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by cadman
Fri Jul 23, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 180
Views: 45304

Re: My new layout

Very ethereal in monochrome Brian. :o
by cadman
Thu Jul 22, 2021 9:28 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Loco only runs in one direction, and at full speed.
Replies: 9
Views: 176

Re: Loco only runs in one direction, and at full speed.

You will probably need to reset the decoder to it's default values such as address 03. This should clear any corruption......HB
by cadman
Thu Jul 22, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )
Replies: 49
Views: 6666

Re: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )

At one point I counted 10 Red Kites over the field. They are in abundance in Buckinghamshire now........HB
by cadman
Thu Jul 22, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )
Replies: 49
Views: 6666

Re: For the gardeners ( if we have any? )

A busy day in my 'adopted' back garden........ https://postimg.cc/gallery/zKLtGtK ...... several Red Kites scoured the area without success. HB
by cadman
Mon Jul 05, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: DC
Topic: Reversing Loop.
Replies: 14
Views: 449

Re: Reversing Loop.

For a fully automated system have a look here......... http://www.blocksignalling.co.uk/index. ... view/11/98 but costs £35.......HB
by cadman
Tue Jun 29, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: firebox glow
Replies: 6
Views: 270

Re: firebox glow

Bob.......look up Hornby service sheet 277B which covers 2 models with the Firebox glow. Details of the Ringfield motor in the tender are clearly shown. Others can explain how to convert to DCC.....HB
by cadman
Thu May 27, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Your latest acquisition
Replies: 629
Views: 161678

Re: Your latest acquisition

@ Brian, I am very pleased with this model and, yes, the weight is considerable. It is very easy to get hooked on to this O gauge stuff. Amazing how much larger it is than the Dapol Terrier. @Barry, I am happy to run on DC for the time being. I had intended to fit a Hornby TTS decoder but only speci...
by cadman
Thu May 27, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Your latest acquisition
Replies: 629
Views: 161678

Re: Your latest acquisition

Dapol class 08 740 Railfreight Triple Grey Stratford diesel shunter from Rails Sale, only £175.
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Very easy to fit a decoder as the lid simply unclips.
by cadman
Thu May 06, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Your latest acquisition
Replies: 629
Views: 161678

Re: Your latest acquisition

@IanS......Body Removal, there are 4 screws, one by each corner of the fuel/water tank......HB
by cadman
Mon May 03, 2021 12:02 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Scrumpy Junction
Replies: 53
Views: 14173

Re: Scrumpy Junction

They have all the stuff you need here.... https://anticsonline.uk/Category/MerControl_N1587