The absence of the layout manager gave the sparkies the opportunity they had been waiting for.
Review and decision to relocate power supply to the layout.
The points that disappeared last week have now reappeared sprouting a fine growth of wires.
You might even say a "pointless" layout! The points are up for a very good reason.
Not only has Dockland moved to a new location in the club, it has also gained a fourth baseboard. That may sound a lot but this is 7mm scale where another metre or so does not hold much in the way of rolling stock.Some initial electrical problems have been resolved.…
Trade isn't about goods. Trade is about information. Goods sit in the warehouse until information moves them.
Reconnecting the points to the mimic panel was the main job of the day.
Some dropper cables fixed and an in depth investigation into a point problem.
Following a break to build the extension, work is resuming on the Dockland Layout.
Malcolm C focussed on hiding the frog switching wiring on the double slip only to be interrupted to assist Ray in tracking down some problems on the CBUS control system.