Next addition to The Academy?

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by MasonJar, Jun 23, 2003.

  1. davidstrains

    davidstrains Active Member

    Val's in the Academy

    Congratulations Val. That post was great .
  2. shaygetz

    shaygetz Active Member

    Congratulations, Val, on a job well done.
  3. MasonJar

    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

    You guys are ambitious...

    I was aiming for maybe one a month! LOL

    Thanks again, and congrats Val!

  4. jwmurrayjr

    jwmurrayjr Member

    Thanks for the work on rebuilding th academy!

    This is very timely for me and I'm sure it will be valuable for "generations of model railroaders to come".:)


  5. MasonJar

    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

    September Addition?

    Well, it is almost the end of the month...

    With all the excellent modelling done in the past several weeks, what sticks out as the next addition to The Academy?

    Any suggestions / seconds?

    Here are some ideas to get you thinking...

    HOn30 0-6-0 teakettle steamer from shaygetz

    Just another water tower by jimmybeersa

    Fullard Glass Co. by the prolific Matthyro, along with his J. BROWN coal mine.

    Good discussion and pictures about Street Light Telephone pole by eightyeightfan1

    Ballasting Track on the PoorFork RR by Charlie, as well as Tunnels, Rockwork, & Ground Cover on the PoorFork RR, and Forested Hills & Fall Foliage

    And Ray Marrinaccio's Restoration of AT&SF #3780 in N-scale.

    That's just a sample! Please nominate others that have helped and/or inspired you in the past month!

  6. Drew1125

    Drew1125 Active Member

  7. shaygetz

    shaygetz Active Member

    Thank you, Andrew, I appreciate the thought that my work can help others enjoy the hobby.
  8. MasonJar

    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

    We need your help!

    Will anybody second any of these choices for The Academy?

    Which inspired you this month? What was the most helpful? Which taught you the most?


  9. Tyson Rayles

    Tyson Rayles Active Member

    I'll second all of em'!
  10. davidstrains

    davidstrains Active Member

    I second Tyson's second. I think that they all were good. I am partial to the Matthyro scratch builds but the rest have appeal for other parts of the layout.
  11. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

    The next addition for the Academy will be Jon Monon's tutorial on the "Gimp" a photo editing (Free) program. As soon as its ready, I will pop it in.

    Part 2 of the tutorial by Jon will soon be taking place.

  12. Dave Hagan

    Dave Hagan Member

  13. MasonJar

    MasonJar It's not rocket surgery

    Well, another month gone already!

    Any suggestions form all the work (and there is a bunch!) done in November that stands out as the next addition to The Academy?

  14. Ray Marinaccio

    Ray Marinaccio Active Member

    What do "WE" make with this and that .
  15. RailRon

    RailRon Active Member

    My proposal for December:

    ''0n30 turnout kitbash' by Lighthorseman.

    Excellent tutorial in easy steps, excellent photographs, and useful for all those 'n30' fans - also for the conversion of N scale turouts to H0n30.

  16. interurban

    interurban Active Member

    And I second Ron`s motion:D :thumb: For December
    Steve`s O N 3 turnout kitbash

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