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Sounds that can’t be made… or they can on Canute Road Quay and RisEx 23/02/19 | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

Sound fitted DCC controlled locomotives are being more and more popular, effective and cheaper, especially since the introduction of cheaper sounds chips such as the Hornby TTS range of sound fitted decoders. However whilst the sounds of the locomotive themselves are achieved with a few add on sounds such as doors closing and guards whistles,…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/02/17/sounds-that-cant-be-made-or-they-can-on-canute-road-quay-and-risex-23-02-19/

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’00’ Works to produce a R-T-R ex LSWR Drummond K10 class 4-4-0 locomotive | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

The ’00’ Works have produced a number of small batches of hand built Ready to Run locomotives including a variety of Southern classes, including most recently an ex London and South Western Drummond D15 4-4-0 and also  ex London Brighton and South Coast Railway Marsh I3 4-4-2 Tanks. They also produced, before Hornby, a brass Devon Belle Observation car…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/01/29/00-works-to-produce-a-r-t-r-ex-lswr-drummond-k10-class-4-4-0-locomotive/

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Bachmann and Graham Farish 2019 catalogues launched, a round up from an SR / BR(s) perspective [Updated] | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

The 2019 Bachmann Branchline and Graham Farish Catalogues were launched today at a trade event held in London. Alongside the announcement of a small number of new-tooling projects, mainly wagons in 00 and N gauges the 009 range increases with new tooling for the delightful and minuscule  Baguley-Drewry 70hp Diesel 0-4-0 shunter,  as used since the early…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/01/14/bachmann-2019-catalogues-launched/

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Hornby announce 2019 range including brand new ex LBSC A1/A1x Terrier and Bulleid 59ft coaches and ex LSWR Diagram 1543 20/24T brake van | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

Hornby have today announced their full range for 2019.  The highlights  from a Southern Railway perspective being the brand new tooled ex LBSC A1 / A1x 0-6-0T “Terrier” (in direct competition with the announcement earlier this year of the Rails of Sheffied / Dapol version) Bulleid 1945 built 59ft ‘shortie’ coaching stock, Diagrams 2316 and…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/01/07/hornby-announce-2019-range-including-brand-new-bulleid-59ft-coaches-and-ex-lswr-diagram-1543-20-24t-brake-van/