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by dtb
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: DC or DCC that is the question!
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Re: DC or DCC that is the question!

I always check what I'm buying, never had an issue where I have purchased a loco and don't know whether it's DC only or DCC fitted.

From my experience where accidently putting a DC loco onto the DCC track will give a buzzing sound, I think at least anyway, not done it too often.
by dtb
Sat Oct 10, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 427

Re: Newbie

welcome to MRF, we all have questions from time to time and I only post on this forum when the need arises as i have found plenty of helpful suggestions and solutions as it's a great friendly site.
by dtb
Sat Oct 10, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Your latest acquisition
Replies: 394
Views: 58360

Re: Your latest acquisition

3 Bachmann TEA's, this came yesterday Roco BR110 with sound to add to my DR collection and waiting on 9 DR wagons
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by dtb
Sat Oct 10, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: My Hattons account
Replies: 10
Views: 252

Re: My Hattons account

Nope, all good here no issues
by dtb
Sun Oct 04, 2020 2:54 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Your latest acquisition
Replies: 394
Views: 58360

Re: Your latest acquisition

Current purchase a sound decoder for a loco not yet released :geek: Well I do have to balance the purchases, waiting on the Hornby 'City of Salford' it's press released shortly followed by stock availability, none of the Bachmann bull re the 1P that I have lost interest in since it takes them 5 year...
by dtb
Tue Sep 29, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Hornby Book of Trains
Replies: 4
Views: 188

Re: Hornby Book of Trains

I'll take it then please

thank you
by dtb
Tue Sep 29, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Hornby Book of Trains
Replies: 4
Views: 188

Re: Hornby Book of Trains

what is the postage estimated at Brian please
by dtb
Wed Sep 23, 2020 12:33 am
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: DCC Sound Volume
Replies: 7
Views: 440

Re: DCC Sound Volume

You probably need a better quality speaker, do you know which is fitted in the loco. I recently purchased a sound decoder and speaker from CoastalDCC and the sound was awful, it was very quiet when running the loco, it just stayed on tick over with no engine sound increase, other sounds including th...
by dtb
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: 0-4-0 motor retainer
Replies: 1
Views: 178

0-4-0 motor retainer

Does anyone have any tips or tricks to get this motor clip back, already bent this one so will need to obtain another and try again. The worm came off the motor shaft so while it was apart I gave it a service but struggling to get the clip back. Thanks https://i.postimg.cc/qq1DTGjd/20200830-214242.j...
by dtb
Sat Aug 29, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Greetings from sunny Cheshire
Replies: 12
Views: 651

Re: Greetings from sunny Cheshire

welcome to the site (from a Macc lad :D )