A New Caboose

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  1. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

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    Here is the latest car I have added to my fleet.

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    Athearn B&O Work Caboose (1279)
    Kadee # 5 couplers

    Deck: Folk Art Raw Sienna
    Ladders & Railing: Folk Art Licorice (938)

    Weathering
    Rust: Drybrushed Americana Burnt Sienna
    Drybrush: Folk Art Charcoal Gray (613)
    Wash: Folk Art Charcoal Gray (613) 2 parts; Folk Art Licorice (938) 1 part; thinned 5:1 with blue windshield washer fluid
    Sealer: Testors Dullcoat

    Wheels
    Paint: Americana Burnt Sienna, Folk Art Aspaltum (476)

    Trucks
    Paint: Folk Art Charcoal Gray (613)
    Drybrush: Americana Burnt Sienna, Folk Art Aspaltum (476)
  2. Tyson Rayles

    Tyson Rayles Active Member

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    :thumb: :thumb: :thumb: Funky, I love it!
  3. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

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    Nice one Tom! I like it! What's the thingy in the middle of the flat part?
  4. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

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    Thanks folks.

    Jon
    The thingy is for a crane boom as the car also acts as a crane tender. At least it will after I build the crane.
  5. jmarksbery

    jmarksbery Active Member

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    :wave: un-huh, un-huh, I likes it alots and more, :thumb: :thumb: :thumb: :thumb: