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by Rog (RJ)
Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: Inclines N gauge
Replies: 15
Views: 1425

Re: Inclines N gauge

I'm happy to ditch them in favour of gentler curves if necessary, but if they are possible, any ideas on a realistically achievable gradient? 1:40 maybe? As I say, I am at the planning stage so it's not too late to be changing my ideas. Make a quick mock up plank and see what works for you. I have ...
by Rog (RJ)
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: DC
Topic: Home-building control panel
Replies: 14
Views: 181

Re: Home-building control panel

Because of the amount of current that a model loco motor takes, a simple potentiometer cannot be used as it would burn out but you can use the pot to control a transistor (for example) which would then send power to the layout.
by Rog (RJ)
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Air fryers
Replies: 52
Views: 606

Re: Air fryers

Ours is a doddle to clean. The moving mechanism, just is released by press of a button. You then just have a pan. Takes 2 mins max to clean. How can you say that, it is new you have hardly used it yet. As I said it was fine when it was new, wait a year or so. then. But may be the latest designs may...
by Rog (RJ)
Wed Jan 06, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Help needed with Class 110 DMU.
Replies: 3
Views: 68

Re: Help needed with Class 110 DMU.

I agree. See the service sheet on Lendon's of Cardiff site http://www.lendonsmodelshop.co.uk/?butt ... heets=none
by Rog (RJ)
Mon Jan 04, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Air fryers
Replies: 52
Views: 606

Re: Air fryers

No thank you.
by Rog (RJ)
Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Air fryers
Replies: 52
Views: 606

Re: Air fryers

I always deep fry chips in a proper deep fat fryer with vegetable oil using the 3 step cooking method. Delicious chips. My brother uses oven chips which I find almost inedible.
by Rog (RJ)
Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Eurostar Class 373
Replies: 4
Views: 97

Re: Eurostar Class 373

Everything has a value, it's just a matter of how much.
by Rog (RJ)
Sun Jan 03, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Clubs & Societies
Topic: Nice end of year model railway video
Replies: 15
Views: 208

Re: Nice end of year model railway video

sandy wrote: Sun Jan 03, 2021 4:07 pm
Rog (RJ) wrote: Sun Jan 03, 2021 2:42 pm
sandy wrote: Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:48 pm What does a red star mean on my postings.
It means you have posted in that thread
Thankyou rog
You're welcome.
by Rog (RJ)
Sun Jan 03, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: Clubs & Societies
Topic: Nice end of year model railway video
Replies: 15
Views: 208

Re: Nice end of year model railway video

sandy wrote: Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:48 pm What does a red star mean on my postings.
It means you have posted in that thread
by Rog (RJ)
Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Bachmann 36-567 or 36-567A?
Replies: 8
Views: 144

Re: Bachmann 36-567 or 36-567A?

Nit sure if it applies to this decoder, but some decoders brake harder the longer the brake function is applied.