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by hblmadt
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 00 gauge for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 88

00 gauge for sale

00 Gauge for sale Br Black J72, ex Lms Royal Scot in br green early crest, dock shunter in black with r600 profiled wheels, class 4 br standard in green 75000 and br green emu https://i.postimg.cc/Cz0tkKPj/deltic-2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/jWnvGV3x/n2-7.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/8f4bhTcH/n2-1.jpg htt...
by hblmadt
Tue Oct 22, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Announcements & Notices
Topic: Exciting announcement from Hattons
Replies: 5
Views: 791

Re: Exciting announcement from Hattons

The small coaches are a good idea we have had to rely on the outdated hornby offering or a Ratio kit or etch versions to model these coaches RTR will save a load of time and look I hope more like them
by hblmadt
Tue Oct 22, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Rails/ Dapol announcement of Wainwright D class
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: Rails/ Dapol announcement of Wainwright D class

They sound really good lets hope hornby dont try and steal some ideas again and mix things up!
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: More problems with 'Gordon'! Need strange size traction tyres.
Replies: 10
Views: 1675

Re: More problems with 'Gordon'! Need strange size traction tyres.

Thats good it could mean a reduction in the use of overscale hands with the trains!
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: ScotRail push/pull sets.
Replies: 2
Views: 774

Re: ScotRail push/pull sets.

One formation mk2s mk2d tso x2, tsot, fo, dbso another mk2z tso mk2d tso x2, tsot, fo, dbso hope this helps
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Triang R158 (old DMU) type wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 972

Re: Triang R158 (old DMU) type wheels

If you have access to a drill you might be able to rewheel the unit using hornby ringfield wheels from class 37/47 for right size. you drill them out to the right size, they will fit on the triang axles. the only other mod is if you use insulated centres you will need to fit a pickup to make up for ...
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: More problems with 'Gordon'! Need strange size traction tyres.
Replies: 10
Views: 1675

Re: More problems with 'Gordon'! Need strange size traction tyres.

I will have a look and see if i can get some if you have no luck
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Servicing OO Locos
Replies: 6
Views: 1217

Re: Servicing OO Locos

Both locos are easy to repair, it depends on your budget also as you are interested in dcc aswell. I can recommend dale longton he does repairs and dcc and model doctor
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Triang/Hornby R553 Caledonian 4-2-2 traction
Replies: 22
Views: 2859

Re: Triang/Hornby R553 Caledonian 4-2-2 traction

It maybe difficult to get a drive to fit with the tender as the tender is smaller than the lord of the isles which you could in theory use the county 4-4-0 tender drive with
by hblmadt
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Lima GWR Parcels Railcar
Replies: 6
Views: 1096

Re: Lima GWR Parcels Railcar

Might be able to source a ex lima chassis to fit the lima body as hornby have done this loco from the lima