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 Engineering

An excellent magazine for the hobbyist.
Click to go to the magazine.

Rail Expansion Joint

This shows you how we make our rail expansion joints.
Click to see the expansion joint.

A scale converter

This 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

A scale converter

This is an Excel file. Nice and easy to use to get you started but still more complicated than a calculator.
Click to download

Valve Motions

A brilliant program by Charles J. Dockstader showing how how the different types of valve timing mechanisms work.
Click to jump to his site

Metric Conversion

A mate and I needed to convert HectaPascals to lbs/ 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.
Click here for the converter program (167k)

What else?

You can download a copy of the Cab Ride so you can view it at your leisure.Click here for (1.3 meg)"

What else?

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.