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Author Topic: Takahachikawa (Japan)  (Read 6711 times)

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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #255 on: January 17, 2019, 03:43:48 PM »
Couple of random work-in-progress photos:


embankment-construction-2019-01-17_01 by Rail Squid, on Flickr


embankment-construction-2019-01-16_04 by Rail Squid, on Flickr
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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #256 on: January 17, 2019, 04:32:36 PM »
Excellent. What I really admire is just how busy the layout is.
If it looks right then it most probably is right.


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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #257 on: January 17, 2019, 07:09:55 PM »
Looking great!, I like picture 2 especially,  the old and the new next to each other seems really typical of Japan

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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #258 on: January 17, 2019, 08:07:16 PM »
Looks good, but needs more robots :D

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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #259 on: January 17, 2019, 08:08:37 PM »
Looks good, but needs more robots :D

Donít we all :bounce:

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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #260 on: January 19, 2019, 01:06:18 PM »
Looks good, but needs more robots :D

Well if you say so...


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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #261 on: January 19, 2019, 01:13:05 PM »
Meanwhile...


embankment-construction-2019-01-19_02 by Rail Squid, on Flickr


embankment-construction-2019-01-19_01 by Rail Squid, on Flickr

(note: glue still drying, I take these shots after putting the requisite scenic element back on the layout to check everything looks reasonably OK from various angles)
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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #262 on: January 20, 2019, 02:14:14 PM »
Onwards we plod.

Slight optical illusion with the fencing...


embankment-construction-2019-01-20_01 by Rail Squid, on Flickr


I will need to chip away some excess ballast. Not terribly happy with the ballast overall, but it will do.


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Re: Takahachikawa (Japan)
« Reply #263 on: January 21, 2019, 04:01:42 PM »
Need to protect the low-ish bridge from errant large vehicles...


embankment-construction-2019-01-21_01 by Rail Squid, on Flickr
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