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|Posted: Thu May 21st, 2015 09:33 pm||
|Good evening Sir Michael !
You will be pleased (I hope) that the M.M.M R.O.W now stands at 105.00689' !!
Dave the postman (the coolest mail-'person' out there !) brought me a YARD of HO code-83.
(looks like the E.U are yet to crackdown on PECO, for weights & measures !)
It does look a tad smallish (compared to the code-100, I had already)...
...& WHAT ! the hell are they on about with code-82 IL-115; I noticed that & thought W.T.F !
(what is it for ??... 1/1000" ... are they NUTS ?!)
Your handlayed did look very (nice) Brit. to me (go on, chuck us a pic. up !).
I got the yard of PECO code-83 HO, for a 'quick fix' on the enginehouse & NEW turntable trackage (both buried).
I did find 5mm x 1.6mm P.C.B uncut-strips (could cut my own; if I'm ).
Also eBay Obeche in 5x3mm strips; I think 50-of 1 yard/metre for 20 Quid; not too bad.
This means the ties at 1:35 would be approx. 6.9" x 4.1" ... Mmmm ...
... a bit wide possibly...
... but who knows ??
The spikes I have are PECO IL-? & Shinohara HOn3 !
(I also have a soldering-iron & some Jack Daniels)
Thanks for the info. Michael.
Your consultancy-fees are being 're-invested' in the M.M.M.M.M.& M.Co.
(Mysterious Moose Mountain Molybdemum Mining and Manufacturing Company)
They have (allegedly) struck $$$ up at the metorite-crater on the mountain...
...GOOD LUCK !
EUREKA ! ( possibly ... )
' Mysterious Moose Mountain ' - 1:35n2 - pt.II
' M:R:W Motor Speedway !!! ' - 1:32 Slotcar Racing Layout