I'm at it Again: A Seaboard System Covered Hopper

Discussion in 'Photos & Videos' started by TomPM, May 26, 2003.

  1. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

    Now here is a Seaboard System Covered Hopper I have been working on and finally finished.

    Kit: Rail Runner/Athearn: 54’ P.S. Covered Hopper (251-1)
    Kadee #5 Couplers

    Drybrushing: Folk Art Charcoal Gray (613)
    Wash: Folk Art Charcoal Gray (613) 2 parts; Folk Art Licorice (938) 1 part; thinned 5:1 with blue windshield washer fluid
    Sealer: Testors Dullcoat

    Paint: Folk Art Charcoal Gray (613)
    Drybrush: Americana Burnt Sienna
    Sealer: Testors Dullcoat

    Paint: Americana Burnt Sienna mixed with Folk Art Bright Peach (682) 1:2
    Sealer: Plaid Clear Acrylic Sealer-Matte (CS200306)

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  2. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

    And here is the other side.

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  3. interurban

    interurban Active Member

    You have done a nice job Tom.
    Looks Great:p
  4. RaiderCTE

    RaiderCTE Member

    great post! Nice looking car there. In the future I will try and do the quick details to help spark ideas maybe, like your's has done for me when weathering cars. Thanks Tom.
  5. TomPM

    TomPM Another Fried Egg Fan

    Thanks folks for the compliments.
  6. Lighthorseman

    Lighthorseman Active Member

    Nice Work!

    Another beautiful peice of rolling stock, Tom. When do we get to see them in a train? Boy, would that ever be cool.:)

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