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My N scale Victorian model railways - I don't have a layout, but have lots of scratchbuilt and kitbashed rollingstock. Head over here to see my latest modelling projects.
T-Trak Modules

T-Trak Modules

4 April 2023

Modular layouts built to the T-Trak standards.

Operating model pedestrian crossing

Operating model pedestrian crossing

30 March 2023

An operating model pedestrian crossing, run with a Talking Electronics kit, custom code on an ATtiny85 microcontroller, a full sized pedestrian crossing pushbutton, and a rats nest of wires.

DCC and electronics

DCC and electronics

10 March 2023

Digital Command Control systems and electronics I use to run my model railways

Rolling Stock and Locomotives

Rolling Stock and Locomotives

6 February 2023

Various rolling stock I have built: with lots of kitbashed and scratchbuilt oddities, especially way and works stock

On the workbench

On the workbench

5 February 2023

Storage boxes

Storage boxes

24 January 2023

Automated staging yard

Automated staging yard

15 January 2023

An automated T-Trak staging yard, powered by custom code running on an Arduino, along with off-the-shelf line trace modules, and a relay board.

Casting

Casting

2 January 2023

I have made a number of masters to use for casting: here are some photos

Sunbury Exhibition 2022

Sunbury Exhibition 2022

15 October 2022

N Scale Convention 2022

N Scale Convention 2022

9 October 2022

Australian National N Scale Convention held in Goulburn, New South Wales.

AMRA Victoria clubrooms

AMRA Victoria clubrooms

18 September 2022

A visit to the AMRA Victorian branch clubrooms in Glen Iris.

NEM pocket couplers

NEM pocket couplers

5 September 2022

My attempts to replacing the couplers on NEM pocket equipped European trains with knuckle couplers

Caulfield Exhibition 2022

Caulfield Exhibition 2022

20 August 2022

Victorian N Scale Collective

Victorian N Scale Collective

13 August 2022

I'm a member of the Victorian N Scale Collective who models the railways of Victoria in N scale. Here are photos of our various exhibitions.

N scale bogie comparison

N scale bogie comparison

14 July 2022

Comparing the generic plastic "N scale" bogies found on eBay, AliExpress, Wish, etc with a genuine Micro-Trains "Roller Bearing" bogie with medium extension couplers.

Packing up after an exhibition

Packing up after an exhibition

14 May 2022

The other side of model railway exhibitions - packing up the layouts!

Buildings and Structures

Buildings and Structures

9 April 2022

Photos of various buildings and structures I have built or kitbashed

Display cases

Display cases

2 December 2012

Austrak Modules

Austrak Modules

19 January 2010

Various photos of the Austrak modules I have built - they haven't been touched in years

First Layout

First Layout

18 January 2010

My really old layout in my back shed, since demolished

Second Layout

Second Layout

18 January 2010

My not-quite-current layout, work started in 2006 with a plan to base it on North Geelong, but it hasn't gone anywhere. At the moment it is just used as shelving in the shed.

GY wagon coupler conversion

GY wagon coupler conversion

Microtrains coupler conversion process for the Aust-N-Rail GY wagon


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