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Bob Roegge
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Postby Bob Roegge » Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:31 pm

Finally considering the little layout complete with addition of a few little people. Posted a video..............

http://youtu.be/AvBWhcRiLoc
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Postby Thorness » Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:37 pm

Superb!

Cheers.
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Postby Trevor Coburn » Fri Jun 20, 2014 8:59 pm

Brilliant, thanks for sharing :D
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Postby Artizen » Fri Jun 20, 2014 9:39 pm

Really nice. Good level of detail and cameo appearances. Are you going to exhibit this layout?
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Bob Roegge
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Postby Bob Roegge » Sat Jun 21, 2014 3:57 pm

Thanks for the kind comments.

First outing will be weekend of 12 July at Lauritzen Gardens in Omaha, NE during Union Pacific Railroad Days celebration.
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Postby chris stockdale » Sat Jun 21, 2014 4:38 pm

What a great video. The show is a bit far for me to come.... :D I hope the layout is properly appreciated by those who see it. It's excellent.

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Postby Geeky Gecko » Sat Jun 21, 2014 7:16 pm

Your layout is a work of art, Bob. Great. Loved the video, too.
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Postby Mark Goodwin » Sun Jun 22, 2014 7:19 am

Hi Bob,

Brilliant and entertaining layout - full of atmosphere. Thank you for sharing your creation with us and for the "youtube" link.
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Postby RoGNer » Sun Jun 22, 2014 8:51 pm

:D Brilliant ! Great work - very Gnice indeed!!

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Postby Simon Andrews » Mon Jun 23, 2014 3:32 pm

Nice video. The layout turned out very well.

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Postby Willow Creek Traction » Mon Jun 23, 2014 4:15 pm

that works! The three-dimensional depth to it is grand.
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