gables and roof. Submitted by Steve Brammer on 8th June 2016
  • Large signal box kit built by Jim Dobson of Fleetwood for his "Millsend layout".  Painted with thinned enamel paint. Additions to the kit plastic drain pipes, gutters made from sprue left over from the kit, water buckets, power box and name boards. Submitted by Jim Dobson on 29th February 2016
  • Large signal box kit built by Jim Dobson of Fleetwood for his "Millsend layout".  Painted with thinned enamel paint. Additions to the kit plastic drain pipes, gutters made from sprue left over from the kit, water buckets, power box and name boards. Submitted by Jim Dobson on 29th February 2016
  • Medium signal box in O gauge with interior. Assembled and finished by Claire and Martin Gilmore. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 12th October 2015
  • Medium signal box in O gauge with interior. Assembled and finished by Claire and Martin Gilmore. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 12th October 2015
  • Two iron-brick bridges combined and with shortened beams. Finished with scenic paper. Submitted by Ian Moore on 12th October 2015
  • Warehouse, small goods shed and warehouse office combined to create the T Cooper Ltd Barrel makers. Buildings finished with scenic paper. Submitted by Ian Moore on 12th October 2015
  • O gauge warehouse office assembled and painted by Bruce Basson. Submitted by Bruce Basson on 3rd September 2015
  • Signal box by Clare and Martin which uses LCUT creative windows and signal box interior.  Submitted by Clare and Martin Gilmore on 16th August 2015
  • Another wonderful set of pictures send by Claire and Martin who modified double road engine shed to create a four road engine shed. Submitted by Clare and Martin Gilmore on 16th August 2015
  • Medium signal box interior made with laser cut elements and 3D printed parts in a custom signal box. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 12th June 2015
  • Beautifully finished 20th century station B 00-00 with the canopy B 00-01.  Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 12th June 2015
  • Masterfully assembled and painted double road engine shed B 00-10 with water tower LCC B 00-20 and joined office on the side. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 12th June 2015
  • Masterfully assembled and painted double road engine shed B 00-10 with water tower LCC B 00-20 and joined office on the side. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 12th June 2015
  • B 00-16 lineside warehouse painted and assembled by Claire and Martin. A very interesting modification of the two railways entrances allowing goods to be unloaded from the inside of the warehouse. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 13th May 2015
  • B 00-16 lineside warehouse painted and assembled by Claire and Martin. A very interesting modification of the two railways entrances allowing goods to be unloaded from the inside of the warehouse. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 13th May 2015
  • B 00-04 station painted and assembled by Claire and Martin. Modifications include the small brick extension to the side of the station as well as the panel running around the station building. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 13th May 2015
  • B 00-04 station painted and assembled by Claire and Martin. Modifications include the small brick extension to the side of the station as well as the panel running around the station building. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 13th May 2015
  • Retaining wall painted using acrylic paints.  Submitted by LCUT creative on 7th April 2015
  • Another beautifully assembled and painted signal box by Claire and Martin. Modifications include the interior of the signal box and the front bottom windows blanked off. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 16th March 2015
  • Another beautifully assembled and painted signal box by Claire and Martin. Modifications include the interior of the signal box and the front bottom windows blanked off. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 16th March 2015
  • Signal box on legs assembled and painted by Claire and Martin Gilmore. Uses windows made by LCUT creative. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 16th March 2015
  • Signal box on legs assembled and painted by Claire and Martin Gilmore. Uses windows made by LCUT creative. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 16th March 2015
  • A beautifully painted LCC B 00-14 medium station with LCC B 00-01 station canopy in Southern colours. Modifications to the base kit B 00-14 include poster and gutters as well as the canopy. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 10th March 2015
  • A beautifully painted LCC B 00-14 medium station with LCC B 00-01 station canopy in Southern colours. Modifications to the base kit B 00-14 include poster and gutters. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 10th March 2015
  • "This project initially started with the idea of recreating a scale model of a signal box which no longer exists , and was demolished circa 1965 . Old photographs existed which were sourced from the Internet.
Information was forwarded to LCUT with approximate sizes , and from this a bespoke design was created and supplied by LCUT in kit form, it was decided to use scenic paper to cover the building although this had mixed results it was quite pleasing to see the end result. Lineside cabinets from Bachmann Scene Craft Range were used to replicate the original design." Submitted by Robert Harris on 19th February 2015
  • "This is my first attempt at constructing an LCUT building. It is based on station building 00-04 finished in Southern Railway colours with the addition of glazing and Ratio Models guttering and downpipes. Picking out individual bricks in a variety of colours added variety and was worthwhile despite being rather tedious!" Submitted by Howard Pidd on 18th February 2015
  • "Two kits were used with smoke stacks, (from kit offcuts and plastikard roofs mounted on Peco track spikes), added rooflights and heavier gables.
The downpipes use florist's wire and guttering is from corn flake packet card.
Internal walls use yellow brick paper on thicker card for added thickness.
The end walls were altered with the addition of saving brick arches and concrete lintels.
The doors have added plastic strip on the outside for thickness and thicker bracing on the insides.
Finally the roof was slated with Superquick slate paper cut into strips and hung using the etched slates as guides.
The brickwork was coloured using pastel pencils - laborious but worthwhile!" Submitted by Ken Morris on 7th February 2015
  • "Two kits were used with smoke stacks, (from kit offcuts and plastikard roofs mounted on Peco track spikes), added rooflights and heavier gables.
The downpipes use florist's wire and guttering is from corn flake packet card.
Internal walls use yellow brick paper on thicker card for added thickness.
The end walls were altered with the addition of saving brick arches and concrete lintels.
The doors have added plastic strip on the outside for thickness and thicker bracing on the insides.
Finally the roof was slated with Superquick slate paper cut into strips and hung using the etched slates as guides.
The brickwork was coloured using pastel pencils - laborious but worthwhile!" Submitted by Ken Morris on 7th February 2015
  • Beautifully assembled and painted B 00-16 warehouse by Claire and Martin. Some of the modifications include pipes and gutters as well as steel beam for the crane. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 1st February 2015
  • Beautifully assembled and painted B 00-16 warehouse by Claire and Martin. Some of the modifications include pipes and gutters as well as steel beam for the crane. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 1st February 2015
  • Beautifully assembled and painted B 00-16 warehouse by Claire and Martin. Some of the modifications include pipes and gutters as well as steel beam for the crane. Submitted by Claire and Martin Gilmore on 1st February 2015
  • "Finished the warehouse and very pleased with the construction. I decided to use mounting board for the floors rather than the kit floor. Also I found gluing balsa strips to the wall sections kept them from bowing." Submitted by Nigel Ford on 30th January 2015
  • "Finished the warehouse and very pleased with the construction. I decided to use mounting board for the floors rather than the kit floor. Also I found gluing balsa strips to the wall sections kept them from bowing." Submitted by Nigel Ford on 30th January 2015
  • "Finished the warehouse and very pleased with the construction. I decided to use mounting board for the floors rather than the kit floor. Also I found gluing balsa strips to the wall sections kept them from bowing." Submitted by Nigel Ford on 30th January 2015
  • "Finished the warehouse and very pleased with the construction. I decided to use mounting board for the floors rather than the kit floor. Also I found gluing balsa strips to the wall sections kept them from bowing." Submitted by Nigel Ford on 30th January 2015
  • Large signal box completed in the style of the GWR although the wavy gable ends are not normally seen on the GWR. The model has been glazed and fitted with Ratio gutters and downpipes. It is located at the throat of Daunton Town station a fictional terminus on my representation of the GWR in 1947. Submitted by Graham Gleed on 26th January 2015
  • Large signal box completed in the style of the GWR although the wavy gable ends are not normally seen on the GWR. The model has been glazed and fitted with Ratio gutters and downpipes. It is located at the throat of Daunton Town station a fictional terminus on my representation of the GWR in 1947. Submitted by Graham Gleed on 26th January 2015
  • Large signal box completed in the style of the GWR although the wavy gable ends are not normally seen on the GWR. The model has been glazed and fitted with Ratio gutters and downpipes. It is located at the throat of Daunton Town station a fictional terminus on my representation of the GWR in 1947. Submitted by Graham Gleed on 26th January 2015
  • Bridge modified by Nigel Ford. With some added parts a stairway was created between two brick bridges (B 00-22). Also picture shows the B 00-07 platform in use. Submitted by Nigel Ford on 26th January 2015
  • Bridge modified by Nigel Ford. With some added parts a stairway was created between two brick bridges (B 00-22). Also picture shows the B 00-07 platform in use. Submitted by Nigel Ford on 26th January 2015
  • My first LCUT kit and have already ordered more. I used enamel paints thinned. Care has to be taken with water based paint as the outer layer can come away if over wetted. The interior was scratch built using plasticard. I like the precise way thing fit together and look forward to seeing more kits, especially terrace housing. Submitted by Nigel Ford on 9th January 2015
  • Weight bridge kit in red assembled and painted by Johan W .of Doorn who also commended the kit for being fast to build. Submitted by Johan W .of Doorn on 9th January 2015
  • Weight bridge kit in red assembled and painted by Johan W .of Doorn who also commended the kit for being fast to build. Submitted by Johan W .of Doorn on 9th January 2015
  • Weight bridge kit in red assembled and painted by Johan W .of Doorn who also commended the kit for being fast to build. Submitted by Johan W .of Doorn on 9th January 2015
  • B 00-12 signal box assembled and painted by Raymond Williams and David Todd. The authors kindly took a record of the build progress which can be found on the rmweb forum under <a href="http://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index.php?/topic/75589-1-dover-priory-kent-i-was-shopped-honest-guv/page-86#entry1508096"> this link</a>. Pictures taken by David Todd and the signal box build and painted by Raymond Williams. Submitted by David Todd and Raymond Williams on 6th January 2015
  • B 00-12 signal box assembled and painted by Raymond Williams and David Todd. The authors kindly took a record of the build progress which can be found on the rmweb forum under <a href="http://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index.php?/topic/75589-1-dover-priory-kent-i-was-shopped-honest-guv/page-86#entry1508096"> this link</a>.  Pictures taken by David Todd and the signal box build and painted by Raymond Williams. Submitted by David Todd and Raymond Williams on 6th January 2015
  • B 00-12 signal box assembled and painted by Raymond Williams and David Todd. The authors kindly took a record of the build progress which can be found on the rmweb forum under <a href="http://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index.php?/topic/75589-1-dover-priory-kent-i-was-shopped-honest-guv/page-86#entry1508096"> this link</a>.  Pictures taken by David Todd and the signal box build and painted by Raymond Williams. Submitted by David Todd and Raymond Williams on 6th January 2015
  • B 00-12 signal box assembled and painted by Raymond Williams and David Todd. The authors kindly took a record of the build progress which can be found on the rmweb forum under <a href="http://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index.php?/topic/75589-1-dover-priory-kent-i-was-shopped-honest-guv/page-86#entry1508096"> this link</a>.  Pictures taken by David Todd and the signal box build and painted by Raymond Williams. This particular picture was taken during 2014 Warley National in NEC. Submitted by LCUT creative on 6th January 2015
  • This is an OO scale model of Houghton Mill on the River Great Ouse at Houghton, near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. The mill is owned and operated as a working flour mill by the National Trust. I volunteer at the mill mainly in the construction and repair of interactive displays. We decided that during this closed season we would build a new attraction telling of the passage of grain from seed to table. I have obtained some 5 foot diameter circular tables which will be used, one is as base, the other is just the top which will rotate on the base. The display will be in quarters showing :- Ploughing and Sowing with Winter, Spring and Harvest, The Mill and finally a Bakers Shop with Tea Room. It is intended that the visitors will turn the top to see the various parts of the model through a window. The mill has been constructed on a mount board armature using proprietary plastic walling and LCut roofing and windows, the windows were a special order made to size, a total of 62 were made for me. I used a set of photocopied plans with a large number of photographs to get the proportions correct and incorporate as many details as possible. In order to get a good effect I have had to use a certain amount of license with some details but I hope that the overall effect will be pleasing to our visitors. We expect to have it on display when the Mill reopens to the public on 26th March 2015. Submitted by John Shrewsbury on 5th January 2015
  • This is an OO scale model of Houghton Mill on the River Great Ouse at Houghton, near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. The mill is owned and operated as a working flour mill by the National Trust. I volunteer at the mill mainly in the construction and repair of interactive displays. We decided that during this closed season we would build a new attraction telling of the passage of grain from seed to table. I have obtained some 5 foot diameter circular tables which will be used, one is as base, the other is just the top which will rotate on the base. The display will be in quarters showing :- Ploughing and Sowing with Winter, Spring and Harvest, The Mill and finally a Bakers Shop with Tea Room. It is intended that the visitors will turn the top to see the various parts of the model through a window. The mill has been constructed on a mount board armature using proprietary plastic walling and LCut roofing and windows, the windows were a special order made to size, a total of 62 were made for me. I used a set of photocopied plans with a large number of photographs to get the proportions correct and incorporate as many details as possible. In order to get a good effect I have had to use a certain amount of license with some details but I hope that the overall effect will be pleasing to our visitors. We expect to have it on display when the Mill reopens to the public on 26th March 2015. Submitted by John Shrewsbury on 5th January 2015
  • Picture of painted large signal box using simple techniques. Signal box painted using off the shelve acrylic paints Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015
  • An alternative shot of the B 00-15 modular engine shed showing the dummy panels at the back Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015
  • An alternative shot of the B 00-12 signal box showing the back of the signal box  Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015
  • An alternative shot of the B 00-06 signal box showing the back of the signal box  Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015
  • An alternative shot of the B 00-05 signal box showing the back of the signal box  Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015
  • An alternative shot of the B 00-04 station showing the roadside elevation Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015
  • An alternative shot of the B 00-00 station showing the roadside elevation Submitted by LCUT creative on 4th January 2015