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by Roger O
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Bachman 08 spares
Replies: 1
Views: 256

Bachman 08 spares

Any one got front steps for a Bachman 08 spare please.
I’ve got an 08 wheel set in need of repair I’d be prepared to swap
Thanks Roger O
by Roger O
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Motor Magnet remagnetiser
Replies: 15
Views: 1108

Re: Motor Magnet remagnetiser

Good morning all ,I would like to give a small warning when using any magnetiser and that is remove your watches first, I found out from experience when using them for doing NDT Testing and my watch stopped working better safe then sorry. I’ve had a look on you tube and it looks a useful bit of kit.
by Roger O
Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: On the workbench
Topic: Starting to get back into modeling
Replies: 8
Views: 1022

Re: Starting to get back into modeling

That’s a great bit of weathering Gareth. I’m a fan of weathering can’t stand to see models on a layout depicting the 60 and all the locos are pristine, well done.
by Roger O
Sun Feb 02, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Which Decoder
Replies: 5
Views: 190

Re: Which Decoder

I’ve used TCS decoders and always found them very good, I’ve purchased mine from Australia because their price was better at the time I’ve never had any problem and also very prompt delivery I even had one lot back after ordering on Monday it arrived on Friday, not sure how they managed that. As a t...
by Roger O
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Looking to change.
Replies: 33
Views: 582

Re: Looking to change.

I had they same as you,BT for everything except mobile which was EE . After much research I changed everything to EE and Apple Box which saved me about a fifty pounds a month with all what BT gave me including BT sport and and gold and land line plus an extra 5 gig data on my mobile no brainier . Th...
by Roger O
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Bondic adhesive
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Bondic adhesive

Has anyone ever used or can recommend Bondic I’ve seen adverts and it looks brilliant, ideal for modelling. It’s an adhesive and is cures with UV pen light much like my dentist uses now.
Im sceptical but if it’s ok I’ll have to get one.
Roger O
by Roger O
Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Model Railway Events
Topic: Stafford model railway show 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 176

Re: Stafford model railway show 2020

I’ll pop in and say hello.
by Roger O
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Model Railway Events
Topic: Stafford model railway show 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 176

Stafford model railway show 2020

Stafford Show as come around again on Feb 1st and 2nd
One of the best shows around.
by Roger O
Mon Dec 23, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Wagon with crane
Replies: 33
Views: 1275

Re: Wagon with crane

Here’s the steam crane from Blist Hill

https://bestieboy.smugmug.com/Trains/Bl ... /i-THpSBgR
by Roger O
Mon Dec 23, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Wagon with crane
Replies: 33
Views: 1275

Re: Wagon with crane

One of those steam cranes was restored to working order a few years ago at the Blist Hill Victorian village by enthusiasts for a tv program and since them as been left outside in all weather and never run again, such a shame and what makes it worse is that it an industrial museum that’s neglecting it.