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by Hound Dog
Sun Dec 08, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: My layout
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: My layout

Hi,

Looking good - especially like how the embankment and backscene blend together so nicely.
by Hound Dog
Thu Dec 05, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Heavy Weathering or what.....
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Heavy Weathering or what.....

During a rare business trip to Great Yarmouth yesterday, I spotted a pair of very filthy Class 66's idling away in one of the platforms...…..at least we now know where the dirt from track cleaning goes !...….
by Hound Dog
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Dapol Junction Bracket Signals
Replies: 17
Views: 198

Re: Dapol Junction Bracket Signals

I agree it looks like the JST micro connector and for sure there are jumper cables readily available for same, but equally it could also be any one of many other similar connector types from many other manufacturers eg TE/AMP or Molex etc...... are there any markings on the connector ? Cutting the w...
by Hound Dog
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: OO 4mm/ft, EM & S4/P4
Topic: Dapol Junction Bracket Signals
Replies: 17
Views: 198

Re: Dapol Junction Bracket Signals

Surely an extension cable must be available for such situations ?...... if not you can perhaps make you own with a pair of matching male and female connector and a length of suitable cable...... if you can post a picture of the connector I can try to help identify the type etc
by Hound Dog
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Network Rail - Sale 1
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: Network Rail - Sale 1

No longer for sale - thanks
by Hound Dog
Sun Dec 01, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Network Rail Sale - 2
Replies: 0
Views: 78

Network Rail Sale - 2

As I redefine the era(s) that I want to run on my layout, I find that I have a few items of rolling stock which will not apply...….one such Item is a new Bachmann Windhoff MPV...…..this has never been run and is DCC ready, comes in new condition with detail pack and a very tidy box...….average price...
by Hound Dog
Sun Dec 01, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Network Rail - Sale 1
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Network Rail - Sale 1

As I redefine the era(s) that I want to run on my layout, I find that I have a few items of rolling stock which will not apply...….one such Item is an almost new Hornby Class 31 (31233) in Network Rail Yellow...…..this has hardly been run and is DCC fitted with running lights, comes in great conditi...
by Hound Dog
Mon Nov 04, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Walking the dog - this morning
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: Walking the dog - this morning

Wish I could walk the dog(s) tomorrow morning, but sadly today we had to make that heart wrenching decision to put to sleep Daisy our 14 year old Basset Hound.......she was the loveliest dog from the first day to last, but she had just had enough and it was time for her to rest. Been through this a ...
by Hound Dog
Thu Oct 31, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Backscenes
Replies: 11
Views: 396

Re: Backscenes

Hi - this is something that is still on my to-do list, so many thanks for the insights...... these look good and certainly give me food for thought - thanks
by Hound Dog
Tue Oct 29, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: My layout
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: My layout

Hi - looks really interesting with lots of potential........ the only advice I would offer is to try to resist the temptation to have too much track ( not sure I followed that advice myself but that is part of learning), as it is the scenery that transforms things and the best layouts I have seen ha...