Archive for September 12th, 2021

Advanced Grubbiness

I had lots of “sensible” things to do today, mostly revolving around a need to clean my increasingly grubby apartment. Instead of actually doing those I decided to paint something instead. The current project wasn’t ready for painting so I dug out the bogies so I’d at least have something finished.

These are supposed to show a difference in “weathering”, with two relatively clean and four very grubby items, in the hope it gives the impression that the company is gradually refurbishing their fleet of heavily used container wagons. Unfortunately I got carried away, as usual, so they look pretty similar.

They look pretty similar to the rest of the apartment as well, come to think of it.

I may try to do something about this but it’s more likely I’ll decide that as they’re largely hidden under the wagon bodies anyway, they can just stay looking the same.

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