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“Yup, that’s the new railroad. The locomotives aren’t their’s but they seem like they’re trying.” He’s smiling and looks just a little proud and I guess he’s been around long enough to remember the big railroad at its prime and the time in between. His remark sounds alot like what you’d say about your kid’s…

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tokonoma (床の間, toko-no-ma) – The Wing, 3

In the previous posts I introduced The Wing as a structural form and an organic shape. Those thoughts were contained within the thing itself but it’s natural to question how it will relate to its space. Several years ago, in the kind of brilliant thing he’d think, Matthieu introduced me to a “tokonoma”. We didn’t…

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the wing.

Mike Cougill wrote a fascinating article on reducing the weight of benchwork and I thought: If we separate the structure we create to support the model railroad from the structure we create within its body we can tailor their design to suit their very different needs. Fascia can create a ‘white space’ to focus attention…

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