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Track as part of the scenery...

Postby areibel » Wed May 20, 2015 10:34 am

I still think about the whole Code 83/70/55 debate for use in TT, but I think I've solved my dilemma. I'm going to model the
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Re: Track as part of the scenery...

Postby MacG » Wed May 20, 2015 2:53 pm

Looks like Code 55! :grin: It is easier to bend. :wink:

Here a better view on the track:
http://youtu.be/Pfp7dabTX3I
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Postby ConducTTor » Thu May 21, 2015 3:02 pm

HAHA! It's like a ship in stormy seas :)))
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Re: Track as part of the scenery...

Postby areibel » Thu May 21, 2015 3:28 pm

Yeah, plus no messing to get the ties all aligned, no worries about if the spikes and tie plates are there, not much ballast to worry about- just glue the rails to the roadbed, add a bunch of static grass, weeds and trees and Voila!
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Re: Track as part of the scenery...

Postby sacto-tt » Thu May 21, 2015 4:01 pm

Remember to hit it with a hammer several times after the glue dries to get that rolling effect.
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Re: Track as part of the scenery...

Postby ConducTTor » Thu May 21, 2015 5:45 pm

sacto-tt wrote:Remember to hit it with a hammer several times after the glue dries to get that rolling effect.


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Postby MacG » Fri May 22, 2015 2:26 pm

When I think, I make at the next exhibition a video of our "hammer track". The pictures doesn't show it. :(
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