Re: [FS32NGModelrail] Shapeways 1:35 open coach
Try these links for Gilpin info and photos and the second link has
----- Original Message -----
From: "tom bell" <tebeeb@...>
Sent: Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:46 AM
Subject: Re: [FS32NGModelrail] Shapeways 1:35 open coach
Problem about doing 35n2 hopper cars is the cost. To get an idea I've
scaled up the freelance Hon30 hopper I do - that works out at $50 per car.
http://shpws.me/jzwN The wood version works out about $10 more
I think the Glipin car is a bit smaller but not much, that ones is about
I've no drawings for the Silver City car, has anyone got some I could use?
On 28 September 2012 21:22, Woodie Greene <mogollonry@...> wrote:
> Bill-I was very skeptical about the new 3-D printing, looking at tiny
> HOn30 models made me think so. They were fairly crude and the surface
> detailing was pretty funky so I dismissed the process. However, I got
> "lured" into this by Tom, he told me that larger models were less likely
> show the "striations" of the printing than itsy bitsy stuff so I blew some
> cash and bought a model. Well, all I can say is if he ever produces 1:35n2
> Silver City or Gilpin Tram (he has trucks already), I will buy several. I
> always need more ore cars.
> *From:* William Uffelman <ufffam@...>
> *To:* "FS32NGModelrail@yahoogroups.com" <FS32NGModelrail@yahoogroups.com>
> *Sent:* Fri, September 28, 2012 2:12:17 PM
> *Subject:* Re: [FS32NGModelrail] Shapeways 1:35 open coach
> Very cool car Woodie. You are going to lure me over to the really dark
> side yet!
> I am in the process of loading a 16' POD full of my garage and model RR
> stuff to ship to the beach house. The 2 x 8 On30 Arroyo Mining RR is
> onboard along wiht a bunch of 1/20.3, On3, P:48 etc. Can't wait for
> in 18 to 30 months.
> Bill Uffelman
> In Las Vegas until middle of next week
> *From:* mogollonry <mogollonry@...>
> *To:* FS32NGModelrail@yahoogroups.com
> *Sent:* Friday, September 28, 2012 12:04 PM
> *Subject:* [FS32NGModelrail] Shapeways 1:35 open coach
> I just sent 3 photos showing a new 1:35 open coach from Shapeways,
> designed by Tom Bell (Tebee). The coach is complete (shown unpainted) and
> just needed an underframe, trucks(bogies), couplers, and lots of painting.
> I added some "normal" mine owners who travel on the Mogollon Railway. This
> coach will be part of the Gila Tram tourist train. Tebee has many fine
> scale coaches and freight cars and Gilpin Tramway trucks. I trust those of
> you who are into 1:35 or 1:32 will check out his models, they are very
> and reasonably priced.
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