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by tom_winlow
Wed Feb 06, 2013 1:54 am
Forum: Modular Topics
Topic: how to manage a module meet?
Replies: 58
Views: 22515

Re: how to manage a module meet?

I think Peter's suggestion (fit Lenz panels) would work well the way things are at present. It would enable people from Western Union, RS Tower, Bearwood, Seaboard Southern and Thamessiders to take their modules to a combined meet with no panel issues. These groups seem to be where the "centre of gr...
by tom_winlow
Wed Jan 16, 2013 2:57 pm
Forum: Modular Topics
Topic: how to manage a module meet?
Replies: 58
Views: 22515

How to manage a module meet?

We seem to be addressing two questions at once. How we write a spec and how we organise a multi-group meet. If the spec were to allow people to fit any panels, that is all the spec needs to say. A meet organiser will put out a call for modules and this will specify something like "All panels must be...
by tom_winlow
Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:59 pm
Forum: Modular Topics
Topic: how to manage a module meet?
Replies: 58
Views: 22515

Re: how to manage a module meet?

Now we are into throttles, WiFi etc it might be worth explaining our thinking as we generated the spec and where we are now with wired busses (WiFi may be a solution to incompatibility in the future, but I think it's probably a bit early for 100% WiFi). We originally specified Tony's Trains panels i...