Not Registered?

Welcome!  Please register to view all of the new posts and forum boards - some of which are hidden to guests.  After registering and gaining 10 posts you will be able to sell and buy items on our N'porium.

If you have any problems registering, then please check your spam filter before emailing us.  Hotmail users seem to find their emails in the Junk folder.

Thanks for reading,
The NGF Staff.

Author Topic: Scenecraft iteam 42-082 Derelict signal box  (Read 837 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.


  • Guest
  • Trade Count: (0)
Scenecraft iteam 42-082 Derelict signal box
« on: May 31, 2014, 10:31:37 PM »
Hi Guys

This is a very nice iteam the only thing I'd say against it. It really needs a floor and danger signs on it but other Than that for 11 plus p&p I can't complain

I look forword to reading your thoughts


Offline NeMo

  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Full Member
  • ***
  • N Gauge Society Number: 23720
  • Posts: 2449
  • Country: gb
    • Awards
Re: Scenecraft iteam 42-082 Derelict signal box
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2014, 10:54:03 PM »
I don't have this model but have admired it when I've seen it.

Pretty much every signal box still standing is some variation on a theme of "derelict" so I'd have thought any modeller doing a post-80s layout might like to use it.

It does need some details though to really finish it off. Ivy up the walls, graffiti, some rusty metal nearby, health and safety notices, etc. Maybe even a bit of weathering! With appropriate detailing it could be the basis for a really nice cameo in the corner of a layout, thick with ferns and shrubs, perhaps even a N-scale cat sunning itself on the ladder!

Cheers, NeMo

Offline bluedepot

  • Trade Count: (+7)
  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 2553
  • Country: 00
  • Gender: Male
    • Awards
Re: Scenecraft iteam 42-082 Derelict signal box
« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2014, 11:31:03 PM »
i have this box on my layout...

yes it maybe needs some extra weathering.

my box got closed down and all it's functions are moved to a power box for the region somewhere else....



Please Support Us!
December Goal: £55.00
Due Date: Dec 31
Total Receipts: £347.00
Above Goal: £292.00
Site Currency: GBP
December Donations

Advertise Here