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alan-lloyd17/07/2012 18:27:45
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The springs specified on the drawing of the locomotive axle boxes will not fit, the i/d is too small. I suspect the studs should be 5ba as per Don Youngs drawing of the Derby 4F that this model is based on.

nick feast24/10/2012 15:01:17
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Definitely my mistake, either use 5BA as suggested or obtain bigger diameter springs such as Lee LC-042C-9.

Apologies

Nick

Nigel Hyde24/10/2012 18:54:47
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Hi Nick

could you tell me where I can get the springs you have stated Lee LC-042C-9.

I have looked on Lee springs and they are not listed

thanks Nigel

AndyP24/10/2012 21:35:05
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Try searching on LC-042C-09 (those are zeros) not letter Os - oops 2 Ronnies !

Andy

nick feast16/11/2012 08:53:06
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Sorry Nigel I was working from a ten year old hard copy of the catalogue! Hope this spring still available.

Nick

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