The 2017 Christmas Competition

Discussion in 'Competition No 7' started by Toto, Oct 6, 2017.

  1. jimmy styles

    jimmy styles Full Member

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    so here is my entry into the christmas competition, Chapel Rise.
    the train is on a dcc automatic shuttle so runs slowly back and forth, i will do a video when i get the sound module for the church bells.
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    for more photos please look at my thread, Chapel Rise.
    i hope you enjoy looking as much as i have enjoyed building it.
     
  2. Ron

    Ron Staff Member Moderator

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    Well that's me giving up before I start, great bit of modelling Jimmy, well done!
     
  3. jimmy styles

    jimmy styles Full Member

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    Ron wrote:
    Thank you not bad for the time scale I did it in.
     
  4. Keith M

    Keith M Staff Member Moderator

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    Absolutely brilliant Jimmy, reckon you've been tutored by the Master Modeller Alan Downes!
    Keith.
     
  5. jimmy styles

    jimmy styles Full Member

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    Keith M wrote:
    I wish one day I will be as good as Allan downes although he has given me tips before but like him I do everything by accident.
     
  6. gormo

    gormo Staff Member Administrator

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    Bloomin` beautiful Jimmy....:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

    My turn....:scratchchin:

    OK here are my official pics for the competition as the project is now complete / restored and modified. This is entered in the Christmas Diorama Category.

    There is a video of the train running through the completed project on the thread for this build

    http://www.platform1mrc.com/view_post.php?post_id=40150

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    Well there you are folks......I`m in...:thumbs:

    http://www.click:tophat:Gormo
     
  7. jimmy styles

    jimmy styles Full Member

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    Looking good love the theme
     
  8. ianvolvo46

    ianvolvo46 Staff Member Moderator

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    A couple of superb festive layouts here .. can't (nor would try to) compete with them however as I'm building a budget .. (€10) Xmas display for our Grandchildren visiting over the holiday I shall submit it shortly .. meanwhile a taster.

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  9. ianvolvo46

    ianvolvo46 Staff Member Moderator

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    Er..

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  10. gormo

    gormo Staff Member Administrator

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    Ummm?????....:scratchchin:....Ian.....mate?????

    That`s....ah..... well?????.....yeah......interesting.....:scratchchin:

    http://www.click:tophat:Gormo
     
  11. ianvolvo46

    ianvolvo46 Staff Member Moderator

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    Just got to stick antlers on mi goat and nearly done...
     
  12. ianvolvo46

    ianvolvo46 Staff Member Moderator

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    More to do but getting there
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    ianvolvo46 Staff Member Moderator

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    A bit more to do ...
     
  14. gormo

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    G`day Ian,

    That`s looking great...:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

    The Grandkids are going to love it.

    http://www.click:tophat:Gormo
     
  15. Toto

    Toto I'm best ignored Staff Member Founder Administrator

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    Well you kept that under wraps for long enough. :thumbs: very good Ian.

    You will be popular when the grandkids see that.

    Toto
     
  16. Toto

    Toto I'm best ignored Staff Member Founder Administrator

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    Just a gentle reminder that if you intend submitting an entry, you have until December the 2 nd.

    Time is ticking away.

    Cheers

    Toto
     
  17. jimmy styles

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    so "chapel Rise is finished and here it is entered in the competition. i have also included a video of the auto shuttle working although i will increase the delay when set up for christmas.
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    sorry for the poor quality of video i'm not great at doing it.
     
  19. ianvolvo46

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    I can taste the mince pies .. and the sherry .. and the mulled tinto .. and the ginger wine .. :tophat::tophat::tophat:

    Ian vt
     
  20. Sol

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    ianvolvo46 wrote:
    Yes , eat mince pies first coz if you drink sherry,etc first, that may spoil the taste of the mince pies....
    whereas pies first then drink, the first drink will wash out the pie taste!
     

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