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well as you may have read myself and a friend are building a 20ft 009 layout we have been busy makin boards for it sonot much scenics have got done yet. but here s a few pic of the engine shed im scratch building..its not based on anything so its total free lance. more pictured of buildings and other items soon.




also there is the startt of the bridge over the two main lines

 

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yea i dont know how to do that bit lol
 

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here is the boards on which te layout is supported(a test to get my images down in size
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I don't know about mist but every time I have been to North Wales it's absolutely bucketed down. Apart from the top left hand corner, where it always snows.

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Top left hand corner of Wales. That's where the Merioneth and Llantisilly Rail Traction Company Limited is located. :)
 

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QUOTE (poliss @ 15 Apr 2008, 13:10) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>Top left hand corner of Wales. That's where the Merioneth and Llantisilly Rail Traction Company Limited is located. :)

Indeed - home of Ivor the engine and Idris the dragon.

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lol they are naff quality because i cant find my camera cable..so i had to resort to my mobile phone...which probably just needs the lense cleaning lol
 

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well been a long time iv updated this, but i have started to add some hills to the first board (pics along soon) and sean is gettin on with adding the point motors and wireing up the rest of the track. hopefully goining up there tonight so some more will get done.
 

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its 2ft wide and its 20ft long
 

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some pics ..more to be added later



 

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Looking OK for toy trains

Is that your showmans engine looking a bit worse for wear in the background?
 

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yea its need of a restoration...but its getting there. its almost complete but needs the wheels putting on
 

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bit of an update here, few more pics as promised..

hill 2 on the thrid board


hill one on the first board


loco on shed with grouded box van and bogie box wagon


my first almost complete kit loco


painted hill 1 ready for some hairy grass


hill 2 painted waiting for grass


almost finished engine shed - scratch built from NO dimnetions


engine shed with white window and door frames attatched


more to come soon - not bad for pics of my mobile phone lol
 

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jus finished puttin the 'glass' in the window frames of the engine shed and put the roof slate on and paint it and he-presto it should look the dogs gonads!
 

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here we are with another update, sean - seany on the forum - came round yesterday (26th) and started his 'tap and dye' factory. engine shed just needs weathering and slating and it will be finished

grasing over of brown hills






start of exchange platform




48 pencils, two days, and half a tube of UHU glue - whala






 

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part two
some fun with a folwer ploughing engine in its native fields










partly finished exchance station


seans tap and dye foundations


more to be added later as work prgresses ....now off to bed
 
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