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Returning to the hobby machine

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  • Member since
    February 2020
Returning to the hobby machine
Posted by Painted Black on Friday, February 7, 2020 8:14 AM

Well it's been nearly 20 years since I built anything or posted on any forums. hope to be of some good here. Thanks, Bob Black Jr.

  • Member since
    May 2013
  • From: Oricinally from Massachusetts and now Florida (from snow to sun)
Posted by PlasticCrafts on Friday, February 7, 2020 10:49 AM

Welcome to the community and back to building. I've gotten some good tips from these forums. People don't mind sharing their ideas to help you out.


  • Member since
    January 2015
Posted by mustang1989 on Friday, February 7, 2020 11:49 AM

Welcome aboard Bob!! Great to have you in here. 

Being really stupid is the new smart!! 


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    February 2020
Posted by Painted Black on Saturday, February 8, 2020 12:40 PM


  • Member since
    December 2003
  • From: Nova Scotia
Posted by Bainford on Monday, February 10, 2020 7:17 AM

Welcome to the machine (with apologies to PinkFloyd). It is agreat place to jump back into the hobby. Enjoy the forum.

"It would be unusual, if the unusual didn't occur."

- Steamboat Gariepy


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    February 2020
Posted by Painted Black on Monday, February 10, 2020 8:38 AM

Thanks, still working on setting up a small shop to build again.

  • Member since
    December 2019
  • From: New Braunfels,Tx.
Posted by Metalbender on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 3:13 PM

Hi; Welcome and great to hear from you.  Metalbender

  • Member since
    February 2020
  • From: Redbank Plains,Brisbane,Australia
Posted by Kranky on Friday, February 14, 2020 5:34 PM

personelly,been building on & off for years too,after an injury to my hands,I've been a little slack,but that T950 Kenworth road train on my bench don't care about that,she's asking for some luv,guess it's time to let the magic happen,

Don't tell me I can't,show me how I can 

 Do it once,do it properly 


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