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by miffy
Mon Apr 26, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Goodwood
Replies: 4
Views: 808

Re: Goodwood

Puddles wrote: Sat Apr 24, 2021 9:14 pm Spent a glorious sunny lotus track day at Goodwood with some of my petrol head buddies.
Any one from the forum there today?

Puddles
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Not since I sold my Elise S1
by miffy
Sun Apr 04, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??
Replies: 37
Views: 9280

Re: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??

darkscot wrote: Wed Mar 31, 2021 4:14 pm
miffy wrote: Thu Mar 25, 2021 11:41 am We use a BT phone system very similar to this, no nuisance or scam calls for over two years :)
That had me thinking! We are with Plusnet (which is really BT) and they also offer 'call protect' service.
Ours is actually a pair of handsets called Premium Twin. I think I paid £60 for the two
by miffy
Thu Mar 25, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??
Replies: 37
Views: 9280

Re: "RING" Doorbell - Any good??

About five years ago one of my work colleagues got one of these for his mother https://www.truecall.co.uk/ She had early dementia and was always falling victim to scams. A salesman sold her a burglar alarm system even though she already had one. We use a BT phone system very similar to this, no nui...
by miffy
Wed Nov 11, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Sheffield Midland derailment
Replies: 3
Views: 1356

Re: Sheffield Midland derailment

Curved Hornby points?
by miffy
Wed Oct 14, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Dcc bus
Replies: 8
Views: 1858

Re: Dcc bus

Can you recommend a DCC circuit breaker? Mike Yes. :D Ready made is the excellent PSX-1, then there is the Tam Valley CFJ003. A third is the On Guard unit, but this is fixed to 4.0Amp trip current Kit form, then the MERG Kit 57 DCO is a good unit. But here you need to be a MERG member and build the...
by miffy
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Dcc bus
Replies: 8
Views: 1858

Re: Dcc bus

Can you recommend a DCC circuit breaker?

Mike
by miffy
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Something different
Replies: 6
Views: 2250

Re: Something different

by miffy
Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Product Review
Topic: Rapido APT-E
Replies: 11
Views: 6818

Re: Rapido APT-E

I'm waiting for someone to translate it into Chinese and then back into English
by miffy
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: TrackShack is now closed permanently.
Replies: 9
Views: 2352

Re: TrackShack is now closed permanently.

Oh that is so sad, John will be missed. I know all our thoughts are with him at this time.
by miffy
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: For Formula 1 Fans
Replies: 25
Views: 5412

Re: For Formula 1 Fans

If and when you do decide to go, avoid Silverstone. Although the track is spectacular and often produces good racing, it’s awful for spectators. It’s spread over such a large, flat area you con rarely see more than one corner at a time. I much prefer more compact layouts such as Brands Hatch, Barce...