Search:

Type: Posts; User: Heiko

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    9
    Views
    174

    Not yet, but I googled quickly... ...

    Not yet, but I googled quickly...

    https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/publications/livestock/feeding-coproducts-of-the-ethanol-industry-to-beef-cattle say "Each bushel of corn produces 2.7 to 2.8 gallons of...
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    174

    Oh, and one more: Here's a couple of links to the...

    Oh, and one more: Here's a couple of links to the wet distillers grain aka protein hoppers - basically coal hoppers with tarps:
    https://www.fiferhobby.com/kato-n-scale-hopper-cars/...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    174

    My take: It depends... mostly on how many trains...

    My take: It depends... mostly on how many trains you are running along the line. I guess the prototype would mostly be running unit trains and break them up at the plant, but that's boring to model...
  4. Replies
    80
    Views
    1,949

    Well, my understanding is: At 1V, you have 0.8F....

    Well, my understanding is: At 1V, you have 0.8F. At 2V it's 0.6F. At 3V it's 0.4F.

    And it's not the circuit supply voltage but the actual voltage at the capacitor. So if you have it loaded to...
  5. Replies
    80
    Views
    1,949

    At 1MOhm, probably dirt or leakage current from...

    At 1MOhm, probably dirt or leakage current from the chip or the capacitor has a large influence. I didn't expect it to be that bad, but who knows...

    That would also explain why the off time error...
  6. Replies
    15
    Views
    323

    You'll have to figure out how the peco crossing...

    You'll have to figure out how the peco crossing is wired. I'm assuming direct through, and then your plan would be perfect, but I'm not sure.

    Apart from that, WP&P is spot on as usual about using...
  7. Replies
    81
    Views
    2,418

    Have I called you nuts on this already? ;) ...

    Have I called you nuts on this already? ;)

    Seriously, nice work on getting it to operate :D Congratulations and cheers, go have a celebrationary beverage of your choice, I'll drink with you :)
    ...
  8. Replies
    15
    Views
    323

    Repeating in my words what others have said...

    Repeating in my words what others have said already (I know sometimes you just need to hear something in different ways for it to make sense :) ):

    You also need to insulate the "mainline inside...
  9. Replies
    17
    Views
    391

    Really looks like a great plan for switching. I...

    Really looks like a great plan for switching. I like it, also how you included the staging, with access from the rear.

    Regarding the "more than you can chew" aspect, since you are already planning...
  10. Replies
    16
    Views
    469

    I wasn't aware of those kits, that does look...

    I wasn't aware of those kits, that does look super easy. Thanks for pointing me towards them, hope Trainworx will add to the line. Wonder how they can keep the price that low, if I go for 1015s and...
  11. Replies
    19
    Views
    579

    Planted some telegraph poles today: ...

    Planted some telegraph poles today:

    http://he-ro.fairuse.org/krempel/2020-05-12_0001.jpg

    They are removable, just held by tiny little magnets. Can you spot one here? It's in the giant blob of...
  12. Replies
    15
    Views
    380

    I like the flow much better :) Heiko

    I like the flow much better :)

    Heiko
  13. Replies
    15
    Views
    380

    Don't you hate it when that happens? Everything's...

    Don't you hate it when that happens? Everything's planned out and then something just won't fit? ;)

    I still like your plan, I think it's kept much of the feel of a crowded industrial harbor scene....
  14. Replies
    19
    Views
    579

    Pulled all the modules I laid track on during the...

    Pulled all the modules I laid track on during the lockdown out of my workshop to clean up:
    ...
  15. Replies
    58
    Views
    1,904

    More track paint... ...

    More track paint...

    https://www.nscale.net/forums/cache.php?img=http%3A%2F%2Fhe-ro.fairuse.org%2Fkrempel%2F2020-05-07_0002.jpg

    Bad part about that: I ordered and paid for six, they only shipped...
  16. Replies
    16
    Views
    358

    17 miles isn't that long......

    17 miles isn't that long... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DYEVnc--7M ;)

    No chance here in Germany for such a long straight (not even 17 miles).

    But I can confirm Janbouli's thinking from our...
  17. Replies
    24
    Views
    677

    Not exactly weekend, but I couldn't resist...

    Not exactly weekend, but I couldn't resist putting some cars on those two center modules :)
    ...
  18. Replies
    15
    Views
    380

    Oh yeah, I do like the track plan too :) Forgot...

    Oh yeah, I do like the track plan too :) Forgot to add that this morning...

    If you're worried about the barge (I wouldn't be) you could try rotating it further from vertical to move it up....
  19. Replies
    15
    Views
    380

    You could probably add a runaround on the...

    You could probably add a runaround on the diagonal section between #3 and the straight between the two turnouts. Like the red line in this picture:

    110498

    Or you could sandwich your cars:...
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    138

    There are two things that can go wrong: -...

    There are two things that can go wrong:

    - Power flow
    - Gumming up the mechanism

    I do solder feeders to every piece of rail, including a little wire across the pivots (for #10s I just solder...
  21. Replies
    58
    Views
    1,904

    A lot of paint :)...

    A lot of paint :) https://www.tamiya.de/en/accessories/tamiya-accessories/colours-paints/ts-paints/ts-4-german-grey-flat-100ml-300085004/

    Heiko
  22. Replies
    24
    Views
    677

    I spent the weekend laying some track (not all...

    I spent the weekend laying some track (not all that's in the pictures, but most of the middle modules), dropping feeders on the middle modules, gapping rails for electric gaps and for thermal...
  23. Replies
    43
    Views
    914

    Thanks guys. I was a little afraid I only thought...

    Thanks guys. I was a little afraid I only thought that because it was also the easiest ;)

    Heiko
  24. Replies
    132
    Views
    3,638

    Wouldn't that indicate 200% agreement? ;) Heiko

    Wouldn't that indicate 200% agreement? ;)

    Heiko
  25. Replies
    43
    Views
    914

    We're starting into our weekend today, it's...

    We're starting into our weekend today, it's International Workers Day / Labor day here. So I have some updates ;)

    Tried different ways to install 0402 LEDs to the rear of a junk trailer:
    ...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4