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by sapper_k
Thu May 20, 2010 4:23 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: emu arcing
Replies: 53
Views: 5174

Re: emu arcing

i have bein "toying" with this idea myself but going about it a different way using surface mount LED's (as there mm in size) hide them behind rails in points (or wherever you want an "arc") with 2 pins for the conductors then have a small hanging conductor on the bottom of whate...
by sapper_k
Tue Apr 13, 2010 4:19 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: A question for all you ELC minded people
Replies: 5
Views: 435

Re: A question for all you ELC minded people

thanks flashbang i'l have look ta

ELC. - electric
by sapper_k
Tue Apr 13, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: A question for all you ELC minded people
Replies: 5
Views: 435

A question for all you ELC minded people

I have been looking around on the net for a diagram....... I have just built an automatic reversing unit for DC and im sort of getting into this ELC stuff lol Now my question......... Is it possible to make your own DCC decoders that would be compatible with the more common controllers ie hornby or ...
by sapper_k
Wed Jul 29, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Crayholt
Replies: 67
Views: 6893

Re: Crayholt

i signed for 4 years, you have to give 12 months notice to leave, you can hand notice to terminate in at 3 year point, so you serve your 4. if you want to serve longer you dont have to sign anything you just keep serving to your 22 year point ( 24 year point if you take the new V-ENG ) the army alwa...
by sapper_k
Wed Jul 01, 2009 9:39 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Springfield, 'N' 6x3 Modern Era DCC
Replies: 249
Views: 37145

Re: N gauge 6x3 Modern Era Layout *Videos on page 8*

i would have put the station at the top of that last trackplan you posted
so you can have the two lines coming off of the two mainlines for the platforms and keep the twom mainlines for "fast track/ freight"

just a thought


kye
by sapper_k
Fri Jun 12, 2009 9:28 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Crayholt
Replies: 67
Views: 6893

Re: Crayholt

hi

ive just noticed this thread, your layout is really neat and tidy, i wish any of my little areas were that tidy i have STUFF everywhere
your wiring looks neat and i like the keyboard draw idea

keep up the good work

i will keep an eye on this one




kye
by sapper_k
Wed Jun 10, 2009 9:06 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 1st attempt @ Hornby trackmat layout!
Replies: 16
Views: 1824

Re: 1st attempt @ Hornby trackmat layout!

wait out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1 you must be a squaddy??? im a signaller in the royal engineers, i hate using terms like that out of work lol keep up the good work mate, weve just had a little girl and i still make time for the hobby (not as much as i would like but hey) the best of both worlds ...
by sapper_k
Wed May 27, 2009 10:48 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Stumpy's loft.
Replies: 133
Views: 13567

Re: Stumpy's loft.

hi i been watching this layout develop really well, especially this wall you are building behind the station some great ideas there, the printing of the arch way "genius" i would have sat there and made 23 individual arches and been at it all year lol i was just looking at the hight of the...
by sapper_k
Mon May 18, 2009 11:41 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Barks 1st layout, N gauge 6' x 3'
Replies: 293
Views: 41482

Re: Barks 1st layout, N gauge 6' x 3'

come on barks not heard from you in a while you must be nearly finished now


so any updates?


kye
by sapper_k
Sat May 16, 2009 5:21 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: 1st attempt @ Hornby trackmat layout!
Replies: 16
Views: 1824

Re: 1st attempt @ Hornby trackmat layout!

a good start keep up the good work,

Acky190 wrote: we are based over here for the next 2 1/2 years

whys that?
by sapper_k
Sun Apr 26, 2009 3:37 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Baseboard
Replies: 12
Views: 846

Re: Baseboard

i beleive oo gauge is

4mm to the foot
or
1/76


hope that answers your q.


kye
by sapper_k
Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:45 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Southern Garage Layout (old pics up to page 27 added)
Replies: 661
Views: 55264

Re: Southern Garage Layout [latest... page 40]

the start of your bridge is coming along nicely, i love the face tht your building a model replica of a real place, the whole layout is really impressive, the video was great. i have found myself with gravesend that you need so much research to build something so well. and my layout isnt anywhere ne...
by sapper_k
Sun Apr 19, 2009 11:15 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Hamsend. the end. or is it the begenning?
Replies: 125
Views: 14632

Re: End of the line. new pics!

the buildings look really good however just a bit clean
the weathering on the wagons is great, if you did it the just apply a bit of the same to the buildings to "dirty them up" then i think it will give it a more "realism" feeling

jolly good show

keep up the good work

kye
by sapper_k
Fri Apr 17, 2009 9:22 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Yewstan Street Station-preserved railway-rocky update!
Replies: 20
Views: 2404

Re: Yewstan Street Station-preserved railway-rocky update!

dunno if it was just me but "Yewstan"

Yewstan we have a problem















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