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

Bio: 00 Gauge DCC system using Hornby Elite and RailMaster with Pro Pack. Mixture of Loco's with some models of Steam engines and some Diesel Electric.

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RDS

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Hi Paul

That must be sort of record. 

Many members have had an almost instant answer from someone else to questions they have asked but that is the first time I can remember someone answering their own question so quickly.  Glad you have sorted it, thanks for letting us know.

00 Gauge. DCC. Elite (v1.43) with Select (v1.0) as Walkabout. RailMaster Pro running on a Windows 10 Laptop. 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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@Briars100

Please Note:

The White arrow in the Blue Square is not the way to respond to posts (yes, it is confusing). 

 

Just scroll down to the bottom and type your reply in the white box.

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

RDS

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Hi Briars100 and welcome to the Forum

It would help if you are able to upload a photo.  Just click on the icon to the left of the smiley face.  It may take a day or so for your picture to show on the Forum but this will help other members recognise it for you.

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

RDS

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That is great news.  Thanks for letting us know.

00 Gauge. DCC. Elite (v1.43) with Select (v1.0) as Walkabout. RailMaster Pro running on a Windows 10 Laptop. 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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@MartyJ

Further the post by RAF96 above, you need to be aware that your picture will not upload immediately, as it will need to be approved by Hornby Admin.  This usually happens within 24 hours of posting if posted during office hours.

 

If you intend to post text as well as your picture, it is worth posting the text separately, otherwise it will be held up, waiting of the picture.

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

RDS

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As said above, that looks fantastic. Well done and thanks for sharing it.

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

RDS

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@Sarahagain

Great information (as usual).  Thanks.

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

RDS

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Be careful to account for the fact that your preferred location is on a bend. 

I get the impression that most bridges seem to account for straight tracks.

00 Gauge. DCC. Elite (v1.43) with Select (v1.0) as Walkabout. RailMaster Pro running on a Windows 10 Laptop. 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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@Jimbopuff

.... but splits into separate little balls.

 

That usually means that the surface is not completely clean, as is required with soldering.

00 Gauge. DCC. Elite (v1.43) with Select (v1.0) as Walkabout. RailMaster Pro running on a Windows 10 Laptop. 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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@lambie

Welcome to the Forum

I regularly run Bachmann Loco's (mine are fitted with 36-553 & 36-554) using a Select Controller.  I do have the 36-557 fitted to a Heljan Class 128 Loco and this works perfectly with my Hornby Elite Controller.  (I cannot try it with the Select because I have allocated it id 128, which is outside the range of the Select).   My Select is still running the original version Firmware.

What id are you trying, as the Select is limited to up to id 59.

 

However, what you don't know is what the previous owner did regarding the change of Decoder and to some extent I agree with locojoe, regarding buying secondhand, especially when you cannot see it running before you buy.

00 Gauge. DCC. Elite (v1.43) with Select (v1.0) as Walkabout. RailMaster Pro running on a Windows 10 Laptop. 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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