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Forum: Union Station Yesterday, 09:00 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By MatroxD
Lol, maybe you should expand your horizons.. It...

Lol, maybe you should expand your horizons.. It is a very well known and said saying..

Just like: get a bunch of people listening to country, give them a beer to split, and the next thing...
Forum: Union Station Yesterday, 08:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 562
Posted By MatroxD
And just like they say.. if you want to hear...

And just like they say.. if you want to hear about a pickup truck sloshing through mud or inbreeding, listen to country..

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Forum: Union Station Yesterday, 03:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 562
Posted By MatroxD
Bwwwaaaahhhhaaaaaa... ...

Bwwwaaaahhhhaaaaaa...


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Forum: Union Station Yesterday, 02:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 562
Posted By MatroxD
Hmmmnnn.. Guess I'll chime in. Being I'm the age...

Hmmmnnn.. Guess I'll chime in. Being I'm the age that grew up in the sub box generation, and vibrating my ears, spine, etc is still a thing with me and people I am around, I listen to almost anything...
Forum: HO Scale Yesterday, 11:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 642
Posted By MatroxD
No, it only took a few minutes(benefit of a phone...

No, it only took a few minutes(benefit of a phone with a pen in it) to do..

I apologize though, as I didn't realize you needed the middle of your space open. That, of course makes a huge...
Forum: My Layout 02-17-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 16,488
Posted By MatroxD
Thanks traction. Yes, I was not satisfied pretty...

Thanks traction. Yes, I was not satisfied pretty much because of the picture I was attempting to base it. It looked nothing like it. It looked good, but it was not "prototypical", at least as fast as...
Forum: My Layout 02-17-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 16,488
Posted By MatroxD
Thanks guys! I appreciate it.. Hmmmnnn. I...

Thanks guys! I appreciate it..

Hmmmnnn. I probably should have waited then, because I took some of it off, minutes after I posted the pictures..

But.. Good thing with that chalk is that it's...
Forum: My Layout 02-17-2020, 06:52 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 16,488
Posted By MatroxD
Well, tried a bit more weathering. Didn't turn...

Well, tried a bit more weathering. Didn't turn out how I wanted(too much grime), but at least there was an attempt.. I suppose in the process of learning this, there's going to be wins and losses.....
Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 02-16-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,835
Posted By MatroxD
I actually, at this time, use an inexpensive...

I actually, at this time, use an inexpensive setup that works pretty well. It's a harbor freight fortress 2 gallon silent air compressor(the one gallon is dead silent, but going to the 2, allows me...
Forum: Union Station 02-16-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 323
Posted By MatroxD
System restore point is your friend here. Go back...

System restore point is your friend here. Go back to before you did the update. Then, if typical windows, you had a couple. Do one at a time until you find the culprit, and simply hide that one until...
Forum: Union Station 02-16-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 323
Posted By MatroxD
You probably have to do like I did with a...

You probably have to do like I did with a gigabyte motherboard and load a previous version of the software and drivers. I also have had to do this for years on my alienware laptop(worst mistake...
Forum: HO Scale 02-16-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 642
Posted By MatroxD
Remember, we're are one with the RC and space...

Remember, we're are one with the RC and space constraints. I have attached 2 more annotations. One has the doggone quasi configuration that I wish I could change mine to, and am digesting add a...
Forum: HO Scale 02-15-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 642
Posted By MatroxD
Your layout plan is very similar to my outside,...

Your layout plan is very similar to my outside, with the exception of the indicated red turnout and alternate route positions in the attached markup.

What I would suggest, if you can, from...
Forum: N Scale 02-15-2020, 02:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 380
Posted By MatroxD
I run both. Depends on what you want to do and...

I run both. Depends on what you want to do and have honestly. Me personally, if I could go back in time, with the knowledge I have now, I would have left N alone.

Don't get me wrong, I love how...
Forum: General Model Train Discussion 02-13-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 188
Posted By MatroxD
I always either cap our cut and seal them some...

I always either cap our cut and seal them some kind of way(I usually completely terminate and solder and shrink wrap). It's not worth it to me, to eventually(what can happen, will happen sooner or...
Forum: HO Scale 02-12-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 157
Posted By MatroxD
Hmmmnnn. Welcome back! As a longtime RC pilot...

Hmmmnnn. Welcome back! As a longtime RC pilot myself, I find the trains massively relaxing compared to most of my RC adventures. But great to have another pilot on here..

Welcome back for sure.....
Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 01-23-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By MatroxD
Sorry for just responding guys. Been under the...

Sorry for just responding guys. Been under the back and forth weather and working time has been pretty insane. I thank everyone for suggestions. I will try and go through, asking questions as I go...
Forum: DCC Forum (Digital Command Control) 01-18-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 619
Posted By MatroxD
Ah(on the ampmeter).. And I believe you are...

Ah(on the ampmeter)..

And I believe you are correct on the dedicated port on the pro. But on my booster, there is no dedicated port(I have the SB5). I honestly looked up things specifically for...
Forum: DCC Forum (Digital Command Control) 01-18-2020, 05:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 619
Posted By MatroxD
I agree, never hurts to ask.. Sent from my...

I agree, never hurts to ask..

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Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 01-18-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By MatroxD
You lost me on this one. Can you elaborate a bit...

You lost me on this one. Can you elaborate a bit more?

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Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 01-18-2020, 05:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By MatroxD
I believe the bellcrank idea is what I wish to...

I believe the bellcrank idea is what I wish to experiment with. I have watched many videos of layouts that had little knobs, where switches are located. I had sort of an idea, but simply couldn't and...
Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 01-18-2020, 05:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By MatroxD
Im interested in this bell crank idea. Do you...

Im interested in this bell crank idea. Do you have any visuals to illustrate?

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Forum: DCC Forum (Digital Command Control) 01-17-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 619
Posted By MatroxD
I think it's much like the powercab in the sense...

I think it's much like the powercab in the sense that once you add the booster/ control center type configuration, you can no longer utilize the power portion of the beginner system(be it the twin or...
Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 01-16-2020, 11:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By MatroxD
Thanks for the response.. Unfortunately, no...

Thanks for the response..

Unfortunately, no because there's another track next to that one(it just cannot be seen in the picture)..

Thanks again.. Appreciated. Im all ears for any other...
Forum: Painting, detailing and decaling 01-16-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By MatroxD
Is there a vertical style way to manually move a switch?

Hello..

I am simply wondering are there any vertical manual switch throwers? This switch is too close to too my fascia have a horizontal or "typical" throw mechanism. Im wondering if there's...
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