Chrisalddin's, 1979 - 2006. the Karana line. update 20/12/06

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chrisalddin
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Postby chrisalddin » Mon Dec 18, 2006 7:57 pm

http://www.hornby.com/locomotives-89/nse-class-50-lion/

here it is

the class 50 NSE lion
it is new this year and dam it is nice looking....
relay nice.

need to put the DCC in it.
need to work out how i going to mouth it to.
but the hornby DCC not big so shod not be a prolome..

i well tray to get some pic up
but no picther will ever show just how nice this look's!
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My layout. Lots of work done update 29/2/2008 New img's!

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Postby chrisalddin » Mon Dec 18, 2006 9:39 pm

ok

here we go class 50 pic's

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here we have the boxed train...

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here we have the train out of it box you can see relay well packed!

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here you can see it runing on DC power ( it is dcc redey and i have installed DCC allredey) and yes that is light's
orso i like to add them door can open.
the side air vents can move 2 out of 3 on euch side!!!!

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ok this is the inside!
yes. that red fan tunes when when the moter is runing..

you can orso see lot of room for a DCC a lot of room for hornby one :p
and outher types to

it a dam good train...
if you like the class 50. this is one to have,..,
i am runing her in right now.
got it doing a lever loop around my 2nd and 3ed loops
it will go around my 1st loop
but. i dont advise it.
i did it as a test and it did not look happy doing it,...
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Postby Ijdagger » Mon Dec 18, 2006 9:43 pm

Lovely pics, chris.

Nice one

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Postby chrisalddin » Tue Dec 19, 2006 8:05 pm

well here we go siding are down and pined to board,

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as you can see i added one more siding! to my plan.

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here is a closer shot.,

all that laft now is the turntabel and i geting way low on pins!
i dont think i going to have enuff
that 2 bags of pins.
with 130 odd in euch!
that 260 dam pins!!!!
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Postby mortyfootball » Tue Dec 19, 2006 8:18 pm

Great progress there Chris.
Currently on the rails with my camera

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Postby Ijdagger » Tue Dec 19, 2006 9:06 pm

Looking good chris, plans on hvr , always change when it comes to reality.

You always end up having a little bit more space for some reason.

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Postby chrisalddin » Tue Dec 19, 2006 9:23 pm

Ijdagger wrote:Looking good chris, plans on hvr , always change when it comes to reality.

You always end up having a little bit more space for some reason.


hehe...
umm no i did plan this edit in HVR2 1st.
as it all settrack the plan and the HVR2 plans match up.
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Postby westbrom » Tue Dec 19, 2006 10:29 pm

Looking good Chris.



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Postby dr5euss » Tue Dec 19, 2006 10:39 pm

How many rivets has it got, Chris?

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Postby chrisalddin » Tue Dec 19, 2006 10:42 pm

dr5euss wrote:How many rivets has it got, Chris?

pins?

i got no ider. and i not counting them.... i say at a geass 210 easy
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Postby Infrontcat » Tue Dec 19, 2006 10:45 pm

Great stuff Chris, coming on really nicely now!
"Kashi-mashi, kashi-mashi..."

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Postby dr5euss » Tue Dec 19, 2006 10:46 pm

Not to worry. These things have to be just right for me, that's all :wink:

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Postby mortyfootball » Wed Dec 20, 2006 11:15 am

Lol George
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Postby Class 60 » Wed Dec 20, 2006 12:56 pm

Great loco Chris and the layout is looking great too 8)

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Postby heinz » Wed Dec 20, 2006 1:29 pm

Layout looking good, smashing loco though. I think when i go back to 00 im gunna have to get a 50.
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