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Forum: DCC Yesterday, 01:38 PM
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Posted By Rog (RJ)
So you just used the wrong words "point motor"...

So you just used the wrong words "point motor" instead of "frog switch"
Forum: DCC Yesterday, 11:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 241
Posted By Rog (RJ)
No. Using the point motor supply is totally...

No. Using the point motor supply is totally wrong. It must be from the track power supply or bus.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 172
Posted By Rog (RJ)
I've pointed out mistakes in the past. Sometimes...

I've pointed out mistakes in the past. Sometimes get a reply sometimes don't and changes to the listing are sometimes made other times not, and on one occasion the listing was withdrawn as it was a...
Forum: DCC Yesterday, 11:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 241
Posted By Rog (RJ)
A method I have used is to connect the dropper...

A method I have used is to connect the dropper wire from the bus to the frog switch (PL-13 / PL15 etc) then from there to the rails, bridging across to the switch rails. No need for any connectors.
Forum: Members layouts 14-08-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 266
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Looks like there will be plenty of shunting going...

Looks like there will be plenty of shunting going on.
Forum: Track Layout & Design 09-08-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 212
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Surely, you solder bigger, longer wires to the...

Surely, you solder bigger, longer wires to the point before you put the point in place.
Forum: General Chat 05-08-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 594
Posted By Rog (RJ)
1241 seems like a fair number to me. :)

1241 seems like a fair number to me. :)
Forum: Members layouts 03-08-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,798
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Look rather good to me. My own attempts were...

Look rather good to me. My own attempts were nowhere near as good.
Forum: General Chat 29-07-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 645
Posted By Rog (RJ)
I agree, overusing any resource when there is a...

I agree, overusing any resource when there is a shortage is antisocial although we have been told that there is no shortage of water (yet) but the water company, Severn Trent, just can't deliver the...
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show and Tell 28-07-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,901
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Each one of the coils will take about 3 to 4...

Each one of the coils will take about 3 to 4 amps. So if you have 2 coils in parallel operating at the same time it would need 6 to 8 amps, 3 coils would be 9 to 12amps. How big is your power...
Forum: Track Layout & Design 27-07-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 238
Posted By Rog (RJ)
If you go to the Peco site you can download point...

If you go to the Peco site you can download point templates which will allow you to compare the different versions and try them for position on you layout. ...
Forum: Track Layout & Design 26-07-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 861
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Doing your own thing is the best option and try...

Doing your own thing is the best option and try and make it longer if possible. 6ft is very restrictive.
Forum: General Chat 26-07-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 909
Posted By Rog (RJ)
My first printer was an Epson RX80 FT Dot matrix...

My first printer was an Epson RX80 FT Dot matrix printer. Black printing only. Cost 399 but replacement ribbons were only about 2 or 3 quid IIRC and they seemed to last for ages.
Forum: The Real Thing 25-07-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 120
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Is this any help? https://youtu.be/bNJzJHQ3PwI

Is this any help? https://youtu.be/bNJzJHQ3PwI
Forum: General Chat 25-07-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 129
Posted By Rog (RJ)
You need ukmodelshops...

You need ukmodelshops http://www.ukmodelshops.co.uk
Forum: Analogue 25-07-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 415
Posted By Rog (RJ)
I've no idea what the winzip is that you are...

I've no idea what the winzip is that you are referring to. The only winzip I am aware of is a Windows cmputer program for file archiving and compression.
Forum: General Chat 22-07-2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 109
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Great photos and beautiful locos.

Great photos and beautiful locos.
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show and Tell 22-07-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,901
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Grease from you fingers can cause blotchiness. ...

Grease from you fingers can cause blotchiness. You need to degrease thoroughly before blacking.

This guy, abom79, is doing a tap wrench restoration and shows blackening, Aka blueing, from about...
Forum: N Gauge 21-07-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 136
Posted By Rog (RJ)
I would guess due to hardened oil or grease but...

I would guess due to hardened oil or grease but as you have cleaned it already it could be something binding.
Forum: General Chat 20-07-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,038
Posted By Rog (RJ)
I'm slowly using up some coffee (I'm usually a...

I'm slowly using up some coffee (I'm usually a tea drinker) with a bbd of March 1996! Nothing wrong with it as far as I'm concerned but my brother who is a regular coffee drinker, doesn't like it.
Forum: Location location location 16-07-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Garage floor paint should do the job or for...

Garage floor paint should do the job or for smaller areas brick & tile paint. I've used Wickes gloss brick and tile paint on my outbuilding floor and on doorsteps.
Forum: Location location location 16-07-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Thread moved to more appropriate section.

Thread moved to more appropriate section.
Forum: DCC 15-07-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 135
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Yes, if each cab has independently controlled...

Yes, if each cab has independently controlled lights 4 functions will be needed.
Forum: DCC 15-07-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 135
Posted By Rog (RJ)
3 functions should be all you need.

3 functions should be all you need.
Forum: Kit Building 13-07-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Rog (RJ)
Details are here...

Details are here https://railsofsheffield.com/products/13882/wills-kits-ck19-oo-gauge-goods-shed-brick-type-craftsmans-kit
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