By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more

me 4608

Model Engineer 4610
Read all about it here
 
 

Probably the greatest home workshop magazine in the World!

"We should have used this cover picture for a caption competition..."
 

MEW and ME Magazine Binders

Smart and durable binders to protect your collection!
Model Engineers' Workshop Binders
Model Engineer Binders

 

 

In the Latest Issue of Model Engineer

In Issue 4610 - IN THE SHOPS NOW!

In this issue ...

In a truly international edition we go to France for pressure cookers, Spain for locomotive nameplates, Japan for cylinder blocks and North Lincolnshire for GWR pannier buffer beams and frame stays.

Martin Clarke remembers the life of the inventor of the pressure cooker, who inspired the design of Newcomen’s atmospheric engine and for whom a memorial is to be erected in London.
Graham Gardener spends a day in the West Country and visits the West Somerset steam and vintage rally.
Kevin Barry presents a design for a compact and comparatively simple six cylinder stationary rotary engine.
Norman Barber looks back at his experience of making his first locomotive Rainhill and recalls its renaissance with a new boiler.
Andover model engineers hit the international scene last year with their Rob Roy rally and Rex Hanman invites all owners to this year’s rally.
Chris Gunn embarks on the manufacture of a pair of water gauges for his half scale Garrett 4CD tractor.
Doug Hewson details the buffer beams and frame stays for his rework of LBSC’s GWR pannier tank.
We showcase John Tomlinson’s Stuart beam engine steam plant while Mike Tilby looks at the major sources of losses in model steam turbines.
Terence Holland considers how to make a set of nameplates for his Barclay well tanks and Hiroyuki Watanabe tackles the complex task of designing a three cylinder block for his Japanese C53 locomotive - as featured on our cover this time.

SEE INSIDE FOR OUR LATEST GREAT SUBSCRIPTION OFFERS
 

 

Model Engineer Competition 2019

-   The MODEL ENGINEER COMPETITION 2019  -
featured at the National Model Engineering Exhibition, Doncaster

We were very pleased to see the Model Engineer Competition feature at the National Model Engineering Exhibition held at Doncaster in April. Mr Lou Rex, proprietor and organiser of the exhibition, kindly agreed to host the competition and the Society of Model and Experimental Engineers (SMEE) nobly took on the task of organising it. Just as in previous competitions, Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals were awarded, as were certificates for Very Highly Commended, Highly Commended and Commended entries. A selection of the usual trophies were also awarded.
The re-establishment of the competition is good news for Model Engineer, for the hobby and for the Doncaster show.

Now is the time to consider entering the 2020 Competition! Watch this space!!

Search The Model Engineer Website

Enter your text terms in the box below and click the search button to use Google to search the whole of the Model Engineer website.

 
 
only search The Model Engineer website.

Latest Website Articles

Alibre Atom3D

PROCESSES: Alibre Atom3D

Thanks to the generosity of Alibre, Model Engineers' Workshop Magazine is able to offer every reader...

Indexes to Model Engineers Workshop

MAGAZINE REPRINTS: Indexes to Model Engineers Workshop

Several different indexes are maintained for Model Engineers' Workshop by third parties. This page g...

Chris Gills Phone Apps

ARTICLE REPRINTS: Chris Gills Phone Apps

Chris Gill describes two phone apps he has created to help in the home workshop. The apps are des...

The MEW Boring Head

ARTICLE REPRINTS: The MEW Boring Head

This free plan designed by Neil Wyatt first appeared in MEW 239, March 2016. It has been 3D modelled...

Introducing the Arduino

ARTICLE REPRINTS: Introducing the Arduino

This article by Chris Farnell first appeared in 'Maker World' magazine. Apologies for the radical he...

A Lathe Milling Attachment

ARTICLE REPRINTS: A Lathe Milling Attachment

This horizontal milling attachment by J. Neave is designed to overcome the shortcomings of running a...

More latest website articles

Get involved...

Beginner's Questions

Raw beginner? Post your question here.

Work in Progress

Photos of members work in progress and finished projects

Workshop Tools and Tooling

Discussions about tools and tooling used in the home workshop

 

Albums

View some of the latest gallery images

834788.jpg

Martins Album by Martin Kyte

834787.jpg

Beam engine by mechman48

834781.jpg

Rons scratch 0-4-0 by Ron Laden

834778.jpg

Beam Engine by Lainchy

View all latest photos

Look out for...

Try our app!

You can now access your magazine wherever you go using the ME and MEW apps

Follow us ...

Join us on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest to receive the latest news

 

Join the Model Engineer website!

Free access to our forum, classifieds, gallery and more

 

Members' Gallery

Share photos of your work with other members!

 
Contributor Guidelines

Download Guidelines for contributors to Model Engineers' Workshop.

Download Guidelines for contributors to Model Engineer.

You can find contact details for Model Engineer and Model Engineers' Workshop magazines and MyHobbyStore Ltd on our Contact page.

 
Magazine Locator

Want the latest issue of Model Engineer or Model Engineers' Workshop? Use our magazine locator links to find your nearest stockist!

Find Model Engineer & Model Engineers' Workshop

Support Our Partners
Eccentric Engineering
TRANSWAVE Converters
Ausee.com.au
ChesterUK
Warco
Eccentric July 5 2018
Sarik
Allendale Electronics
emcomachinetools
Subscription Offer

Latest "For Sale" Ads
Latest "Wanted" Ads
Get In Touch!

Do you want to contact the Model Engineer and Model Engineers' Workshop team?

You can contact us by phone, mail or email about the magazines including becoming a contributor, submitting reader's letters or making queries about articles. You can also get in touch about this website, advertising or other general issues.

Click THIS LINK for full contact details.

For subscription issues please see THIS LINK.

Digital Back Issues

Social Media online

'Like' us on Facebook
Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter
 Twitter Logo

Pin us on Pinterest