jim curries challange #1

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  1. jim currie

    jim currie Active Member

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    announce1 ok heres goes :) My LPB's at my coal miners needed housing so i modified the plans for a small flag stop station (kinda like challange #2) the photo is the real thing the poor drawings are the modified results there will be three different units one for single miners with two rooms under the same roof then there will by a unit for married mines without children building is the same size ,the unit for couples with children has a addition of 10 ft to the back of the standard plan for two small bedrooms.Hope the model's turn out better than my drawings . :oops:

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    jim currie Active Member

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    did not get much done tonight i first spray the back of the styrene sheets with a thin coat of flat black then i started laying out the ends first. just make very light lines so if i goof up I can cover them over . as youv can see i did :)

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    been back at it the first pic is starting to assemble the sides , the second pic the walls are assembled and starting to build the porch.

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  4. ezdays

    ezdays Out AZ way

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    Looking good my friend. This competition is about to go into high gear.
  5. eightyeightfan1

    eightyeightfan1 Now I'm AMP'd

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    Looks good jim
    And you were worried about working with plastic.
    Worries over.......
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    had some more time to work on the house. nothing but the walls and the porch floor are glued yet the rest is just taped in place . going to paint the walls before i glue the porch in.

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    ezdays Out AZ way

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    Now that's lookin' downright nice there Jim.:thumb: Ya might have gotten off to a slow start, but you're catchin' up real quick...:wave:
  8. Tayder

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    Jim, I am liking this a LOT!
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    Fortunately, it doesn’t look like your drawings sign1 . Very, very nice :thumb: .