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Terrell
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Posted - 03/16/2019 :  7:42:16 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The plan is, for the last 10 years, to build a layout in the 12x16 outbuilding where I tore out the HO layout.

But I don't want to make any hasty decisions.



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Orionvp17
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Posted - 03/16/2019 :  7:59:57 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Don't be making hasty decisions!!

The "stuff on the shelves" is fabulous. I suspect that the Actual Railroad, when arrive it eventually does, will be equally cool, and will certainly be enhanced by this collection.

Go for it!!

Pete
in Michigan



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Michael Hohn
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Posted - 03/16/2019 :  10:32:53 PM  Show Profile  Visit Michael Hohn's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Thatís a fine collection of buildings. I imagine it will be fun arranging them into a community.

Mike




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Terrell
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  1:51:21 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Pete and Mike!!

I found 4 chairs that I built years ago for a destined to be abandoned project. I had forgotten about them, so when I found them I used them. They are pretty simple but they fill in the gallery, the very small gallery.



I've built module #4. It's 19" deep but only 29" long, rather than 48". Just enough to house the courthouse and grocery. Prototypically those two buildings were a block. My plan is to place it between module #1 and #2, eventually.



Added the power pole, which, prototypically was there sometimes and sometimes it wasn't. I'll leave mine there, it fills in the hole in the sidewalk.



And the un-prototypical (or is it?)alley.



I can think of at least two episodes where there was an alley there.

Also pretty much done with the roof.



I'm not sure how much more I'm going to do on this project, other than adding lights.




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Carl B
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  2:20:52 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Looks great Fred!


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Bill Gill
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  2:41:46 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
You earned your stripes with this module, Fred :)


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sgtbob
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  4:48:56 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Looks fantastic !!

Can't wait to see more of it in place.



Bob


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Orionvp17
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  5:11:31 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Nicely done, Fred! A Gamewell box (fire alarm call box) on the pole might be a nice little touch of red in there....

Pete
in Michigan



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Terrell
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  6:44:03 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Carl and Bill !!

Bob, I don't know when we'll see it all in place. That's 11 feet of modules, just for #1, #2 and #4. 1 and 2 are fastened to brackets on the wall. I can't squeeze in 4 where I want to because 1 will block the closet door.

Pete, there is a red call box on module 1....in front of the bar.



Edited by - Terrell on 03/24/2019 6:44:27 PM

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Pennman
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  10:00:44 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I know others have repeatedly said this Fred, but everything is truly fantastic. The modules all blend together really nice. And the construction isn't too shabby either.

Rich



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quartergauger48
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Posted - 03/24/2019 :  11:00:51 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Fabulous Fred, Fabulous'.. Poor prisoners get to look at a brick wall when looking out their jail cell window'.. Now let's get it lit up...



ted :<)

Edited by - quartergauger48 on 03/24/2019 11:09:42 PM

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Guff
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Posted - 03/25/2019 :  09:41:33 AM  Show Profile  Send Guff an AOL message  Reply with Quote
I like you work!!

David Guffey

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Michael Hohn
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Posted - 03/25/2019 :  10:28:13 AM  Show Profile  Visit Michael Hohn's Homepage  Reply with Quote
We would all feel at home walking down a street like that. It looks very real.

Mike



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Frank Palmer
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Posted - 03/25/2019 :  10:57:22 AM  Show Profile  Visit Frank Palmer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Just fantastic. Are you going to add roof drains and downspouts?

Frank

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Terrell
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Posted - 03/25/2019 :  1:59:45 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Rich, Ted, Dave, Mike and Frank !!

I thought about drains and downspouts but apparently it never rains in Mayberry.



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