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    Thread: ModuleA Syllabus reading list
Post: ModuleA Syllabus reading list

I was looking at ModuleA for myself and a number or colleagues. My query is if you only had access to IRSE books/publications as an IRSE member, any publication online and could only teach yourself i....
merlin89 Just starting to think about exam? 0 6,121 29-05-2020, 11:56 AM
    Thread: S&T website
Post: RE: S&T website

Awesome site Frankie lots of information I'll be passing on to my colleagues.
merlin89 External links 2 21,998 11-06-2017, 06:56 PM
    Thread: Mod 7 study pack
Post: Mod 7 study pack

From reading this forum Im becoming more interested in this module, just a query is there much in the way of reading study material provided in the study pack?
merlin89 Module 7 1 15,218 26-06-2013, 11:26 PM
    Thread: Free online study material
Post: Free online study material

Found three online Sytems Engineering material sources http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/aeronautics-and-astronautics/16-842-fundamentals-of-systems-engineering-fall-2009/index.htm A quick search of IN...
merlin89 Studying for Mod 7 1 17,540 23-06-2013, 06:17 PM
    Thread: Study Group (TRE) Bradford-Upon-Avon, Wiltshire
Post: Study Group (TRE) Bradford-Upon-Avon, Wiltshire

I am currently canvassing support for Modules 2 and 3 for 2014 and will make a start next week. [hr] merlin89 Wrote: (07-06-2013, 04:15 PM) -- I am currently canvassing support for Modules 2 and 3 fo...
merlin89 Set up a Study Group 0 11,241 07-06-2013, 04:15 PM
    Thread: 2000 Headway Calcs and Layout
Post: RE: 2001 Stopping and Non-Stopping Calcs

Peter, Many thanks but i think you may have mixed up the files to two threads I have recently uploaded answers to, one for 2001 and one for 2000. apologies for the confusion.
merlin89 2000 30 159,416 07-04-2013, 01:44 PM
    Thread: 2001 Stopping and Non-Stopping Calcs
Post: 2001 Stopping and Non-Stopping Calcs

Not so sure about my calculations here. Any feedback appreciated.
merlin89 2001 1 12,576 06-04-2013, 01:16 PM
    Thread: 2000 Headway Calcs and Layout
Post: RE: 2000 Headway Calcs and Layout

Have made an attempt on my 2000 layout stopping and non stopping calcs and even after reading all the replies above. Still not there yet especially the distance time graph. I would appreciate any feed...
merlin89 2000 30 159,416 05-04-2013, 05:06 PM
    Thread: 2000 Headway Calcs and Layout
Post: RE: 2000 Headway Calcs

Actually re-reading the notes again and again I think Ive nearly grasped it Ill try out on some graph paper as suggested.
merlin89 2000 30 159,416 01-04-2013, 07:48 PM
    Thread: Printing and scanning Layouts
Post: RE: Printing and scanning Layouts

Yes makes much more sense doing it that way
merlin89 Attempted Layouts 8 42,533 31-03-2013, 06:26 PM
    Thread: 2000 Headway Calcs and Layout
Post: RE: 2000 Headway Calcs

Peter Do you have the time to write a small step by step guide on how to draw a stopping time-distance curve. I understand what it shows me in the study notes but am struggling to create one by mysel...
merlin89 2000 30 159,416 31-03-2013, 06:24 PM
    Thread: Printing and scanning Layouts
Post: RE: Printing and scanning Layouts

Many thanks to you both. There is a plotter at work however I have printed off on A3, quite small to work on but will see how it scans in. I just wanted to work through the example layouts before atte...
merlin89 Attempted Layouts 8 42,533 28-03-2013, 11:37 PM
    Thread: Printing and scanning Layouts
Post: RE: Printing and scanning Layouts

Both for me to have a go at the layout andtoscan in and post.
merlin89 Attempted Layouts 8 42,533 27-03-2013, 08:22 PM
    Thread: Printing and scanning Layouts
Post: Printing and scanning Layouts

Does anybody have any tips on how they print off and scan in layouts please? Many thanks
merlin89 Attempted Layouts 8 42,533 26-03-2013, 09:26 PM
    Thread: 2010 Result arrived
Post: 2010 Result arrived

Got my result today I failed but will be back with Module 2 and Module 3 rebound for 2011.
merlin89 Waiting for the postie..... 28 143,657 24-12-2010, 02:27 PM
    Thread: Exercise 1A, Appendix W of the Study Pack
Post: RE: Exercise 1A, Appendix W of the Study Pack

SBD - Service Braking Distance as from the signal spacing chart GK/RT0034 so this would be 1258 m at 80 mph on level gradient BD - Safe Minimum Braking Distance (as you can see I have also used B...
merlin89 Study Pack exercises 10 57,558 22-12-2010, 10:12 PM
    Thread: Exercise 1A, Appendix W of the Study Pack
Post: RE: Exercise 1A, Appendix W of the Study Pack

I have included my calcs for question 1 below I have a query is the maximum permitted spacing for 3 aspect SBD + 33%? Convert Line Speed into ms-1: 80 x (1609/3600) = 35.75ms-1 say 36ms-1 F...
merlin89 Study Pack exercises 10 57,558 21-12-2010, 03:09 PM
    Thread: 2010 results
Post: RE: 2010 results

Do you think this year they could break with tradition this year due to the weather conditions and just send out results by email I'm sure it wouldn't take that long. But can you imagine if a mistake ...
merlin89 Waiting for the postie..... 22 105,972 21-12-2010, 11:22 AM
    Thread: 2010 results
Post: RE: 2010 results

If somebody could tell me now by email I'd be very happy/sad
merlin89 Waiting for the postie..... 22 105,972 12-12-2010, 02:27 PM
    Thread: 2010 results
Post: RE: 2010 results

Good luck with that Peter I'm sure its been very stressful but they are in good hands if you're at the helm.
merlin89 Waiting for the postie..... 22 105,972 10-12-2010, 06:43 PM