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by colinmc1
Tue Dec 10, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Coupling
Replies: 7
Views: 2736

Re: Coupling

I found some perfect little magnets on eBay, 1mm x 1mm round neodymiums, they have just the right amount of strength an can be separated fairly easily once glued to the coupler. I removed the hooks and glued (uv glue) the magnet onto the flat part of the remaining coupler. Making sure to get a N - S...
by colinmc1
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: T Gauge Modelling Tips, Tricks & Tutorials
Topic: scaling down OO card models
Replies: 2
Views: 1334

scaling down OO card models

I have found a number of free card models for buildings and bridges but they are on OO scale. I know the ratio to scale N Gauge down to T Gauge is 33% but I have tried printing these OO in various scaled down ratios but cant seem to get it right, does anyone know what the correct ratio is that I sho...
by colinmc1
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Coupling
Replies: 7
Views: 2736

Re: Coupling

Thanks for the advice guys. I might also experiment with some tiny magnets
by colinmc1
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: Coupling
Replies: 7
Views: 2736

Coupling

I’m new to T-Scale and am hoping someone can advise me on the easiest way to couple the carriages & engines. I’ve read that they don’t auto couple. I’ve tried various methods but if I get the couplers connected I can’t get the wheels aligned onto the tracks and if I get the wheels mounted ...