Zimo

VIDEO: Oxford Rail ‘N7’ 0-6-2T with Zimo sound

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we show how to install digital sound in Oxford Rail’s ‘OO’ gauge ‘N7’ 0-6-2T using a Zimo MX648R decoder and a sugar cube speaker. Watch the finished model in action here and read

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VIDEO: Ruston 48DS sound taster

Hornby’s Ruston 48DS is reviewed in full in the next issue of Hornby Magazine and Paul Chetter will be showing how to install sound in the tiny four-wheel diesel shunter. Here’s a little taster of what is to come… HM150

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VIDEO: Flying Scotsman with Zimo sound

Hornby’s model of iconic Gresley ‘A3’ 4-6-2 60103 Flying Scotsman gets a digital sound upgrade for operation on our West Coast Cement exhibition layout. For this detailed step by step guide we fit the model with a Zimo decoder, Rail

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VIDEO: Hornby ’72XX’ 2-8-2T with Zimo sound

In the digital control feature in the latest issue of Hornby Magazine, we show how to install a Zimo decoder, speaker and stay alive into the Hornby GWR ’72XX’ 2-8-2T in simple steps. Read the full feature in HM146 –

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VIDEO: Bachmann and ViTrains Class 37s with Zimo sound

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine, Mike Wild shows how he went about installing digital sound in Bachmann and ViTrains Class 37s with the minimum amount of modifications. Both use Zimo decoders – and MX644D in the Bachmann model

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VIDEO: Hornby Crosti ‘9F’ with sound

In the June issue of Hornby Magazine – on sale from May 2 2019 – we show how to install a Zimo decoder and pair of speakers into a Hornby Crosti ‘9F’ 2-10-0. Watch the model in action here and

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VIDEO: Hornby Stanier ‘Duchess’ 4-6-2 with Zimo sound

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM140, February 2019 – we show how to install a Zimo MX645R decoder and speaker into Hornby’s latest ‘OO’ gauge model of the Stanier ‘Duchess’ 4-6-2. Plus the same method can be

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VIDEO: Upgraded Twin Track Sound Class 67 for ‘OO’

In HM137 showed how to install a Hornby Class 67 Twin Track Sound decoder in its high fidelity model of the Alstom built Bo-Bo diesel-electric and how to enhance its audio output with a new speaker. Listen to the model

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VIDEO: Heljan ‘O’ gauge Class 05 with sound

Heljan’s ‘O’ gauge Class 05 diesel shunter gets a digital sound makeover in HM135 to show the simplicity of upgrading to ‘O’ gauge sound with this 21-pin decoder fitted locomotive. Our project uses a Zimo MX644D decoder and ‘sugar cube’

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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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