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    It comes up as private.

    It comes up as private.
  2. But, are there other units on the layout at that...

    But, are there other units on the layout at that time?

    Which is what this guys layout is. Three separate sections (basically each a 'loop') each with a DPDT toggle as I stated.

    Again, this...
  3. Those 3 sections of his layout are feed with DPDT...

    Those 3 sections of his layout are feed with DPDT toggles, he use to also have a DC tri-pack which was removed years ago. He didn't wire the layout which is well over 20 years old, he just laid track...
  4. Programming a loco without a programming track?

    I know it can be done (sort of), but this has to do with an existing older layout that has three power blocks, but no programming track. This isn't mine, I'm tiring to help out a fellow MRR that...
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    ^ Interesting, never thought of that, but I know...

    ^ Interesting, never thought of that, but I know HD tightened up on custom paint mix returns. ^
    I hate to buy a gallon, but I don't think a quart would be enough. If I diluted/thinned that some by...
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    Painting over bare foamboard

    For no other reason, I want to paint over the ugly 'pink' foamboard sheets my layout is sitting on since the scenery stage is far down the road and the overall appearance is terrible even thou it is...
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    You didn't state if you are you using 'flex' or...

    You didn't state if you are you using 'flex' or sectional track?
    My main point is; to laying (positioning) the track twice. Many times, getting it right the 1st time is enough of a hassle especially...
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    The problem I see there is the probability that...

    The problem I see there is the probability that the exact location may change or you figured wrong. meaning re-doing the procedure. On simply single track layouts, probably ok, but on more complex...
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    Mark; golly, 2001. Looks like you will have a...

    Mark; golly, 2001. Looks like you will have a donation coming. A hell of a site.

    Anyway, I decided not to bother with tiring to salvage these as powered units. I haven't decided on my 'industries'...
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    Anyone know when these came out and when they...

    Anyone know when these came out and when they were discontinued? Their "Item #" was 11265 for the PRR A & 11267 for the PRR B if that helps.
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    For these F7's??

    For these F7's??
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    Paul, looks like you are right, at least on 1...

    Paul, looks like you are right, at least on 1 unit. I found 3 or4 teeth of one axle gear worn down causing the axle to stop turning, only 1 of 6 axles were that way. I removed the intermediate truck...
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    Bachman Plus F7's clicking noise

    First off, this is NOT another bash Bachman thread. (I just read thru the closed Bachman thread)

    I have three Bachman Plus F7's; 2 A's and 1 B, all powered. They all make a clicking noise running...
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    To answer the OP question; made in Japan. This...

    To answer the OP question; made in Japan. This assumes they still are. ;)
  15. You have a PM.

    You have a PM.
  16. Life-Like E8, worm gear asssembly needed

    I need the worm gear assembly that sits on top of the truck that has a pin where (heat shrink) tubing is inserted off the motor shaft.
    I had to replace both pieces of 'tubing' due to age. The...
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    Yes, I know about Amazon, it's already in my...

    Yes, I know about Amazon, it's already in my 'cart', but delivery isn't until the end of the month.

    Well, after additional research and an additional search in HD's site, I came across a 2nd...
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    Being kinda 'anal', I took a look at the SDS for...

    Being kinda 'anal', I took a look at the SDS for this and guess what is in it? ;)

    https://images.homedepot-static.com/catalog/pdfImages/0c/0c18dd9e-dbfc-4256-9c88-a129a5394dd9.pdf

    I checked...
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    I already eliminated using IA. I only mentioned...

    I already eliminated using IA. I only mentioned that since I have used that religiously for decades on electronic equipment (contacts).

    Interesting using a piece of hardwood. Less chance the spray...
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    To be clear, the IA was just to prep for NOOX,...

    To be clear, the IA was just to prep for NOOX, not as a substitute.
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    That should of been added to the 1st post! :eek:...

    That should of been added to the 1st post! :eek:

    (That's what I meant by reading all of 300+ posts............)
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    This is why I asked if anything changed in the 9...

    This is why I asked if anything changed in the 9 years that post was typed. ;) AFA the track part, that's pretty clear, it's the locomotive treatment that was questionable. When I read the '2 hour'...
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    My concern was and is the 'prep' for motive...

    My concern was and is the 'prep' for motive power, the wheels. Specifically running them around the layout for two hours.
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    W/O going to far OT, what do you guys feel about...

    W/O going to far OT, what do you guys feel about this two hour grease transfer (for lack of a better term) period? It just seems excessive to me. :o
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    I read thru all of that 1st post and have this...

    I read thru all of that 1st post and have this question;
    With a large number of units (Engines), just how is one suppose to run them all two hours (or so) apiece? By the time you get to the end of...
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