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by spturner
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:10 am
Forum: T Gauge Modelling Tips, Tricks & Tutorials
Topic: Points - the achilles heel
Replies: 30
Views: 37580

Re: Points - the achilles heel

Has anyone contacted the folks over at Fast Tracks? Seems like they have turnout assembly fixtures in just about every gauge except T. They even have Zm at 4.5 mm! It looks like all of their fixtures are built to order anyway, so if enough of us requested it maybe they'd make a #6 or #8 turnout guid...
by spturner
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: DCC Developments & Experimentation
Replies: 66
Views: 62109

Re: DCC Developments & Experimentation

For installation of the DCX65, I mostly copied from the photos of your installation, as best I could. I cut the busbars, lifted out the motor, clipped off the majority of the plastic supporting the motor leads, and clipped those leads back as short as I dared. I cut pieces of black and red wire from...
by spturner
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: T Gauge General Discussions
Topic: DCC Developments & Experimentation
Replies: 66
Views: 62109

Re: DCC Developments & Experimentation

I just recently converted my GNER to DCC and to my surprise and amazement, it works! One thing that doesn't seem to work is the lights. Has anyone successfully wired the lights on one of these units? I tried soldering directly to the lightboard but that didn't do the job. I'd appreciate any guidance...