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« on: October 21, 2015, 04:38:09 pm »
at the moment this new  firm only  does  OO gauge...

but it  says it  may add other  scales...

hope they do N !!!

their website  is well  worth  a look!!!

a company to  watch!!!
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Re: modelux
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2015, 07:12:28 pm »
Link?


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Re: modelux
« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2015, 07:23:48 pm »
Just one bridge in N so far - but nore promised.

http://www.modelux-models.co.uk/#!n-ironbridge-home/c1vif


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Re: modelux
« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2016, 02:41:20 pm »
I can highly recomend Modelux, Rebecca and Toby who handle the manufacture and sales are very helpful, I ordered a 3 pylon kit and it somehow got lost in the post Toby delivered a replacement kit by hand to my door from Coventry to Swindon, I have built the communications tower as can be seen on Snoozebury and was very impressed so ordered the pylons and a arch bridge for my next project, I have no connection to Modelux other than a very happy customer.
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Re: modelux
« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2018, 12:05:26 pm »
It's an old thread I know, but I have just spend five hours in trying to tease their N Gauge Water Tower together.  A hopeless failure.  There is absolutely no rigidity in the card.  It just bends and crinkles when any pressure (even the slightest) is applied in trying to mate the tags to go into the slots.

It has now been consigned to the dustbin as a total write off with no hope of resurection.

Oh well, at least it was only 8.00 and a few hours of my life wasted.  I won't bother with getting anything else from them, which is a pity as they've got some really well detailed and different model kits for sale.
"Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes" - Oscar Wilde

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Re: modelux
« Reply #5 on: August 13, 2018, 12:38:46 pm »
I've built a few bridges and I've had no problems, yes the card is flexible, but when it's all hung together the structure gives it strength.

I did look at the water tower and looking at the instructions it does look like it could be very fiddly to get right.

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Re: modelux
« Reply #6 on: August 13, 2018, 12:50:28 pm »
I've built a few bridges and I've had no problems, yes the card is flexible, but when it's all hung together the structure gives it strength.

I did look at the water tower and looking at the instructions it does look like it could be very fiddly to get right.

The water tower picture look really good.  However in the flesh it isn't i'm afraid to say.  Maybe it's the kit, maybe it's me, or maybe a combination of the two.
"Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes" - Oscar Wilde

 

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