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  1. jamiepage liked adrian's post in the thread Tales from a sporadic modeller..

    Slowly ticking off the jobs so I think the chassis is virtually finished now. It just needs stripping down and giving it a good clean...

    chassis - 1.jpg chassis - 2.jpg chassis - 4.jpg chassis - 3.jpg 17 January 2018 at 01:09
  2. adrian attached a file to the thread Tales from a sporadic modeller..

    Slowly ticking off the jobs so I think the chassis is virtually finished now. It just needs stripping down and giving it a good clean...

    chassis - 1.jpg chassis - 2.jpg chassis - 4.jpg chassis - 3.jpg 16 January 2018 at 23:35
  3. BrushType4 liked Mr Grumpy's post in the thread Grumpy's workbench...18,000 gallons of milk.

    [ATTACH] Just a quick update. I find the barrels too shiny, so I have used Humbrol Matt cote varnish to tone one down. Here they are...

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  4. BrushType4 liked Mr Grumpy's post in the thread Grumpy's workbench...18,000 gallons of milk.

    Following a spray with the Clostermann black etch primer, the chassis is ready for accepting the tank. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  5. BrushType4 liked Mr Grumpy's post in the thread Grumpy's workbench...18,000 gallons of milk.

    One down....almost! If the weather is kind, I'll nip out to the shed and get some primer on tomorrow. I am going to try Clostermann...

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  6. daifly liked dibateg's post in the thread 7mm The Derby Line - JLTRT 7813 Freshford Manor.

    Meanwhile I've pressed on with the MMP Class B tank. It goes together nicely, just the non-metal stuff to put on now. [ATTACH]

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  7. Barnaby liked Sandy Harper's post in the thread JLTRT BR Class 20.

    Class 20 ready for the paint shop in the New Year [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Merry Christmas all Sandy

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  8. AJC liked Overseer's post in the thread How to do the interior of 16T minerals?.

    I am pretty sure the interiors were never painted, even when new. To match the usually fairly even rust colour I paint the interior a...

    16 January 2018 at 22:03
  9. Compton castle liked Purple-haze's post in the thread Bristol 2016.

    Can't believe it,but OMG it's time for the 2018 Bristol show:eek:. However, there's still time to book a 24 (or 48) pass, raid the local...

    16 January 2018 at 21:26
  10. daifly liked FuntleyWorks's post in the thread GWR Armstrong.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] My friend took lots of pictures for me yesterday, so just a couple more by someone who can take...

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  11. Dan Randall liked Compton castle's post in the thread 7mm Severn Tunnel East.

    [ATTACH] Day one on the new diorama complete

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  12. Dan Randall liked Rob Pulham's post in the thread 7mm Rob P's Coaching Stock Workbench - Kirk 51' Parcels full brakes.

    I am back on the trail of Kirk coach builds, this time it's an all 3rd/brake 3rd twin set (Diags 105/125). It's for the gent that I...

    16 January 2018 at 20:59
  13. Dan Randall liked Rob Pulham's post in the thread 7mm Rob P's Coaching Stock Workbench - Kirk 51' Parcels full brakes.

    A concerted effort this weekend has seen the All 3rd nearing completion. Still to do are fitting the roof and having seen the photos...

    16 January 2018 at 20:58
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