15th - 19th June 2009

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  • Image 01

    PATTERN MAKING - DARREN

    Darren has just started work on the BRK 155 - 1958 Buick Roadmaster 75  4-door Sedan.

  • Image 02

    PATTERN MAKING - DARREN

    The grey dust you can see is resin that Darren has used to alter the shape of the master in places.

    He's grinding it away to refine the shape.

  • Image 03

    SMALL PARTS (not) CASTING

    Ian decided to break his casting machine on Wednesday which had the adverse effect of knocking out the assembly room lights too.

  • Image 04

    FETTLING - RICH

    CHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEESE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Image 05

    FETTLING - LITTLE ANDY

    This before and after shot shows how much work has to be done on the models before spraying.

    Left: Cast with some filler in.

    Right: Sanded and wire brushed.

  • Image 06

    SMALL PARTS CASTING - IAN

    This photo of the US 38 exhausts was taken before Ian blew up his machine.

  • Image 07

    PAINT ROOM - BOB

    The new Triumph Herald gets a test coat.

    The model won't be this colour.

     

    Note: This photo is a little blurry....................

  • Image 08

    BUT THIS ONE IS NICE AND 'CRISP'

    Another Note: This joke won't work if your reading it in America.

    Crisps are what we call Chips.

    Chips on the other hand are what you call Fries.

    Clear....?

    No, us neither :o)

  • Image 09

    PAINT ROOM - TIM

    These are the Locomotive axles for the US 35.

    They are ready for spraying, loaded into our patented axle-spraying-holder-device.

    (It's made of cardboard!!! sssshhhh, don't tell anyone!)

  • Image 10

    FINAL ASSEMBLY - ANGIE and MARK

    Everyone is working on the new BC 007 - 1939 Buick Century  4-door Sedan M-61.

  • Image 11

    FINAL ASSEMBLY - MARTYN

    A closer view.

  • Image 12

    FINAL ASSEMBLY - MARTYN

    Martyn has also been working on the IPV 33.

  • Image 13

    BROOKLIN GOLF TOURNAMENT 2009

    Well, we say 'tournament', it's a few games with a small home made trophy.

    Photo's of the first game should be on here next week.

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    LES VISITEURS

    Ian Cousins and Michael Cousins popped in for a tour this week.

    We think they were Father and Son, not Cousins.......

    ......even though they were called Cousins.......

    ....

    ......This weeks website has been very confusing............................

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