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GeoffT25/11/2021 18:48:19
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20211125_144850.jpgHello

My second posting. I registered and introduced myself in September. I was part way into a build of a single cylinder balance beam engine and was stuck for a dimension which was kindly provided by JasonB. As it is now finished and runs well on compressed air I thought I would post a couple of pictures. Apologies if they are in the wrong orientation.

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Edited By JasonB on 25/11/2021 18:54:08

JasonB25/11/2021 18:55:46
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That looks good Geoff and nice to see one of these painted as many are left as bare metal. I've also righted your images.

Andrew Johnston25/11/2021 18:57:26
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Looks great and nicely made. I dream of actually finishing a model engine one day.

Andrew

Jon Lawes25/11/2021 19:02:20
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Excellent work Geoff; you must be very proud. I really like the colour, it suits it well.

Michael Gilligan25/11/2021 19:28:22
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Posted by JasonB on 25/11/2021 18:55:46:

That looks good Geoff and nice to see one of these painted as many are left as bare metal. I've also righted your images.

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Agreed !

MichaelG.

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Incidentally [and not wishing to hi-jack Geoff’s thread], I clicked on the image for a larger view of the little beauty, and was surprised to see that the big image doesn’t get ‘righted’ … Mmm

GeoffT25/11/2021 19:54:48
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Thank you all for the kind words. I always like to paint models for authenticity, after all the full size versions wouldn't be left as bare metal!

Geoff

Iain Downs25/11/2021 20:13:21
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Nice!

Iain

Jim Nic25/11/2021 21:02:28
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A great looking result, Geoff. Be nice to see a vid of it running.

Jim

Steviegtr25/11/2021 22:33:15
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What a nice looking engine. Now you just have to make a boiler to go with it.

Steve.

DiogenesII26/11/2021 07:28:10
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Nicely done yes

Ady126/11/2021 09:16:30
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Nice one Geoff

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