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Post Apocalyptic Train Diorama

Started by Macal, November 06, 2008, 01:14:36 PM

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Macal

Hi Guys!

A few weeks ago, an other forum started a GroupBuild for Post 3rd World War (Post Apocalyptic) vehicles...
I've decided to make a diorama of a train station, with lots of junk, trash, wrecks, etc...I started to make a train, but I didn't find much information about the train I wanted to build, so I've decided to make two trains :) The first (on the pics) is inspirated by a french made diesel one, use in Uganda nowdays, this will be a wrecked train, the engine from the back were miss...
The main diesel engine will be a Hungarian M32, with some extras like machine guns, grenade launchers, and an AA or Anti tank gun ... :)
The model is 1:35 scale, and 27cm long at the moment...













PS.: Sorry about the huge pix, theres some problem with the pic sharing site...

Hope You'll like it :)

puddingwrestler

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ChernayaAkula

I really like that idea! Really interesting topic. :thumbsup: Very imaginative!
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sotoolslinger

Cool another Macal scratch build masterpiece :wub: :bow: :bow: :bow:
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Scratchbuilt locomotive!  Cool.   I'm already impressed.  I look forward to seeing this one as it develops.

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BlackOps

Here he goes again! Prepare to be amazed and astounded, step right up and see the colossal post apocalyptic wonder train!

Great start, just like last time leaving me hungry for more!
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cthulhu77

Going to have to keep a weather eye on this build...it looks to be another masterpiece !

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I really like to see such very different ideas on this site. Keep up the work!  :thumbsup:
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Macal

Quote from: puddingwrestler on November 06, 2008, 01:29:57 PM
Looking good!

Have you seen the Starship Modelers Post Apocalyptic Road Rally Sudden Death Challenge?
Particularly, DaFrog's Garret?

No, I haven't seen this yet, but thanx for the link! Nice builds there :) Inspirational... :tornado: :tank:
Thanx for the feedbacks! I have to go to make a presentation of modelling/scifi modelling afternoon, and make a live modelling presentation, so there will be more pix tonight, maybe tomorrow... :)

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Macal


Macal

Hi All!

As I've wrote before, we started a Group Build on another Forum. The projects theme is a Post World War 3 World
with Anykind of vehicles that nowdays exists, but it has to "Apocalytized" :) I would like to invite AnyOne, who got interested in this projects! Feel free to Join! (You'll have to, cause only members can post replies on this forum :) )
Link:
http://www.attilaproductions.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=36&sid=48801753aceabb1d82744ee8c843f877

More infos, and Rules Can be Read on the GBs topic.

sotoolslinger

That is some outstanding work right there :wub: :thumbsup: :cheers: :bow:
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General Zod

Outstanding scratch building I wish I had half of your skills  :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :bow:
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