This fitting of coach lights article was supplied by Phil Spiegelhalter.
Many thanks Phil.
Minimal 'fitting' time ! - mostly
Removal and refitting of coach body and any bits falling off in the process !
The type 7 has minimal space above the compartment walls/dividers/cupboards: and on
the compartment section I trimmed back to create depth for the CR2032 battery ...
if I had turned it around, with the battery at the open saloon end, this would not
have been required - but I wanted the 5 LED lights 'symmetrically' placed based on
On the Buffet; the strip COULD simply lie across the top of, and between, the
dividers /end furniture.
T-T suggest foam pad fixing - but my pads were too thick - and taping it directly
to the roof was best (possibly with a few millimetres space cut below for the
battery) .. and above the normal window line of the compartments.
Especially with the high-windows of the Buffet - fitting directly to the roof
underside WAS required. no problem. (battery just within distance between end
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