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Boris Bus  

 

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The Finished Bus, Drivers Side
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Finished Bus, boarding side.
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Iconic bus rear.
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Some pretty weird twisting and curving was required.
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Skinning a Tennis Ball
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Two tennis ball corners before painting.
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Four roof corners cut out of two tennis balls, drilled, snipped and painted
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Rear Stairs was extended to the top floor.
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Front stairs incorporated.
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Front and rear stairs fitted in place. Steel rod and aluminium pipe were used to curve all plates with thumb pressure.
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Seats fitted to Lower level. Long threaded rods used to keep sides temporarily in place.
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Upper lever fully decked out with seats.
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One empty corner, before rubber parts were fitted
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One Rubber corner fitted in place, before painting
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One Rubber corner in place, after painting
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Finished nicely rounded roof and corners.
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Michael Walker      (at 3:27pm, Tue 9th Jul, 19)

You made a beautiful job of this model. Forming the rounded roof corners from tennis balls was an inspired idea, resulting in a much neater finish than would be available using standard Meccano parts.


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