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by tom_tom_go
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Quarterly Garden Railway Gallery
Topic: MARCH 2020 Quarterly Photo Gallery Entries
Replies: 28
Views: 1059

Re: MARCH 2020 Quarterly Photo Gallery Entries

We had a discussion about something similar a while ago and I think there is something in your account settings which allows the reverse to be permanent ( but universal). https://gardenrails.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=12528 It is an user setting, if I changed it for everyone (not easily done) I...
by tom_tom_go
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Videos
Topic: Wonderful G Scale garden railway
Replies: 5
Views: 74

Re: Wonderful G Scale garden railway

We are any scale, any gauge :thumbup:
by tom_tom_go
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: Locomotives - Live Steam
Topic: Wild Rose ~ Quarry Hunslet
Replies: 287
Views: 43935

Re: Wild Rose ~ Quarry Hunslet

It looks like a ride on loco in that pic.

So when you going to coal fire it!?
by tom_tom_go
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past
Replies: 45
Views: 1569

Re: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past

Busted Bricks wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:51 am
Therefore I'm greatful for any and all feedback I get from this forum even though I suspect my posts might be annoying to many members.
Not at all.

There are many of you that are very capable and explain your subjects so well that a response from a mere amateur like me is pointless.
by tom_tom_go
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Servo jitter and crosstalk
Replies: 15
Views: 758

Re: Servo jitter and crosstalk

I would replace the battery, are you using single cells or a pack? If you are using AA or AAA batteries then you might have a dodge battery in the mix.
by tom_tom_go
Thu Jan 16, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past
Replies: 45
Views: 1569

Re: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past

LNR wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:16 am
ok the PhotoBucket debacle has meant many pics. are un-viewable but there is much info to be gleaned on here.
Grant.
This is why photos should be uploaded to the forum rather than using 3rd party image hosts.
by tom_tom_go
Wed Jan 15, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Rolling Stock
Topic: Brandbright coach paint schemes
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: Brandbright coach paint schemes

Hi and welcome.

If you can start a thread on your 'Sweet William' build I would be interested as I have a 'Sweet Pea' that I am finishing:

viewtopic.php?f=36&t=12484
by tom_tom_go
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Servo jitter and crosstalk
Replies: 15
Views: 758

Re: Servo jitter and crosstalk

So when the batteries are fully charged you get the jitter?
by tom_tom_go
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Help & Advice
Topic: Servo jitter and crosstalk
Replies: 15
Views: 758

Re: Servo jitter and crosstalk

Did you try a different battery?
by tom_tom_go
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: Ringbalin Light Railway
Replies: 7
Views: 204

Re: Ringbalin Light Railway

Happy for you to promote your blogs, however, if you could also link the forum on your sites please as a courtesy.
by tom_tom_go
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past
Replies: 45
Views: 1569

Re: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past

I have modified the user registration page to say that unless you email AFTER creating an account then the account will not be activated.

Now, let's get back to the trains please...
by tom_tom_go
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: GRR - Light Railway Extension
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: GRR - Light Railway Extension

Given the cost of items in 16mm scale these days Accucraft chopper couplings are not expensive. This video shows how you can run a push and pull service: https://youtu.be/pUJEIhWaMhs You can save money by only fitting rolling stock that require uncoupling with the modified chopper couplings at the e...
by tom_tom_go
Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: GRR - Light Railway Extension
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: GRR - Light Railway Extension

Magnetic uncoupling would solve your problems:

by tom_tom_go
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past
Replies: 45
Views: 1569

Re: Internet "forums" are a thing of the past

Paul_in_Ricky wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 3:07 pm
Taking two weeks to approve a new member isn't exactly a model of good management.
If you had experience of running a phpBB forum then you would understand why approving every registration instantly is not a good idea.
by tom_tom_go
Wed Jan 08, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Railways & Layouts
Topic: The Charlwood Light Railway (CWLR)
Replies: 232
Views: 17343

Re: The Charlwood Light Railway (CWLR)

IMGUR are reducing the size and quality of your images which is normal as websites would run painfully slow if all online images were MB in size! https://help.imgur.com/hc/en-us/articles/115000083326 The forum has a size limit for the same reason: https://gardenrails.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=1...