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by Rog (RJ)
Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 6
Views: 40

Re: Hello all

hblmadt wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:21 pm
I was on the other forum version of here though i lost my account, looks great though
Yep, we all lost our accounts.
by Rog (RJ)
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Fleischmann Twin center 6802
Replies: 2
Views: 68

Re: Fleischmann Twin center 6802

Sorry I couldn't help. It's not a system I know anything about.
by Rog (RJ)
Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Point motor switches
Replies: 18
Views: 265

Re: Point motor switches

I use the one-wire circuit and CDU for each solenoid and this uses a standard toggle on-on like a SPDT and I have asked about getting the circuit & text so I can post it here. It was removed from a well known website when the site got updated. The toggle indicates which way the turnout is set. Is t...
by Rog (RJ)
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: SCARM software
Replies: 19
Views: 300

Re: SCARM software

Try resetting your router.
by Rog (RJ)
Thu Feb 07, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: SCARM software
Replies: 19
Views: 300

Re: SCARM software

by Rog (RJ)
Wed Feb 06, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Replacing faulty couplings
Replies: 17
Views: 326

Re: Replacing faulty couplings

+1 for pull harder.
by Rog (RJ)
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: DC
Topic: Advice on Insulated rail joiners
Replies: 3
Views: 117

Re: Advice on Insulated rail joiners

Theoretically you shouldn't normally need any IRJs with Hornby points as they are self isolating "dead frog" points but you are best to fit 2 IRJs between the two points that join the inner loop to the outer loop to prevent interaction between the controllers connected to the two loops. The 2 IRJs a...
by Rog (RJ)
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Reverse Polarity Switching
Replies: 16
Views: 327

Re: Reverse Polarity Switching

There is a way of doing it with dc too, using a potential divider. A bit inefficient because the resistors are drawing current all the time.
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by Rog (RJ)
Thu Jan 31, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Jencaster - 1930's LMS OO gauge layout
Replies: 61
Views: 791

Re: Jencaster - 1930's LMS OO gauge layout

The chap that used to run our local electronics supply shop was called Douglas De-Haviland!
by Rog (RJ)
Thu Jan 31, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Other Electrical/Electronics
Topic: Strip LEDs
Replies: 21
Views: 501

Re: Strip LEDs

Alternatively, put some paint on the LEDs but again, you need to experiment to find how much paint is needed.