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  1. class8mikado replied to the thread Great Central Railway after the link up.

    In response to standard tank; Don't know that much can be done about that. Did I see that there we're some new compacted/recycled plastic sleepers being looked at somewhere that had properties similar to wooden sleepers- a 'coasting only'...

    Nov 17, 2017 at 5:22 PM
  2. class8mikado liked Gav106's post in the thread Great Central Railway after the link up.

    I love the fact that on here you talk about how the GCR(N) needs double track and faster speeds to attract families... really??? As a father to two young lads they will tell you the GCR(N) is far better than the GCR. You have a miniature railway...

    Nov 17, 2017 at 4:23 PM
  3. class8mikado replied to the thread Great Central Railway after the link up.

    Presuming that that particular section is pretty flat, Lets hope that the response to concerns is not to impose a speed limit on that section, which only results in more noise as the train leaves the section and accelerates, which results in the...

    Nov 17, 2017 at 4:22 PM
  4. class8mikado replied to the thread WCRC Special 11/11/17.

    Back in the day a shove from a Fairburn tank was a fairly regular occurrence...

    Nov 16, 2017 at 1:43 PM
  5. class8mikado liked GWR4707's post in the thread 61306 Ownership.

    Just make myself comfortable.... [IMG]

    Nov 16, 2017 at 1:37 PM
  6. class8mikado replied to the thread 61306 Ownership.

    I fear you are right, but to be a little more accurate Tornado runs WITH DB, ( WC wont use her,) but unless some exclusivity arrangement is made Mayflower can run with anyone who wants her - apart from the little matter of not being air braked...

    Nov 16, 2017 at 10:59 AM
  7. class8mikado replied to the thread 61306 Ownership.

    Still waiting for the Doubleheader with 60163

    Nov 15, 2017