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    Having had mine apart for a similar issue... ...

    Having had mine apart for a similar issue...
    the drivers under certain circumstances can lock up. I freed mine by applying power and moving it back and forth by hand.

    You can test the motor...
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    Won a ultra cheap PCC trolley (probably white...

    Won a ultra cheap PCC trolley (probably white geared and probably wonít run!) , and then ordered a tomytek chassis from Japan. Sometime in the next millennia it will arrive.
    I have some super mini...
  3. Getting roped into feeling obligated to finish...

    Getting roped into feeling obligated to finish something by a deadline, or to be somewhere in support of something.
    Ive already had the decoder blown woes and the fall off a pub table and stuff...
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    It seems everything made now is modern stuff. ...

    It seems everything made now is modern stuff.
    Or SF. So I’ve never had to deal with it. And I wouldn’t.
    If it isn’t going to be guaranteed to be released in 3-6 months then I’m not going to...
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    Looking forward to some pics!

    Looking forward to some pics!
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    Sorry, just saw this question. It has its own...

    Sorry, just saw this question.
    It has its own linkage.

    Heres a video prior to final adjustments from below where it is easier to see what is going on.
    Upper is the turnout, minimal rotation...
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    Ran our first train (actually tram) tonight. ...

    Ran our first train (actually tram) tonight.


    https://youtu.be/vpkzgJ_tWHs
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    Did the servo install on the turnout, and got...

    Did the servo install on the turnout, and got inspired to build a switch stand from the same servo to provide an indicator of main or diverging.



    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=FVqH4dSC1Jo
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    Since last week I assembled my wife’s two 16”...

    Since last week I assembled my wife’s two 16” deep T Trak modules (one quad, one twin) , and actually got rails laid, soldered and painted on one of them. As well as the wiring done underneath.
    it...
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    Review of WS Just Plug Police car

    Overall 7/10, would have been 9/10 except
    1: the headlights donít match and
    2: they offer no way to turn the blinking roof light on steady so you could use it with an NCE liteit or other decoder...
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    First modular layout build.

    Loosely based on T track, and intended to be backwards compatible with it, but much deeper at 18”. And I’d like to have some detachable short legs so we can sit and “play trains” with our daughter on...
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    I would suspect the CFC 2-220 is what burned......

    I would suspect the CFC 2-220 is what burned... on your finger.

    For comparison, I used to have twin 650cca 12 v batteries in my mgb, and I’d pull them out thru the unzipped back window with vice...
  13. I will just throw this out there... I’m hoping...

    I will just throw this out there... I’m hoping for clear caboose lanterns in N. Clear resin or plastic if they can get small enough now. If anyone hears of anyone doing any, I certainly need a few...
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    i also redid the GS4 and got the plate completely...

    i also redid the GS4 and got the plate completely straight and the Kristal Kleer lens completely flush and flat.
    I also got rid of one joint which improved the lumens, though it makes it harder to...
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    Finally got the ABA set done electrically. Had...

    Finally got the ABA set done electrically.
    Had to go back and fix a light bleed issue, 3 coats of canopy glue and a small piece of aluminum foil over each number light later

    ...
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    Finally got the ABA set done electrically. Had...

    Finally got the ABA set done electrically.
    Had to go back and fix a light bleed issue, 3 coats of canopy glue and a small piece of aluminum foil over each number light later

    ...
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    As I am sure you are aware, that is because there...

    As I am sure you are aware, that is because there is no ďN scaleĒ, only N gauge (9mm). In the US, it is 1:160... in England it seems to be 1:148. In japan? Havenít a clue, heard both and 1:150 also....
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    As I am sure you are aware, that is because there...

    As I am sure you are aware, that is because there is no “N scale”, only N gauge (9mm). In the US, it is 1:160... in England it seems to be 1:148. In japan? Haven’t a clue, heard both and 1:150 also....
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    Tonight I Merged two Kato railers into one long...

    Tonight I Merged two Kato railers into one long enough to handle my ABA and even the AC12.

    earlier in the week I installed the SBS twin beam plate in the GS4 and remounted the FL4 about 1 mm...
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    I later went back and re-seated the vocabulary...

    I later went back and re-seated the vocabulary interior and sleeved the 3mm LED to eliminate the light bleed.


    https://youtu.be/2cmSMNSNr8U
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    Got my ABA set of Black Widows finished, AL...

    Got my ABA set of Black Widows finished, AL working diaphragms, short shank unimates and my usual lighting upgrades: MARS and lower headlight, number boards, and pothole lights.

    Also added the...
  22. It’s an 11-213/4 Kato light kit, with an...

    It’s an 11-213/4 Kato light kit, with an aggressively cut down 3 mm RGB slowchange LED separately installed in the beverage bar... the beverage bar led is piggy backed onto the Kato SMD so both can...
  23. https://youtu.be/DPjH5LuNmXA

    https://youtu.be/DPjH5LuNmXA
  24. Kato Coast Daylight, Tavern Car Bar lighting upgrade

    No rooms for a decoder in this one, and you can only see it obliquely, but I feel better for having done it.


    https://youtu.be/FzRlzjvnrrc
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    Today I started bashing a C-30-4 together from a...

    Today I started bashing a C-30-4 together from a Concor bay window, and an atlas cupola, following an article in Nscale magazine from 2009.

    What I started with:
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    Sectioning the frames...
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