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New Z scale

Posted: Tue Sep 29, 2015 5:47 am
by dawdawes
My new exhibition Milwaukee Road z scale layout is progressing with pace. It will be at the winter meet in Feb

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Wed Sep 30, 2015 6:55 am
by dawdawes
Update it now has sound via a Kato soundbox purchased from Traintrax

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Fri Oct 02, 2015 3:26 am
by dawdawes
Started painting backscene yesterday, using the Ron North sky technique

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Fri Oct 02, 2015 5:02 pm
by dawdawes
Oops should be painting, but got into shunting, yes in Z scale

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2015 8:03 pm
by dawdawes
A full day,backscene is done and fixed in place, and ballast laid

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Wed Oct 07, 2015 5:25 am
by dawdawes
Green goss paint going on ,track cleaned and test run again before i paint ballast, 2x F104 Starfighters arived for airbase

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Thu Oct 08, 2015 5:14 am
by dawdawes
All led lighting and name sign done, progress good at the mo, ballast to paint next

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2015 4:34 am
by dawdawes
More painting of gloss green and the removable shelf done ,castors also fitted so i can move it on my own

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2015 8:51 am
by dawdawes
Full check of all sound on Wednesday, Kato sound box for locos, mp3 for town sounds and an mp3 for F4,C130 and F104 sounds, loco and town sounds always on the aircraft go by every 5 to 10 mins, and its all run through a Bose sound system. Hear it at next years winter meet

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:29 am
by BrianMoore
Great to hear of your progress, Dave.

You plough a lonesome but important furrow!

Re: New Z scale

Posted: Thu Oct 22, 2015 8:37 am
by dawdawes
dawdawes wrote:Full check of all sound on Wednesday, Kato sound box for locos, mp3 for town sounds and an mp3 for F4,C130 and F104 sounds, loco and town sounds always on the aircraft go by every 5 to 10 mins, and its all run through a Bose sound system. Hear it at next years winter meet

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Scenery now going on, track sprayed, and buildings going through buuld

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 5:04 pm
by dawdawes
Kit building today, getting the fuel depot built, and ordered a motel at the convention

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 8:38 pm
by torikoos
something for the build a structure challenge perhaps?

;-)

Re: New Z scale

Posted: Fri Nov 13, 2015 7:52 pm
by dawdawes
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2 pics of Lincoln looking over the airbase, lots of fencing and detail to add

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Re: New Z scale

Posted: Wed Nov 25, 2015 6:07 am
by dawdawes
A good monday, the grass sheet is going down as a base ( cant do those static jobs) then can build up ontop of that. Oh and a christmas prezzie on way. AZL E8 and 3 coaches

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