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Posted August 31, 2014 - 01:05 PM

Clean work, nice detail. Don't forget the pigeons on the roof ledge. Finish it with oil to get that nice machine shop aroma :thumbs:


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Posted September 02, 2014 - 06:33 AM

That's looking real good, Ray! Like the concrete pad.


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 08:54 AM

The roof section over the crane area is done in corrugated metal and the rest of the roof is done in tar and membrane roofing.
With an old building like this it has had several roof repairs over the years.

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The loading dock if finished with a poured concrete base and a painted platform.

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Posted September 04, 2014 - 08:59 AM

I like the staining/aging!


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 09:09 AM

Boy Ray, that really looks great and the roof aging and repairs look very realistic.
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Posted September 04, 2014 - 02:42 PM

You sir got talent!!


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 02:46 PM

That's a huge attention to detail with the roof. I would've never even thought of making it seem like there have been repairs made to it.
How long did that take you to build?
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Posted September 04, 2014 - 03:42 PM

How long did that take you to build?

 

I probably only have about 5 or 6  hours actual building time in it so far.


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 04:29 PM

That is up to your usual standards! Looks like it will fit right in!


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 05:17 PM

Like the details!!!   :thumbs:   :thumbs:   :thumbs:  ~~  Lowell


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 06:42 PM

Very nice work! Looking forward to seeing more.
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Posted September 04, 2014 - 07:26 PM

COOL    :thumbs:   RICK


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Posted September 05, 2014 - 02:25 PM

That looks nice Ray. Is your roof section going to be removable to view the interior or just peep through the windows & doors. I built an Engine House for my HO scale loco's & would like the roof removable but a lot of trouble. I think I'll just allow viewing through the windows & doors. I don't model O&G scale but I make a corrugated metal roof product you might like. The scale is mid range & I have a lot of happy modelers that like it. I built this General Store back in the winter to sell using this roofing. PM me with your address If you think you would like it.

 

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Posted September 13, 2014 - 03:25 PM

Finished up the extension for the office today.

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Posted September 13, 2014 - 03:51 PM

Not even completed and you're already adding on. Related to my wife by chance, Ray?    :D


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