Denton Brook 7mm light industrial

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  1. Toto

    Toto I'm best ignored Staff Member Founder Administrator

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    Fantastic
     
  2. Kimbo

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    I'll second that, great work Giles. Can I ask which model receiver you have you used for this project?
    Kim
     
  3. giles

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    It's an RX 47 Kim, with two ADD1's to give me additional reversible ESC's
    So I'm using
    4 X reversible ESC
    2 X Servo

    At the moment I'm using a temporary transmitter, which is all knobs - but Andy at Micron (UK) is very kindly going to produce me a TX with four joysticks (and a knob....)

    Best,

    Giles
     
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    I've replaced the servo in the stabilisers I've just got to remount them.....

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iu54SOSKlRk
     
  5. paul_l

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    Congratulations on Pic of the week, a beautiful model and excellent photo, well deserved.

    Paul
     
  6. Toto

    Toto I'm best ignored Staff Member Founder Administrator

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    Absolutely ........ well done Giles. Stunning model.
    cheers
    toto
     
  7. Gary

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    Pic Of The Week, well deserved ! Congratulations. :thumbs::thumbs::thumbs:

    Cheers, Gary.
     
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    Giles Well deserved POTW quality modelling :worship::worship::worship:
     
  9. giles

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    Thank you folks - I confess I used focus stacking to get the whole loco in focus with that picture, but it did come out nicely.

    Here it is (briefly) in action (unlit)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0RhfD1xdeYQ
     
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    We also ha a gate at the bottom of the incline (for some reason....)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZROb00dZ5pw
     
  11. paul_l

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    Giles the loco is even more impressive in motion, but the gates and the operators leg is simply brilliant. :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: :thumbs:

    Paul
     
  12. Toto

    Toto I'm best ignored Staff Member Founder Administrator

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    In a league of its own.

    Fantastic. :thumbs:
     
  13. Gary

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    That is really impressive Giles, well done. :thumbs:

    Have you considered putting a small servo in the cab of the Garrett to operate the drivers arm on the throttle ?? :scratchchin:

    Cheers, Gary.
     
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    Fantastic modelling
     
  15. giles

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    Another little video now the crane is all in one piece.....!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sG-W0Rxlzgr
     
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    Some scenic work has been going on, as well as producing the laser components for people.

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  17. Toto

    Toto I'm best ignored Staff Member Founder Administrator

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    Incredible video Giles. I've never seen anything quite like it before.
    don't know what I can say really as it just wouldn't be enough.
    thank you for sharing your wonderful work
    toto
     
  18. paul_l

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    Giles - superb, my only critisim would be that the truck suspension didn't compress when the cable drum hit the load bed :avatar:

    Brilliant video and models - Ralph over to you :giggle:

    Paul
     
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    Some things are getting neglected over at Denton Brook

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    But at least the factory building is nearing completion at last (and the crane working again...). All the guttering and pipe work seemed to take days.... No - it DID take days.

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