A mill and a warehouse

Discussion in 'Scratchin' & Bashin'' started by cnw1961, Jan 9, 2007.

  1. UP SD40-2

    UP SD40-2 Senior Member

    Fantastic Job!!!

    Kurt, my friend, YOU are a TRUE CRAFTSMAN!!!:thumb: :thumb: :thumb: WOW!!!:eek: it looks OUTSTANDING so far!:thumb: :thumb: :thumb: cant wait to see more progress pics!;) THANKS!!!:D -Deano
  2. hooknlad

    hooknlad Member

    Kurt - looks fabulous !!!! I enjoy how you brought your idea to life. Very ,very nice.
  3. cnw1961

    cnw1961 Member

    Steve, Deano, hooknlad, thank you so much. It doubles the fun to get so much nice and positive feedback :wave: .
  4. tetters

    tetters Rail Spiking Fool!

    Gosh Darnit! When I saw you replied to this thread I got excited thinking that you'd made some progress. Don't tease me like that man! LOL!!!
  5. cnw1961

    cnw1961 Member

    Shane, no teasing this time (though it’s a tempting thought :D ). Two more pictures.

    I painted the buildings. I have to do windows and doors next.



    COMBAT Member

    I just saw this thread! Wow, great job. This is better then most kits I have seen, you did it your self saved a ton of money and I bet had fun be creative doing it your self! Great work!
  7. radar

    radar Member

    I ca'nt add any good words , everybodt elese as said them all ,please try to post more, like how did you do the sidewalk and road,very nice work.
  8. tetters

    tetters Rail Spiking Fool!

    Now that would have been just mean. sign1
  9. cnw1961

    cnw1961 Member

    COMBAT, radar, thank you for your nice words :wave: .

    To do all the windows took quite a while. But now, it’s done! I might add some more detail later on, but for the moment I think I spent enough time on this structure. Here are some more pics.




  10. TruckLover

    TruckLover Mack CH613 & 53' Trailer



    I love the roof Vents and Access Door and the ladder coming down to the front building.

    O and the covered loading dock and the Dust Collectors on the side of the building look GREAT. And the windows look so good, GREAT JOB KURT!!!!:thumb: :thumb: :thumb: :thumb: :thumb: :thumb:
  11. hiscopilot

    hiscopilot Member

  12. steamhead

    steamhead Active Member

    I'm not by nature inclined to modern "boxy" structures. But when they look like that... I'll take 'em anytime...!!! Superb work..!!! Wouldn't expect anything less from you, of course.

    Thanks for delighting us with your marvels...!!!sign1
  13. jr switch

    jr switch Member

    Your buildings are great, but the pawn shop is fantastic. Looks real seedy, excellant job!
  14. doctorwayne

    doctorwayne Active Member

    Great work, Kurt, I especially like the shot taken from street-level. It's the perfect transition from seedy to industrial. :thumb: :thumb:

  15. Nazgul

    Nazgul Active Member

    What can I say that hasn't been said before? It is such a treat to see you as you progress though each new project:thumb: :thumb:
    The only thing missing is...the suspense! Each and every one of us know how it is going to turn out in the end....
    Oh yeah...one other thing is missing...THE SPONGE CAR!...I'll send it over;)
  16. COMBAT

    COMBAT Member

    Excellent job. Its very inspiring to see this. :)
  17. Amrap1

    Amrap1 Member

    Giving me hope! Love the pictures...great work!

    The dog is great...I want to add things that don't stand out but when people see them they are impressed/awed/surprised. I saw a layout with a naked man going down a fire escape because the massage parlor was surrounded by police!

  18. UP SD40-2

    UP SD40-2 Senior Member

    Outstanding Job Kurt!

    Kurt:wave:, YOU are TRULY one of the MRR MASTERS on here!:thumb: :thumb: :thumb: i look at your work, and find it to be VERY DETAILED, WELL DONE, FLAWLESS really:thumb:. VERY INSPIRATIONAL!;):D. THANKS KURT!!!:thumb: :D -Deano
  19. cnw1961

    cnw1961 Member

    Thank you all very much for your nice and very much appreciated comments. :wave: :wave: jr switch, Wayne, "seedy" was not the word to come into my mind as a compliment for anything I did before I started model railroading. Now I like it :D . Steve, I don’t know if NP interchanged their sponge cars with AT&SF. You should consult your issue of The "Real" History of the Railroad by D. R. Ooler before you send it over. Remember, we are serious model railroaders – only prototypical operation allowed on our layouts sign1 .
  20. radar

    radar Member

    :thumb: Simply awsome!!!:thumb:

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