Mackenzie Milling

Discussion in 'Scratchin' & Bashin'' started by JBBVry, Dec 22, 2004.

  1. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    here is the Mackenzie milling co i am building from scratch i bought a copy kit that was very bad. I got a good set of Instructions from a guy on the net and have been able to re do most of the kit so far here are 5 pics of it as it isnow about 65% done with the building.

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  2. Fred_M

    Fred_M Guest

    Looking good. Fred
  3. spitfire

    spitfire Active Member

    Looks great Paul!!!!

  4. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    well here is the mill allmost done now to build the base for it.

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  5. jetrock

    jetrock Member

    Very pretty kit...I like the decayed roof!
  6. Fred_M

    Fred_M Guest

    Looks fantastic Paul. Nice work. :thumb: Fred
  7. philip

    philip Guest

    Nice work Paul! :thumb:

  8. jkristia

    jkristia Member

    Great looking building. Are you planning on doing more weathering on the building? Personally I would probably do some heavy weathering of the walls and signs, maybe it's just the photo, but I think they appear to be in much less deteriorated than the rest of the building.

  9. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    Everything will get a lot more weathering once it gets put on the base. right now i am about 85% done with the building and 0% done with the base i think the base will take me at lest 2 to 3 weeks to do right. this is a scratch built FSM kit so i am having to find things that will work I spent most of last night going through my parts boxes looking for things to use. found some still need more. will post some more as it goes.
  10. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    Here is what i found walking the tracks this cold christmas eve morning.

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  11. Will_annand

    Will_annand Active Member

    Nice work Paul, but it looks like we should send Robin over to make some "cerealboard" shingles.
  12. trainking49

    trainking49 New Member

    You did a great job. Looks really great. Ralph
  13. jkristia

    jkristia Member

    wow, that last photo looks just fantastic. I assume it your building on a diorama, but I can't really tell if it's the real thing or not. I have been scrolling up and down several times now to check details, and every detail on the 'real' picture matches the details on your model, that's why I assume it's your model, but I can't really tell. If the picture is the real thing, then your model is a fantastic model of it, and if the picture is a diorama, then your model is a fantastic looking model. How many times did I say "fantastic" :)

    great building.

  14. Gary Pfeil

    Gary Pfeil Active Member

    Fantastic work Paul!

  15. spitfire

    spitfire Active Member

    Wow - that last photo is a knockout!!!!! Amazing work!!!

  16. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    that was a pic of it on my mobile photo base. i just hadto make a few pics of it to see how it looked in Sepia tone. and i think it looks pretty good. i will post a pic of the whole thing as soon as i get it done. The base for this kit is the hardest part.
  17. Lighthorseman

    Lighthorseman Active Member


    That's amazing work you've done there, Paul! Thumbs up for you! :thumb: :thumb: :thumb:
  18. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    Ok guys here it is 90% done so far.

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  19. eightyeightfan1

    eightyeightfan1 Now I'm AMP'd

    Looks excellent!
    "Honey...Where'd you park the car?"
  20. JBBVry

    JBBVry Member

    here are the rest of the pics.

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