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by RogerB
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Painting and Weathering Service
Replies: 236
Views: 30477

Re: Painting and Weathering Service

They do look a little "out" especially the 5's and 6's. Makes the character look badly formed to me. R-
by RogerB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: budget decoders
Replies: 3
Views: 51

Re: budget decoders

Try this thread for more discussion. R-

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by RogerB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Good quality figures
Replies: 20
Views: 187

Re: Good quality figures

Walkingthedog wrote: Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:00 pm Just got these from Hardys Hobbies. Trouble is they’re upside down. Not sure how I’m going to use them :)
Well, that’s novel. Perhaps they do O gauge like that now? R-
by RogerB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Good quality figures
Replies: 20
Views: 187

Re: Good quality figures

Walkingthedog wrote: Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:56 pm ModelU used to use resin I believe. They now need priming. You kindly sent me a couple Roger.
Right, I prime everything I’m going to paint now, makes life much easier. I use a huge tin of red primer, not very accurately. You should see the overspray in the garden ... R-
by RogerB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Good quality figures
Replies: 20
Views: 187

Re: Good quality figures

This is some from each printer that I painted last year. One type of resin takes acrylic very easily the other you will need to prepare before applying paint. Pretty sure it was ModelU figures that needed preparation but I could be wrong. As you will see, yellow was a challenge. R- https://i.postimg...
by RogerB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:10 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!
Replies: 458
Views: 59475

Re: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!

That can happen without living abroad. :D R-
by RogerB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!
Replies: 458
Views: 59475

Re: Wykeham - Somewhere in the south!

Hands in pockets - definitely the foreman. Nice touch Barry. R-
by RogerB
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 154
Views: 21061

Re: My new layout

How us your layout progressing. Not very well. Since moving to a bungalow I am struggling to find space to put the old layout [10' x 2'] anywhere. Pretty sure the eyes will not cope with N. Have come up with a cunning plan to re-jig the current OO to an L shape - but to be honest the running I will...
by RogerB
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 154
Views: 21061

Re: My new layout

Blimey - you haven’t been hanging around Brian. Very good and lovely to see. Thanks. R-
by RogerB
Fri Jan 08, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: New layout plan suggestion
Replies: 14
Views: 203

Re: New layout plan suggestion

Wow, that is great. I thought your last layout was pretty good but this one is fabulous. You have moved on very quickly with this and it is amazing. I wish I had your skill. R-