Little Signiture choo choos

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by CNWman, Jan 22, 2007.

  1. CNWman

    CNWman CNW Fan

    I've noticed that there are little custom trains at the bottom of the posts of some of the users here. Where can you get them?:confused:
  2. MilesWestern

    MilesWestern Active Member

  3. CNWman

    CNWman CNW Fan

    won't work

    The system keeps saying I'm over 500 charicters. I KNOW you guys have longer trains than what I wanna post. What's goin on?:confused:
  4. shaygetz

    shaygetz Active Member

    Put it on an image host like Photobucket then link it that way.
  5. CRed

    CRed Member

    Yep,just download it to a folder then upload it using photobucket or similar then all you have to do is insert the URL in your sig.
  6. Cannonball

    Cannonball More Trains Than Brains

    Did you take out the rest of the stuff in your signature before trying to attach the gif image? Your entire signature can't be over 500 characters and with everything you already have, I'm willing to bet you're going over that in short order.
  7. Alan Bickley

    Alan Bickley Member

    Hmm, I've been thinking about this for some time. I couldn't see any for British outline trains in the link. Is there a "scale" that these GIFs are done to? I was thinking that I could produce my own on Photoshop.
  8. conrailmike

    conrailmike Member

  9. Alan Bickley

    Alan Bickley Member

    Thanks for that link. I have noted down the template sizes for shipping containers and I'll work it out from there.
    It's funny, but I used to do something similar with a paint program on my Commodore Amiga 500 many moons ago. It's also funny that I might have to measure my models in order to get my planned gifs to "scale". It's a bit like 2-dimentional model making!
  10. Chessie System

    Chessie System New Member

    I am no dumby, but I could not get it to work. Maybe I am thinking too big

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