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Sand(stone) Castle [message #28622] Sun, 05 June 2011 14:07 UTC Go to next message
avatar stonysmith  is currently offline stonysmith
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Not to distract from my chanting of FUD! FUD! FUD!, Laughing but one of my customers asked me to take a small side trip into SandStone.

This model was purpose-built for a specific use. If you want to see it in person, come to the National Train Show in Sacramento CA this July 8-10, 2011 (and, it won't be in my shop until after NTS)

I am MORE than pleased with how this castle turned out.

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One technical note.. bright afternoon sun and the dark flowers causes the castle to appear whiter than it actually is. It IS the normal sandstone-brown color, but the picture here was just too good not to share.

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Re: Sand(stone) Castle [message #28625 is a reply to message #28622 ] Sun, 05 June 2011 16:52 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar denali3ddesign  is currently offline denali3ddesign
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Very nice!


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Re: Sand(stone) Castle [message #28657 is a reply to message #28622 ] Mon, 06 June 2011 16:25 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar Nane  is currently offline Nane
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Would be sweet to put some LED lights in it, have the towers and inside glowing/giving off light. very enjoyable, I always like looking at the miniature model castles and towns they often have in souvenir shops here and there...
Re: Sand(stone) Castle [message #28786 is a reply to message #28622 ] Wed, 08 June 2011 23:53 UTC Go to previous message
avatar lensman  is currently offline lensman
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Yeah, I second that - lights would be awesome.

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