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by colinglenister
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: Ground Signals
Replies: 21
Views: 1150

Re: Ground Signals

Thanks for all the info. I think I understand most of it. I want to have more than one engine in steam, hence signals etc because I am also interested in interlocking. As you can see from the attached (new) design, the location is bounded to the south by a canal (I want water too), hence the road ca...
by colinglenister
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: Ground Signals
Replies: 21
Views: 1150

Re: Ground Signals

Maybe I should redesign the station throat/runaround such that entry to the goods yard is off the running line before the run around? But then how do I get to run around wagons without using the platform run around.
Layout is 9ft x 2ft
by colinglenister
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: Ground Signals
Replies: 21
Views: 1150

Re: Ground Signals

Forgot to amend the inset
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by colinglenister
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: Ground Signals
Replies: 21
Views: 1150

Re: Ground Signals

Thanks for all your comments and advice. I realise I left out some important details: Amendments in red: Ground frame in the yard Position of signal cabin Replace single slip with double slip Add facing point locks to toes of double slip on running line Platform is a scale 355ft How does that change...
by colinglenister
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Track and Turnouts
Topic: Ground Signals
Replies: 21
Views: 1150

Ground Signals

Attached is the track plan of my proposed layout. Can anyone advise me what, if anything, should be installed at the pisition of the question mark. Movement from the yard to the runaround across the single slip is planned. any comments on the signalling would be appreciated too. Thanks Colin 2020031...
by colinglenister
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: East of Scotland
Topic: NEW MEMBER
Replies: 2
Views: 1018

NEW MEMBER

Hi!

I'm Colin Glenister and have just rejoined the Society.

I live in Kelty.

Cheers Colin

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