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Is "G" Scale close to 1/35th?

August 17 2001 at 8:30 AM
  (Login JamesDFarrow)
from IP address 64.10.130.231

Is "G" scale (railroad scale) close to 1/35th scale.
I think it is 1/32nd, but am not sure.

I think I found a building I can use in a diorama.

It's a Waiting Station, - 1/3 a shack, and 2/3rds an open front enclosure. Looks like corrugated metal. Measures 13 1/8" x 5 5/16" x 5 5/16".

Is it close to 1/35th, or will it look odd?

Would the Germans have used anything like this (in Tunisia) for a headquarters?

Thanks,

James

 
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marc dupont
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64.228.165.128

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August 18 2001, 10:50 AM 

Hi James,
Sorry to tell you this, but "G" scale comes out to 1/22.5
hth
Marc

 
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(Login JamesDFarrow)
64.10.130.223

Thanks! and...

August 18 2001, 1:43 PM 

Do you know what Railroad scale would be (or at least come close to) 1/35th scale.

There are a lot of buildings, structures, bridges, etc... that are avialable that would look great in dios.

James

 
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railroad scale

August 19 2001, 9:26 AM 

Hi James
The only railroad scale that comes close to 1/35th is no.1 scale (1/32nd), but be carefull, some items in this scale vary from 1/29th to 1/32nd.

hth
Marc

 
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Thanks! (n/t)

August 19 2001, 9:53 AM 

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