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 Posted: 13 Jan 2018 18:05
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Decided to start on my entry, On3O (7mm) off coarse. A girder bridge over ?? (not decided yet!)
Track bed glued and all measured up..









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Now, this could be different. Crack on Ron:thumbs:



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A bit more done today,started the  traditional banking with cardboard laths and plaster bandage and roughed up the wood under the bridge.





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Great start Ron with yet another take on scenic material methods. Good stuff.
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Checking out some colours tonight and added a figure (temp) to check scale as I have never worked in 7mm scale!Also shortened the board by a foot!!




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Hi Ron, great start, some thing different to watch :thumbs:
Who makes / sells this girder bridge ?
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Not sure Kim, it's laser-cut wood and I picked it up at a show last year! :?



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ah Ron, I know the one..."impulse buy, must have one, I know I'll use it some where"
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Don't want to be a killjoy, but wasn't it "main structure must be created from the Scalescenes papers" :scratchchin:

Nice bridge though Ron, are you going to space out the sleepers a bit?


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The piers will be covered with  Scalescenes papers at a later date, I was aware of the rules Ed :thumbup:



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Plaster work done tonight (as if I don't see enough of the stuff at work!) and left to set..

The foreman doesn't look too happy though!! (just noticed the loco chimney!!)





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Getting there Ron.
I like the figure. He looks proper angry. :avatar:



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