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by Hugha
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Loco repair
Replies: 7
Views: 1127

Loco repair

I have a broken wire on a Hornby loco which needs replacing, it’s the connection between the engine and the tender, anybody know where I can get this done? I’m based in North West Kent.

Thanks
by Hugha
Tue Jan 01, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Direction problem with new decoder
Replies: 9
Views: 1481

Re: Direction problem with new decoder

I’ve changed the CV number by 1 and all now seems to be ok. Easier than having to take the tender to pieces to turn the decoder 180 degrees
by Hugha
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Direction problem with new decoder
Replies: 9
Views: 1481

Re: Direction problem with new decoder

Opps typo error :oops:
by Hugha
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Direction problem with new decoder
Replies: 9
Views: 1481

Re: Direction problem with new decoder

I’ve got a NCE Powercab so should be able to reprogram on CV 27 then.

Thanks
by Hugha
Mon Dec 31, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Direction problem with new decoder
Replies: 9
Views: 1481

Direction problem with new decoder

Hi all
I’ve just installed a new 8 pin DCC Concepts decoder into a new loco, all went well however after programming it I have to select reverse for the loco to go forward and forward for reverse. Any ideas how to correct this?

Regards
by Hugha
Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Rotary tools
Replies: 10
Views: 2483

Re: Rotary tools

I brought a cordless version from EBAY, great at first good battery life then just died, wouldn’t charge or do anything. Need to replace it and again looking at cordless for convenience ( just a better quality one) but concerned at the comment that corded are better. Anybody else find this or are th...
by Hugha
Sat Oct 06, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Model Railway Events
Topic: The great model railway challenge
Replies: 75
Views: 13812

Re: The great model railway challenge

I watched and was a bit disappointed, the female judge I thought was very blunt with the contestants but my main grumble was the music, it downgraded the whole programme. Thought the best layout won though but not sure I like the novelty themes, surely would be better to have real modelling themes s...