Re: French Modelling Menu
- Hi Claus, Here in New Zealand we had a few similar locos (or lokies)
built locally from Ford Model T's. I'll try and find some pics and
--- In FS32NGModelrail@yahoogroups.com, "Claus Nielsen"
> Even while the Danish summer have been blessing us Danes with nice
> warm weather and no skies, I have managed to do a little modelling.
> After finishing a 1:35 Scammel recovery lorry
> 72157600638054721/(I know it isn't exactly narrow gauge!)I have
> turned the attention to my 1:35 French Campagne-loco. I have fitted
> the fuel tank and is currently working on the rear wall at the
> driver's position. In between I have been doing some surgery to the
> three figures to be fitted on the loco. You can see my latest
> progress on
> I'm also beginning to plan the build of my two 1:35 Billard T75s.
> They are intended for service on Nystrup Gravel as locos bought from
> the dumps the Germans left behind when their occupation of Denmark
> ended in 1945. No Billards have ever seen service in Denmark, but as
> the Germans brought locos to Denmark from Czechoslovakia, Belgium and
> Austria I added some modeller's license to the truth and thought up
> this story of Maginot-line locos ending up on my imaginary gravel-
> Consequently my modelling menu for the next many months (I'm a slow
> worker) will be exclusively French. Who could ask for more?
> Hope you are all enjoying yourselves modelling - disregarding the