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Posted: Tuesday, September 08, 2020 9:25:42 AM

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Jamiescotland wrote:
Nice looking mining truck model. Ian, how do you get the moving shots of models? Genuinely curious!!! Thanks, Jamie


I often wonder myself....

No moving platforms or fishing line, that's for sure.

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Posted: Tuesday, September 08, 2020 11:27:15 AM

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maxcavator wrote:
Diecast Masters is stuck in the 80's with their massively wasteful packaging.
I almost feel bad for the planet and I am not one of those.

I personally,would like to collect more Diecast Masters models.For instance,at least four scrapers,the boxes though,would take up way too much space,a metal box,in a box,sent in a box of polysterene packaging.There is usually,more packaging than model!.I can make room to display the models.
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Posted: Wednesday, September 09, 2020 4:25:05 AM

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Ok Ian, I will just have to file that under 'unexplained', along with the popularity of Radio 1 and why sausages are sold in ropes.
RobS
Posted: Wednesday, September 09, 2020 8:33:35 AM
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It would be kind of fun to see a "behind the scenes" video of Cranes Etc!

Rob
digggerr
Posted: Thursday, September 10, 2020 4:19:46 PM
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Weserhutte is definitely correct about it being gravity. Just mount the camera on the board so it is in line with it, provide a small gradient and it rolls along.

Cranes Etc wrote:
No moving platforms or fishing line, that's for sure.


Where did you come up with "moving platforms"?
Barkerjoh
Posted: Friday, September 11, 2020 12:22:47 AM

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RobS wrote:
It would be kind of fun to see a "behind the scenes" video of Cranes Etc!

Rob


I agree with this
Cranes Etc
Posted: Friday, September 11, 2020 2:57:34 PM

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digggerr wrote:
Weserhutte is definitely correct about it being gravity. Just mount the camera on the board so it is in line with it, provide a small gradient and it rolls along.

Cranes Etc wrote:
No moving platforms or fishing line, that's for sure.


Where did you come up with "moving platforms"?


"The platform the model sits on will have an "actuator" of some kind to either lift or lower one end a couple of degrees"

Nope. No moving platforms.

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Posted: Friday, September 11, 2020 3:31:30 PM

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Barkerjoh wrote:
RobS wrote:
It would be kind of fun to see a "behind the scenes" video of Cranes Etc!

Rob


I agree with this


I am negotiating with Amazon Prime to film a series of 'All or Nothing'. Liar

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