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- B&O M55 A and B boxcars
Re: B&O M55 A and B boxcars
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I have the M-55H kit. The problem with the kit is not the roof.
The end casting for the car is slightly too wide - less than
A razor saw blade kerf and a bit of cleanup and the ends can be
You can hide fine seams with Future (clear acrylic).
On 7/5/2019 3:14 PM, Tony Thompson wrote:
Scott McDonald wrote:
I have a
Sunshine M-55 kit I partially built. The roof doesnt
even come close width wise to fit. Probably a full
1/8 inch to narrow. I understand I can fill in the
gap with styrene but then it doesnt look anything like
the car. So it went up on the shelf of shame and been
there ever since. I will revisit it someday though.
It has the cool sentinel decals.
Why not split the roof, put the 1/8-inch there, and
re-assemble? It would be under the running board and hard to
see, if not invisible.
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