Some Covered Hoppers

Discussion in 'Photos & Videos' started by TomPM, Apr 11, 2003.

  1. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

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    Here are some covered hoppers that I built and weathered about a month ago.

    Kit: Rail Runner/Athearn

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  2. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

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    Number 2

    Kit: Rail Runner/Athearn

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  3. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

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    Number 3

    Kit: Bev-Bel/Athearn

    Weathering for all three cars:
    Drybrush: Polly Scale Grimy Black
    Wash: Polly Scale Grimy Black thinned with blue windshield washer fluid
    Sealer: Testors Dullcoat

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  4. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

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    :) Lookin good! :)
  5. Gary Pfeil

    Gary Pfeil Active Member

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    You do real nice work Tom.
  6. Tyson Rayles

    Tyson Rayles Active Member

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    Really nice Tom ! :cool:
  7. spitfire

    spitfire Active Member

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    Great weathering Tom. If you hadn't told us you drybrushed the paint I would have sworn you used an airbrush. They look great!

    cheers
    :D Val
  8. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

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    Nice work on the hoppers Tom, and the photo's a great also.
    Shamus
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  9. Lighthorseman

    Lighthorseman Active Member

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    Really, really nice work, Tom. I hope to do that well someday.:)
  10. sumpter250

    sumpter250 multiscale modelbuilder

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    I really liked the first two, not many C&NW fans out there ! Nice weathering, and attention to detail !
    Pete