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Offline tin shed gamer

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1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« on: March 14, 2019, 08:54:04 PM »
I'm spending my spare moments revisiting/remaking old ideas.As I need to get my 'eye in' for a new cunning plan in April.
This time it's the idea of a Pulp friendly fire engine .
Pretty much stumped as to what else I can add ,other than here's some pictures .
Mark.

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2019, 07:53:08 AM »
That's utterly charming.  Beautiful job all around, and great details...bravo!

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2019, 08:19:06 AM »
Lovely,very much a Morris J van,sidevalve power!
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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2019, 09:12:25 AM »
A fire engine made from paper would be a risky ride for the fire fighters, I guess...  :D
Excellent job! I love it.  :-*

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2019, 05:17:25 PM »
Cracking job :-* :-* :-*
How about some crew?

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2019, 05:49:25 PM »
A fire engine made from paper would be a risky ride for the fire fighters, I guess...  :D

I don't see an issue as long as the fire stays below 451F.  ;)

Marvellous work, and the ladder in particular must be one of your finest pieces to date.

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #6 on: March 15, 2019, 05:56:01 PM »
That is an impressive build and paintjob, and lacks only a faithful hound/mascot (dalmatian, or other). Great stuff!

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #7 on: March 15, 2019, 10:52:16 PM »
I don't see an issue as long as the fire stays below 451F.  ;)

Marvellous work, and the ladder in particular must be one of your finest pieces to date.

Very clever!

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #8 on: March 16, 2019, 10:15:30 AM »
I'm glad you like it.
It is pushing it a bit by calling it a 1930's engine. As its actually a 50's one .Hower it just looks more In keeping with the look of the table I'm slowly putting together (emphasis on the slowly ::) )
Chris.
The ladder was surprisingly easy
Literally everything went right first touch. ( the Windows fought back every step of the way.)
It's been useful a test/ refresher piece. As I'm about half way through a master for a Morris commercial F fire engine.( TSG butterfly logic; I'll make a card fire engine - needs a crew- I'll do a crew - might as well double check the uniform- Google-30's pics - oooh Shiny- sidetracked-halfway through master.Couldn't just stick to a card one and say job done. Next project . no i turn it into a saga. ;D)
Was very tempted to do a 'F 451'number plate. But the logic nearly kicked in and I'd have got sidetracked building book bonfires ! Then flame throwers...
Oooh there might be game in that!


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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #9 on: March 16, 2019, 04:25:32 PM »
Excellent work!  :-*

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #10 on: March 16, 2019, 05:29:39 PM »
B-E-autiful! :-* Amazing colours and that windscreen is top notch! :-*

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #11 on: March 16, 2019, 05:32:16 PM »
Bloody Hell, thats a bit good 👍👍👍👍
It absolutely amazes me what you can do with an old cereal packet.

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Re: 1930's Fire Engine. (Or cereal packet nonsense in Red.)
« Reply #12 on: March 17, 2019, 08:33:25 AM »
That's a mighty fine bit of work :)