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Author Topic: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.  (Read 535189 times)

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Offline Newportnobby

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4290 on: January 14, 2018, 12:34:20 pm »
Smashing looking loco and train :thumbsup:

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4291 on: January 25, 2018, 04:52:50 pm »
About time I had an LMS express day.


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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4292 on: January 26, 2018, 11:10:40 pm »
Acquired a Dapol Swallow HST to replace a Farish one. Veritable bargain at 160 with an extra 2 coaches.




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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4293 on: January 27, 2018, 08:25:17 pm »
I know its not N gauge, but after a visit with the Domestic Overlord to a local box shifter, saw me walk away with amongst other things a box full of Hornby Dublo track.

140 pieces of track including 21 points and for a cost of around 28p per piece, it may be time to venture into the loft to survey my Dublo stock.

BARGAIN :)

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4294 on: January 28, 2018, 02:51:15 am »
So I have made progress with both ends of the metal lifecycle. I have some SPAs with the coils, and sorted out my scrap train too (Sans loads for now)!
The class 20 waiting for entry through the station, the 60 pootles on through out of town!







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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4295 on: January 31, 2018, 03:14:32 pm »
Following the LMS express day, I thought it was time for the great gathering 2.


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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4296 on: January 31, 2018, 04:27:49 pm »
Ah. Fond memories of July 2013 :D

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4297 on: January 31, 2018, 06:14:30 pm »
The 08 I got from Rails, and the two wagons from my recent trip to Salzburg




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« Reply #4298 on: February 05, 2018, 02:41:06 pm »
This venerable old lady has been added to my roster, thanks to a couple of forum members. She's a little noisy but, at thirty or so years of age, so was I ;D
Here she is on a short, (very) mixed freight.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/jq3pex1n9rlt3ry/Prairie%20on%20Kimbolted.MOV?dl=0

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4299 on: February 05, 2018, 04:32:38 pm »
Sounds like she's got tooth ache! Seems to run very smoothly though  :thumbsup:
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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4300 on: February 05, 2018, 08:20:15 pm »
Not really any noisier than my more modern Dapol locos and with better slow running :) :)

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4301 on: February 05, 2018, 08:25:35 pm »
Seems pretty smooth for her age.
Iíve got an old Poole 94xx pannier which makes a similar sound. Runs ok though.
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« Reply #4302 on: February 05, 2018, 08:29:10 pm »
Ah. Fond memories of July 2013 :D
Yes indeed! I saw them a week or so before we met up with you in Blackpool, Mick.
Vision over visibility. Bono, U2.

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« Reply #4303 on: February 05, 2018, 08:31:01 pm »
That's a very nice engine.  I hope you get a lot of fun running it.

Best wishes.

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Re: Show your Latest Loco and Rolling Stock Purchase.
« Reply #4304 on: February 15, 2018, 10:14:34 pm »
Bit of a long one this time, included are a Blue/grey HST, an EMT 156, GBRF 66, EWS 60, Test car 10 and a Pretendolino FO.











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