Mike’s been in touch again, this time with his HO engine house plans (his last post is here).
“Hi Al…Here’s my latest creation from start to almost finished…needs roof finalized…This started out as a Little Caesars Pizza box….Enjoy all….
HO engine house plans:
“Al, the best paint for foam is Latex house paint. I always look through the “mis-matched” paint at the big box stores. I look for the earth tones for painting scenery and any other colors for what ever I am working on next. Most times you can get it cheap. If you add a little water on top it will stay good for a long time.
“Still working hard.
A big thanks to Mike for sharig his HO engine house plans.
I do love seeing all your scratch builds – it’s amazing what you lot make out of the stuff most people throw away.
There are so many examples of this on the blog, here’s one that springs to mind:
I liked to today’s post. It reminded me of the good old days when all I used to publish is tips. I don’t get many sent in nowadays.
Thanks to Mike for sharing his update. I do love seeing them as the progress – and it also gets the message across: the only way you’ll have a layout is to get started. Course, I’m biased, but the Beginners Guide will give you a great start.
That’s all this time folks.
Please do keep ’em coming. Latest ebay cheat sheet is here.