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Re: Building Live Steam Railcars with Moose the Cabaoose     -   Response #50   -   Go to Post in Thread
Posted by moose_the_caboose in Live Steam and Ride on Scales on 05/01/06 at 22:35:30
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hi all,
tonight i want to show you a little more about how the roof details are coming along.  the photo below shows how i mount all my roof-walk supports.  it is also one of the very few places that i use wire-brads in construction.  each support is held by 2 brads until the glue dries, that way i can add them in a hurry without disturbing the ones that i've just installed.  glueing requires good close fitting joints and a small amount of pressure to ensure good contact.  most of the time i use clamps, but there are those situations where clamps won't do...but wire-brads can.
moose the caboose