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The Heatherwick Rolling Bridge

A unique blend of engineering and sculpture modelled by Alan Wenbourne.

Level Luffing Port Crane

Brian Elvidge provides building notes for a 1931 model crane.

Meccano Restoration

Allen Berman’s seven steps to parts that are as good as new.

The Meccano Braced Girder

A short history of our club’s adopted symbol by Chris Warrell.

Fairground Dive Bomber

Alan Wenbourne describes his changes to this GMM Supermodel.

Meccano Bagatelle Table Rebuild

Keith Patey describes the changes he has made to Geoff Wright’s model game.

A Clutch of Differentials

A selection of Torsen differential designs from Alan Wenbourne.

Visit to Recycling Centre

Chris Warrell reports on the club’s first non-Meccano outing to the Greenwich MRF.

The History of SELMEC

Chris Warrell tells the story of the club’s founding and its first meetings.

Computer Controlled DSG Transmission

A demonstration model of a Volkswagen gearbox by Alan Wenbourne.