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  1. You ever wonder what happened to so and so...

    So I think I'm all caught up on recent threads and have started digging into the archives of old stuff. Quite a few people come in all excited...post for a few weeks, then disappear, like shooting stars....I just have to wonder where they are today and whether they kept going with their layouts.
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  2. Lighting prep for structures

    Quote Originally Posted by Ender View Post
    Hey Steve.

    The type of structure may determine the best phasing for painting and installation. For lasercut buildings I usually paint the exterior and interior on the uncut sheets, the interior can just be spray paint black or brown.

    For plastic/styrene buildings, I usually assemble the walls and either roof or floor, so everything is fairly stable. Then spray the interior, then the exterior. Or sometimes I get too excited and paint the exterior color first, then I
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  3. It's been a strange week

    Face it friends, whether you're a model railroader or not, this has been a strange year. Maybe for me it has been a little stranger because for much of the year I've been recovering from heart surgery. Every time I think I am completely recovered, I feel a twinge, or a tug somewhere in my chest and the fleeting thought that "this is the end of it all!" only to have the tugging subside and again realize that it's just something in the recovery process. I was out like a porch light, so I ...
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  4. show us your bumpers!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Komata View Post

    This was received today

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    Tickford Valley Railway (London) Ltd


    Chief Engineer's Office
    Tickford

    30 July 2012
    TVR STANDARD STOP BLOCK


    These Standard Stop Blocks are used throughout the Tickford Valley Railway (TVR) system and are provided here without charge, for the use of members of nScale.net, with the compliments of
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  5. You live, you learn.

    As I noted in a previous post I can't seem to bring myself to finish the last of the passenger station. I'm distracted and lazy, which can be a lethal combination. The current distraction, apart from a recent vacation, has been the city park I've referenced in pervious blogs and "build threads". I had hoped to be able to do a weekend update kind of thing and tell you about my completed park, but alas, a trick I learned 40 years ago backfired on me. In those days, the notion of textured ...

    Updated 10th Nov 2020 at 07:25 PM by Albey25

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