Author Topic: Challenge 4 - a small river tow  (Read 703 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Philip H

  • Crew
  • *
  • Posts: 8328
  • Gender: Male
  • Respect: +1000
    • Layout Progress Blog
Challenge 4 - a small river tow
« on: July 26, 2019, 09:47:14 PM »

Being on the road again for work, I packed a few supplies and got started. This is going to be a small river tow boat of the type working tows around the Port of Baton Rouge after they have come down river with larger push boats. I basing the hull on a Lindberg kit that I think is around 1/200 since the kit walls for the super structure are only 5 scale feet high. First action is to use the second deck plate to fill that hole in the hull and then start a superstructure. I have some proto pics I’ll post tomorrow that are inspiration.
Philip H.
Chief Everything Officer
Baton Rouge Southern RR - Mount Rainier Division.

"Yes there are somethings that are "off;" but hey, so what." ~ Wyatt

"I'm trying to have less cranial rectal inversion with this." - Ed K.

"There's more to MRR life than the Wheezy & Nowheresville." C855B