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by 079720
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: DCC Topics
Topic: NCE EB1 breakers
Replies: 6
Views: 1911

Re: NCE EB1 breakers

The breakers are positioned close to the boosters, cable length booster to breaker approx 2 ft, breaker to baseboard connection to the power bus aprrox 2ft, length of the power buses ia about 20ft for four of them, the fifth bus is nearly 50ft long.
by 079720
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: DCC Topics
Topic: NCE EB1 breakers
Replies: 6
Views: 1911

Re: NCE EB1 breakers

Mike, thank you fo ryour reply. We have Digitrax DCS210 command station and a DB210 booster. Each of these have three EB1's attached to them, which are set to a trip current of 2.5 amps. The command station and booster are both set for 5 amps. When we tested this there were no locos on the layout an...
by 079720
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: DCC Topics
Topic: NCE EB1 breakers
Replies: 6
Views: 1911

NCE EB1 breakers

Calder Northern are having an issue with our EB1 circuit breakers and are looking for a solution or something better. If there is a short close to the command station, i.e. close to where the power is fed into the track bus for the power district, then all of the breakers trip. If the short is at th...
by 079720
Thu Mar 17, 2016 11:00 pm
Forum: General modelling topics
Topic: Colorado Midland
Replies: 2
Views: 2970

Colorado Midland

Is there anyone in the region, other than me, who is interested in the Colorado Midland Railway? If so I have found a source of locomotive decals for some of the CM styles of lettering. If you want to know more contact John Canfield of Virginia Beach through jcan2x@hotmail.com. My only connection is...
by 079720
Wed Jan 08, 2014 5:23 pm
Forum: Events - Past
Topic: Benson meet.
Replies: 8
Views: 4631

Re: Benson meet.

For all of you thinking of Benson on Saturday this is the response I've just received from Robin Swan. Mike Ingham and I went to Benson yesterday. The road from Reading to Oxford which goes past Benson was Ok, as was Benson hall. The hall will not flood unless the Thames rises another 10 to 15 feet....
by 079720
Thu Nov 14, 2013 6:40 pm
Forum: Loco & Rolling Stock
Topic: Custom Decals - N scale
Replies: 1
Views: 2117

Custom Decals - N scale

Anyone any experience of trying to source custom decals for locos and rolling stock for N scale?
by 079720
Sun Nov 10, 2013 4:01 pm
Forum: Track
Topic: Peco N-gauge issue?
Replies: 2
Views: 4233

Re: Peco N-gauge issue?

Model Railroader, January 2012, page24.
by 079720
Sun Nov 10, 2013 1:55 pm
Forum: Track
Topic: Peco N-gauge issue?
Replies: 2
Views: 4233

Re: Peco N-gauge issue?

I know this is a long time after your post, but I did have problems with my staging at one time. I don't know whether my solutions will help but here they are. There were two issues that I had to deal with, the first was a reverse curve on track two. At one end of the staging the track came through ...