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by Berryman
Sat Apr 27, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)

Breaking news ! The layout was gently dismantled and all the parts carefully stored for a new layout. This topic is closed. But I'll be back with a new project ! :D
by Berryman
Thu Apr 25, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Llwyndrissi Halt.
Replies: 332
Views: 20849

Re: Llwyndrissi Halt.

Hello Mountain, your layout is progressing nicely. I'll follow with a great interest. Maybe I'll borrow a few ideas for mine if you don't mind. :lol:
by Berryman
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

Your layout will be finished before mine because I'm not very good at scenery.
by Berryman
Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Micro layout in O-16.5
Replies: 33
Views: 1727

Re: Micro layout in O-16.5

PinkNosedPenguin wrote:P.S. Note there is no sign of the Hobgoblin cans anymore - no prizes for guessing what happened to them :lol:
Maybe someone drank them. :lol: Who knows...
by Berryman
Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

Berryman wrote:Next step: painting the track. Two ideas: Tamiya TS1 or Liquitex "raw sienna". All your advices are welcome.
I found the solution right here (thanks PinkNosedPenguin):
https://www.newrailwaymodellers.co.uk/Forums/viewtopic.php?f=22&t=54002&p=667643#p667642
by Berryman
Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

Thanks Mountain.
by Berryman
Mon Apr 22, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Micro layout in O-16.5
Replies: 33
Views: 1727

Re: Micro layout in O-16.5

Congrats. You did a wonderful track work. I'm a little bit jealous about it. :mrgreen:
by Berryman
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

I put a small heat sink on the back of the LM317 and a car bulb as cheap overload protection.

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by Berryman
Mon Apr 22, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

Next step: painting the track. Two ideas: Tamiya TS1 or Liquitex "raw sienna". All your advices are welcome.

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by Berryman
Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Lybster Station.
Replies: 19
Views: 871

Re: Lybster Station.

Very interesting topic. I'll follow with a great interest.
by Berryman
Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

Mountain wrote:Impressive Berryman.
Thanks Mountain.
Mountain wrote:Does it have a form of overload protection?
Not yet. I'll use a very old trick: a car bulb. I also left enought room for a little heat sink.
by Berryman
Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

Re: 00 gauge micro layout

Thanks glencairn.
This afternoon I built my own DC controller with one LM317 and a ON/OFF/ON two way toggle switch. It works very well. I need another one but I ran out of electronic stuff.

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by Berryman
Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 00 gauge micro layout (closed)
Replies: 13
Views: 559

00 gauge micro layout (closed)

Hello everyone, I have decided to build a micro layout (inspired by the Hornby R9057 trakmat) to get some experience in 00 gauge and, of course, to have a lot of fun. I have built a 0.67m x 1.27m baseboard. I used two Peco points (I need two more), Hornby track sections and second hand Fleischmann H...
by Berryman
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Removing decals from a Hornby 0-4-0 steam loco
Replies: 10
Views: 525

Re: Removing decals from a Hornby 0-4-0 steam loco

Thanks gentlemen for all your very helpful replies.

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