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Cakebox challenge

Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:58 am
by PeterH
RMWeb is running a challenge to build a layout that will fit in a cakebox. A cakebox is 8 x 8 x 6 inches outside, so it needs to be slightly less to fit in the box, say 200 x 200 x 150 mm max. Deadline is late next year.

I’m thinking something small like this will get me modelling again; I’ve been spending too long removing the weathering from my 1:1 scale model house, to return it to almost factory fresh. I haven’t made a simplicity sidings, and I’m thinking of a layout that will unfold to be 400 x 100; two tracks will just fit.

Here’s a like to the topic; the second post has the rules:

http://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index. ... challenge/

Re: Cakebox challenge

Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:02 pm
by PeterH
Oops, the RMWeb website seems to be down. Choked up on sticky cake?

Re: Cakebox challenge

Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:23 am
by PeterH
RMWeb is up again,

Re: Cakebox challenge

Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:16 pm
by Jon Randall
Sounds good Peter, thanks for making us aware of the competition.