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Dutchman
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Posted - 01/17/2021 :  3:12:30 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The barn walls are together, the corner trim is on, and the roof braces are in place. The roof is next.






Bruce

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Larryc
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Posted - 01/17/2021 :  4:05:26 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bruce the Barn is coming along nicely; looks very good.

My current build:http://www.railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=53479

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mikethetrainman
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Posted - 01/18/2021 :  12:38:12 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bruce: Nice work on the barn. Its coming along very nice. I like the gray siding. Is it just A/I?

Rob: You are making great progress on the boat house. I like all the details you are adding.

I hope to get started posting on my project later today.


Mike Mace
Northern Division of the Santa Fe

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BigLars
Engineer

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Posted - 01/18/2021 :  6:12:44 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
An update on two of the 7 pieces of rolling stock I started for the challenge.


Details in this thread. http://www.railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=53474



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CNE1899
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Posted - 01/18/2021 :  8:33:59 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Rob,
That boat house is expanding, looking good!
Bruce,
Some hefty beams! Siding doors and windows look great.
Larry,
Those are the bomb! (I mean shells);-)
Scott



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kebmo1
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Posted - 01/18/2021 :  9:42:10 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
for my #1 challenge i built an o scale bar mills kit. springfield station. the kit took me five sessions of about two hours each, and tonight i glued the lps in so only these two shots because i can't move it right now. the figures came with the kit for an extra $5, and the wagon was a part of the kit.

my #8 is going to be scenikking a 2'x4' diorama. it's gonna be a while before i can start on that though, because i think i need another structure along the river.
here's the station:




the stick is just holding the cart in place whilst the glue dries:




diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie', until you can find a rock.

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George D
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Posted - 01/18/2021 :  10:31:12 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Well done, Kevin.

George


Fly Army

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Larryc
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Posted - 01/19/2021 :  10:59:09 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Kebmo1 well done on the Station, looks great. I especially like the luggage wagon.

My current build:http://www.railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=53479

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Larryc
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Posted - 01/19/2021 :  11:01:12 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Larry the rolling stock turned out very well. That's a serious amount of ammo!

My current build:http://www.railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=53479

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Dutchman
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Posted - 01/19/2021 :  5:08:23 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Nice station, Larry. I really like that baggage cart!


Bruce

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Dutchman
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Posted - 01/19/2021 :  5:12:28 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The basic tar paper roof (Kraft Paper) is on and roughed up a bit. Still needs a smoke vent and some weathering. I'm thinking about the sign I will make right now.






Bruce

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robert goslin
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Posted - 01/20/2021 :  03:36:30 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Impressive looking arsenal Larry.

Kevin, a really lovely station. The baggage cart also looks great.

Bruce, nice job on the roof. looks like you'll be finished soon. Do you plan on another build then ?


Regards Rob

My current build.
http://railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=53468

Edited by - robert goslin on 01/20/2021 03:46:19 AM

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robert goslin
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Posted - 01/20/2021 :  03:45:46 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Mike & Scott, thanks for your following.

Before I enclosed the roof, i added some basic interior detail.





The Subroof is now on. Just used 5mm thick balsa sheet.




And have added some rafter tails to the ground floor overhang


And painted them



Regards Rob

My current build.
http://railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=53468

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Dutchman
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Posted - 01/20/2021 :  08:20:47 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by robert goslin


Bruce, nice job on the roof. looks like you'll be finished soon. Do you plan on another build then ?



Yes indeed, Rob. I already have it picked out.


Bruce

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Col Pryor
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Posted - 01/20/2021 :  11:34:30 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hello! I just signed into the forums as a new member. Iíd like to join the challenge. I picked up a Steam Era Structures Co. kit for Opanskyís Organ Works and am into construction. Iíve re-engineered it a bit to fit available space. As an organbuilder by profession, I couldnít pass this one up!


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