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by PanzerJohn
Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: class T9 chassis rot
Replies: 149
Views: 21942

Re: class T9 chassis rot

Apols if posted before, Peters Spares are doing cast brass replacement motor mounts http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Peters-Spares-PS61-Replacement-Hornby-T9-Motor-Mount/322792910756?hash=item4b27f4efa4:g:xe4AAOSw-QZZzksz http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Hornby-X9945-Class-T9-4-4-0-Rear-Motor-Bracket/332225840514...
by PanzerJohn
Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Hattons black Friday sale??????????????????
Replies: 12
Views: 1849

Re: Hattons black Friday sale??????????????????

I havn't found any decent Black friday Deals anywhere. (sad face)
by PanzerJohn
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: H class (SECR etc)
Replies: 21
Views: 3740

Re: H class (SECR etc)

Hattons have them listed as more han 10 in stock @£119.99.
by PanzerJohn
Tue Oct 03, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: New CEO at Hornby
Replies: 9
Views: 1341

New CEO at Hornby

Hornby Hobbies Ltd has today announced that it has appointed Lyndon Davies as the company's new Chief Executive Officer. Lyndon Davies will be a familiar name to many in the railway modelling hobby – he is the Chairman of Oxford Diecast. The Hornby announcement (published on the company's website) s...
by PanzerJohn
Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Railroad 9F tender chassis fatigue
Replies: 27
Views: 3371

Re: Railroad 9F tender chassis fatigue

I've got a couple which have gone the same way, first clue is that the centre wheels start to get harder to turn as the derforming casting increases pressure on the axle.
by PanzerJohn
Wed Jul 05, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Latest on Hornby takeover/buyout
Replies: 31
Views: 4174

Re: Latest on Hornby takeover/buyout

Pertinant prt of latest 18 page communication.. "the Hornby directors believe that the offer does not reflect an adequate premium for control and significantly undervalues Hornby and its prospects..... their conclusion that Hornby shareholders should reject the offer." " the Hornby di...
by PanzerJohn
Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: Other Model Railway Manufacturers and Gauges
Topic: LNER Dyno car from Rails/Rapido
Replies: 11
Views: 1488

LNER Dyno car from Rails/Rapido

Been wanting one for ages, bit pricey but looks superdetailed...Stoke Bank here I come...
https://railsofsheffield.com/exclusives/
by PanzerJohn
Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:56 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Railroad Hall
Replies: 11
Views: 1560

Re: Railroad Hall

Should do, the loco is a bit light but easy and plenty of space to add weight if needed.A very nice model, esp at that price.
by PanzerJohn
Sat Jan 21, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: CotN
Replies: 5
Views: 782

Re: CotN

I've got the more detailed version and love it, the paintwork is beautiful and it runs perfectly, quiet and powerful.
by PanzerJohn
Thu Jan 12, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: The Dapol black label A4
Replies: 26
Views: 3846

Re: The Dapol black label A4

I heard the next in line is a Merchant Navy, I think I'll start saving now.
by PanzerJohn
Sat Dec 10, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: Pre-owned mark-ups
Replies: 17
Views: 1966

Re: Pre-owned mark-ups

There's a couple of good selling pages on Facebook which I've used both for buying and selling.
by PanzerJohn
Thu Nov 24, 2016 10:03 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Peters Spares replacement nose cowling for Hornby A4
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Re: Peters Spares replacement nose cowling for Hornby A4

They are also doing rather good front and rear buffer beams for the Airfix Royal Scot.
by PanzerJohn
Wed Aug 31, 2016 9:08 pm
Forum: Hornby - including Lima, Rivarossi, Jouef, Electrotren
Topic: Mal de Mazak
Replies: 42
Views: 4788

Re: Mal de Mazak

Not just trains, chains as well. A major Japanese motorcycle chain manufacturer has recently moved production of some of it's products to China, one of which, a high performance chain which has been in favour with high power streetbike dragracers over the past few years is now failing with depressin...
by PanzerJohn
Sat Aug 27, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: General Model Railway Discussion / News
Topic: What's your favourite railway book ?
Replies: 17
Views: 2466

Re: What's your favourite railway book ?

Anything by the Rev Awdry.

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