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by hobby boy
Tue Mar 31, 2009 7:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Ninian Junction - And so it is finished, see last post.
Replies: 175
Views: 23052

Re: Ninian Junction

is there going to be any more updates? Why thank you for asking, I've had so many problems with the point motor system that theres not much of an update to make except that I've finally solved the problem! I found a 24v power supply going spare in the house so have cut of the moulded plug and it wo...
by hobby boy
Tue Mar 31, 2009 7:52 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Ninian Junction - And so it is finished, see last post.
Replies: 175
Views: 23052

Re: Ninian Junction

Have you tried out the hornby surface mounted point motors?
You can sometimes get faulty ones but when they work they always switch the point and are quiet :D :D :D :lol:
by hobby boy
Mon Mar 30, 2009 8:09 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Ninian Junction - And so it is finished, see last post.
Replies: 175
Views: 23052

Re: Ninian Junction

is there going to be any more updates?
by hobby boy
Sun Mar 29, 2009 8:33 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Ninian Junction - And so it is finished, see last post.
Replies: 175
Views: 23052

Re: Ninian Junction

And today I got it! Turned out that the PSU that was powering the CDU was faulty and had blown meaning it was not working, I've got a new one on order. You'd never believe it. I got the new plug yesterday and to my astonishment it's faulty! i've had a faulty transformer before because of a loose wi...
by hobby boy
Fri Mar 20, 2009 4:05 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Andrew's garage layout - Hookstoke Junction
Replies: 122
Views: 21275

Re: hobby boys layout

I finally got pictures on, apparantly i have to make it smaller so enjoy the pictures of my layout
by hobby boy
Fri Mar 20, 2009 3:59 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Andrew's garage layout - Hookstoke Junction
Replies: 122
Views: 21275

Re: hobby boys layout

How do you get pictures in?
by hobby boy
Thu Mar 19, 2009 5:31 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Andrew's garage layout - Hookstoke Junction
Replies: 122
Views: 21275

Andrew's garage layout - Hookstoke Junction

I've only come back to the hobby a few weeks ago. my layout is on a board that is 8x6. So far i have laid all the track, added trains, 1 point motor and thats it. The Gauge of the track is 00 and pictures will be posted soon
by hobby boy
Wed Mar 18, 2009 6:44 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Ninian Junction - And so it is finished, see last post.
Replies: 175
Views: 23052

Re: Ninian Junction

why don't you use the peco switches. they only cost about £2 each :D
by hobby boy
Wed Mar 18, 2009 7:25 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Re: My 8x4 Layout - Is no more
Replies: 23
Views: 13502

Re: My 8x4 Layout

i've got my model railway in the garage and i have a thomas trains set (out of the 4 i have got) The layout is a good hight and has 7 trains on it. i also have one point motor.
by hobby boy
Wed Mar 18, 2009 7:03 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Ninian Junction - And so it is finished, see last post.
Replies: 175
Views: 23052

Re: Ninian Junction

Wired up one more point motor, D. Took me 3 hours and was definatly the worst to wire so far. 6 SOLDER BURNS!! Very painful. It normally takes me 15 minutes to wire up a point motor and i have only been burnt once. I only have one point motor on my layout at the moment but altogether i have 5. Quit...

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