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Texas Pete
Joined: Mar 26, 2011
Topics: 4   Replies: 2
posted on Jun 15, 2011 09:42 AM:
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I got tired of looking in the windshield and seeing the can motors inside my Williams/Bachmann EP5 locomotive. Since I'm lazy and fortunate enough to do representational modeling rather than model realistically, I came up with the following fast and easy method of installing an engineer and fireman. It is completely reversible.

Before:





Remove the locomotive body and cut a piece of black foamboard ever so slightly larger than the cab width. Stick the figures to it with double-stick tape:





Press fit the foamboard directly behind the cab windows casting. If it's a little loose you can use masking tape on the sides to make it fit more securely:





Re-install the body on the chassis and it's done!

After:





 

   

The High Bogaziddy
Joined: Jan 23, 2013
Topics: 0   Replies: 7
posted on Jan 23, 2013 05:30 PM:
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Great Idea TP!
 

   





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