TCS DP2X-UK Decoder Installation for HO-Scale Hornby Great Western Railway King class locomotive. It was performed by Robert Lewis of Tilehust, Reading, United Kingdom.
Here is a Hornby model of a Great Western Railway King class locomotive. The King class were the pinnacle of Great Western engineering, pulling the fast expresses from London to the West of England and Wales, they were more powerful than some of the larger locomotives built by the other 3 British regions.
Please do not use any flux either liquid or paste on the mother board. It will damage it. Use only Rosin core solder approved for electronics use.
We recommend to use only Kester "44" rosin core, SN63PB37, .015" diameter, part number 24-6337-0007.
This can be ordered from Techni-Tool under Techni-Tool part number 488SO157
When stripping wire, only strip a tiny little bit of the insulation. Strip no more then a 1/64 of an inch. When the wire gets tinned with solder, the insulation will shrink back more. Try to not expose any more wire then half the length of the solder pad at most. In no case should solder or exposed wire wire ever be outside the boundary of the the solder pad you are attaching a wire to.
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