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TRAINS1941
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  11:46:18 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
What a beautiful job!!

Jerry

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Pennman
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  11:53:33 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Very Nice....When will the kits be available??

Rich



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Carl B
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  12:02:12 PM  Show Profile  Visit Carl B's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Me like.

In my opinion(worth little), I'd give the shingles some different color, else she'd all look like the same color.



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Bill Gill
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  1:46:07 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Now that you and Bob are on the home stretch with your tenement builds, here's a companion piece for across the road :)

This one is in Connecticut



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quartergauger48
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  2:09:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bill, is that building in Waterbury?.. If buildings could only talk'..imagine the stories'...

Fred, Your shingles are better looking than store bought'.. Ah, Slate or asphalt, that is the question of the future model builders in the next century'...



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George D
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  4:58:28 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Terrell, I'm just getting caught up after being out of town for two weeks. You're doing beautiful work and it's fascinating to follow the roof construction.

George



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Bill Gill
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  6:48:09 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Ted, No it's in Norwich. I'm not sure, but think it was housing for mill workers.


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Terrell
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Posted - 07/20/2018 :  7:51:42 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I really like that, Bill. But I'll give Bob a head start this time.

Thanks to All !!


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Ray Dunakin
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  02:32:36 AM  Show Profile  Visit Ray Dunakin's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Looking good!


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kebmo
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  08:36:09 AM  Show Profile  Visit kebmo's Homepage  Reply with Quote
spectacular scratch build! bravo!!

if you suck at playing the trumpet...that's probably why.

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Terrell
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  10:24:37 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Ray and kebmo !!

The dormer roofs are shingled.




In a different light and the dormers in place I believe there's enough contrast between the shingles and the rest of the building. Though they are still a little washed out in that light. While I'm thinking on that I'll start working on windows.


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Nelson458
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  11:30:53 AM  Show Profile  Visit Nelson458's Homepage  Reply with Quote
All I can say is "Oh, WOW!". It's absolutely amazing the level of craftsmanship you have found within yourself. I absolutely love it.

Tony Burgess
Exploring the unknown requires tolerating uncertainty.~ Brian Greene

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Ensign
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  11:52:11 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Nelson458

All I can say is "Oh, WOW!". It's absolutely amazing the level of craftsmanship you have found within yourself. I absolutely love it.



Terrell, I have to agree with Tony's comments above.
This is absolutely amazing!!!

Greg Shinnie



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quartergauger48
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  1:13:15 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
For some reason',the word EPIC comes to mind.
A word often used to describe a spectacular event or occasion. In this case, it describes Fred Terrell's, ~ Epic Build'.



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Terrell
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Posted - 07/21/2018 :  2:40:23 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Tony, Greg and, especially Ted, my PR man.




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