||Classic scale building?
||Gary R. Istok
||Fri, 12 Mar 1999 17:58:58 GMT
||Gary Istok <GISTOK@spamcakeUMICH.EDU>
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|I was just wondering.... I know that most of you folks build on the|
minifig scale (5 brick high doors) using all those "wonderful"
(sarcastic) minifigs. Is there anyone else who builds primarily on the
classic scale (3 brick high doors - sort of the "HO" train scale)
without the minifigs? Or am I (pretentious as it sounds) alone?
Stuck in the '60s....
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| ||Re: Classic scale building?|| Steve Bliss|
|(...) I've built some stuff on the 2 bricks=1 story scale. Not much, just some post-modern office buildings. The problem many of us face is that we only have parts to support building at the 5- or 6-bricks per story scale. Steve (14 years ago, 12-Mar-99, to lugnet.build) |
| ||Re: Classic scale building?|| Terry Keller|
|(...) Groovy, man. Peace and Love. No, I don't think you're pretentious at all. Or alone. (I am not a town/building person myself, so my opinion may not count for much) I think you build primarily for the esthetic value of the building - which is (...) (14 years ago, 13-Mar-99, to lugnet.build) |
| ||Re: Classic scale building?|| Richard Dee|
|On Fri, 12 Mar 1999 17:58:58 GMT, Gary Istok uttered the following profundities... (...) Some building facades have been "as close to the photo as possible" scale. So depending on the building, some have been small, perhaps to the scale you (...) (14 years ago, 13-Mar-99, to lugnet.build) |
| ||Re: Classic scale building?|| Kim Toll|
|Gary Istok wrote in message <36E955E1.75B33582@u...ch.edu>... (...) I've built an Empire State Building on a scale of 1 brick = 1 floor. My original plans were for 2 bricks = 1 floor, but I soon realized the folly of my ways when I came to the (...) (14 years ago, 14-Mar-99, to lugnet.build) |
| ||Re: Classic scale building?|| Silas Pierrot|
| Gary Istok wrote in message <36E955E1.75B33582@u...ch.edu>... (...) When you look at a city built at the scale a three brick high door it looks better than that of a 4 brick high door because it matches the scale of the roads better (If you look at (...) (14 years ago, 15-Mar-99, to lugnet.build) |
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