A New LNE Caboose

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  1. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

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    Here is one of my recent projects.. This a Lehigh & New England Caboose that I recently finished from an undecorated MDC kit.

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    MDC/Roundhouse Caboose Unlettered 2-Window (3470)
    Kadee # 5 couplers
    P2K 33" Flat Back Metal Wheels

    Undercoat: Folk Art Dove Gray (708) thinned 1:1 with blue windshield washer fluid
    Sealer: Plaid Clear Acrylic Sealer-Matte (CS200306)
    Final Colors: Apple Barrel Kings Gold (20760) thinned 2:1 with blue windshield washer fluid
    Apple Barrel Red Apple (20784) thinned 2:1 with blue windshield washer fluid
    Sealer: Testors Glosscoat

    Decals: Walthers Box Car Lehigh & New England WHT 67-15
    Sealer: Testors Dullcoat

    Weathering
    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: Apple Barrel Terra Cotta (20845), Folk Art Aspaltum (476)

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