Victorian Model Railway Society

Victorian Model Railway Society

Prototype Modellers Forum

Prototype Modellers Forum 2020/21

Bowerville – Immersive Operation (Part Two) Advertising U Vans –An Addendum V Class Locomotives of the VR Constructing the HSM Etched Brass Signal Kit The Delivery is in the Detail QR Wagons — A Photographic Profile Converting the Mornington–Mount Martha MRC layout to DCC You Can Never Have Too Many Trees! Photograph Your Models Index of Papers — 2006–2021

Prototype Modellers Forum 2019

Vale Bob DunnGlenburn = Evolution of a layoutModelling sounds of the VRShips, Sounds and LEDS in VR Model locomotivesVR Upper Quadrant SignalsBuilding a Standard VR Wooden Trestle BridgeImmersive OperationBuilding and Finishing Advertising U VansGetting the Details RightCardboard Modelling UpdatedIndex of Papers — 2006–2019

Prototype Modellers Forum 2018

Transporting and Distributing Fuel on our Model Railways: Bruce McLeanCarriages on Carriages: Mark BauConversion of Ratio Signal Kits to VR Semaphores: Bob GartsideBuild Your Own Bock Oily: Phil JefferyModelling Unique Prototype Structures: Richard ParkerSheep Loading Races of the VR: Don McGilveryISO Containers: Matt TurnerSome Recent Baseboad Projects: Damian Chrystie, Ian Franklin and Matt WinzenriedMaking More Than One: Richard Leeder

Prototype Modellers Forum 2017

Mechanical Signalling on the VR: Ian Weickhardt Safeworking for Model Railways: Phil Jeffery Practical Skills to Build a Signal Box in Styrene: John Gilbert Mould Making and Casting: Grant McAdam Tools, Tips and Techniques: Laurie Green Modelling Gum Trees: Dan Pickard Making Tracks in HO: Lindsay Bennett Melbourne’s Industries As A Source Of Traffic On VR: Matt Winzenreid Creating Custom Decals:Lindsay Carroll

Prototype Modellers Forum 2016

The VR K class locomotive: Phil Dunn McKeen Cars: Lance Cross The Railway War on Weeds: Ian Weickhardt and Don McGilvery Modelling A Weedex Train: Lindsay Carroll Weedex Train Rolling Stock: Lindsay Carroll VR Train Consists for Model Railway Layouts: Phil Jeffery Modelling Murtoa: Richard Parker Setting The Era – Signage: Matt Winzenreid Servos For Model Railways: Adrian Gunzburg and John de la Lande 3D Printing: John Turner

Prototype Modellers Forum 2015

Forest to Mill: Norman Houghton Modelling An Australian Sawmill: Adrian Gunzburg Timber Transport Wagons Of The VR: Phil Jeffery VR E Cars: Lance Cross Modelling the E Car Variants: Matt Turner Beyond The Fence In The Country: John McCallum Modelling The VR In The 1880s: Matt Winzenreid Understanding And Using LEDs: Fraser Clayton Soldering Brass And Nickel Silver: Roger Hill

Prototype Modellers Forum 2014

VR DDE/D4 Suburban and Shunting Engines: Phil Dunn Modelling The Sprit Cars: John Gilbert Modelling Wagon Loads: Lindsay Carroll Modelling Non-ISO Containers: Phil Jeffery VR S Class Pacifics: Lance Cross Kit-bashing VR Prototypes: David Foulkes Fine Scale Point Work: Damian Chrystie Weathering Rolling Stock: Steve Bucton Victorian Railways in the 1980s: Michael Holian

Prototype Modellers Forum 2013

VR A2 Class Locomotive: Lance Cross VR Bogie Guards Vans: Mark Bau VR Goods Sheds: Fraser Brown VR Turntables, 20th Century: Phil Dunn The Birregurra To Forrest Line: Norm Houghton Photographic Backdrops: Roger Lloyd From Prototype To Model: Graham Fraser A Working Timetable For Your Layout: Phil Jeffery Setting the Era; Road Vehicles: Adrian Gunzburg

Prototype Modellers Forum 2012

State Coal Mine Wonthaggi: Lance Cross Coal Traffic on the VR: Mark Bau. Building a VR Four-wheeled Hopper Wagon: Phil Jeffery Locomotive Coaling Facilities on the VR: John Gilbert VR Electric Goods Locomotives: Brett Whelan Model Railway Operation Australian Style: Adrian Gunzburg Layout Operation With The JMRI Computer Interface: Don McGilvery Modelling Using Machined ABS Sheet: Peter Keddie Painting and Weathering Locomotives and Rolling Stock: Roger Hill

Prototype Modellers Forum 2011

VR 2-8-0 C class Locomotives: Lance Cross Cement Traffic on the VR: Mark Bau. Building a VR Hopper Wagon: Matt Turner Pintsch’s Gas on the VR: Geoff Tasker Model VR Locomotives: Frank Kelly Modelling Pre-war VR Electrification: Andrew Collier VR Stations: The First 100 Years: Fraser Brown Modelling Irymple to Mildura: Bruce McLean Model Drive System Selection and Design: Geoff Baxter VR Portable Huts: John McCallum