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by Disco21
Mon Dec 10, 2012 9:52 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Recommend Paper/Card Weights
Replies: 10
Views: 2246

Re: Recommend Paper/Card Weights

Hey peeps Im off to Hobbycraft tomorrow to pick up some stuff We shall we printing onto 100gsm bright white paper initially, then looking to stick this down onto card/board before using craft knife and steel rule to trim (dads job!) What would you recommend I get in the way of card. Its initially to...
by Disco21
Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:45 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Recommend Paper/Card Weights
Replies: 10
Views: 2246

Re: Recommend Paper/Card Weights

Do we basically print out the buildings using our inkjet printer, and stick to special board/sheets and cut that and then fold?
by Disco21
Thu Nov 22, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Recommend Paper/Card Weights
Replies: 10
Views: 2246

Recommend Paper/Card Weights

Hi Can all you modellers recommend a decent weight paper and card to print kits? We're just about to start out scenery/kit builds (yet to be decided on what we need - currently thinking church/terrace houses/engine sheds etc) but would like some recommendations on what resources to use. Also, a dece...
by Disco21
Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:41 am
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Scenery/Buildings/Landscape/Trees etc...
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

Re: Scenery/Buildings/Lanscape/Trees etc...

Hi dave re the buildings why dont you try building your own. Have a look at the following site http://www.modelrailwayscenery.com/. I have used some of these buildings and they are cheap and quite easy to build. Hi Kevin You wouldn't happen to have this MEGA cd full of stuff would you .. I've taken...
by Disco21
Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Scenery/Buildings/Landscape/Trees etc...
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

Scenery/Buildings/Landscape/Trees etc...

Good Evening fellow trainers - is that such a term? We bought the Mixed Freight Hornby Set last year which came with the Hornby TrackMat R8217 layout, and equipped with the full track layout and plenty locos, carriages etc etc. Time has come, where the little one (aged 7), wants to build bridges, tu...
by Disco21
Thu Aug 02, 2012 9:39 am
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Horby P9100W (Select) Power Adapator
Replies: 2
Views: 541

Horby P9100W (Select) Power Adapator

I'm wondering if anyone can help me with regarding to a new/replacement AC Adaptor for the Horby Select. After only owning the set since xmas, and already having a replacement train set to us from the store we purchased, the select power adaptor has split and is no longer useable need a replacement/...
by Disco21
Thu May 24, 2012 11:22 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Which Train? (HELP NEEDED!)
Replies: 5
Views: 934

Re: Which Train? (HELP NEEDED!)

cheers guys

its the 1425 out of Newcastle on 21 July! (sat)
by Disco21
Thu May 24, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Which Train? (HELP NEEDED!)
Replies: 5
Views: 934

Which Train? (HELP NEEDED!)

Hi all Strictley not Models trains, but we're heading off to Worksop (Retford) in July (Sat 21) on Eastcoast Trains having booked tickets - however all seats are indivdual seats and not seated together Does anyone know how to see/check what type of train we are travelling on (from looking on google ...
by Disco21
Wed Jan 04, 2012 12:33 am
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Buying (Used, Mind Condition) Track Help/Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 1482

Re: Buying (Used, Mind Condition) Track Help/Advice

we decided to just buy new stuff and currently have an Oval, Pack A,B, C and F

Will look to get D & F other the next few months to complete the set.
by Disco21
Tue Dec 27, 2011 6:37 pm
Forum: Scratch and Kit building
Topic: Building Pack 3: Help with building the station
Replies: 0
Views: 399

Building Pack 3: Help with building the station

Hi We are having trouble assembling the (curved) platform with fence etc of Building Pack 3. There are no real instructions as such and all we have are 2 curve bracket type things, 2 straight fences with bottom slot type things, and 2 straight fences without. Managed to attach roof to building, but ...
by Disco21
Tue Dec 27, 2011 6:34 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: Downgrading DCC to original state (Analogue/DC) ?
Replies: 4
Views: 495

Re: Downgrading DCC to original state (Analogue/DC) ?

na, its not that...

we've managed to get the loco to run on the default channel (3), but i inititally thought it might be an issue with the loco when I first purchased

Merry Christmas to you all
by Disco21
Tue Dec 27, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: Downgrading DCC to original state (Analogue/DC) ?
Replies: 4
Views: 495

Downgrading DCC to original state (Analogue/DC) ?

Is it possbile, and is it a simple case of removing the Decoder Chip?
by Disco21
Mon Dec 26, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Controlling Points on DCC Layout with SELECT?
Replies: 4
Views: 891

Re: Controlling Points on DCC Layout with SELECT?

I'm not sure I've asked previously, but apologies if I did?! Could you point me in the direction of the thread

We have 3 outta 4 train running with a possible decoder issue with the 4th
by Disco21
Mon Dec 26, 2011 8:15 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Setup Help!! Mixed Freight Layout + Packs B and F
Replies: 17
Views: 1572

Re: Setup Help!! Mixed Freight Layout + Packs B and F

a little hard as he lives in Derby, and we live in North East? Anything I can do from home with just a SELECT? Instructions mite as well be in chinese for all I can understand them
by Disco21
Mon Dec 26, 2011 6:57 pm
Forum: Track/Layout Design
Topic: Setup Help!! Mixed Freight Layout + Packs B and F
Replies: 17
Views: 1572

Re: Setup Help!! Mixed Freight Layout + Packs B and F

I've managed to re-programme the BR loco, but am having trouble with Edward. I get the "8 red flashes" post programming, and it says something about reprogrammin the decoder? Any Ideas?

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