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Author Topic: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project  (Read 12239 times)

Offline von Lucky

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Re: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project
« Reply #75 on: September 11, 2019, 11:24:00 AM »
Nicely done. Did you blow a hair dryer across the surface as it was drying?
- Karsten

"Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality."
- Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

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Offline dampfpanzerwagon

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Re: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project
« Reply #76 on: September 11, 2019, 01:55:48 PM »
"Did you blow a hair dryer across the surface as it was drying?"

No I didn't - the water surface texture was added before the basin was painted. I used filler and acrylic medium to get the ripple effect.

Tony

Offline dampfpanzerwagon

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Re: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project
« Reply #77 on: September 18, 2019, 07:53:35 AM »
The layout is nearing completion and this latest Blog post shows how I have added even more foliage and greenery to the  layout.



For more images and details see this link;
https://dampfpanzerwagon.blogspot.com/2019/09/an-industrial-narrow-gauge-adventure_18.html

Tony

Offline dampfpanzerwagon

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Re: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project
« Reply #78 on: September 25, 2019, 08:30:27 AM »
A quick update showing how the canal side ladder was built and painted.....



For full details see the Blog.

Tony
https://dampfpanzerwagon.blogspot.com/2019/09/an-industrial-narrow-gauge-adventure_25.html

Offline dampfpanzerwagon

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Re: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project
« Reply #79 on: October 02, 2019, 07:56:28 AM »
The Kerr Stuart Geared Steam Locomotive No. 4412



The model was scratch-built from plastic card and runs on a modified Hornby 'Smokey Joe' chassis.



For more information, see the Blog.

Tony

https://dampfpanzerwagon.blogspot.com/2019/10/an-industrial-narrow-gauge-adventure.html

Offline dampfpanzerwagon

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Re: 1:27.7 scale figures for an 18 inch Industrial Railway Project
« Reply #80 on: October 09, 2019, 09:34:14 AM »
Adding some wildlife to the diorama layout.....



For full details of how the models were modified, see the Blog.

Tony

https://dampfpanzerwagon.blogspot.com/2019/10/an-industrial-narrow-gauge-adventure_9.html