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Philip
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Posted - 11/16/2018 :  09:14:32 AM  Show Profile  Visit Philip's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Awesome progress!

Philip



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desertdrover
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Posted - 11/16/2018 :  09:33:40 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Nice work on that clerestory Mike. I've always thought that those dress up the looks of a logging structure.


Louis
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rsmilley
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Posted - 11/16/2018 :  12:13:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi Mike,
I think you ordered some of my newly posted cedar shingles on the Rail-Scale-Models website.
Have you had a chance to compare them to the ones you had from Rusty Stumps ?? How do they look ??
Hope they work out for you. :)
Stephen Milley



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kebmo
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Posted - 11/16/2018 :  12:18:50 PM  Show Profile  Visit kebmo's Homepage  Reply with Quote
great looking structure!

the only mystery in life is...why did the kamikaze pilots wear helmets?

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friscomike
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Posted - 11/16/2018 :  6:43:47 PM  Show Profile  Visit friscomike's Homepage  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by rsmilley

Hi Mike,
I think you ordered some of my newly posted cedar shingles on the Rail-Scale-Models website.
Have you had a chance to compare them to the ones you had from Rusty Stumps ?? How do they look ??
Hope they work out for you. :)
Stephen Milley



Howdy Steven,

They are beautiful. I'll start applying them tomorrow to the clerestory. Thanks for tweaking them a bit.

Have fun,
Mike




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friscomike
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Posted - 07/11/2019 :  5:03:29 PM  Show Profile  Visit friscomike's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Howdy folks,

Alas, I return! I've been working on bits and pieces over the last eight months, but serious work has been delayed by life events.

Here are a few photos of work to date. Significant are the addition of the floor and the clerestory windows complete with glazing and frames, construction of the clerestory roofing, construction of the internal wall, and Cricut work on window and door screens.

The roofing is far from the final color and tone. They now sport a base coat.

Have fun,
Mike


Flooring


Clerestory


Clerestory roofing test fit


Internal dividing wall in base coat


Cricut screen frames


Cricut screens in wood base coat






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TRAINS1941
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Posted - 07/11/2019 :  5:13:37 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Mike great update! Looking forward to seeing you finish this one.

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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Michael Hohn
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Posted - 07/11/2019 :  6:14:20 PM  Show Profile  Visit Michael Hohn's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Has it really been that long?

You’ve made good progress; it looks like you have a clear path to completion.



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friscomike
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Posted - 07/11/2019 :  7:23:01 PM  Show Profile  Visit friscomike's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Thanks Jerry and Michael,

The tedious part is just about to begin: interior details. In the mood so hope I can finish fast. ~ Mike




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desertdrover
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Posted - 07/11/2019 :  7:49:49 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Glad to see you back at it Mike! I love the looks of the clerestory roofing, nothing like saying, Logging structures.


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Philip
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Posted - 07/12/2019 :  11:42:55 AM  Show Profile  Visit Philip's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Looking nice Mike, glad for ya!

Philip



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Rick
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Posted - 07/12/2019 :  8:03:21 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Mike, thanks for the update.
Looks fantastic!



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friscomike
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Posted - 08/08/2019 :  4:55:56 PM  Show Profile  Visit friscomike's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Howdy folks,

Here are a few photos of progress to date. I just finished the tricky bit of running electrical wires for the kerosene lanterns inside the dining and storage areas. The LED lead wires were too small to snake down the walls, so I soldered a leader wire which was thicker. That did the trick.




Here is a photo of a lantern hanging from a cross brace. You can see the leads which have not been tucked behind the wall paper.




An top view of one cross brace with lantern installed. Tedious work.




All the braces and lanterns installed. Whew!



Next up will be the connecting of the wiring under the structure before adding the sled runners that will cover resisters and wiring.

Have fun,
Mike




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Edited by - friscomike on 08/08/2019 5:11:21 PM

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slimrails
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Posted - 08/08/2019 :  5:25:17 PM  Show Profile  Visit slimrails's Homepage  Reply with Quote
You're making great progress, Mike, and your skill is really showing with this build. I like the lamps!


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Philip
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Posted - 08/09/2019 :  10:39:37 AM  Show Profile  Visit Philip's Homepage  Reply with Quote



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