Front wheels and belly tank progress on Burrell SCC.

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Front wheels and belly tank progress on Burrell SCC.

Post  TimV on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 8:09 am

The start





Ready for riveting



The finished wheel







Building Belly Tanks



Decided to paint Apexior 3 sealer as I built them



Still have sore fingers from all the riveting nearly a week later!
I have to say that it was a very fiddly job.



Painted in undercoat



Top coat hand painted just waiting for it to harden before I line it out. Will put some pics on when I have done it.



I need a boiler Mr Baldock!!







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Re: Front wheels and belly tank progress on Burrell SCC.

Post  lynnr on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 10:17 am

Wonderful.

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Post  Kevster on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 11:01 am

Looking great

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Post  Tony King on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 11:31 am

Excellent pictures, fantastic paint job, really looking "the dogs"!!!

Great advert for Craftmaster paints & how well they brush on.

Well done.

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Re: Front wheels and belly tank progress on Burrell SCC.

Post  TimV on Fri 17 Apr 2015, 10:13 am

Finished lining the bellytank





Front wheels and axle finished




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Post  lynnr on Fri 17 Apr 2015, 10:14 am

Spectacular. Very well done indeed. Tony might be relegated to second place.

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Post  TimV on Fri 17 Apr 2015, 11:54 am

Thanks Lynnr.

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Post  Tony King on Sat 18 Apr 2015, 1:13 am

I think You might be right there Lynn... very happy to bow down to a superior paint job!!

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Post  TimV on Sat 18 Apr 2015, 1:38 am

Actually Tony the paint finish is not that perfect, I think you find that it always seems to look better in a photo !!

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