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by Gareth 73
Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Bachmann Class 37 Sound fitted issue
Replies: 9
Views: 476

Re: Bachmann Class 37 Sound fitted issue

When u say you ve reset the chip I take it u mean set cv8 to 8. If so did u try the loco on the gaugemaster as address 3 and did it work ok. If yes the there seems a problem with the original full address. Try a slightly different full address and see what happens. If no then it's a decoder problem....
by Gareth 73
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Starting to get back into modeling
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: Starting to get back into modeling

Next project to leave the work bench is heljan large prairie inspired by a pic of real loco in steam world magazine. Driver of 6168 looks on wondering if the signalman will ever clear the signal. While looking unkempt 6168 has had new brake blocks so there life left in her yet. https://i.postimg.cc/...
by Gareth 73
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: HO & International
Topic: CHINESE HO EXHIBITION LAYOUT
Replies: 16
Views: 2140

Re: CHINESE HO EXHIBITION LAYOUT

Awesome layout
Awesome video.
Wish I could of made it to NEC to see it. There's something about the Chinese steam locos that I like.
Glad to hear it's starting to behave itself for you.
by Gareth 73
Sun Dec 29, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Assorted Wagons
Replies: 11
Views: 1124

Re: Assorted Wagons

Hi I'd like to take the remaining wagons if possible thank you
Gareth
by Gareth 73
Fri Nov 01, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: 11/11/11 Lest we forget.
Replies: 7
Views: 811

Re: 11/11/11 Lest we forget.

While in France for the dday 75th celebrations I managed a few poppy pics but I quite like this 1 while waiting to take part in the parade at port en Bessin the AEC matador in the middle had just completed a 4.5 year restoration the day of been put on a lorry to Portsmouth then did about 750 miles r...
by Gareth 73
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Starting to get back into modeling
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: Starting to get back into modeling

Not quite the work bench but finally got some O gauge in the garden even if it was just for pics
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by Gareth 73
Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Starting to get back into modeling
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: Starting to get back into modeling

As Father Ted said to Dougal " small far away"
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by Gareth 73
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Signalling on the WR main line after 1963 resignalling
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: Signalling on the WR main line after 1963 resignalling

Traintronics do a very good selection of colour light signals. They do versions that can work as a stand alone signalling system or that can integrate with the dcc system. I've had a play with a couple of different makes and I think that when the time comes I 'll be using their stand alone system on...
by Gareth 73
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Starting to get back into modeling
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: Starting to get back into modeling

While i had the airbrush out i decided 37 116 was to clean so used rule number 1
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by Gareth 73
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Starting to get back into modeling
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Starting to get back into modeling

Due to various factors I've not been able to progress on much when it comes to modelling for many years. Now after moving home last year I've finally got a space for a layout (which ive started but that's another story) and a dedicated area for modelling so now I don't have to pack everything away w...