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Solent Area Group of the G Scale Society
If you know of a member who has not received an expected Solent Newsletter please ask them to contact us after they have checked they have 'Solent' selected as one of their groups and correct email address on the Society Membership Database
NEWSLETTERS are sent to ALL Solent Members with a valid email address. Forum Messages are sent to subscribers
If you change your email, address, or other contact details -
please log in to the G-Scale Membership Database Mojo
- and update YOUR DETAILS as soon as possible - WE CANNOT DO THIS

Earlier Events in 2020 that managed to take place:
Kevin's on Sunday January 19th 2020

Kent Area Group Indoor Meeting - Teynham Sunday 26th January 2020

Alton MRG Railex 2020 Saturday and Sunday 1st + 2nd February 2020

Solent Winter Lunch - Saturday February 22nd 2020

Surrey Winter Meet at East Horsley Sunday March 1st

Basingstoke and North Hants MRC Sturday and Sunday 14th & 15th March 2020

Dates of Solent Garden Open Days will be added here once known
VIRTUAL OPEN DAYS - where members share pictures of their trains running -
can be posted by Forum members: Pictures under 2MB, Maximum per Email 7MB
[ Videos should be included via a LINK ]

Larger pictures may be suitable for offering directly to the Journal

The HENFIELD SHOW organised by West Sussex Area Group is scheduled for November

Contact Details are ONLY included in the Solent Newsletter sent to Solent Members with Email (by post with s.a.e.) and to the FORUM

The following Pictures by courtesy of Hazel Woodbridge:
Gas motor passing an ICE on Ray's Modular Layout ('Ray's 'Solent Mini Modules' based on 1.2m lengths)
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Upper and Lower Crofton (Alan and Steve Waredraper - Ilford and West Essex)
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Sid's USA Town
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Jack's Ruritania
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Robin Pellat's IT Burns Mining Company 1 of 2 of his Mini Layouts
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Trumpers Halt - RhB Tractor hauling ballast
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Downloads available:
Click HERE for The Importance of a Multimeter + making your own voltmeter!

'Prelude to LED Coach Lighting: Measuring Voltages and a bit of History

Bringing Light to the Little People
Considerations when Converting an Analogue Layout to Digital
These Articles and Illustrations are copyright Phil Spiegelhalter and may not be used commercially without prior written consent © 2008-2017
to our
Solent Area
G-Scale Pages

Introduction to January 2016's
Organisational Changes

Our Start
..back in 2002

Bruksbanen Point Control Changes

Keith's Analogue
Tram System
A Portable Tram
Exhibition Layout

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For Solent Area Group matters please use this address.. screenSolent.jpg - 2076 bytes
or this landline telephone number: screenPhone.jpg - 1729 bytes

Copies of the Newsletter will usually come from screenFrom.jpg - 1576 bytes OR from a gmail account, with 'Forum' messages from the SolentG Google Group

with any address changes !
(Copyright Phil and Lin Spiegelhalter, and other contributors) Updated 7th January 2020