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Digital sound

VIDEO: Hornby ‘King Arthur’ 4-6-0 with DCC sound

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we show how to install Digital sound into Hornby’s popular Maunsell ‘King Arthur’ 4-6-0 working with a model of 30452 Sir Meliagrance coupled to a water cart tender. Read the full installation guide

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Hornby Class 87 exclusive first review

Headlining the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM132, June 2018, on sale from May 10 2018 – is an exclusive first review of Hornby’s new ‘OO’ gauge model of the BR Class 87 Bo-Bo overhead electric. This new release

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VIDEO: Bachmann LYR 2-4-2T with Zimo sound

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we show how to install a Digital Command Control (DCC) decoder and how to upgrade to sound for Bachmann’s ‘OO’ gauge LYR ‘1008’ 2-4-2T. Watch the finished model here running on our test

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VIDEO: Locoman Sounds Gresley ‘A4’ 4-6-2

Locoman Sounds has produced a new digital sound file for ESU and ZImo decoders for the Gresley ‘A4’ 4-6-2. We installed the decoder in a Hornby ‘A4’ to put it through its paces. Watch is here and read the full

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VIDEO: Dapol GWR ’57XX’ 0-6-0PT for ‘O’ gauge

Dapol has released its new ‘O’ gauge GWR ’57XX’ 0-6-0PT. We put BR black liveried 5717 through its paces on our test track fitted with Dapol’s new Real Drive sound decoder for the class. Watch it here and read the

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VIDEO: Hornby Class 56 with sound for ‘OO’ gauge

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we show how to install digital sound into Hornby’s Class 56 for ‘OO’ gauge using a Zimo decoder and 3D printed speaker. Watch the model in action here and read the full step

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VIDEO: Twin Track Sound Class 08

Hornby’s new Twin Track Sound fitted Class 08 diesel shunter is expected to arrive in December. Here we preview the models sound capability including the new cold start function which is being introduced with this locomotive. Watch the video here

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VIDEO: Sound fitted 4-TC and Class 33/1 for ‘OO’

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we show how to install a new pair of DCC sound decoders from DC Kits/Legomanbiffo into Kernow Model Rail Centre’s 4-TC four-car unit and a Heljan Class 33/1 to recreate an authentic Southern

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VIDEO: Bachmann Wickham Trolley with sound

In HM121, July 2017, we showed how to install digital sound into Bachmann’s tiny ‘OO’ gauge Wickham Type 27 trolley and trailer in a full step by step guide. While filming for our latest issue – HM126, on sale from

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VIDEO: Golden Valley Hobbies ‘Janus’ 0-6-0 with sound

Golden Valley Hobbies gave Hornby Magazine exclusive access to its first DCC sound fitted version of its ‘Janus’ 0-6-0 diesel shunter and this is the result. Read our full review in HM124, October 2017, on sale now. To get your

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