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by mjenderby
23 Sep 2018, 17:32
Forum: DCC / LokSound
Topic: Function remapping
Replies: 1
Views: 610

Function remapping

Afraid my DCC knowledge is still pretty thin so the answer to this may be obvious … The N27 DFH5 has 8 lighting modes but my decoder only has 4 so can only access the first 4 modes which are not necessarily the best 4. Am I correct in thinking that I should be able to reprogram the decoder so that I...
by mjenderby
21 Sep 2018, 11:46
Forum: Rolling stock
Topic: DFH5
Replies: 1
Views: 639

DFH5

First impressions available on my blog https://nihao87.wordpress.com/blog/ :D

Cheers
Mark
by mjenderby
19 Aug 2018, 15:44
Forum: Rolling stock
Topic: Bachmann quality control (JF/RM)
Replies: 4
Views: 1230

Re: Bachmann quality control (JF/RM)

Finally got around to looking at these again. The JF "lift" seems to have gone after a couple of months on shed. Gave the RM an extensive wire brush/alcohol wheel clean, oiled it and run it in for 30 mins. Touch wood this has sorted things :-)

Cheers

Mark
by mjenderby
13 Aug 2018, 09:33
Forum: Network
Topic: Fushun mine, surface electric trains for workers
Replies: 2
Views: 887

Re: Fushun mine, surface electric trains for workers

Bill

Last report I've seen was from Peter Haworth in 2016.

http://www.chinesemodeltrains.com/tripr ... trip2.html

Cheers

Mark
by mjenderby
18 Jul 2018, 18:05
Forum: Model news
Topic: ND4
Replies: 0
Views: 627

ND4

Anyone else got an ND4 yet? Two issues I've found ... 1) Clearance below fuel tank means it's not tolerant of even very small gradient changes. There are a couple of places it "beaches" so more relaying in order. 2) The cow catchers come as separate parts but the supplied screws don't seem long enou...
by mjenderby
26 Jun 2018, 16:48
Forum: News
Topic: Germany orders Chinese locos
Replies: 0
Views: 733

Germany orders Chinese locos

http://www.railwaygazette.com/news/trac ... tives.html

Some way to cancelling out the NY6/7 :-)

Cheers

Mark
by mjenderby
12 Jun 2018, 21:12
Forum: Market place
Topic: Any QJ's for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 857

Re: Any QJ's for sale

Paul,

Pierre and Dominique still claim to have a couple at 330/350 euro which seems reasonable given the stupid prices they go for on eBay!

Cheers

Mark
by mjenderby
26 May 2018, 10:31
Forum: Miniature layouts
Topic: Ni-Hao Line
Replies: 41
Views: 17459

Re: Ni-Hao Line

Popped a couple of YouTube vids on my website blog.

Cheers

Mark
by mjenderby
10 May 2018, 09:29
Forum: Problems / Suggestions
Topic: Attaching or posting photos, how to do so?
Replies: 9
Views: 1975

Re: Attaching or posting photos, how to do so?

Bill,

I tried it and an error message about the board quota being exceeded appears. Looks like it's an admin job.
by mjenderby
03 May 2018, 15:21
Forum: Shops and sellers
Topic: modellbahnunion.com
Replies: 0
Views: 670

modellbahnunion.com

This German reseller is now stocking CMR. Prices are a bit steep but maybe useful to avoid duty.

Cheers

Mark