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Author Topic: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)  (Read 612457 times)

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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #195 on: July 19, 2014, 09:59:03 AM »
Lightly weathered Peco Buffer Stop


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #196 on: July 19, 2014, 09:59:57 AM »
Lightly Weathered Girder Bridge side:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #197 on: July 19, 2014, 10:00:54 AM »
Girder Bridge from above - painting incomplete:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #198 on: July 19, 2014, 10:01:44 AM »
Lightly Weathered Girder Bridge - other side:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #199 on: July 19, 2014, 10:03:00 AM »
Peco Buffer Stops - Painted - NOT weathered yet:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #200 on: July 19, 2014, 10:04:18 AM »
Ratio Coal Depot bunkers -- wood incompletely painted:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #201 on: July 19, 2014, 10:05:16 AM »
Boat Dock -- NOT weathered yet:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #202 on: July 19, 2014, 10:06:27 AM »
3D-printed (?) motor launch BEFORE filling used:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #203 on: July 19, 2014, 10:07:27 AM »
Painting under way, in Prague, 3:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #204 on: July 19, 2014, 10:08:27 AM »
After spray painting with Tamiya Grey undercoat:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #205 on: July 19, 2014, 10:09:53 AM »
First items spray painted with Tamiya Grey undercoat, in friends' garden:


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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #206 on: July 19, 2014, 10:11:51 AM »
Peco Buffer Stops - Painted - NOT weathered yet:




This picture reminds me of an airport  :sorrysign:

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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #207 on: July 19, 2014, 10:17:33 AM »
Some Notes on Painting SR Concrete Buildings:

Looking at photos, the SR Concrete PWay hut it is much more creamy/yellow than the weathered concrete which is much greyer. Having painted my huts a creamy yellow, I will try a thin wash in the lighter colour. (I know it's the wrong way round). Alas, the 'thin wash' was too strong.

Notice the difference in the colour photos between the SR concrete platform edging and the footbridge and how the concrete footbridges seem to darken in colour with age?

I will post more photos of my SR concrete platform edging (some for Christopher), footbridges (one is for Christopher) and huts, later. One footbridge (Cant Cove's) came out worse than the other so out will come the very fine sandpaper on one sand and repainting, later.

Now, I must get back to painting!
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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #208 on: July 19, 2014, 10:18:54 AM »
Yes, those grey undercoat sprues are lined up like planes. 8-)

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Re: Cant Cove (and Penmayne)
« Reply #209 on: July 19, 2014, 10:21:04 AM »
Indeed they do. As I was scrolling through the pictures my daughter said, " look, there's an aeroplane!"  ::)
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