The Great Model Railway Challenge

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Richard B.
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The Great Model Railway Challenge

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First episode on Channel 5 last night. must be available on some catch-up service these days?

http://silverliningtv.com/programme_lib ... challenge/

Not wargaming i know, but modelling, may inspire someone :D
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sandsmodels
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Re: The Great Model Railway Challenge

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i watched it, i found it a bit odd but as our club separated from our local railway club it all sounded true to our experience
there as a few odd things i noticed one was
when asked about the film dunkirk the captain of the red team said no good wrong coaches, (1960's ones)
then thier layout a d-day themed one had wrong shermans in wrong camo sheme!
so not good with military stuff then :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Richard B.
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Re: The Great Model Railway Challenge

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sandsmodels wrote: 06 Oct 2018, 10:53 there as a few odd things i noticed one was
when asked about the film dunkirk the captain of the red team said no good wrong coaches, (1960's ones)
then thier layout a d-day themed one had wrong shermans in wrong camo sheme!
so not good with military stuff then :lol: :lol: :lol:
Saw all that too :) There was also a Crusader II (in green) and Matilda II (desert scheme) on the layout :D

Still the building and modelling was interesting - mostly far better than mine anyway :oops:
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cartfc
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Re: The Great Model Railway Challenge

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Saw the second one tonight. The military themed Black Adder Layout took the laurels with some impressive animations including a nice looking railway gun. Seems the guys going for military themes are doing better so far.

Cheers Fred.
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