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#1 OFFLINE   sparky 117

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 04:11 PM

This is my display for my So-cal vehicles and storage for my other cars and trucks on the roof. I have run out of room were I keep my collection so this was an option to store my overflow of diecast autos. The overhead lighting is an LED undercabinet light from Ikea that is dimmable with the remote. This will be made larger and have added weather effects to look more realistic with a rebuild this spring.

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#2 OFFLINE   speedy

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 04:35 PM

Sparky not sure where you get feeble from, this looks great.

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 06:32 PM

The stuff you've got in there looks amazing! :drool5:
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Posted 30 January 2020 - 07:01 PM

Wow that is an amazing diorama great job :yahoo:

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 09:17 PM

I should show you my first attempt.. LOL. Yours is great :yahoo:
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Posted 31 January 2020 - 03:55 AM

Looks good to me! Nicely done!

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Posted 31 January 2020 - 03:59 AM

Very nice diorama. I like it! Well done.
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Posted 07 February 2020 - 02:20 AM

I like it, thanks for sharing!

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Posted 07 February 2020 - 09:02 AM

Nice!

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Posted 07 March 2020 - 09:17 AM

This set up is absolutely stunning. Wow. Certainly much, much better than my first attempt :giggle:

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Posted 08 March 2020 - 07:44 AM

Amazing! If this is indeed your first attempt, you're simply a natural! :yahoo:
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#12 OFFLINE   sparky 117

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Posted 04 May 2020 - 10:16 AM

Thanks for the kind words guys and I'm very sorry about responding so late. To be honest I have had some health issues and then completely forgot about this post I am hoping to rebuild this in the near future but I will have to see how things go from here.
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Posted 04 May 2020 - 10:43 AM

View Postsparky 117, on 04 May 2020 - 10:16 AM, said:

Thanks for the kind words guys and I'm very sorry about responding so late. To be honest I have had some health issues and then completely forgot about this post I am hoping to rebuild this in the near future but I will have to see how things go from here.

Hey, good to hear from you! Sorry to hear of your health issues, hope you're doing well now! :occasion14:

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Posted 04 May 2020 - 11:21 AM

The result is great for your first diorama. To make it look even more realistic, I would add a few signs of use and dirt.

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