Fitting DCC Sound to a Hornby West Country Pacific


This short article provides a demonstration of Howes DCC sound fitted to a Hornby West Country Bullied pacific:


Decoder and Speaker Fitting

The following pictures show how the decoder and speaker were fitted inside the loco:


There was originally, a screw-fitted weight located where the speaker is fitted. This weight has been removed to povide space for the speaker. Blue-tac has been used on the corners of the speaker baffle box to seal it for best possible sound results. The decoder is located on top of the drive gearbox.


The Model in Action


Graham Plowman (13/08/2011)


ESU Loksound decoder supplied by:
Howes Models Logo

Locomotive supplied by:
Heljan

Locomotive manufactured by:
Hornby


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