South East London Meccano Club https://www.selmec.org.uk/ Our latest Meccano articles and models in our Model Gallery. en-gb Thu, 13 Dec 2018 02:00:04 GMT 1440 <![CDATA[Fury Fairground Ride (Ferocity 1.2)]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/gallery_model_view.aspx?ID=463B83A5-17AD-4FAE-94F1-3FAED7A9CAA9

It was after the 2018 SELMEC Meccano Show I guess when I decided that my most recent Ferocity model had served me well enough, and having been displayed by then at more than just a few clubs, ought to give way as most models do, to something new! The...

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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 10:45:05 GMT
<![CDATA[The Tormentor Fairground Ride]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/gallery_model_view.aspx?ID=175F8E5E-0D5B-4C7A-BFB6-2D41E0A711E7

Of all the many models I have created in the past, the ones that gave me the most satisfaction were the ones that had not just one but at least two different moving actions and for a while I had thought about creating a new fairground model ride to add...

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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 10:34:13 GMT
<![CDATA[The Beserker Fairground Ride]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/gallery_model_view.aspx?ID=A6DC6A12-05F4-4742-A965-10626A463128

There always seems to be so little time available to build each new model from scratch, so it's not surprising how often as I start dismantling any one model, that I decide to take advantage of a head start and think about converting it into a new one....

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Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:24:09 GMT
<![CDATA[Royal Greenwich Get Together 2018]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/exhib_report_2018_royal_greenwich_get_together.aspx Peter Clay reports from our stand at the newly-rebranded summer Get Together at the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich.

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Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:29:57 GMT
<![CDATA[Henwick Primary School Summer Fair 2018]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/exhib_report_2018_henwick_primary_school_summer_fair.aspx Peter Clay reports on our display at thus year's Henwick Primary School Summer Fair.

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Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:28:42 GMT
<![CDATA[Foal Farm Country Festival 2018]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/exhib_report_2018_foal_farm_country_festival.aspx Club members show their models at the animal rescue charity's annual summer festival.

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Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:28:03 GMT
<![CDATA[Nuts, Bolts and Meccano]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/article_2018_03_nuts_bolts_and_meccano.aspx Richard Marsden on the standardisation of bolts, the evolution of Meccano fixings, and going metric.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 10:27:47 GMT
<![CDATA[Meccaroar!]]> https://www.selmec.org.uk/article_2017_12_meccasaur.aspx Brian Leach on the construction and operation of the Meccasaur not quite finding its way to your local store!

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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 13:33:47 GMT