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  1. Amblethorpe Locomotives Updated

    The loco fleet at Amblethorpe. 
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  2. Amblethorpe DMUs Updated

    The Deseil Multiple Units running at Amblethorpe. The fleet is mainly Northern Rail.
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  3. Worsley Dale Locomotives Updated

    Some of the loco's to be seen around Worsley Dale
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  4. Summer Hampton Railway locomotives Updated

    Locomotives from the home fleet of the Summer Hampton Railway
     
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  5. Tony's NR class locos and others Updated

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  6. NR class loco Updated

    Indian Pacific, The Ghan and Overlander main source of locomotive power and DL's used as helpers ver the Blue Mountains



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  7. Geek Stock Updated

    Photos of my varied stock. 

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  8. Worsley Dales Extra Stock Updated

    Items just that bit too big for Worsley Dale
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  9. Worsley Dale Coaches Updated

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    • Hi Mate, Many thanks for the advise. I'll do some investigating when I have some time. Cheers,  Marcus
       
    • Athearn are a reliable brand. It sounds like your points may be too small a radius.
      I would try to open it up and see if you can re-gauge the wheels you speak of.
      Ideally an NMRA gauge is your best friend, but I've found turning the loco upside down and sliding a piece of set track, or identical kind of point over the wheels will show you what is going on.
      No fun having a new loco fail on the layout. 
    • Hi Mate, thanks for the feedback. This is an SD751. I'll take a good look at the bogies/wheel axles when I have some time. It seems like one of the middle wheel axles doesn't have any lateral movement. It could be a lemon loco, or just a design fault. Having been used to European locos (Trix, Brawa, Roco etc.) and Bachmann Branchline UK stock which are mostly great runners,  I was expecting something better out of the box. Maybe 3 axle bogies aren't really suited to tighter radius curves.
       
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