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by Walkingthedog
Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 97
Views: 4224

Re: My new layout

Painting some men today.
by Walkingthedog
Thu Jul 09, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 97
Views: 4224

Re: My new layout

Ooh you are awful but I like you. :D
by Walkingthedog
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 97
Views: 4224

Re: My new layout

Fueling point ready for action, waiting for fire buckets to be hung on the hooks. Ran out of red paint. Thank you Brian1951 for the bits for the fuel tank. https://i.postimg.cc/gXp1kxwf/A32595-EC-B680-447-B-8-FC8-BC9-AA9-BE5-B95.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/SX6t5mZV/EF806-AE8-A174-4-BB7-9717-A0-A2-B86-F...
by Walkingthedog
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: 12V grain of wheat lights set up?
Replies: 4
Views: 48

Re: 12V grain of wheat lights set up?

My advice would be throw them away and use LEDs. Much safer, cooler and long lasting.
by Walkingthedog
Mon Jul 06, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Great service during lockdown
Replies: 12
Views: 184

Re: Great service during lockdown

Ah but they do things in strange ways in Norfolk.
by Walkingthedog
Sun Jul 05, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 97
Views: 4224

Re: My new layout

I was wondering what I could put on my layout that was a bit different, so did this. Not the loco, that was just passing.

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by Walkingthedog
Sun Jul 05, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Modelling Techniques - Show & Tell
Topic: Hornby original HAA wheels replacement?
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Hornby original HAA wheels replacement?

What diameter are the old wheels, the part that rests on the track not the flanges?
by Walkingthedog
Sun Jul 05, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Help - my soldering iron tips are black!
Replies: 20
Views: 99

Re: Help - my soldering iron tips are black!

Same with my GPO training, file tip. Like you say must have been made differently then.

I just rest my iron in the stand so it is stable, no need to shove it right in :D
by Walkingthedog
Sun Jul 05, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Help - my soldering iron tips are black!
Replies: 20
Views: 99

Re: Help - my soldering iron tips are black!

I realise my emery paper idea was a bit stupid.
by Walkingthedog
Sun Jul 05, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Great service during lockdown
Replies: 12
Views: 184

Re: Great service during lockdown

Just checked my emails and I have purchased from 12 different retailers, some several times, during the lockdown. The longest I have waited is 5 days and that included a weekend. One retailer said there might be up to a 3 month delay. The item arrived next day. When I thanked him for the speedy deli...