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Engines pt 3

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 15 August 2017 - - - - - - · 115 views

HI all, So after a bit of work with some paint, washes, pigments and some thinners the end result turned out like this https://c1.staticfli...48b0f3c27_z.jpg
https://c1.staticfli...b302a1c9b_z.jpg
https://c1.staticfli...1d66d3216_z.jpg
https://c1.staticfli...com/1/641/31...


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Start your engines pt2

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 12 August 2017 - - - - - - · 112 views

Next up for the engines was some stands for them to be sat on so after a couple of hours (read 6hrs but that was also going off on tangents as you do :scratchhead: ) a couple of suitable pics where found so out with the plastic strip https://c1.staticfli...65ef75d70_z.jpg  After a couple of hours i manged to make these an...


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Start your engines Pt1

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , in 3d printing 10 August 2017 - - - - - - · 196 views

Hello all, So it's been very long time since I have posted a blog due to the amount of work/traveling/demos/exhibitions* (*delete as appropriate).
So a catch up is needed to show you some of the items i have been working on. So to start with here are some 3d printed engines that came to me for some work https://c1.staticfli...om/8/7386/27...


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Repair Time

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 15 September 2016 - - - - - - · 204 views
network rail, 950001, yellow and 2 more...
HI all, In the rigors of use sometimes models get a bit damaged and this one had come back for a bit of repair work after it had tried to do its best diving impression of the owners layout.
The unit is seen here after the etch infill had been straightened and the the work on rubbing the paint back had begun. https://c7.staticfli...om/9/8528/29...


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Sounding Out

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 10 September 2016 - - - - - - · 122 views
legomanbiffo, 143, DCC, re-spray and 1 more...
HI all, On the bench I had this come in for a re-spray and due to being so busy i forgot to get a fully finished picture :-angry Still here it is drying off after its coat of blue was applied. https://c6.staticfli...a92cd3208_c.jpg  I also had a quite a few sound fittings to do as well and here is one that was done....


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Baskets case take 2!

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 05 September 2016 - - - - - - · 127 views
ph designs, depot baskets and 3 more...
Hi,
The basket build starts. A bit of a head scratcher to start with as the top part (which is at the bottom in this photo needs to be folder over before forming the square using the sides which limits how the basket is held under the hold and fold. https://c8.staticfli...6a69902c7_c.jpg  Still once that was over come i...


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Basket case

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 01 September 2016 - - - - - - · 107 views
ph designs, etched brass and 2 more...
Hi,
Next up was a couple of these to build
https://c1.staticfli...d0df5f8f7_c.jpg  https://c2.staticfli...e401689bd_c.jpg  Cheers
Simon


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A box of bits.

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 28 August 2016 - - - - - - · 142 views
ph desgins, 3d printing, engines and 1 more...
HI all,
Its always nice to receive parcels and this one turned up not long ago with lots of goodies in it. https://c8.staticfli...16016c8ac_c.jpg
https://c1.staticfli...2780530cb_c.jpg
https://c6.staticfli...c520107d0_c.jpg
Some of the bits you may recognize but a couple yo...


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Time and A bit of paint

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 25 August 2016 - - - - - - · 116 views
class 86, respray, brblue and 1 more...
Hi all,
has it been that long since i last posted :scratchhead: There has been a fair bit going on, on the bench so first up is this which came in for a re-spray https://farm2.static...771a73d14_c.jpg
https://farm2.static...803c999d6_c.jpg  Cheers
Simon


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L&Y 6 wheel 20T Brake van part 3

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 04 April 2016 - - - - - - · 230 views
L&Y, Brake van, D&S kit, EM
Hello, I didnt get round to taking nay construction photos whilst building the body, good job i have another couple to build but here is the chassis with the body on for test fitting
https://farm2.static...97c674a0a_c.jpg  A few more parts added to the underside
https://farm2.static...0_c97ce35113...


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L&Y 6 wheel 20T Brake van part 2

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 02 April 2016 - - - - - - · 163 views
L&Y, 6wheel, 20Ton, Brake van and 2 more...
Hello,
The underside of the van before the fun starts
https://farm2.static...6572fe580_c.jpg  Cheers
Simon


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L&Y 6 wheel 20T Brake van

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 01 April 2016 - - - - - - · 172 views
L&Y, brake van, 6 wheel, 20Ton and 1 more...
Hello all, I hadn't released that it had been so long since i last posted, one of the perils of being busy so here is a quick update. I've been burning the ends of the fingers recently with this kit, the photo was taken after a couple of hours. https://farm2.static...6855ac5a0_c.jpg  Cheers
Simon


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Still spining

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 15 November 2015 - - - - - - · 143 views
London road models, turntable kit and 1 more...
Hi all,

I didnt get much chance to take pictures whilst i was building it due a a lense fault on the big camera so here is the finished article.

https://farm6.static...f45c33ee3_c.jpg

https://farm6.static...92018f7ee_c.jpg

https://farm6.static...fcf4ba897_c.jpg

The two w...


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You spin me right round baby right round

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 13 November 2015 - - - - - - · 154 views
Londo road models, turntable and 3 more...
HI,

So next up is the London Road models 42ft Turntable kit being built for a customer.
https://farm1.static...0d9c1ec3b_z.jpg

First thing to do was to do the riveting
https://farm1.static...32ec0136a_z.jpg
https://farm6.static...b56339418_z.jpg

Cheers
Simon


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Brakevan and conflat weathering

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 19 October 2015 - * - - - - · 160 views
Brake van, conflat, weathering
Hi all,
what a month its been (and yes i know we still have a while to go yet) with work, shows and bit of this
https://farm1.static...5851d2d20_z.jpg

Back on the work front there has been these
https://farm1.static...7158b533b_z.jpg
https://farm6.static...acc6b357c_z.jpg
http...


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Breakdown crane

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 12 October 2015 - - - - - - · 143 views
crane, breakdown
HI all,
I have also had a few interesting bits and pieces come through and here is one of them, some one may recognize this collection of parts that came for painting.
https://farm6.static..._a7f81218b4.jpg

I believe that once its back home it will be a breakdown crane.

Cheers
Simon


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L&Y 10T 'Tin Tab' Brake van

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 27 September 2015 - - - - - - · 253 views
L&Y, 10T, Brake van, D&S kit and 1 more...
HI all,

I have also been spending a day burning the ends of my fingers with this,

https://farm6.static..._edeea4cb9e.jpg

https://farm6.static..._f55f2ec5e7.jpg

Cheers
Simon


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Network Rail 950001

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 24 September 2015 - - - - - - · 193 views
950001, network rail, 150, dmu and 1 more...
HI all,

Not sure where the summer has gone, with holidays etc but the work bench has still been a busy place.

So first up i have this, which has turned the bench in to a green dust bowl.
https://farm1.static..._3611975ddf.jpg

After taking the photos i noticed the missing overhead warning sticker from the window, but failed to ta...


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North of the Border for some 27s

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 05 August 2015 - - - - - - · 204 views
scottish, class 27, weathering and 2 more...
HI all,

Crazy time here at the moment, with lots of stuff being wanted for shows, who says that its quite in the summer
Up first is a couple of 27s that came in for some detailing and some re-working of the weathering

https://farm1.static...1eab35d12_c.jpg
https://farm1.static...14a3627c5_c.jpg
https:/...


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Hopper part 2 and a CCT

Posted by Mr.S.corn78 , 02 August 2015 - - - - - - · 148 views
Hopper, kit build, weathering and 2 more...
Hi all,

The hopper is finished.
https://farm1.static...2902ae382_c.jpg

A CCT that came in for weathering
https://farm1.static...1598f27c9_c.jpg

Cheers
Simon






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