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by The Sligo Rover
Sun Jul 18, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: For Sale - Wren W2237 Lyme Regis.
Replies: 2
Views: 314

For Sale - Wren W2237 Lyme Regis.

This West Country Class locomotive has been in my loft for a long number of years. It is still it its original box which is in good condition and has the original instruction sheet. It has had the Peco loco crew added to the footplate. I do not believe it has ever been run in, obviously it will need...
by The Sligo Rover
Tue Apr 27, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: Product Review
Topic: Sam's Model Train Review: A Parody
Replies: 46
Views: 6104

Re: Sam's Model Train Review: A Parody

I am not keen on his style, as already stated by others he takes to long to get on with it, and as for running trains on a carpet on the floor - criminal.
by The Sligo Rover
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:25 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Post Office / Parcelforce Scam
Replies: 39
Views: 7394

Re: Post Office / Parcelforce Scam

I had a scam text last week, Hermes parcel missed delivery, follow a link to rebook a slot at a cost of £1.45,
Like a lot of these scams, it just did not look right. BE ALERT ALL THE TIME FOLKS.
by The Sligo Rover
Wed Mar 24, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??
Replies: 37
Views: 9267

Re: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??

Thank you IanS, unfortunately I am not with Talktalk.
by The Sligo Rover
Thu Mar 18, 2021 10:09 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??
Replies: 37
Views: 9267

Re: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??

IanS, what is the facility or kit that you have on your landline please?
by The Sligo Rover
Tue Mar 02, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Mimic board fixing.
Replies: 2
Views: 971

Mimic board fixing.

Apologies if this is in the wrong section. I have drawn and printed my mimic board, I have had it laminated at the very helpful local printers and now wish to fix it to a board before I start fitting the DPDT switches to it. Is it better fixed to a MDF board or to a plywood board? What is the best m...
by The Sligo Rover
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: DO YOU SEAL NEW PLYWOOD
Replies: 7
Views: 2010

Re: DO YOU SEAL NEW PLYWOOD

Just to reiterate, it is well worth using white emulsion UNDERNEATH your baseboard - it so much easier to see what you are doing when working underneath.
by The Sligo Rover
Wed Feb 10, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: New camera
Replies: 22
Views: 7288

Re: New camera

Is that you in the back garden of the right hand semi?
by The Sligo Rover
Tue Feb 09, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: All Wiring and Electrical
Topic: DPDT MINI SWITCH - BEST WAY TO WIRE IT.
Replies: 4
Views: 1626

DPDT MINI SWITCH - BEST WAY TO WIRE IT.

I am struggling to easily solder the wires to the terminals on my DPDT mini switches for my Tortoise point motors. I am hoping for some help and guidance on the best techniques from you chaps here on the forum. The bit I am struggling with is where the 12v supply comes in on to the top terminals of ...
by The Sligo Rover
Sun Feb 07, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: All Wiring and Electrical
Topic: 9v supply to Tortoise question.
Replies: 10
Views: 3695

Re: 9v supply to Tortoise question.

Thank you RFS, that is the diagram I have. Just wondering why other diagrams I have a copy of are different and why?