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    Thread: Last Call...Lights Out!
Post: RE: Last Call...Lights Out!

Great haul super, is that your first Biwako? It’s one of my favourite engines it’s got a great transmission on it, super quiet, the only issue I had was that I’ve never see.any coach’s that match the ...
Tramp Show Us What You Bought 14 4,996 03-29-2018, 09:34 AM
    Thread: Two Little Loco's - One a Real Cracker!!
Post: RE: Two Little Loco's - One a Real Cracker!!

I like them a lot! I’ve always had a thing for the little engines and they are some great additions to your collection
Tramp Show Us What You Bought 4 2,287 03-25-2018, 06:20 AM
    Thread: My Latest Lego Train...
Post: RE: My Latest Lego Train...

It’s a shame about the leds that flash, could you remove them and fit the normal non flashing kind? You’ll have to show some photos when it’s running.
Tramp LEGO Trains 5 3,778 02-07-2018, 09:35 AM
    Thread: Tramps Modifications
Post: RE: Tramps Modifications

Hey kmott, There is not a guide per say. But don’t let it put you off! just have a look at the train and see if the face is a separately cast piece of plastic, if it is a separate piece there will ei...
Tramp Modification Gallery 72 67,554 01-17-2018, 04:57 AM
    Thread: Tramps N Gauge
Post: RE: Tramps N Gauge

Well nearly 2years since I last looked at the layout and the mojo just came flooding back! I pulled out the layout from the garage wall ripped the resistors out of the wiring looms for the buildings ...
Tramp N Scale discussion 22 16,092 01-14-2018, 11:16 AM
    Thread: Lithium Battery???
Post: RE: Lithium Battery???

Yeah I run my spencer on 7.4volts the motors are fine for the voltage, but if anything it’s too fast! Here was a video a made of it a while back, https://youtu.be/SltjiJRZBQY I would have liked t...
Tramp Modification Guides 30 20,306 01-11-2018, 10:11 AM
    Thread: Thomas Modification ideas: assistance needed
Post: RE: Thomas Modification ideas: assistance needed

I think painting is a bad idea, @ucwepn tried painting his jinty wheels black but as it ran round the track the edge that rubs against the track wears off, it may be better selecting some lighter col...
Tramp General Forum 22 9,845 01-10-2018, 09:32 AM
    Thread: Might as well...
Post: RE: Might as well...

Happy belated new year, this year was the first time any of the children saw midnight, Sam and Scarlett had a great time singing auld Lang syne (or at least mumbling along) and taking the piece of coa...
Tramp General Forum 7 3,336 01-02-2018, 10:31 AM
    Thread: Merry Christmas Everyone
Post: RE: Merry Christmas Everyone

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Tramp General Forum 2 1,784 12-27-2017, 09:11 AM
    Thread: The Big Christmas Present Thread
Post: RE: The Big Christmas Present Thread

Congratulations on the gifts everyone! In my household we didn’t have many train related presents, Sam seem to have gone off the boil with our plarail, we get them out occasionally but not as much as ...
Tramp General Forum 21 9,124 12-27-2017, 09:09 AM
    Thread: Tomica Hamburger Truck
Post: RE: Tomica Hamburger Truck

I have to say the blackened bun doesn’t look as appatizing as the other burgers!
Tramp Show Us What You Bought 3 2,025 11-03-2017, 09:20 AM
    Thread: What to start and with what?
Post: RE: What to start and with what?

If you are using a loco with a c sized battery you can use a ‘Mr Motorman’ to remotely control your train, I bought one of these but I found it to be more hassle than it was worth - it’s rarely used n...
Tramp General Forum 15 6,858 11-01-2017, 04:23 AM
    Thread: Ripley's TnA (Talk n Action) Repair Thread
Post: RE: Ripley's TnA (Talk n Action) Repair Thread

Great work ripley, yes sxxxx are different from xxxxs but don't ask me how! they will have different characteristics, Transistors do go bad so your doing the right thing changing components until yo...
Tramp Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 93 39,856 10-12-2017, 04:17 AM
    Thread: Hybrid HD300-1??
Post: RE: Hybrid HD300-1??

I think super has one, personally I've always liked the look of this type of loco,
Tramp General Forum 5 2,622 10-07-2017, 07:18 PM
    Thread: Should I buy this?
Post: RE: Should I buy this?

If you want it, get it! originality and condition don't come into it for me,
Tramp Trackmaster Thomas and Friends 9 4,118 10-06-2017, 04:27 AM
    Thread: show layout
Post: RE: show layout

Great work sun, I love those live steam engines, I would love to have the time to make a real live working engine, I have the utter most respect to these people who can invest the time and skill to ma...
Tramp Takara/TOMY/Plarail/Tomica world 25 9,114 10-05-2017, 07:42 AM
    Thread: Tramp's YouTube Video's
Post: RE: Tramp's YouTube Video's

Thanks super, Ive got a good few videos on there, I could probably do with adding more content on a more frequent basis! It's amazing when looking back how long ago It was when I took these!!! I augh...
Tramp General Forum 5 2,467 10-03-2017, 08:23 AM
    Thread: Tramps Modifications
Post: RE: Tramps Modifications

Yeah Photobucket has caused me some serious problems! Ideally I'd like to re-populate all my threads, it's just a lot of effort to go through them all, Yeah that's exactly what I did, Spencer's face...
Tramp Modification Gallery 72 67,554 10-01-2017, 07:45 PM
    Thread: I need a bit of help.
Post: RE: I need a bit of help.

(09-28-2017, 07:44 PM)ThomasBlue Wrote: Thanks. I've thought I that. That's ideally what I'd like to do, however, I don't think mini vacuum cleaners are very cheap... I'll have to look into one.. De...
Tramp Trackmaster Thomas and Friends 9 5,747 10-01-2017, 07:37 PM
    Thread: Tramps Modifications
Post: RE: Tramps Modifications

[Image: https://vgy.me/5K9eZM.jpg] So I finally finished defacing spencer, the thing is the battery is toast now! I need to get a replacement but I guess it's still a work in progress!
Tramp Modification Gallery 72 67,554 10-01-2017, 07:14 AM