Archive for August 7th, 2021

Well, well, well…

After a slight recovery of the money tree the production of wagons has restarted. They are now largely complete with just a few more details to add; the state above is the result of prolonged swearing and gluing tiny bits of brass to fingers, tools, furniture, and eventually the models. As an added bonus they were occasionally in the right place.

The extremely observant will notice the wagon on the left has extra covers over the wheels, presumably to stop containers walloping delicate suspension and brake parts. Unfortunately even with more swearing I found it impossible to reproduce these on the other wagons so this one will be painted as a “recently refurbished” version and I’ll pretend the guards are additions that the other wagons haven’t received as yet. To assist in this illusion the other two will be grey, battered, and as is becoming normal on my models; filthy…

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