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Michael Hohn
Fireman

USA
5187 Posts

Posted - 11/25/2018 :  6:02:39 PM  Show Profile  Visit Michael Hohn's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Very nice. Remarkable, in fact.

Mike
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Frank Palmer
Fireman

USA
5326 Posts

Posted - 11/25/2018 :  6:51:04 PM  Show Profile  Visit Frank Palmer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
You certainly bagged that interior. NICE!
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ocalicreek
Crew Chief

USA
631 Posts

Posted - 11/25/2018 :  6:55:32 PM  Show Profile  Visit ocalicreek's Homepage  Reply with Quote
That gumball machine! WHAAAA! Amazing.

Galen

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quartergauger48
Fireman

USA
5869 Posts

Posted - 11/26/2018 :  11:17:25 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Fred, you are killing it as usual'..Excellent'.. Those canned hams make a good sandwich'..



ted :<)
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TRAINS1941
Engineer

USA
11505 Posts

Posted - 11/26/2018 :  11:58:34 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
A model within in a model. Beautiful work.

Jerry

"And in the end, itís not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." A. Lincoln
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sgtbob
Fireman

USA
3847 Posts

Posted - 11/27/2018 :  07:18:21 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Very nice Fred [:-thumbu][:-thumbu][:-thumbu]

I'm ready for you to turn the lights on

Bob

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Guff
Fireman

USA
1731 Posts

Posted - 11/27/2018 :  11:23:18 AM  Show Profile  Send Guff an AOL message  Reply with Quote
Fred,

Wonderful job! [:-star][:-star][:-star][:-star][:-star]

How did you make the gumball machine?

Dave

David Guffey
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David J Buchholz
Crew Chief

766 Posts

Posted - 11/27/2018 :  12:10:17 PM  Show Profile  Send David J Buchholz an AOL message  Reply with Quote
HOLY $H/T!

Home of the North Coast Railroad.
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Pennman
Fireman

USA
4103 Posts

Posted - 11/27/2018 :  2:52:05 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Fred,

I've gotta hand it to ya ! OMG... is this store going to be a chain of food stores? Better get crackin...makin...more goods to put inside. Then there's shipping and receiving at all of the other stores...




Excellent work...very tedious work...

Rich
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Terrell
Fireman

USA
1974 Posts

Posted - 11/27/2018 :  5:20:53 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Sorry, I've gotten way behind on my "thank yous" so please except a huge group thank you !!


Bob, I'll probably wait on the lights until I figure out what the other store is going to be and get the fronts glued to the main building.


Dave, the gumball is just styrene, mostly sheet stuff. The main part of the base was .060 styrene laminated to add bulk. Then small bits and pieces for the silver parts. The "glass" was from some packaging, blister pack, that I folded and formed a rectangular globe. I found online an image of a bunch of gumballs that I shrunk down and formed into a strip and wrapped it around the inside of the globe. Then slapped the top on, made from styrene.


Sorry, Rich, one store is enough for me.


Thanks again, Everyone.
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Guff
Fireman

USA
1731 Posts

Posted - 11/28/2018 :  2:16:41 PM  Show Profile  Send Guff an AOL message  Reply with Quote
Thanks for the how-to Fred. Nice looking gumball machine!
Dave

David Guffey
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sgtbob
Fireman

USA
3847 Posts

Posted - 11/29/2018 :  06:23:18 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Fred, THAT is what scratch building is all about, wonderful job!!

Bob

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Terrell
Fireman

USA
1974 Posts

Posted - 12/02/2018 :  4:24:09 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks, Bob.

I tried to dirty things up a bit, I'm not sure it's enough. And I've also added the roof to the fronts. The roof to the main building is also done except for adding it's covering, so I won't bore you with that.



And, as you can see, I've decided what the other store will be. So I've started work on a TV.




I'll need a few more along with some radios. Fun, fun, fun.
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Pennman
Fireman

USA
4103 Posts

Posted - 12/02/2018 :  5:30:17 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Nice work Fred.
I've never seen anyone come up with a jukebox... How about one of those?

Rich
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Terrell
Fireman

USA
1974 Posts

Posted - 12/02/2018 :  5:57:04 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Fast enough, Rich?

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