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by DavidTheMad
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: T Gauge Modelling Tips, Tricks & Tutorials
Topic: Isolating tracks.
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Re: Isolating tracks.

The plan is to have 3 tracks running clockwise and 3 tracks running counter-clockwise, giving a choice between 6 trains to run on the main lines. And I have FINALLY modified one of the old DC beige controllers into a PWM with a return delay of 25 seconds rather than the standard 5 seconds. I am hopi...
by DavidTheMad
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: T Gauge Modelling Tips, Tricks & Tutorials
Topic: Isolating tracks.
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Isolating tracks.

I hope someone can help me out with some tips on wiring the track. I want to have all 6 tracks in my fiddle yard capable of being switched individually yet my brain can't work out whether it is safe to use the Straight Isolating Track (R-030) with the risks entailed in soldering to those tracks, or ...
by DavidTheMad
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: Shapeways Rates
Replies: 6
Views: 4825

Re: Shapeways Rates

And after 1st January 2021 all British residents will be liable to customs charges as well. Don't you just love having "Taken Back Control"? Plus all Google users, same for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Messenger, YouTube, Vimeo and Stripe, have been migrated from secure servers in Dublin and Luxemb...
by DavidTheMad
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: OzRail's steam locomotives. Help Please!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 5653

Re: OzRail's steam locomotives. Help Please!!!!

DSCN0180.JPG This is what I'm worried about. :? Straight out of the bag from Shapeways Hi Nutter, I don't use them, I have had a good few break on me. It is easier to take a bogie from to adjustable chassis and cut in to singles, if needed, or use as a double. All I use is a 1mm drill bit in a pin ...
by DavidTheMad
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Where has everybody gone?
Replies: 14
Views: 17172

Re: Where has everybody gone?

Good question, Mike! I'm not really sure what is happening.... There's a core of half a dozen users who log in on a daily basis....and there another half dozen or so who log in less frequently.....and none appear to have anything to say! And this apparent lack of interest MUST be putting of any new...
by DavidTheMad
Wed Sep 21, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Show Details & Reports
Topic: Models Weekend, Crich Tramway Village
Replies: 2
Views: 4859

Re: Models Weekend, Crich Tramway Village

This was the first time I have been back to Crich since 2012. It was an essential visit in order to see THE BRIDGE. I had some idea of what to expect, having seen Alan and Lorraine's model at Perth, but this one was Looooonnngggg. Amazing use of Google maps, Ordnance Survey maps, 3D design and print...