Ρφπ 18532 in 1/87 - ΟΧΗΜΑ ΧHΜΙΚΗΣ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΕΩΣ 30 73 100 7 317-5

Ρφπ 18532 in 1/87 - ΟΧΗΜΑ ΧHΜΙΚΗΣ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΕΩΣ 30 73 100 7 317-5

Postby BarbaPanagos » Sat Dec 12, 2020 6:31 pm

Ρφπ 18532 had at some point been converted to a Chemical Weeding (ΧΗΜΙΚΗ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΗ) wagon receiving the 30 73 100 7 317-5 registration number.

Tim has already posted this photo. Thessaloniki old station in May 2000, the wagon appears to be part of a weed killing train.

Ρφπ 18532 - 100 7 317-5.jpg
photo: Tim


According to Jason it wasn't a stand alone weeder but it's role was to serve the Thessaloniki based HD-20 Chemical Weeder. There are two of those French built wagons, 20 73 950 0 001 in Athens and 002 at Thessaloniki.

Chem Weed, AIR 2013-09-23.jpg
20 73 950 0 001, AIR 2013

Chem Weed, AIR 2013-09-23b.jpg
20 73 950 0 001, AIR 2013
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Re: Ρφπ 18532 in 1/87 - ΟΧΗΜΑ ΧHΜΙΚΗΣ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΕΩΣ 30 73 100 7 317-5

Postby BarbaPanagos » Sat Dec 12, 2020 6:47 pm

With Jason's help I made a set of decals.

Ρφπ 18532 - 100 7 317-5, 2015.JPG
Ρφπ 18532 - 100 7 317-5, Thessaloniki 2015

Ρφπ 18532 - 100 7 317-5, 2017.JPG
Ρφπ 18532 - 100 7 317-5, Thessaloniki 2017


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Re: Ρφπ 18532 in 1/87 - ΟΧΗΜΑ ΧHΜΙΚΗΣ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΕΩΣ 30 73 100 7 317-5

Postby BarbaPanagos » Sat Dec 12, 2020 7:27 pm

We use the well known KLEIN/ROCO USATC tank wagon.
I have added the handles, treated the chassis and replaced the buffers as I have already described at the P6 built viewtopic.php?f=13&t=98&start=30

I also added, using 1mm wire, the "pipe" at the top of the tank according to the original.

Ρφπ 18532 HO 01.jpg

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Ρφπ 18532 HO 05.jpg



to be continued...
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Re: Ρφπ 18532 in 1/87 - ΟΧΗΜΑ ΧHΜΙΚΗΣ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΕΩΣ 30 73 100 7 317-5

Postby BarbaPanagos » Sat Dec 19, 2020 9:54 am

Next I modeled the rectangular open "tank" and the "pipes". I have no idea what they were used for, but they have to be there :mrgreen:
The tank is made of Evergeen 0.25 mm plastic card ( L:30mm W:9mm H:11mm) and the pipes are of 1mm steel rod.

Ρφπ 18532 HO 06.jpg

Ρφπ 18532 HO 07.jpg

Ρφπ 18532 HO 08.jpg

Ρφπ 18532 HO 09.jpg

Ρφπ 18532 HO 10.jpg


to be continued...
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Re: Ρφπ 18532 in 1/87 - ΟΧΗΜΑ ΧHΜΙΚΗΣ ΕΚΧΟΡΤΩΣΕΩΣ 30 73 100 7 317-5

Postby BarbaPanagos » Tue Jun 08, 2021 4:48 pm

process is getting extremely slow :mrgreen:
next step, decals to be applied

Ρφπ 18532 HO 11.jpg

Ρφπ 18532 HO 12.jpg
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Postby BarbaPanagos » Sat Aug 21, 2021 10:42 pm

Some progress...
The lever indicator, some metal support of the side tank and two document holders have to be added before the weathering.

Ρφπ 18532 HO 15.jpg

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Postby Basillisg » Sun Aug 22, 2021 9:10 pm

Looking realy nice!Good job!
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