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Forum: Wiring & Electronics Today, 12:04 AM
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Posted By Mountain Goat
I dont see why not. If it is what I think it is...

I dont see why not. If it is what I think it is which is a brush on a wire and a scraper on the other wire, which touch the wheels to clean them, then I see no issues. I have one myself somewhere...
Forum: Wiring & Electronics Yesterday, 11:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 139
Posted By Mountain Goat
The older decoders like some of the ones that I...

The older decoders like some of the ones that I have which are likely to have been a designed from before the year 2000 didn't have the luxury of coping with a short between the decoder and the...
Forum: Wiring & Electronics Yesterday, 07:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 139
Posted By Mountain Goat
The only area where you dont want a short...

The only area where you dont want a short regarding DCC (Unless modern decoders are different) is in between the decoder and the motor itself as it may damage the decoder. Any short from the track...
Forum: Track Layout & Design Yesterday, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 103
Posted By Mountain Goat
Also worth mentioning just to add another angle...

Also worth mentioning just to add another angle of approach to the issue... Fleishmann points. I dont know if they are still made the same, but they used to make them so they were lightly sprung....
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 48
Posted By Mountain Goat
Camping Fun.

Not that many days ago I was off on a days adventure which we came back the next day. Though I had them joined together for the outing, I set them up to dry when I got home. Then the mists came so...
Forum: For Sale Yesterday, 02:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 100
Posted By Mountain Goat
You've been busy Brian. :) I'm sure the new...

You've been busy Brian. :)
I'm sure the new owner is going to be happy.
Forum: Members layouts Yesterday, 11:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 816
Posted By Mountain Goat
I had one of them once. They are nice.

I had one of them once. They are nice.
Forum: General Modelling 20-09-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 241
Posted By Mountain Goat
Welcome Mini. Chops.. You mentioned boiler...

Welcome Mini.
Chops.. You mentioned boiler testing. It reminded me of an event I saw in a local newspaper back when I was in my later teens. At a place called Porthyrhyd in Carmarthenshire, Wales, a...
Forum: For Sale 20-09-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By Mountain Goat
Reserved pending the possibility of a sale. :)

Reserved pending the possibility of a sale. :)
Forum: General Chat 20-09-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 102
Posted By Mountain Goat
Its brilliant.

Its brilliant.
Forum: For Sale 20-09-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 31
Posted By Mountain Goat
00 gauge Mk1 Coaches.

Batch 1.
Four B.R. maroon Mk1 corridor coaches. Unbranded make (Were sold in newsagents).. Unboxed. Close coupling with NEM pockets and 14mm metal wheels (Wheels look plastic but are not). 25....
Forum: For Sale 20-09-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 83
Posted By Mountain Goat
Reserved pending sale.

Reserved pending sale.
Forum: OO Scale 20-09-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 144
Posted By Mountain Goat
I believe Ekon/Bedko have them BUT, they now...

I believe Ekon/Bedko have them BUT, they now sell the modern lighted versions and you will need the same signals but with the old bulbs instead of the LED modern upgrades. (The prototype upgrades...
Forum: For Sale 20-09-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 28
Posted By Mountain Goat
Hornby Thomas Vans With Eyes (00 Gauge).

I have eightvans with eyes for sale which I'd originally purchased as Hornby van bodies which I was going to build up into B.R. brown vans for my 00 gauge B.R. era collection, but though I had spare...
Forum: General Chat 20-09-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 102
Posted By Mountain Goat
Wow. Excellent work. I assume you used the...

Wow. Excellent work. I assume you used the tea/coffee stirers? Have you had any movement or distortion gaps forming as the wood settles down?
When I built this (See picture) I found with the curved...
Forum: General Chat 20-09-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 102
Posted By Mountain Goat
Trying Something New.

Something I have done over the last few years has been trying things that I have not tried before. I've made my own track, waggons and coaches. I'm even making my own controller (Though it is a very...
Forum: Members layouts 20-09-2018, 02:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 370
Posted By Mountain Goat
Three of the coaches are brake coaches if I...

Three of the coaches are brake coaches if I remember correctly.
In real life they were used for luggage, and had a guards compartment. In the guards compartment (Where the guard could keep his...
Forum: For Sale 19-09-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 133
Posted By Mountain Goat
Wow. That's a lot. I'm not on ebay. I did hear...

Wow. That's a lot. I'm not on ebay. I did hear that the Thomas version of the 9F was fetching 900 which is strange. I understand the demand for Percy and Toby as both are saught after for being...
Forum: Members layouts 19-09-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By Mountain Goat
A very busy yard there! Is the DMU a Lima example?

A very busy yard there! Is the DMU a Lima example?
Forum: For Sale 19-09-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 133
Posted By Mountain Goat
On the bay there is one at 46 with six bids and...

On the bay there is one at 46 with six bids and a good few days to go. There's another two at buy it know prices, one being 86 (Or was it 85?) And the other being 99.
So mine seems reasonable...
Forum: For Sale 19-09-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 133
Posted By Mountain Goat
Hornby Toby The Tram. (00 gauge).

Very little use other then a test run.
I bought this with the plan to use it with a Smallbrook Studio Cadera body kit, but I decided to use a Lima class 09 chassis instead as the 09 chassis had the...
Forum: For Sale 19-09-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 83
Posted By Mountain Goat
SOLD. Note new price above. Here are a few more...

SOLD. Note new price above. Here are a few more photos. I removed the body as I couldn't remember if I'd installed a DCC decoder or not. It is DC. :)
Forum: General Modelling 19-09-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 241
Posted By Mountain Goat
I had one of those lamps. Mine had two clear...

I had one of those lamps. Mine had two clear lenses opposite each other (One facing forward and one facing back). I believe this was to be placed half way along a long goods train for the guard and...
Forum: For Sale 19-09-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 65
Posted By Mountain Goat
Just sent this. I'm glad you liked them. I am...

Just sent this. I'm glad you liked them. I am also glad you like the extra coach. I was hoping that it would be suitable for you. I hope you found the spare coupling. I used sellotape to stick it to...
Forum: OO Scale 19-09-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 65
Posted By Mountain Goat
They do run well. If you look at the tyre part it...

They do run well. If you look at the tyre part it has a nice profile on it. The angle of the tread surface helps to keep them on the rails. What happens is that when going round corners at speed, the...
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