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Orionvp17
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Posted - 01/02/2017 :  5:36:29 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Like.

Pete
in Michigan



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Vagel Keller
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Posted - 01/19/2017 :  3:58:55 PM  Show Profile  Visit Vagel Keller's Homepage  Reply with Quote
... quick update on the massive moveable rock face below Reed Trestle. Here's a perspective shot to orient you:



I decided to fill in the entire base area, then work upward.



I add some charcoal gray dry pigment to each batch of Plaster of Paris "to taste," hoping that there isn't too much differentiation in shade when it dries. We'll see. Of course, staining can cover a multitude of sins ...



All for now.



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Vagel Keller
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Posted - 03/15/2017 :  7:05:15 PM  Show Profile  Visit Vagel Keller's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Just a quick check-in; I'm still at work on the rock work and will post some update pics when I have finished. I've been distracted with glitches in two new arrivals, one of which persists after being "fixed" by the manuf. warrantee repair dep't ... so, I decided to let them sit in the engine terminal and get back to work.


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Orionvp17
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Posted - 03/15/2017 :  7:08:46 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Good to see you back at it, Vagel!

You gonna add in another delay this weekend for the Midwest Narrow Gauge Show? We have Moxie!

Pete
in MIchigan



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Vagel Keller
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Posted - 03/15/2017 :  7:44:29 PM  Show Profile  Visit Vagel Keller's Homepage  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Orionvp17


You gonna add in another delay this weekend for the Midwest Narrow Gauge Show? We have Moxie!



See yinz on Saturday! But isn't that area a protected watershed?



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Orionvp17
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Posted - 03/15/2017 :  8:19:34 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
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Originally posted by Orionvp17


You gonna add in another delay this weekend for the Midwest Narrow Gauge Show? We have Moxie!



See yinz on Saturday! But isn't that area a protected watershed?



We'll save you a couple of extra cans....

Pete
in Michigan



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Vagel Keller
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Posted - 03/16/2017 :  01:45:56 AM  Show Profile  Visit Vagel Keller's Homepage  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Orionvp17

quote:
Originally posted by Vagel Keller

quote:
Originally posted by Orionvp17


You gonna add in another delay this weekend for the Midwest Narrow Gauge Show? We have Moxie!



See yinz on Saturday! But isn't that area a protected watershed?



We'll save you a couple of extra cans

Pete
in Michigan



I'll bring a P38 so I can dispose of the Moxie by-product properly ... in an empty can ... pack-in, pack out.



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MarkF
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Posted - 03/17/2017 :  12:12:04 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
It's good to hear from you Vagel! I was wondering what had happened to you. I'm anxious to see how the rock face turned out.

Mark

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Vagel Keller
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Posted - 03/17/2017 :  01:39:34 AM  Show Profile  Visit Vagel Keller's Homepage  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by MarkF

It's good to hear from you Vagel! I was wondering what had happened to you. I'm anxious to see how the rock face turned out.



Here's a teaser ...




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Vagel Keller
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Posted - 03/24/2017 :  5:50:26 PM  Show Profile  Visit Vagel Keller's Homepage  Reply with Quote
It was good to see all the guys from the Great Lakes HOn30 crew at the Midwest Narrow Gauge Show on Saturday. I'm still "chipping away" on the lift-out rock face project. One more application to fill in the notch to the right of the wet section show in this view; it's sketched in with pencil. That'll be a total of 8 applications, each one taking about 20 minutes to work.



I'll be at the RPM meet in Greensburg, PA on Saturday if any'a'yinz are planning to come out.



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