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    The next step in my education autoreverse track...

    The next step in my education autoreverse track polarity.
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    Mediocrity the new normal.

    Mediocrity the new normal.
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    I have 7 feeders the five recommended by Kato...

    I have 7 feeders the five recommended by Kato plus two others. Dc runs fine now. I agree you can never have too many feeders or too many locos
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    Thanks. I hooked up the kato power pack and can...

    Thanks. I hooked up the kato power pack and can now run a Dc train. I’ll hookup the prodigy advance and try again. Now that I know my polarity is good I’ll try my Dcc
    i have the five...
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    Noob needs help with Kato and Dcc.

    Okay I gave up on the Scenic Ridge and now have the Manning Oaks Kato layout the track is down and looks good. The terminal joiner feeders all are in sync and the track has power provided by a mrc...
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    Isnít a pun the lowest expression of humor? If it...

    Isnít a pun the lowest expression of humor? If it is then this thread has reached a new low. :D
  7. when I get it going I’ll learn how to post video...

    when I get it going I’ll learn how to post video to this board.
    be patient it only took me from April to figure out how to post pictures I guess yesterday was a good day for me.
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  8. Bought something really dumb by emotion ...

    Bought something really dumb by emotion

    104417
    Always wanted it when I was in the dark world
    it’s electrified I’ll set it up in the garage and just watch the rides.
  9. My first DCC loco. I also have to buy a new sport...

    My first DCC loco. I also have to buy a new sport coat nephew getting married. I could have purchased two DCC locos instead of one :censored:
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    as a beaten up 73 year old I just switched to N....

    as a beaten up 73 year old I just switched to N. As long as I can use those little hand rerailers and hear the “click” of Unitrack your never too old.

    ps 70 is the new 50. :lol:
  11. Paul and NthBasement, thanks for your...

    Paul and NthBasement,
    thanks for your explanation I understand better now. I am not advanced enough (skill wise) to go beyond basic wiring. I still have not connected the turnouts all three on my...
  12. I am still somewhat confused. If I power both...

    I am still somewhat confused. If I power both sets of tracks from the same throttle I may be able to have the trains go thru a double slip switch to the other track and I can still control it and a...
  13. Can kato double track have different address be controlled by one throttle

    Sorry for the kryptic title I can edit a post but not a topic,

    Can I have two locos running in different directions on Kato Unitrack double track connected by a double slip switch and use one...
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    The new office motivational posters. ...

    The new office motivational posters.

    ď MEDIOCRITY THE NEW MARK OF EXCELLENCE ď
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    Never mind :mad:

    Never mind :mad:
  16. If you remember the Sears catalog your dating...

    If you remember the Sears catalog your dating yourself :D
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    This is a big weekend for me. I hooked up a DCC...

    This is a big weekend for me. I hooked up a DCC set today and ran my first DCC loco around and around until my cats got dizzy. Now I am sitting and just watching it go around and around at very slow...
  18. WD40 the duct tape for separating instead of...

    WD40 the duct tape for separating instead of mending. :D
  19. I was thinking of the paper and cardboard strips....

    I was thinking of the paper and cardboard strips. Maybe a light first coat and a thicker one after the first layer.
    I wonder if I used some precast rock faces stuck to it like Woodland Scenics...
  20. I was wondering if any one has used spray foam like tough stuff for scenery.

    I am sitting in my chair looking at another rainy day in SE Mi. Seeing as I have free time until 4:40 I was wondering if this type of foam could be used with newspaper wads instead of plaster cloth. ...
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    I use my iPad Pro or my iPhone much simpler for...

    I use my iPad Pro or my iPhone much simpler for a technology challenged senior
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    I am throwing plaster cloth on my reused foam...

    I am throwing plaster cloth on my reused foam risers. I am starting to think a trip to what do you call it Mark? Buy new risers and starter inclines.
    I wonder what if anything I can use to level...
  23. I wonder if my spouse would understand if I told...

    I wonder if my spouse would understand if I told her I was going to look at a train and was gone for a few days?
  24. Did you follow the Kato plan or did you freelance...

    Did you follow the Kato plan or did you freelance it a bit? I have the risers pinned down with the track laying on top. I found my track differed in small ways from the Kato plans. I ordered the...
  25. Okay maybe a real time saver. I watched a video...

    Okay maybe a real time saver. I watched a video last night from Fifer Hobby about using masking tape rather then plaster cloth to lay the roadbed on the foam risers. Anyone tried this? If you have...
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