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by dtb
Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: Layout Track & Design
Topic: Second hand track worth it?
Replies: 18
Views: 803

Re: Second hand track worth it?

I have used peco flexi track (914mm) as my layout is quite large, but pretty sure a double straight is at least 300mm, so 22ft of track for 15 quid seems fair but obviously this depends on the size of your intended layout. When I buy anything I always check my options on fleabay and the usual online...
by dtb
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Annual trip to Catalunya
Replies: 50
Views: 7439

Re: Annual trip to Catalunya

yes that's a great circuit, good luck on your trip, I'll be at Silverstone next year
by dtb
Sat Jul 04, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: Bachmann Spares
Replies: 13
Views: 2292

Re: Bachmann Spares

I askked Bachmann this week for an ebay purchase Class 03 glazing and cab steps, couldn't help me

Seller omitted the info from the auction page so loco has been returned, instead i now have a very nice Hornby Class 08 in BR Green with wasp stripes and sound :D
by dtb
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: DIY printable brick paper.
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: DIY printable brick paper.

I have some saved pdf's from paperbrick, there are some wordsworth mixed in but if anyone needs them let me know.

The file is only 60mb so easily emailed.

Image
by dtb
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: Bachmann Spares
Replies: 13
Views: 2292

Re: Bachmann Spares

asked about spare steps for a Class 03 on Friday, got a response before 10am today.
by dtb
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:45 am
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: Bachmann Spares
Replies: 13
Views: 2292

Re: Bachmann Spares

I posted a ques during COVID and got a next day reply, I was very surprised by the quick response and very informative answer.
by dtb
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:40 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: That was a long shift......
Replies: 13
Views: 1569

Re: That was a long shift......

well done Steve, can't do with scum but can't post my thoughts here, F1 restarts his weekend so something to look forward to :D
by dtb
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:33 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Aldi tools not always a bargain now
Replies: 2
Views: 917

Re: Aldi tools not always a bargain now

Toolstation want 5 quid for delivery & no way will I travel to my nearest Screwfix when I have an Aldi on my doorstep, having said that I don't buy from the first place anyway
by dtb
Sat Jun 27, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: Bachmann
Topic: Bachmann Spares
Replies: 13
Views: 2292

Re: Bachmann Spares

I have always found Bachmann quick to respond to any service / spares questions I have had.

Have you contacted them yet?
by dtb
Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:42 am
Forum: Other Electrical/Electronics
Topic: SpeedWagon?
Replies: 15
Views: 1749

Re: SpeedWagon?

40 quid! possibly milking a few pence worth of electronic there.
Well it's a third towards a sound decoder or 2 thirds toward a s/h shunter on flea bay.
Though some will, even if it was half the price I personally cannot see the benefit of it.