Saturday, April 24, 2010

More Buildings

Scored this the other day for a very reasonable price. It is a railway building by Dapol, either 1/87 or 1/76 scale.

For gaming purposes the roof has been made removable, so it hasn't quite gone together snugly but it will do for a start. I also still have a bit of finishing work to do with its paint work, which will have to wait for another day or two, however.

10 comments:

  1. Nice work, Al....

    Kind regards
    Robin

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  2. Thanks, always find buildings hard to paint right for some reason.

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  3. Nice model and nice work Al!

    Add a fence around it and some gravestones, and you'll have the perfect terrain piece!

    Well done again!!

    T.

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  4. Nice stuff - an old favourite of mine Al.

    You're right about the way the roof and the way the bell-tower make it a bit tricky to make have an easily-removable roof.

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  5. You know it's originally an Airfix moulding?

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  6. I did not know that Hugh, thanks.

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  7. I've got that church Al, had it for years (seriously) and just started painting it the other day. It's deceptively tricky I find!
    Good stuff, liked your Korean war report, it's nice to see some different stuff being done

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  8. Thanks Ed, agree with about the church, and likewise with your modern wars project, would like to see a report or two eh?

    best wishes

    Al

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  9. I have long thought that picking 1/72 for WWII games is the way to go. You have such a large supply of model railroad buildings at your disposal. Someone playing with 28mm has such limited (and more expensive) building choices.

    Love your city set up.

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