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    Thread: Project Tiger Moth: The Good Old Days
Post: Project Tiger Moth: The Good Old Days

I don't usually make threads about finds like this here, but couldn't help it because I just happened to watch it the day after it premiered. While fan made Thomas & Friends episodes, films/speci...
DalaGStanator General Forum 5 195 11-28-2022, 04:03 AM
    Thread: Some Very Cool Customs
Post: RE: Some Very Cool Customs

How are you finding all those smashing videos you make threads about, unless other users send you them via PM? Either way, that's some very high quality rolling stock for such an odd looking consist ...
DalaGStanator General Forum 7 249 11-13-2022, 04:19 AM
    Thread: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments
Post: RE: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments

[Image: https://i.postimg.cc/jCwbMFsJ/8547-B552-...6-C9-D.jpg][Image: https://i.postimg.cc/CRVSBspn/DF6834-C1-...F01-D5.jpg] It occurred to me that homemade smoke units are much easier to make than I...
DalaGStanator Modification Gallery 109 27,821 11-10-2022, 08:18 AM
    Thread: From Miniature to BIG
Post: RE: From Miniature to BIG

My, Nigels! What a complete and utter masterpiece you've found, and only for 60% off. That livery is special to me since it inspired the livery for 69420, my first fully scratch built cardboard engine...
DalaGStanator Show Us What You Bought 27 1,299 10-30-2022, 08:46 AM
    Thread: Disney Branded PlaKids???
Post: RE: Disney Branded PlaKids???

(10-27-2022, 04:05 AM)Super Wrote: I am not sure about the girl...maybe someone from Frozen? I've been wondering why this range and the Dream Railway never seemed to make anything based on the Anima...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 10 534 10-27-2022, 10:58 PM
    Thread: More Talkative Thomas, how rare is it, and if there are more out there somewhere.
Post: RE: More Talkative Thomas, how rare is it, and if ...

These were the second versions of the Japanese talking engines (after the Talk 'n Action ones). The others were Edward, Henry, Gordon, James and Percy. The Steam Along Thomas came after this and reuse...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 5 416 10-23-2022, 06:34 PM
    Thread: J70 Edit
Post: RE: J70 Edit

Believe it or not, that's actually a fan made edit by Twitter user TrainToons. Even his watermark is in the bottom right corner. He made several (rather convincing) AEG style takes on characters that ...
DalaGStanator Real world trains 6 455 10-23-2022, 06:19 PM
    Thread: revolution - motorized + thomas and friends=?
Post: RE: revolution - motorized + thomas and friends=?

It's not a third range per se, and the official name is simply Motorized (which started out as a rebrand of TrackMaster [Revolution]); the elements such as the track system and motorised chassis are r...
DalaGStanator Trackmaster Thomas and Friends 1 321 10-17-2022, 10:06 PM
    Thread: Plarail TOMY Thomas NEW RELEASES
Post: RE: Plarail TOMY Thomas NEW RELEASES

No, he meant the franchise as a whole and how it's renowned (or notorious) for its appeal to autistics young and old. If anything, one or two fans have compared Duck's traits to the spectrum in a way ...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 1,797 1,178,986 10-02-2022, 01:55 AM
    Thread: Plarail TOMY Thomas NEW RELEASES
Post: RE: Plarail TOMY Thomas NEW RELEASES

That moment when even the All Engines No designs look less annoying in Plarail compared to TrackMaster Motorized and the show itself (apart from the wheel design, like with the new Wooden Railway). I ...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 1,797 1,178,986 10-01-2022, 07:50 AM
    Thread: English or Japanese?
Post: RE: English or Japanese?

On Deviantart, I once actually found a piece of fan art depicting Hiro with a Japanese nameplate. I can't remember the user who made it, but I did leave a comment about his decision back then. From wh...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 1 272 09-30-2022, 08:12 PM
    Thread: Is This Rare or HTF?
Post: RE: Is This Rare or HTF?

The crates and sandbags from Ned.
DalaGStanator General Forum 7 520 09-26-2022, 01:56 AM
    Thread: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments
Post: RE: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments

[Image: https://i.postimg.cc/rKsT6t9K/7-A963-B2-...4-DFE5.jpg][Image: https://i.postimg.cc/3WnhbZms/82631483-2...-ECE88.jpg] After I got the hang of how that forward/reverse dial worked, I designed a...
DalaGStanator Modification Gallery 109 27,821 09-25-2022, 08:50 PM
    Thread: Mister No's Pics & Vids
Post: RE: Mister No's Plarail Pics & Vids

"Would be" because they're mythological. The closest real photo I found to the species in the episode is the Ukrainian Ironbelly statue at Universal Studios Florida. If this is how big it looks on to...
DalaGStanator General Forum 1,002 285,048 09-17-2022, 06:56 PM
    Thread: Mister No's Pics & Vids
Post: RE: Mister No's Plarail Pics & Vids

Dragon Run: a giant dragon the size they would be if they were confirmed to exist Push Along: Idris if he gained weight Also, that boulder must be one of the only moulds they've kept since (at least)...
DalaGStanator General Forum 1,002 285,048 09-17-2022, 06:39 AM
    Thread: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments
Post: RE: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments

[Image: https://i.postimg.cc/z3HCJdVn/93151-AD0-...F5-A51.jpg][Image: https://i.postimg.cc/3ywGz1s0/F4-C267-BE...53-EF5.jpg] Immediately after the success of my TOMY inspired chuffing mechanism, I wa...
DalaGStanator Modification Gallery 109 27,821 09-16-2022, 04:03 AM
    Thread: Idea
Post: RE: Idea

Why would it have been rated T instead of E or EC? Trainz and similar games with (most of) the proposed features have been rated E, so a Plarail themed one wouldn't justify it. Other than that, it cou...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 3 438 09-03-2022, 06:48 PM
    Thread: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments
Post: RE: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments

[Image: https://i.postimg.cc/R6bQ9WV1/9005-DDBC-...626789.jpg][Image: https://i.postimg.cc/9zKtnwkC/9-AFC7328-...2-B843.jpg] Now for one of my favourite results to date. Ever since Chrisjo last bumpe...
DalaGStanator Modification Gallery 109 27,821 08-29-2022, 12:38 AM
    Thread: Mysterious Knockoff Talk N Action Thomas Set
Post: RE: Mysterious Knockoff Talk N Action Thomas Set

I watched all the episodes when they were being made, and he never found a fake Talk 'n Action Magic Rail Set (only a real one that had a faulty Thomas, in one of the Charity Shop vids). Either way, ...
DalaGStanator Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 8 807 08-19-2022, 06:54 PM
    Thread: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments
Post: RE: DalaGStanator's Customs, Mods and Experiments

[Image: https://i.postimg.cc/JG3LqXBB/AE8-DE772-...-A1405.jpg][Image: https://i.postimg.cc/zyc8brgd/FE40579-D-...315-F2.jpg][Image: https://i.postimg.cc/JGt110yy/A71-E8-B46...-E7-F5.jpg][Image: https:...
DalaGStanator Modification Gallery 109 27,821 08-13-2022, 08:21 AM