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by Curtis Reid
Tue Mar 03, 2015 10:49 pm
Forum: Digital Modeling
Topic: Trainz in the Calico Mountains: Sunrise Canyon/Palm Borate
Replies: 5
Views: 17940

Re: Trainz in the Calico Mountains: Sunrise Canyon/Palm Bora

Looks like a nice start! I'm buried under projects myself, but I wish you luck!

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by Curtis Reid
Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:08 pm
Forum: Digital Modeling
Topic: Telegraph pole
Replies: 4
Views: 16188

Re: Telegraph pole

Excellent! I'll upload them someday 'soon' :)
by Curtis Reid
Mon Nov 03, 2014 12:13 am
Forum: Digital Modeling
Topic: Telegraph pole
Replies: 4
Views: 16188

Re: Telegraph pole

And a 4-wire version actually in-game (instead of the render above): http://carsoncarshops.com/gallery3/var/resizes/Pencil%20misc%20stuff/telegraph.jpg Anyone with Trainz is welcome to try these out before I put them on the DLS; the (temporary) link is: http://www.carsoncarshops.com/files/telegraph....
by Curtis Reid
Wed Oct 15, 2014 10:41 pm
Forum: Digital Modeling
Topic: Telegraph pole
Replies: 4
Views: 16188

Telegraph pole

Well, this area has been a bit quiet lately, so here's something I knocked out at the V&T RR HS Conference last weekend - a V&T telegraph pole. render.png It's based on the drawing included in Mike Collins' handout. I've also exported and attached a .stl file if anyone wants to test file format inte...
by Curtis Reid
Fri Oct 03, 2014 9:27 pm
Forum: Virginia & Truckee
Topic: 2014 V&T Historic Symposium
Replies: 1
Views: 7563

Re: 2014 V&T Historic Symposium

I'm looking forward to it! Maybe it'll spur me on to complete some more passenger car models :)

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by Curtis Reid
Sat Jun 01, 2013 10:11 pm
Forum: Prototype Locomotive & Rolling Stock
Topic: NCNG #8 whaleback tender
Replies: 16
Views: 17504

Re: NCNG #8 whaleback tender

I have a photo that sort-of shows the tender deck, if this helps?

http://www.carsoncarshops.com/images/we ... re_160.jpg
(posted as a link due to the size)

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by Curtis Reid
Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:03 pm
Forum: Virginia & Truckee
Topic: Virginiated and Truckified part 3- #26 @ Washoe City
Replies: 1
Views: 7402

Re: Virginiated and Truckified part 3- #26 @ Washoe City

Very nice! I always enjoyed hiking that canyon, imagining a scene just like that one.....

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by Curtis Reid
Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:47 am
Forum: Virginia & Truckee
Topic: Virginia & Truckee Railroad Historical Society
Replies: 3
Views: 9633

Re: Virginia & Truckee Railroad Historical Society

The website is looking good - thanks for the notification!

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by Curtis Reid
Thu Jan 03, 2013 4:04 pm
Forum: Digital Modeling
Topic: 3D File Formats
Replies: 9
Views: 17209

Re: 3D File Formats

I've had decent experience using .3ds and .obj in Blender. It's supposed to support .stl, .x3d, and .wrl, but I haven't had opportunity to try those. I also found an experimental .pdf importer. Perhaps we could try some sample export / imports of items across our various packages and see which one(s...