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Author Topic: Pendolino - a new approach  (Read 250756 times)

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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2550 on: May 20, 2018, 04:08:35 pm »
Given my 390045 '101 Squadron' a good running in now and had a play with tested the sounds on DCC.

While she was gliding around the test track, I managed to pull a few strings and organize a special flypast:

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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2551 on: May 20, 2018, 06:54:40 pm »
My test track will only cope with 5 cars, but here's a photo of City of Manchester waiting for my layout to get a continuous run.



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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2552 on: May 20, 2018, 09:55:33 pm »

Hello all,

Loving the two previous shots. 

The VC-10 is in my view one of the most beautiful aircraft ever to grace the skies!

Cheers

Ben A.



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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2553 on: May 20, 2018, 10:05:17 pm »

Hello all,

Loving the two previous shots. 

The VC-10 is in my view one of the most beautiful aircraft ever to grace the skies!

Cheers

Ben A.

Bloomin loud as well, had one do a Go-around once and the very ground shook.

Also good pub quiz fodder, when Concorde retired they were the fastest passenger carriers in the sky.

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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2554 on: May 20, 2018, 10:40:12 pm »
Hi Gang,

Nice shot of the Pendo with the VC10. I have had the privilege of many journeys in said aircraft...always a joy and the quirky rearwards facing seats on a passenger jet (whilst in RAF service) just added to the fun. Favourite seat was last row on the starboard side..with a fold out table and best legroom.

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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2555 on: May 20, 2018, 10:43:19 pm »

Hello all,

Loving the two previous shots. 

The VC-10 is in my view one of the most beautiful aircraft ever to grace the skies!

Cheers

Ben A.

Fitting then, to have it posed with one of the most beautiful models of one of the most beautiful trains to ever grace the (UK) rails. :thumbsup:

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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2556 on: Today at 05:27:25 pm »
Hi folks

We've now processed approximately 90%+ of the orders (as of 23 May 2018) - over 900 Pendolinos sent out!

We've been working through missing payments/order queries and we've now sent at least one email to everyone in the order book. If you have not received your Pendolino order or seen an email from us please check your emails / spam box!  If still nothing then please drop us an email.

Next steps

Missing/incomplete/incorrect orders: if you have already contacted us about a missing/incomplete/incorrect order then we're working through them and will resolve them as quickly as possible - no need to contact us again.

Spares and repairs: if you spot a missing or broken part, or you have a problem with your Pendolino then please contact us using the details in the instruction manual - that helps us make sure that we get your email and forward it to the correct place.  We've received a large shipment of spares and these have now been passed on to Rapido's servicing agent.  Again if you've already been in touch with us we are starting to pass your queries through to Simon who will be in touch shortly.

Cheers, Mike



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Re: Pendolino - a new approach
« Reply #2557 on: Today at 11:33:07 pm »
Hi folks

We've now processed approximately 90%+ of the orders (as of 23 May 2018) - over 900 Pendolinos sent out!

We've been working through missing payments/order queries and we've now sent at least one email to everyone in the order book. If you have not received your Pendolino order or seen an email from us please check your emails / spam box!  If still nothing then please drop us an email.

Mike,

Thank you for that information.
That does apply to me, so I have sent you an email - through your website.

Hope there aren't too many others in the same situation... :worried:

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