This page will contain programs to assist the model builders. They have all been scanned for a virus, but NEVER trust anyone when it comes to downloading files. Use your own virus scanner
Australian Model EngineeringAn excellent magazine for the hobbyist.
Click to go to the magazine.
Rail Expansion JointThis shows you how we make our rail expansion joints.
Click to see the expansion joint.
A scale converterThis program allows you to make scale calculations. Personally, I found it a little hard to get used to, but once I spent a little time with it, it was very useful. Look in a separate window for the help file
Click to download Apscu32a.zip
A scale converter
This is an Excel file. Nice and easy to use to get you started but still more complicated than a calculator.
A brilliant program by Charles J. Dockstader showing how how the different types of valve timing mechanisms work.
A mate and I needed to convert HectaPascals to lbs/sq.in. Not easy when you don't know how, so Max found this fantastic conversion program. I don't know who wrote it, but if you are reading this, let me know and I'll give you heaps of credit - it's bloody good.
You can download a copy of the Cab Ride so you can view it at your leisure.Click here for CabRide.zip (1.3 meg)"
I'm not sure - I'll have to look around and see what is available. In the mean time, if you have any programs that you think may be useful, please send an email.