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Author Topic: Ten Commandments track cleaner  (Read 187 times)

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Online Bob Tidbury

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Ten Commandments track cleaner
« on: January 02, 2018, 09:27:55 am »
Changing the thread a bit but Im never sure how to start a new thread .
Has anyone any views on using the Ten Commandments track cleaner I know it  its now available in N gauge but just wondered how effective it is .
Its about 40 so just a bit cheaper than some of the other units mentioned.
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Re: Ten Commandments track cleaner
« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2018, 12:28:57 pm »
I bought one at the Peterborough show.
It's OK, though not as good as cleaning the track by hand.
It may be designed for keeping the muck levels down once the track has been properly cleaned.
One problem it does have, is that the cleaning pad does catch on the "fiddly bits" on points.
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Re: Ten Commandments track cleaner
« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2018, 12:45:31 am »
a s/h Tomix is about 40.( but you have one already!!)

Also a home made sled is easy to build, and Noch axle mounted brushes are a good buy (8 a set) or so.

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