UP 34611 'Berwick' bathtub coal gondola
Sketchup is used to design the gondola body and it has been 3D printed by Shapeways in 'HDA' material.
MTL or Bowswer Bucklers/Full Throttle roller bearing trucks with coupler
Detail parts are designed by me and professionally etched by PPD Ltd in Scotland
Black decals are self designed (using Open office draw) and home printed
White decals are self designed (using Open office draw) and printed by Decal winkel print shop in the Netherlands)
The UP symbol is build up with two white printed decals. The first decal is hand painted with blue and red. When dry, the second decal is applied on top.
Paint UP34611: Yellow Tamiya XF-3 (added a little red to get close to UP yellow) and black Tamiya X-18.
Light wethering is done with Vallejo pigments.
Click on the picture to follow the link to my Google pictures album and see how it is done.