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  Topic: Double Slips
RedFred

Replies: 2
Views: 14837

PostForum: WIT Control   Posted: Wed Oct 08, 2008 2:37 pm   Subject: Double Slips
The typical arrangement you suggest in the model is certainly one of the legitimate real-life configurations. There can be reasons to control each pair of points at one end of a double slip independen ...
  Topic: WHICH WAY DO SEMAPHORES POINT?
RedFred

Replies: 1
Views: 14223

PostForum: The real world   Posted: Wed Apr 04, 2007 9:13 am   Subject: WHICH WAY DO SEMAPHORES POINT?
As semaphore signals fade from the scene on modern railways, the modeller has less opportunity to observe in the real world the things they may wish to create in model form.

An error which occurs i ...
  Topic: DISTANT SIGNAL INTERLOCKING
RedFred

Replies: 0
Views: 11934

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 1   Posted: Sun Sep 18, 2005 6:19 am   Subject: DISTANT SIGNAL INTERLOCKING
Some SigScribe4 users seem to be having difficulty understanding how to interlock Distant signals with corresponding Stop signals. The Tutorial in the Help document illustrates the principles, but the ...
  Topic: Error concerning wrong colour levers
RedFred

Replies: 1
Views: 13752

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 1   Posted: Mon Sep 05, 2005 8:54 pm   Subject: Error concerning wrong colour levers
Thanks for this bug report, terry. We'll investigate and sort it as soon as possible. I'm glad you found a way around the problem.
  Topic: Defining off diagram
RedFred

Replies: 1
Views: 13417

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 1   Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2005 6:15 pm   Subject: Defining off diagram
terry,

Welcome to the Guest Lounge.

I'm guessing that you are referring to the following paragraph from the tutorial:

Shunt signal routes extend to the next facing shunt or home signal or "Sh ...
  Topic: King Lever - sort of
RedFred

Replies: 2
Views: 16604

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 1   Posted: Sat Aug 13, 2005 10:50 am   Subject: King Lever - sort of
Andrew,

It is our intention to include a 'king lever' in SigScribe4 at some stage. In the meanwhile, you can achieve what you require as follows.

Allocate a blue lever as the king lever and conn ...
  Topic: File saving bug in 1.1.1 (7/Jul/05)?
RedFred

Replies: 2
Views: 16083

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 1   Posted: Sat Aug 13, 2005 10:23 am   Subject: File saving bug in 1.1.1 (7/Jul/05)?
Andrew,

Thanks for this bug report. We'll certainly give it the mirror treatment (look into it). And thanks for the good and precise detail - that always helps.

Has anyone else noted anything si ...
  Topic: Plain Text Config File
RedFred

Replies: 2
Views: 15472

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 2 wish list   Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2005 10:00 pm   Subject: Plain Text Config File
A text summary is a good suggestion. Thanks AndrewIC.

What if it was editable as an alternative input method who those who have a deeper understanding of what they are doing? Thoughts anyone?
  Topic: facing point locks
RedFred

Replies: 3
Views: 19698

PostForum: The real world   Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2005 7:04 am   Subject: facing point locks
s_truck, this issue has come up previously - initially during the beta testing stage of SigScribe4. You can see what was discussed then in the SigScribe4 1.0.beta forum - facing point locks.
  Topic: Electric turnout control?
RedFred

Replies: 2
Views: 17919

PostForum: Modratec Lever Frame Kits   Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2005 6:50 am   Subject: Electric turnout control?
AnrewIC, have a look at the following article on the MODRATEC web site:

http://MODRATEC.com/mud_points.php

Also note that by using the MODRATEC point-wit, it is quite practical to run mechanical ...
  Topic: SigScribe4 version 1.1.1
RedFred

Replies: 0
Views: 11643

PostForum: SigScribe4 version 1   Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 7:09 pm   Subject: SigScribe4 version 1.1.1
Yes, we found a bug in 1.1.0 almost as soon as we had released it - hence 1.1.1 is now available.
  Topic: Photos of kits
RedFred

Replies: 1
Views: 14885

PostForum: Modratec Lever Frame Kits   Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 7:03 pm   Subject: Photos of kits
Check out the new article by Stewart McSporran in which he describes his construction of an 18-lever kit. It's accessible from the construction page:

http://MODRATEC.com/construct.php
  Topic: cutting interlocking slots...
RedFred

Replies: 3
Views: 19891

PostForum: Modratec Lever Frame Kits   Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2005 11:34 am   Subject: cutting interlocking slots...
Correct on all counts! Smile
  Topic: cutting interlocking slots...
RedFred

Replies: 3
Views: 19891

PostForum: Modratec Lever Frame Kits   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2005 1:05 pm   Subject: cutting interlocking slots...
Ian,

Do I understand that you have completed a SigScribe4 design, and you now want to know where to go from there?

If so, then you don't need to do anything further except to submit your design ...
  Topic: Aluminium Tools in MODRATEC Lever Frame Kits.
RedFred

Replies: 1
Views: 15004

PostForum: Modratec Lever Frame Kits   Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2005 9:58 am   Subject: Aluminium Tools in MODRATEC Lever Frame Kits.
Good suggestion, roger. The construction manual now includes your hint.
 
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