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by thunderer
Sat Sep 19, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 178
Views: 19944

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

Metacognition According to: https://lincs.ed.gov/state-resources/federal-initiatives/teal/guide/metacognitive Metacognition refers to awareness of one’s own knowledge—what one does and doesn’t know—and one’s ability to understand, control, and manipulate one’s cognitive processes (Meichenbaum, 1985)...
by thunderer
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 178
Views: 19944

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

Richie, I know what happened and it is firmly my fault.

It was a nested quote (a quote inside a quote), so when snipping out the main bulk, I must have removed the wrong quote tag.

I have gone back to it and sorted the error ;)
by thunderer
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 178
Views: 19944

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

Oh deary...... I managed to read through most before it was locked out, all screen grabbed and IP harvested. As funny as it was to read, I am genuinely concerned at the amount of time he spends monitoring everything that is said and done here, it is exceptionally unhealthy. I also noted the amount ...
by thunderer
Wed Aug 26, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 938
Views: 660463

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Renegadenemo wrote: Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:07 am But can it do 400mph?
Do you mean 400mph Actual, or 400mph scale speed?

If scale speed, that would be an easier goal to reach ;) LOL
by thunderer
Wed Aug 26, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 178
Views: 19944

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

[snip][/snip] I can see us building a representative section of floor from the photographs and specifications and testing it to destruction. That might be good fun, actually. :D Much as I rarely comment.... !t looks (at the moment) as that may well be the only sensible way forwards to certain knowl...
by thunderer
Sun Aug 16, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 178
Views: 19944

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

Good to see them taking action for once.

That said, the rest of the content of that page is a little.......how can I put it..... "interesting".
by thunderer
Tue Jul 28, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin
Replies: 178
Views: 19944

Re: Coniston Bye laws/Ruskin

But that seems to be a regular thing, I recall having to take time off work and driving to a house spending the entire day with a team of volunteers doing a fingertip search of what I can only describe as being a golf course in the rain for a certain lost St Christopher. A certain lost St. Christop...
by thunderer
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 938
Views: 660463

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Renegadenemo wrote: Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:09 pm Tamiya make a brush-on, latex mask too. That works well.
Is that the same type as the Humbrol Maskol ?
by thunderer
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 938
Views: 660463

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Airbrush mask is better for that type of masking, It holds it's edge properly with no bleed providing it is well seated.
by thunderer
Mon Dec 23, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Off the Rails - Train Stuff
Replies: 104
Views: 106529

Re: Off the Rails - Train Stuff

it depends what you are referring to. There are a series of inspection doors at various places on and around the boiler of a locomotive that allow inspection of internal condition of the water space (water jacket) around the foundation ring at the base of the firebox as well as the firebox crown. It...