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by RogerB
Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: More baseboards.
Replies: 32
Views: 1277

Re: More baseboards.

brian1951 wrote:
Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:39 pm
Only 10ft x 5ft Brian, you can get loads in with n gauge.
Looks good Brian. Your eyesight is obviously better than mine. R-
by RogerB
Wed Oct 28, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Other Electrical/Electronics
Topic: Tiny Servo
Replies: 5
Views: 85

Re: Tiny Servo

Thanks TDD for the info and the new images. Certainly look to be amazingly tiny and up against some of the other slow motion servos [ not the Tower Pro ] not unbearably expensive. I imagine, given their intended use, they will be very robust. Look forward to hearing more when convenient. R-
by RogerB
Tue Oct 27, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Other Electrical/Electronics
Topic: Tiny Servo
Replies: 5
Views: 85

Re: Tiny Servo

Never looked there. I saw the label and looked up the UK website. I'm not sure of your model but the 3 linear motors they have in stock are in the £17 range. Would be interested to hear how you get on with them especially if they make much noise. R-
by RogerB
Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Other Electrical/Electronics
Topic: Tiny Servo
Replies: 5
Views: 85

Re: Tiny Servo

Keramba! They are indeed quite pricey, I hope you can put it to use. Is the power consumption similar to the 9g ones you refer to [and which I use] or do you need another circuit? R-
by RogerB
Fri Oct 23, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: One resistor - more than one LED - risk?
Replies: 8
Views: 164

Re: One resistor - more than one LED - risk?

Great idea Rick. I mostly use the LED bulbs that are pre-wired and have a resistor already in place and heat shrunk in. The wires simply drop through the baseboard and attach to the the power supply via press fit connectors. My buildings are not fixed to the baseboard and [in most cases] the roofs l...
by RogerB
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: LOW GHYLL
Replies: 525
Views: 85898

Re: LOW GHYLL

Now look! Far too organised, neat and purposeful.

Seriously, lovely work. Not really surprised and I’m sure you’ll have many enjoyable, frustrating and memorable moments in there.

Very envious of your skill, patience and workmanship.

R-
by RogerB
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Houston - we have a problem!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 36
Views: 1818

Re: Houston - we have a problem!!!!!!!!!

bulleidboy wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 5:35 pm
The belisha beacons do start in unison, but slowly get out of sequence(?).
Not really paid much attention - are Belisha beacons in sync in the real world?

R-
by RogerB
Wed Oct 21, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Z Scale Town Site with Linear Motion Moving Cars
Replies: 7
Views: 579

Re: Z Scale Town Site with Linear Motion Moving Cars

Great innovation and a fantastic effect. Very clever. R-
by RogerB
Mon Oct 19, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Somerset and Dorset - are you a fan?
Replies: 1
Views: 703

Re: Somerset and Dorset - are you a fan?

Thank you Barry. A very well packed parcel arrived this morning with four beautiful condition books inside. Much appreciated? R-
by RogerB
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Houston - we have a problem!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 36
Views: 1818

Re: Houston - we have a problem!!!!!!!!!

Steve M wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:16 pm
Barry it’s one or the other. :D

Try this:

http://led.linear1.org/led.wiz

Thanks Steve - good find now saved to my favourites. All I've got to do now is remember at some future date that I have done that and find it! R-