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  1. Thread: Nskale's Layout

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    Substation???? Your attention to not only...

    Substation????

    Your attention to not only detail but detail that works is great,

    Sumner
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    Yep still have to design those. I wanted to get...

    Yep still have to design those. I wanted to get the files up I have as a fellow modeler in Italy asked if I'd do that so he could get started.
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    If you use some of them the back ones are angled...

    If you use some of them the back ones are angled at 12 degrees on the ends. Not much but keep that in mind. Let me know what you are doing and I might be able to make some different corners than...
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    N Scale 3D Printed Roundhouse....

    Finally finished with all the essential files for a N Scale roundhouse that can be printed and assembled with any number of stalls. This is a freelance design where I've pulled ideas from different...
  5. Want to learn more about Arduino, Servos, Stepper Motors, etc....

    Arduinos--Raspberry Pi--Servos--Stepper Motors--ESP32--Encoders--ATX Power Supplies--Much More

    Getting back into model railroading got me back into electronics...
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    Sticky: I did some a while back... ...

    I did some a while back...

    https://1fatgmc.com/RailRoad/3D-Printer-2/20-10-22%203D%20Track-1.jpg



    https://1fatgmc.com/RailRoad/3D-Printer-2/20-10-22%203D%20Track-2.jpg
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  7. Thread: atlas H16-44

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    Yep, I have one in the train room and one by the...

    Yep, I have one in the train room and one by the computer where I do my 3D printing stuff and other stuff when the train room is cold...
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  8. If you are working with straight track I'd use...

    If you are working with straight track I'd use these as the ties are all parallel vs. on an arc like the ones in this thread ...
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    Been very happy with these and they have handled...

    Been very happy with these and they have handled all the wire I've run into on decoder installs.

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000XEUPMQ/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    It...
  10. I kind of started that way but switched to the...

    I kind of started that way but switched to the above as it was a much quicker design and I only need to make one for each frog angle and the printing cost is zip. I could easily make different...
  11. Please let me know. I haven't tried it and it...

    Please let me know. I haven't tried it and it will be a while unless I just throw some frogs together for the future. I'm thinking the solder joint will be out there far enough that it won't be a...
  12. N Scale Soldering Fixture for Code 55 Frogs...

    This is a jig/fixture, actually four of them, that will hold the frog points in place at the proper angle for soldering. The fixtures are for the following frogs: #4.5, #6, #8 and #10. Others could...
  13. Tie Gluing Fixture for N Scale Straight Turnouts....

    This is a jig/fixture, actually seven of them, that will hold the ties in place for gluing under a straight turnout that was created using a printable template. I was using a tape method shown ( HERE...
  14. I have this up on thingiverse.com now here... ...

    I have this up on thingiverse.com now here...

    https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4720241
  15. I have this up on thingivers.com now here... ...

    I have this up on thingivers.com now here...

    https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4720254

    Sumner
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    Thanks for the input. I just got sloppy and...

    Thanks for the input. I just got sloppy and didn't snip off the wire past the hole. There isn't a reason it has to stick out at all. Also the 20 and 22 gauge easily bends out of the way. If the...
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    Another Update: A friend was able to pick me up...

    Another Update: A friend was able to pick me up 40 lbs. of Sakrete gray paver jointing sand. It is brushed between the joints of patio pavers and then wetted. After drying it sets up hard in the...
  18. Tie Gluing Fixture for N Scale Curved Turnout....

    You can find all the files to 3D print this object and others on my thingiverse.com account ( HERE ).

    This is a jig/fixture, actually seven of them, that will hold the ties in place for gluing...
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    I just added a thread ..... ...

    I just added a thread .....

    https://www.nscale.net/forums/showthread.php?49353-3D-Printed-Wiring-Buss-Connectors

    with some connectors I came up with while laying awake yesterday night...
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    3D Printed Wiring/Buss Connectors.....

    The following are 3D printed wiring connectors. Primarily used to connect a larger gauge wire to smaller gauge wire or wires. They could be used at the end of the run for a larger gauge wire but I...
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    The last time I looked at DRO,s for my mill (10...

    The last time I looked at DRO,s for my mill (10 years ago) I'd have spent $1000 for just the x-y axis. I just looked and can't believe how little they are now. Are these $170 (2 axis) to $250 (3...
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    Well wait until your eyes and brain are 77 guys,...

    Well wait until your eyes and brain are 77 guys, sorry for the mess-up but the procedure is close to the same and I did take the time to outline how to do it on my other post for the N scale model (...
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    Got the decoder installed and ran it. Decide to...

    Got the decoder installed and ran it. Decide to ....

    https://1fatgmc.com/RailRoad/Decoder-1/21-01-05%20Atlas%20S2-1.jpg

    ... put the pictures up so you can see them on this site here....
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    Digitrax DZ126IN in an Atlas S2....

    This is a decoder install of a Digitrax DZ126IN decoder in an Atlas S2. The decoder has 6 pins and plugs into a socket on a light board on the S2. I thought this was going to be a piece of cake but...
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    OK, got mine off. It was a bear. I'll try and...

    OK, got mine off. It was a bear. I'll try and post pictures tomorrow. The hood and cab are separate and like the video says hard to get the cab off. I installed a DZ126IN and that wasn't so easy...
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