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can any one say if ther are any small hornby shuntting engines that can not or are hard too chip,have a small collection of them and want too chip some,   please



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This is an example of the Hornby 0-6-0 chassis which is used in many tank locos and the class 08 diesel shunter........the 4 pin decoder is very easy to solder in place.........HB

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Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away


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There are plenty of 0-4-0 decoder installation on the DCC conversions page.


Halton Brat - Running Win 10, 64-bit - RM (Pro-Pack) with Elite as Controller-A, Select as Walkabout and E-Link as Controller-B - Locos are mostly TTS. http://www.halton96th.org.uk/page21.html


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I've done all of mine, using the Hornby 8 pin decoder.

00 Gauge. DCC. Elite (v1.43) with Select (v1.0) as Walkabout. RailMaster Pro running on a Windows 10 Laptop. 19 Loco's. 2nd copy of RailMaster (Not Pro) running on Windows 10 Desktop and Networked to the Laptop. Handheld RM running on Android Phone.

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