Third Kit’s The Charm

I previously posted about how I messed up a model kit. Well, the second one I attempted didn’t fare so well either – again, the sides were on upside down.

The third kit, an LNER Fruit Van, went nearly perfectly.

LNER Fruit Van

I say “nearly perfectly”, but while there are no glaring errors in my work there are a few: a gluey finger print on one side, damaged detail on part of the undercarriage due to too much glue and the roof hasn’t been glued in place yet (due to requiring a a very fine drill).

Next comes two things – building another 5 similar kits which I bought at Model Rail Scotland and learning to paint to them…

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