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Forum: Members layouts Yesterday, 06:53 PM
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Short wheelbase and cheap to build. An early...

Short wheelbase and cheap to build. An early Pacer.
Forum: For Sale Yesterday, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Walkingthedog
Ha ha. In Australia, well Perth at least, they...

Ha ha. In Australia, well Perth at least, they alway round up or down so 20-99 would be 21 or 20-43 would be 20-40.
Forum: For Sale Yesterday, 03:02 PM
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Posted By Walkingthedog
Why not just ask 30? :D:D

Why not just ask 30? :D:D
Forum: Baseboards Yesterday, 03:00 PM
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Posted By Walkingthedog
Track pins mean you can move the track if...

Track pins mean you can move the track if necessary and sometimes itís just a few mm. It gets stuck down when all is well and the ballast is added.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 12:44 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,951
Posted By Walkingthedog
You might like this TWD.

You might like this TWD.
Forum: General Modelling Yesterday, 11:39 AM
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Posted By Walkingthedog
Iíve had two next day deliveries from Hattons...

Iíve had two next day deliveries from Hattons recently at no extra charge.
Forum: Location location location Yesterday, 11:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 151
Posted By Walkingthedog
PVA is recommended for sealing concrete floors...

PVA is recommended for sealing concrete floors and a very good job it does.
Forum: Baseboards 15-07-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 281
Posted By Walkingthedog
If you go down the DCC non sound or DC route...

If you go down the DCC non sound or DC route there is no need for soundproofing either.
Forum: Wiring & Electronics 15-07-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Walkingthedog
What type of switch are you using?

What type of switch are you using?
Forum: Wanted 14-07-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 113
Posted By Walkingthedog
Probably because you called us snobs. :D:D:D ...

Probably because you called us snobs. :D:D:D

Iím pretty sure I donít have any tender drive spares left but never say never. Iíll have a search in the attic when I can breath up there. ;)
Forum: Baseboards 14-07-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 281
Posted By Walkingthedog
Sorry Dave should have said welcome to the forum.

Sorry Dave should have said welcome to the forum.
Forum: Baseboards 14-07-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 281
Posted By Walkingthedog
I prefer laying the track directly on the ply....

I prefer laying the track directly on the ply. Anything you use for sound proofing will be negated if you ballast the track. I like the sound of the wheels on the rails.
Forum: OO Scale 14-07-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 216
Posted By Walkingthedog
Fairly common practice to swap bodies. Iíve done...

Fairly common practice to swap bodies. Iíve done so several times with steam locos. Fancied a lined green version instead of black.

As John suggested it might require a little modification inside.
Forum: DCC 13-07-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 285
Posted By Walkingthedog
Seems like a good plan. I still recommend you...

Seems like a good plan. I still recommend you change to metal wheels though.

Not a good idea to hold that type of battery each side. It can drain them pretty quickly.

Good luck with your...
Forum: Members layouts 13-07-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 896
Posted By Walkingthedog
Does look tighter than 3rd rad but not easy to be...

Does look tighter than 3rd rad but not easy to be sure on a video.
Forum: HO & International 12-07-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 58
Posted By Walkingthedog
Lovely looking train Chops. Thanks for posting.

Lovely looking train Chops. Thanks for posting.
Forum: General Chat 12-07-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,951
Posted By Walkingthedog
I think it is mainly cricket when it comes to...

I think it is mainly cricket when it comes to Australia.
Forum: DCC 12-07-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 285
Posted By Walkingthedog
Regardless of the lights, change the wheels to...

Regardless of the lights, change the wheels to metal one. Plastic ones spread dirt to the track and the coaches will run much much better with metal wheels.
Forum: General Chat 12-07-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 322
Posted By Walkingthedog
My brother-in-laws father was an Air Commadore...

My brother-in-laws father was an Air Commadore who organised the air display for the RAF 50th anniversary at RAF Abingdon. It was an amazing day. Never seen a display like it. After the event the...
Forum: General Chat 12-07-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,951
Posted By Walkingthedog
I remember that. What a load of tosh. ;)

I remember that. What a load of tosh. ;)
Forum: OO Scale 12-07-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 152
Posted By Walkingthedog
Very common on branch lines.

Very common on branch lines.
Forum: General Chat 12-07-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,951
Posted By Walkingthedog
Not yet!!! Iím afraid I shall want Croatia to...

Not yet!!!
Iím afraid I shall want Croatia to win. Iím not really into sport much but never support Australia, France and Scotland. :D
Forum: Track Layout & Design 12-07-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 255
Posted By Walkingthedog
Thatís alright. I can take it. :D:D:D

Thatís alright. I can take it. :D:D:D
Forum: Track Layout & Design 12-07-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 255
Posted By Walkingthedog
I didn’t say I had done it John and didn’t say I...

I didn’t say I had done it John and didn’t say I would do it. I just said that I had "READ" about it being done. Actually read it in RM I do believe. :)

Have a look at RMWeb, plenty on there about...
Forum: Track Layout & Design 12-07-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 255
Posted By Walkingthedog
I have read about points being bent slightly to...

I have read about points being bent slightly to make them fit. I think we are talking about mm's thatís all. Better to do this than have a kink where the track joins. Can really only be done with...
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