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by rail450
Sat Apr 18, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco
Replies: 55
Views: 41862

Re: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco

Update:

bogies casted and assembled
BR01_Vor_Nachlaeufer_komplett_0.jpg

BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Thu Apr 09, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GWR Steam
Replies: 10
Views: 2459

Re: GWR Steam

Laser printer would be ok - but ink decals prepared in water ?
by rail450
Thu Apr 09, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GWR Steam
Replies: 10
Views: 2459

Re: GWR Steam

Hi,
which decal material and which laser printer are you using?
BR,
Siegfried
by rail450
Mon Apr 06, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco
Replies: 55
Views: 41862

Re: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco

Hello, Wolfgang, I have my model made in the jewellery industry using the investment casting method. I transfer the STL-files and receive the cast model by mail. the models from shapewyas were always only half-finished - I always had to rework them. My models from the jewellery industry can be used ...
by rail450
Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco
Replies: 55
Views: 41862

Re: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco

Update:

a first small series is structured as follows:

20200405_Update_tgauge.jpg

BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco
Replies: 55
Views: 41862

Re: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco

Update:

now also the bogies are constructed true to detail - they will be cast out of brass

Bogies.jpg
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BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: The very wierd situation......
Replies: 2
Views: 801

Re: The very wierd situation......

If it wasn't for the virus, we'd be okay despite the output restriction. I have stocked up our food supplies and can now avoid any contact with the many covid-19 ignorants for the next 8 weeks. MY HOME IS MY CASTLE Since March 16th I have been working exclusively in the home office and will not be b...
by rail450
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: DCC Developments & Experimentation
Replies: 64
Views: 55684

Re: DCC Developments & Experimentation

Hi Doug,

I need DCX65 fotos showing the used colors to solder my cables in same order as yours

BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Sun Mar 15, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: DCC Developments & Experimentation
Replies: 64
Views: 55684

Re: DCC Developments & Experimentation

Hi Doug,

I have ordered the DCX65 without cables. please describe the wiring of the coloured cables , their functions and show the complete schematics.

Thanks.

Siegfried
by rail450
Sat Feb 01, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: We've not gone anywhere!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 1009

Re: We've not gone anywhere!!!

Hi,
thank you for citating my mail...but how much duty we will have to pay in the future remains to be seen.

I very much hope that Scotland will return to the EU.

best wishes from the EU,

Siegfried
by rail450
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Minimum Radius
Replies: 3
Views: 1622

Re: Minimum Radius

edit: In the standards of European Model Railways you can also find the capture cant in the track curve ...... In model railway operation, a superelevation is possible from the not necessary for dynamic reasons; they require even increases the risk of vehicles tipping inwards. For this reason, one s...
by rail450
Wed Dec 18, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Minimum Radius
Replies: 3
Views: 1622

Re: Minimum Radius

Hello, Mike, you ask for the smallest possible radius...but not the smallest possible radius but the smallest true to scale radius is important. In the standards of European Model Railways (NEM), the smallest arc radius is defined as follows: Smallest recommended arc radius = 25 x G (gauge) .... up ...
by rail450
Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Coupling
Replies: 7
Views: 2214

Re: Coupling

At supermagnetman.com are very small magnets available:

0.012" (0.3mm) dia x 0.019" (0.5mm) long
by rail450
Thu Dec 05, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: T Gauge Modelling Tips, Tricks & Tutorials
Topic: scaling down OO card models
Replies: 2
Views: 1112

Re: scaling down OO card models

yes, this is the mathematical calculation of the downscaling.

In the new 1:450 model, however, the minimum wall thickness must be checked.

Shapeways will not print below the minimum.

BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Class 08 - RTR
Replies: 6
Views: 2045

Re: Class 08 - RTR

Edit:

the lenght of the dead area in the middle of the electrial ponit is about 18mm

and the total wheelbase of the Class 08 RTR is 2 x 7,89mm = 15,58mm
by rail450
Tue Nov 26, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Class 08 - RTR
Replies: 6
Views: 2045

Re: Class 08 - RTR

Hi,
I'm afraid with only three axles this shunter won't run over points - it'll stop.
BR,
Siegfried
by rail450
Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Something I'm going to look at........
Replies: 1
Views: 1591

Re: Something I'm going to look at........

Hi all,

there are also Nano RFID Transponder available (2,5mm x 2,5mm x 0,3mm) at https://www.rfidsolutions.de/rfid-produ ... onder-uhf/
Nano_RFID.JPG
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BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco
Replies: 55
Views: 41862

Re: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco

Update: i like to combine the following materials to reach the maximum weight of the loco (from left to rigt):: BR01_PBG.jpg housing and chassis set A: total weigt = 2,2g housing plastic = 0,3g chassis brass = 1,9g housing and chassis set B: total weigt = 3,8g housing brass = 1,9g chassis brass = 1,...
by rail450
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco
Replies: 55
Views: 41862

Re: GERMAN Schnellzuglokomotive BR01 steam loco

Update:

the isolation is very simple by using plastic chassis with glued current collectors
BR01_chassis_plastic.jpg
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and so I willl run next tests with the new chassis.

BR,

Siegfried
by rail450
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: T Gauge Custom Rolling Stock
Topic: GERMAN shunting engine BR89 steam lokomotive
Replies: 10
Views: 6782

Re: GERMAN shunting engine BR89 steam lokomotive

not planned yet.

I´m very very sure that nobody may pay the real value of contruction, assembly and material

my work shows what's possible not what's buyable - and there is still a lot possible :D