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    Wow, you're on a roll and the weekend has only...

    Wow, you're on a roll and the weekend has only just started !

    I like the light weathering on #60168 :thumbs-up:
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    Wow, thouse decals really came out well :) I...

    Wow, thouse decals really came out well :) I can't wait to see the Mikado pulling a string of your newly lettered boxcars through your newly planted forest :)

    That ten wheeler look surplus to...
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    Tonight saw me using a small file to clean all...

    Tonight saw me using a small file to clean all the window openings. Quite a job that. A wash in soapy warm water followed. I then added all the handrails. The 60' baggage car was testing, with a...
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    :nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::n...

    :nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope::nope:
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    You're a wicked bunch, I've written letters to...

    You're a wicked bunch, I've written letters to your mums so expect to be in trouble when you get home >:-}

    I'm actually planning to build something rather special to pull them with and it will be...
  6. Happy birthday, I hope you have a great day :)

    Happy birthday, I hope you have a great day :)
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    Canadian Pacific wooden passenger cars

    I treated myself to a rake of Geoff Gooderham passenger/baggage car kits at Christmas and they finally arrived (surface mail) this morning. I ordered them through Central hobbies and they informed my...
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    Er, is that #60003 in the box of #6005 ? And with...

    Er, is that #60003 in the box of #6005 ? And with numbering like that does that mean the M T & P had 53.998 stockcars ? Of course, this is just a polite question of interest and not at all asked by...
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    OK, I got strict with myself and buckled down to...

    OK, I got strict with myself and buckled down to finish this project. The bulk of the work centered around building an outside bearing leading truck. After that I extended the chassis frame under the...
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    I fell for it too :slap-head: Naughty Moose.

    I fell for it too :slap-head: Naughty Moose.
  11. Thread: Life on Mars !

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    I got rather fired up with creating the...

    I got rather fired up with creating the stalagmites so I burned a little midnight oil 'et voila', one funky cavern :) Now it awaits its population but I need to clean the paint off the rails before I...
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    Go with Kato and put the Peco in the post to me...

    Go with Kato and put the Peco in the post to me :D

    Seriously though, as you have all the Peco you need, is Kato that much better ? I've never used Kato so I can't comment.
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    Just a word of warning, I have ruined a decal...

    Just a word of warning, I have ruined a decal through over use of Microsol. It went a bit wrinkly and distorted (like me :-/) So now I use it in a little more moderation. What works best for me is...
  14. Happy birthday. I hope it's a good one :)

    Happy birthday. I hope it's a good one :)
  15. Thread: Life on Mars !

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    Watch it 'smarty pants', otherwise you might just...

    Watch it 'smarty pants', otherwise you might just get a visit from my little green men :eek: Anyway, when was the last time you were hanging out in a meteorite ? I visited this one last night and...
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    Sticky: Hello 68 Cobra Jet...

    Hello 68 Cobra Jet Welcome to the forum. There is nothing wrong with modeling armchairs. Just so long as they are N scale :lol:

    So, tell us a bit about your N scale interests. What road, what era...
  17. Thread: Life on Mars !

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    Nail on the head. Proof of water on Mars :)

    Nail on the head. Proof of water on Mars :)
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    Nice idea Dave. I'm well down the road of the...

    Nice idea Dave. I'm well down the road of the plaster/tread technique now but thanks :)
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    I have installed the accommodation blocks and...

    I have installed the accommodation blocks and started plastering the underground cavern. An interesting problem arose, how to create stalagmites ? I ended up stringing a cotton thread from the floor...
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    Atlas/Roco GP9 body swap

    I bought a cheep dead 'custom painted' Atlas/Roco GP9 phase 3a on ebay. I pulled it apart to find the motor dead. This thing doesn't get a very good review from Spookshow and got me wondering if I...
  21. Happy birthday. I hope you're being looked after...

    Happy birthday. I hope you're being looked after nicely :)
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    I don't know if this link is helpful but I found...

    I don't know if this link is helpful but I found it so inspiring that I nearly abandoned my CP theme and went dockside ! ;) There are loads of links to amazing photos and info.

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    @mosslake...

    @mosslake
    Cool Russ, cool but not outside the box enough :confused:
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    You're 'ALL' probably wondering why an...

    You're 'ALL' probably wondering why an accommodation block would have all of the rooms lit ? Well, as strange as it may seem, aliens are afraid of the dark. Yep, you herd it right, those little guys...
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    Alien accommodation blocks lit and ready for...

    Alien accommodation blocks lit and ready for installation. Now those little critters will have somewhere to sleep ZZZzzzzz:night:

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