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deemery
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Posted - 08/08/2016 :  09:27:16 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Are you going to add some posts between the left corner and the right corner post under the building? That's a long span with nothing underneath, especially for granite floor loads. I think that's what you meant by 'more pilings'?

dave



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kirk
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Posted - 08/08/2016 :  11:05:51 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by deemery

Are you going to add some posts between the left corner and the right corner post under the building? That's a long span with nothing underneath, especially for granite floor loads. I think that's what you meant by 'more pilings'?

dave



Of course!! I was just testing the right position... I do know the weight of a buiding plus a load of stones :) Post/pilings or whatever they are called will be added, and diagonal bracing too, as shown in the sketch...!


Troels Kirk
Näsum, Sweden

Edited by - kirk on 08/08/2016 11:07:52 AM

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Andrew Peters
New Hire

Posted - 08/08/2016 :  4:01:32 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hey Troels, I blinked and you have almost finished it. lol. Stunning workmanship as always


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deemery
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Posted - 08/08/2016 :  7:49:35 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by kirk

quote:
Originally posted by deemery

Are you going to add some posts between the left corner and the right corner post under the building? That's a long span with nothing underneath, especially for granite floor loads. I think that's what you meant by 'more pilings'?

dave



Of course!! I was just testing the right position... I do know the weight of a buiding plus a load of stones :) Post/pilings or whatever they are called will be added, and diagonal bracing too, as shown in the sketch...!

Just checking...

dave



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Frederic Testard
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Posted - 08/10/2016 :  06:15:37 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Troels, I leave the forum for a fortnight and that's the moment when you feel the urge to resume model building... I will make more trips if this is the solution...
Very nice new structure.



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kirk
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  2:23:04 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Paintjob and sign in place...





Troels Kirk
Näsum, Sweden

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kebmo
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  3:12:59 PM  Show Profile  Visit kebmo's Homepage  Reply with Quote
holy smokes.......


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Terrell
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  3:30:31 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Excellent!!


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Guff
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  3:44:40 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Wonderful!!!
Looks like the real thing.
Dave



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Arizona Dave
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  4:37:51 PM  Show Profile  Visit Arizona Dave's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Awesome. When can I move in?

Dave

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JimF
Engine Wiper

Posted - 08/13/2016 :  4:56:55 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi Troels.

Not to take away from the discussion of your current build, but I'm working my way through the previous 600 pages of threads. Did I read correctly that you used Peco OO track, for the layout? The UK track, not the US style HO track?

Thanks.

Jim F



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Geezer
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  5:48:18 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Nice job Troels....all the way around....
I like the colors....


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brucet
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  6:10:51 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Nice job Troels. I expect we expect a high standard from you all the time. I need to try balsa. You have mastered making it 'look' right.

Bruce



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TRAINS1941
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  8:15:15 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Beautiful weathering looks so natural.

Jerry

"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." A. Lincoln

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deemery
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Posted - 08/13/2016 :  8:40:07 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Very nice!

dave



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