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by Ark Royal
Thu Jan 12, 2012 7:44 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: My mimic board working :)
Replies: 5
Views: 1343

Re: My mimic board working :)

Are you going to have any method of train detection, or are you simply finding out which way the points are set When you connect the point motors, you could do it via a diode matrix so that you just push a button for each line - a bit more complex, but worth it if you dont like flicking loads of swi...
by Ark Royal
Tue Jan 10, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: New discoveries???
Topic: Dimentions - Count bricks!!
Replies: 22
Views: 6654

Re: Dimentions - Count bricks!!

i found myself doing this today - i was in a GCSE Mock, finished really early and was trying to descide how many breeze blocks i could fit in the exam room

Not sure why!!!

CDB
by Ark Royal
Sun Jan 23, 2011 5:01 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: dcc
Replies: 15
Views: 1592

Re: dcc

hear hear

I am getting rid of my select

the dynamis is really easy to use. push the lever up to speed up, down to slow down and left and right to change trains. what could be simpler?
by Ark Royal
Thu Jan 20, 2011 9:03 am
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: dcc
Replies: 15
Views: 1592

Re: dcc

cost far more

buy a dynamis from bachmann
cheaper than elite and way better than select (in my opinion)
by Ark Royal
Mon Jan 17, 2011 8:17 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Home produced Coach Lighting
Replies: 12
Views: 4039

Re: Home produced Coach Lighting

arent they the railroad LNER teaks

can u flush glaze them

thanks

Ark Royal

Chris
by Ark Royal
Sat Jan 15, 2011 8:58 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Looking to make automatic train movements in storage siding
Replies: 2
Views: 678

Re: Looking to make automatic train movements in storage siding

2 trains in each storage road Would prefer the wiring in english rather than a circuit diagram if poss, Hi roddrail Are you using loco hauled trains or MU's i can send you a diagram if i can work out how and if you want me to. unfortunately i cant explane in words cos its insonely complex (the thei...
by Ark Royal
Mon Jan 10, 2011 7:11 am
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Hornby A4
Replies: 244
Views: 54617

Re: Hornby A4

forgot to mention


i cant find the screw - can i get a replacement or would superglue work
by Ark Royal
Mon Jan 10, 2011 7:09 am
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Hornby A4
Replies: 244
Views: 54617

Re: Hornby A4

Bigmet wrote: FYI, few steam locos in the UK ever had a speedometer.


so it wouldnt be unprototipical if i remove it - as i said above i want to run with the body off
by Ark Royal
Thu Jan 06, 2011 6:43 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: Dynamis query.
Replies: 2
Views: 776

Re: Dynamis query.

i have a dynamis on order so ill have a look when it comes

any other usefull info that might come in useful (ie whats the IR like does it need perfect line of sight)

any useful info would be much apreciated to stop me wasting time and gettin p****d off

thanks

Chris
by Ark Royal
Thu Jan 06, 2011 6:33 pm
Forum: DCC Forum
Topic: DCC Decoders
Replies: 14
Views: 2293

Re: DCC Decoders

is that the loco where they demonstrate fitting the sound chip in the RM DVD

has anyone tried this and is it easy

tHANKS

Chris

previosly traincrazy 1 for 2 weeks
by Ark Royal
Thu Jan 06, 2011 6:29 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Hornby A4
Replies: 244
Views: 54617

Re: Hornby A4

Hi this isnt my first post - new account 9i forgot password i have the hornby railroad falcon and it runs fine over points (curved insulfrog) at all speeds (excepting scale 250 mph when it just falls over sideways because its top heavy) however, the small screw that holds the conecting rods has come...

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