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by richard49
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: H Class Wheels
Replies: 9
Views: 1365

Re: H Class Wheels

Unfortunately I couldn't make Scaleforum. Will these wheels be available on your website?
Richard
by richard49
Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 3212

Re: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion

Two sets for me as wel please.
by richard49
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 3212

Re: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion

PS, loved the left footer info. I think I knew but thanks for the confirmation.
by richard49
Sun Mar 10, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 3212

Re: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion

Thanks very much everyone, very useful information.

Richard
by richard49
Sun Mar 10, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 3212

Re: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion

Many thanks to those who have responded to my query. All were helpful and raised an issue I had not fully considered, namely the wheel selection. Philip, your response confirms that I will have to make some suitable bushes. I don't have access to a lathe and have not used one since O Level metalwork...
by richard49
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 3212

Re: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion

Many thanks for those thoughts. I think it is possible to adapt the SEF chassis but it might take a bit of butchery. I agree that this allows the opportunity to introduce sprung chassis, or compensation (whatever your preference), however the Hornby set up runs beautifully, if a simple (?) drop in c...
by richard49
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Steam Locomotives
Topic: Wainwright H Class P4 conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 3212

Wainwright H Class P4 conversion

Has anyone attempted to convert the Hornby H Class to P4? I have two Hornby locos of this engine, and a Southeastern Fineccast chassis. To my mind there are two possible solutions. 1. Use the Southeastern Finecast chassis. 2. Use an Alan Gibson Wheel Set for the M7 conversion which has 3mm axles. Im...

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