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- Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:16 pm
- Forum: Layout Track & Design
- Topic: Garden Railway Design.
- Replies: 1
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Here is a question. Is it feaseable to build a model railway outdoors that can be set up and pulled down in minutes. I mean.... Something like the way the railways were built during the first world war where they were assembled like a trainset. In that form a railway can be set up quickly and run an...
- Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:42 pm
- Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
- Topic: ABM rail craft and others
- Replies: 1
- Views: 40
In the past before the pollution of the flow of the internet came along (Which has many blessings but many curses with it), a small business somehow was a little less likely to dissapear without being noticed. I don't know why, but back then we seemed to be more connected somehow even though it seem...
Two possibilities here. One is a weak magnet and the other is a little oil on the commutator plates. However, with oil the symptoms I have had are plenty of speed at first and then it slows as the oil dries, and then some smoke with slow running and then the controller trips. A weak magnet tends to ...
A few photos. Yes, they can be difficult to price. I started out with two locos, three wagons and two coaches my dad passed down to me. About 15 years ago I was earning good money so I extended the collection. Coaches cost me from £10 to £20 each as I haggled to get more reasonable prices. Locos I h...
Anyone interested in buying a sizeable collection of Hornby Dublo 3 rail? While I have nothing elaborate, it is a good start for anyone interested in 3 rail. I have 7 locos, 29 coaches (A few are 2 rail which is the same as 3 rail but with plastic wheels), over 50 wagons (Though 8 are Trix Twin and ...
- Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:55 pm
- Forum: Members layouts
- Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
- Replies: 80
- Views: 3711
- Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:04 pm
- Forum: The Mess Room
- Topic: Train drivers booklet !!??
- Replies: 22
- Views: 859
Mind you, with the price of the new versions, I would be inclined to stay with your Triang versions. Also, you can store things in the Triang versions. I used to keep my track pins and railjoiners in mine.