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by dtb
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: which shade of paint?
Replies: 6
Views: 347

which shade of paint?

suggestions please for flesh paint and driver's / fireman's overalls etc
could obviously look on the internet, however would be great to hear others opinions

thanks
by dtb
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: TrackShack is now closed permanently.
Replies: 9
Views: 473

Re: TrackShack is now closed permanently.

how sad, used them frequently, always provided a great service at great prices.
many wishes
by dtb
Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: hornby R3244TTS Duke of Gloucester
Replies: 11
Views: 535

Re: hornby R3244TTS Duke of Gloucester

Thanks all

I searched the Hornby forum on Yelrow's suggestion and found a post that along with CV150 also to change CV154 and CV155. Going for a play now, will let you know.
by dtb
Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: hornby R3244TTS Duke of Gloucester
Replies: 11
Views: 535

Re: hornby R3244TTS Duke of Gloucester

Rog (RJ) wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 2:54 pm
What decoder are you using? Some do show these strange speed changes.
Factory fitted TTS
by dtb
Sun Aug 02, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: hornby R3244TTS Duke of Gloucester
Replies: 11
Views: 535

hornby R3244TTS Duke of Gloucester

Small issue with the above On DCC SS128, slow running from 003 to 020 loco jerks as it slowly runs, issue clears as the speed is increased. It's a pre-owned loco and DC running is enabled, wheels clean, track clean etc etc I will turn DC running off and put it on the rolling road for an hour but apa...
by dtb
Sun Aug 02, 2020 12:25 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For Formula 1 Fans
Replies: 25
Views: 814

Re: For Formula 1 Fans

Last time I went to the British GP it was at Brands Hatch in 1970 - and the race was won by Jochen Rindt in a Gold Leaf Team Lotus 72. In those days, if there was a supporting saloon car race, most of the F1 drivers would take part - the site of Jim Clark three-wheeling a Cortina Lotus around Druid...
by dtb
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For Formula 1 Fans
Replies: 25
Views: 814

Re: For Formula 1 Fans

Silverstone is definitely on my bucket list, the plan is to hire a small recreation van. However SiL is looking to buy a camper van for fishing trips so that may be the way we go. Richard used to go to Silverstone regularly in the 80's to watch the mighty Group C Sportcars and the Porsche 962 v Lan...
by dtb
Mon Jul 27, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Is this a mad price?
Replies: 10
Views: 577

Re: Is this a mad price?

Walkingthedog wrote:
Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:51 pm
Think they are Hornby Dublo going by the coupling.
pretty certain you are correct WTD Hornby Dublo 2250 for the power car, trailing coach was separate I believe, £300 for a nice set on the bay.
by dtb
Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: Keith Robinson scrap wood creation
Replies: 9
Views: 734

Re: Keith Robinson scrap wood creation

:lol: where did the 1 come from, should be 40 years :D but actually 42 this year and I'm back on Monday after 18 weeks off :|

well at least i can book a holiday when I get back, that'll please the manager :lol: , full entitlement to take in the last 4 months of the year.
by dtb
Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: Keith Robinson scrap wood creation
Replies: 9
Views: 734

Re: Keith Robinson scrap wood creation

I have spent 140 years in the builders merchants industry and timber has been getting more expensive, so 12mm ply can be up to 30 quid a sheet.