7mm Steve Fay’s layouts and dioramas

Discussion in 'WR Action' started by Compton castle, 25 October 2015.

  1. LarryG

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    Oh no, not another Swansea Bay diorama full of sand dunes... ;) :))
     
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  2. Compton castle

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    I wouldn’t mind doing a model of Swansea bay
     
  3. daifly

    daifly Western Thunderer

    No ballasting required - just lots and lots of sand!
    Dave
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  4. Compton castle

    Compton castle Western Thunderer

    72ACF3DB-892D-4EBA-A86F-C3B08029A924.png D95544FE-EFE2-4130-BCAC-BFDD9774313F.jpeg 1BBEFE03-E92D-4092-998C-1637A34371A9.png 69B18EE3-B379-4AF9-988A-4CBBFB09314A.png 14157B3A-4719-4A6E-8374-F407FB63CE2E.png A few more hours today on scenics, ground cover and painting
     
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  5. Compton castle

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    8E786E07-6298-4A03-B21D-BB846AB9B17A.jpeg 67535EB9-ECFC-4CC3-A17A-762086106628.jpeg Working in 4mm and 7mm today, finishing off a little RailArt kit alosmgside painting the coaling stage
     
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  7. Compton castle

    Compton castle Western Thunderer

    35C70D22-2BB6-4BA4-A51D-7FB5793814E4.png Another coat of dirt on the coaling stage plus some nice skirting board to dress the diorama.
    Looks so much better in the sun.
     
  8. Compton castle

    Compton castle Western Thunderer

    F9FF1E4F-AA56-4E90-A8DC-BBF86B6E7A94.jpeg 0928269E-B8D8-4D85-B9B6-B73484081799.png 6C93F3A7-7294-46A4-95C3-05F4925E828B.png D347CC21-C7C7-40CF-B9AB-E65CD40E9239.png Just a few more jobs to do to wrap this one up, Then it’s back to Westbourne Bridge.
     
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  9. Compton castle

    Compton castle Western Thunderer

    6EA1CAE7-30D8-4CC5-859B-B79079252600.png B4AAB80C-7AF8-4C8E-AB48-920C8A6936DA.jpeg 3A31C7B7-DC7B-4991-BD91-FE2175207036.jpeg Lights wired in, ready for delivery now
     
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  10. Compton castle

    Compton castle Western Thunderer

    C59462D6-CB93-4A07-9C8B-00E97F81E45E.jpeg 93F67285-FBFD-458A-818B-240ED5725788.jpeg 00FC0073-A87F-494C-B105-D103846C6171.jpeg DDC4E26B-8A7F-46C7-AB63-E6AA5B43CF46.jpeg Another productive day with the Bristol PWay gang, shed roads now in and Intentio pits installed on Westbourne Bridge
     
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  11. Compton castle

    Compton castle Western Thunderer

    ED61961C-EFC1-4237-98FB-4273D6660533.jpeg 81DB8939-779E-48CE-9FFE-57185F2E2353.jpeg 4B300448-6323-4E0D-BB71-F47F973B38CA.jpeg Beefing up the bridge that gives the layout its name. Slater’s rivets and an RSJ adds a more industrial feel.
     
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