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Hornby OO LMS Royal Scot with Zimo MS sound

Kit: MS480 hard-wired; SugarCube9

Revisiting an older model here with Zimo MS kit. It is quite limited for space, for a smaller decoder in the boiler and hard-wiring is the way to go...

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Care must be taken to undo the speedo before removing the body.

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The 8 pin DCC socket is removed and we mill the chassis top down flat, removing the screw mounts.

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We test-fit our deocder, speaker and 1000uF capacitor - it is very tight, but think we can make it fit.

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A bit of jiggling and shifting of the components slightly, and it all goes in. Using BlackTack and Kapton tape to tidy it all up.

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