Les Chatfield

Articles

Cantilever Bearings

Les Chatfield describes his construction of a heavy-duty bearing, inspired by a Bert Love design, used to support heavy overhanging loads such as the arms of a fairground ride.

Upon Not Finding a Socket Near Your Table!

Les Chatfield shows how you can convert a drill battery charger to run your models.

Event reports

Brighton Modelworld 2013

Brighton Modelworld 2014

Models

0–4–0 Saddle Tank Locomotive
0–6–0 Saddle Tank Locomotive
4 Stroke Engine
4 Stroke Petrol Engine
Admiralty Type 4 Fluke-Less Anchor
Back Gear Lathe
Ball Roller
Beam Engine
Bicycle
Bristol Propeller Aeroplane Engine
Bus Stop
Canoeist
Cement Mixer, Wheelbarrow and Shovel
Centrifugal Fan
Collapsible IPod Stand
Donald Trump’s Lecturn
Electric Beam Engine
Electric Truck
Elevator Loader
Fairey Rotodyne Gyroplane
Fire Engine
Flatbed Lorry
Funicular Railway
Goods Yard Crane
Goods Yard Crane
Grand Piano
Gyrocycle
Gyroscope
Gyroscope
Horwich Works 0–4–0ST Shunter “Wren”
Inverted Beam Engine
Inverted Steam Engine
K-9
Lathe
Lazy Tongs
Locomotive and Wagon
London Underground Map Section
Lower Quadrant Semaphore Signal
Magic Motor Racer
Meccanograph
Millenium Falcon
Mini Sikorsky R-4 Helicopter
Motorcycle
Much Modified E15R Motor
Outboard Motor
Paint Mixer
Ping Pong Pandemonium
Plate and Strip Bending Tool
Powered Hacksaw
Powered Hacksaw
Propeller Aeroplane
Ransomes MG2 Crawler Tractor
Ransomes MG2 Crawler Tractor
Roller Skate
Rotating Meccano Display Sign
Scooter
Self Portrait
Signal Box
Sikorsky R-4 Helicopter
Single Stroke Engine
Snow-Trac Car
Solenoid Engine
South-Seeking Chariot
Steam Engine
Steam Locomotive
Stuart Steam Engine
Table Saw
Tambourine
The Great Panjandrum
The Panjandrum
The Surrey with the Fringe on Top
Tower Crane
Tracked Vehicle
Traction Engine
Traction Engine
Tram
Variable Speed Drive Mechanism
Vertical Steam Engine
Voyager 2 Spacecraft
Windmill
Workshop Gantry Hoist
X-Wing Fighter
“Bristol Bulldog” Fighter Plane
“Mamode” Model Toy Steam Engine
“Sporting Meccanitians” Cricket Scene
“Tich” Locomotive