trestle

Discussion in 'Scratchin' & Bashin'' started by philip, Mar 16, 2003.

  1. philip

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    Part of my HO world!

    philip:)

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  2. jmarksbery

    jmarksbery Active Member

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    That looks great my friend, is it kit or scratch built? Great modeling:eek:
  3. Matthyro

    Matthyro Will always be re-membered

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    That is a beautiful trestle philip. Must have taken some time to put it together
  4. Clerk

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    WOW! That is some nice looking trestle. How long did it take to make it?
  5. Ralph

    Ralph Remember...it's for fun!

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    Oooooooooooooooooooooh! That's NICE! Beautiful work Phillip!
    I also admire that sleek looking passenger train!
    Ralph
  6. Gary Pfeil

    Gary Pfeil Active Member

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    Wow, That's humongous. Looks great, nice work.

    Gary
  7. Tyson Rayles

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    Very nice indeed!
  8. Drew1125

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    The L&N rides again!!

    Great mideling & photo, Phillip!
    :cool: :cool: :cool: :cool:
  9. philip

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    Fellers: Its scratchbuilt out of dowells and pop sticks from WaL-mart. May never finish the dang thing.
    philip :) .......thanks!!!!
  10. Clerk

    Clerk Active Member

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    Philip.
    I am using the trestle on my desktop screen.
  11. philip

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    :D I'm honored Clerk!

    philip
  12. alex_mrrkb

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    Nice trestle !!!!

    Could you post some closeup pics ? I'd love to see more of that piece of artwork !!!
  13. philip

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    to close for comfort

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  14. philip

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    this is my favorite

    Table saw ripped pine with over 700 bolts. HO Scale.

    1 year project.....sags in the middle>

    :)

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  15. spitfire

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    WOW! WOW! WOW!
    Philip, that is
    AWESOME!

    cheers
    :D Val
  16. jkristia

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    wow, that is one beautiful piece of work. wow
  17. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

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    Hi Philip,
    That trestle is excellent workmanship my friend even if it took 2 years to make, would be well worth it in the end.

    Shamus

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    So far, I'm just working on collecting
    the Popsicle sticks..MMM!:D :D
  19. t. alexander

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    Excellent superb work Philip. taking a year to build the one sounds like you work at my kind of pace, but your effort was definetly worth it!

    t.
  20. philip

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    Thanks again all!

    Hey T! Have you started that bridge yet?

    philip :)