Kaboom! Rail mounted gun from Oxford Rail

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Kaboom! Rail mounted gun from Oxford Rail

Postby Bigmet » Wed Jan 24, 2018 10:06 am

I see that Oxford Rail's latest is that classic LNER design, the big naval gun on a rail carriage. Something of a crossover product between their military vehicle models and the railway range? Whatever, hope they have a plan for how it will run on track as the eight axle bogies are not exactly 'curve friendly'.
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Re: Kaboom

Postby Bufferstop » Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:44 pm

My immediate response was "I wonder if it could be rigged for sound" or partnered with a below the board sub-woofer. No point in a big gun if it can't make a big noise.
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Re: Kaboom

Postby luckymucklebackit » Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:50 pm

Makes you think what could be achieved if Hornby reissued the "Battle Space" range with DCC sound and effects! :D
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Re: Kaboom! Rail mounted gun from Oxford Rail

Postby Free_at_last » Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:08 pm

Did any run on the S&DJR?
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Re: Kaboom! Rail mounted gun from Oxford Rail

Postby D605Eagle » Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:20 pm

Bigmet wrote:I see that Oxford Rail's latest is that classic LNER design, the big naval gun on a rail carriage. Something of a crossover product between their military vehicle models and the railway range? Whatever, hope they have a plan for how it will run on track as the eight axle bogies are not exactly 'curve friendly'.

Expect the vast majority will end up an a very short straight section behind glass :wink:

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Re: Kaboom! Rail mounted gun from Oxford Rail

Postby PanzerJohn » Sun Jan 28, 2018 9:36 pm

Yep, I'll be having one at that very reasonable price and I've got a perfectly sized perspex case for it!

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Re: Kaboom! Rail mounted gun from Oxford Rail

Postby D605Eagle » Sun Jan 28, 2018 9:47 pm

Hahaha! Check out Oxford Rails code for this gun LOL


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