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Hopeless
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  9:03:22 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
OK, Here are some photos of where I am at with my layout. At this point most of the layout is pink styrofoam with track pinned to it. Only one small section is complete. I dont have scaning so I don't know how to add a trackplan. Photos in next post

Roland

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Hopeless
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  9:18:42 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Here are the photos



Log loading area



I know this thing is supposed to straddle the tracks, but I like it where it is



supply shed so I can run some boxcars



Saw fillers shack and bunkhouses



I have built about 80 trees so far





My version of the Dolly Vardin mine

Thanks for looking
Roland



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ddavidv
Engine Wiper



Posted - 07/20/2010 :  9:24:24 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Beautiful work. What is the layout size (footprint)?


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danpickard
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  9:29:23 PM  Show Profile  Visit danpickard's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Roland,
Great start to what looks to be a nicely presented layout...big Red Stag influence?
I'd be interested in the plan too when you can work out how to show it. I've quietly watched some of your other modelling on the other threads, and have good confidence that this will be a layout filled with some nice modelling. I assume there will be a home for the "Pettit's engine shed" on this one.

Another new layout to look forward to the progress of...

Cheers,
Dan Pickard


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Bbags
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  9:45:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Roland that is sure some very impressive modeling.

While I don't spend a lot of time in the On30 forum since I model in HO and am afraid I might be tempted to switch, I do enjoy looking at the layout threads and seeing what others are doing.

For the trackplan if you have it drawn up on paper then I have used the digital camera and taken a picture of the paper and then posted that on the forum.



John Bagley
Modeling the Alaska Railroad in HO in Wildwood Georgia.

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BigLars
Engineer

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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  9:57:27 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Dang Roland you have been holding out! I knew you were good, but had no idea how good!
Larry



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Geezer
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  10:07:33 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Very nice Roland....you have a good eye for detail
Looking forward to your progress.....I like the
unloader along side the tracks too.....


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Philip
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  10:15:00 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Wow! super!


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BBLmber
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  10:22:59 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Great work Roland, looking forward to more.

Mark


W,L,&E

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OregonOn30
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  10:24:17 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Great work Roland!!! Can't wait to see the trackplan and work photos.


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CieloVistaRy
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  10:27:20 PM  Show Profile  Send CieloVistaRy an AOL message  Reply with Quote
Very very nice, Roland! I really enjoy the scene you have done so far, and look forward to more, including wide shots of the layout and what you are working on now or have built so far. I think your trees are far superior to mine and hope that you will share your techniques!

Arthur


Arthur

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Jan Kirkwood
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  11:02:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
really, really nice. I love your wagon with the barrel.

Jan



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dallas_m
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Posted - 07/20/2010 :  11:21:14 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Looking REAL good there, Roland! Don't hold back on the pix ... keep 'em coming (and thanks).

Cheers,
Dallas

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nalmeida
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Posted - 07/21/2010 :  05:30:26 AM  Show Profile  Visit nalmeida's Homepage  Reply with Quote
That's how your pink styrofoam look?? man I have to buy me something like that!

Wonderful work Roland, I already got some ideas for my own layout. Looking forward to more pictures and if possible your track plan.


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Nelson Almeida [Portugal]
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Coaltrain
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Posted - 07/21/2010 :  07:24:15 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I like it.

You could bring your trackplan to walmart or target and scan it at the photo printing machine and scan it into a jpg.



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Dodgezilla04
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Posted - 07/21/2010 :  10:35:06 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
WOW

Chris.

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