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The inside.

Posted by JZ , 11 February 2012 - - - - - - · 344 views

OK. Lets look at the interior. On the 117s and other WR units, so I understand, the seats were covered in what was probably the same as in Mk1 coaches. Maroon for 2nd class and deep blue for 1st. I have used Citadel(Games Workshop) Scab Red for 2nd and Regal Blue for 1st. As for the rest of the inside, I have used Bleached Bone for the formica covered walls...


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Headcode box / cab front

Posted by JZ , 09 February 2012 - * * * - - · 335 views

http://www.flickr.co...157624489995787

This is what the headcode box should look like.

This is what Lima did and what I have modded.
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A bit of plasticard and filler and...


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What needs to be done

Posted by JZ , 09 February 2012 - - - - - - · 304 views
lima, 117
Recently picked up a Lima 3 car class 117 at a very reasonable price. Originally I was going to finish it in green with speed whiskers, but as it will have a home on my next layout, I will be having small yellow panels and gangways, which places it about 1965.

So, what needs doing to bring it up to a reasonable standard.

1. Glazing. I had one before and...





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