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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by dcast » Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:56 am

Always great joy to see what's new in Tabletop Village :)

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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by LUW » Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:03 am

Your village is absolutely smashing! I would love to have something like that on permanent display.
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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by IFHP » Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:38 am

LUW wrote:
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:03 am
Your village is absolutely smashing! I would love to have something like that on permanent display.
That would be fun, but it would also get dusty and take up too much room.
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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by IFHP » Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:41 am

The latest edition to Tapletop Village is Dolly's Drive-In.

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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by Tom » Tue Dec 25, 2018 3:56 pm

That looks great!

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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by JSB33 » Wed Dec 26, 2018 8:14 am

Drive-Ins and convertibles would be nice right about now. Our temps really took a plunge last night.
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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by IFHP » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:17 am

To celebrate the arrival of my new Ford Landau by Ace, I threw together this 1970's Australian street scene.

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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by LUW » Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:23 am

Michael, out of curiosity, how big is the tabletop? You always set up the cars/buildings in the same place?
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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by IFHP » Sat Feb 02, 2019 4:02 pm

LUW wrote:
Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:23 am
Michael, out of curiosity, how big is the tabletop? You always set up the cars/buildings in the same place?
Of course I always want to make it look bigger than it actually is, but mesures 47 inches deep and 68 inches wide (sorry, I've misplaced my metric tape measure).

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Re: Tabletop Village

Post by LUW » Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:59 pm

That's bigger than I expected!
Shame you can't leave it up.
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