Archive for April 17th, 2021

Well, well…*

More by luck than judgement, and with frankly rather more faffing about with tiny bits of plastic than I’d care to admit, the basic wagons are done. The ends are even a uniform height with the other flat wagons in what I laughingly call the “fleet”.

Some considerable detailing is needed now so they look at least vaguely like a rather battered railway wagon, and if I manage to be sufficiently self disciplined they will get some swap bodies carry backwards and forwards on the as yet thoroughly etherial railway. Current plans are to have an agricultural cooperative on the model which gives a lot off opportunities for cylindrical swap bodies carrying “animal feed” and possibly “sawdust” for pellets, and a few more rectangular boxes to deliver things like plywood and chipboard or finished products.

*I did warn you about this last time…

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