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Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP12 May 2022 1:09 p.m. PST

A post on FB got me thinking about vineyards (I don't own a single one yet). Had the idea of using roofing nails and scrubber pads. The nails become the "trunks" and then just flock the pads. For 1/285 the pad is easy to cut but I think thumb tacks would be the right length.

They are cheap and easy to make. I think once done they will flex over hills too. These nails are 1.25" so next time I'll look for something shorter.



Wackmole912 May 2022 4:25 p.m. PST

hi try evaporation cooler filter pads for a more vine like look.

Swampster13 May 2022 2:00 a.m. PST

I think thinner and more supports would look more appropriate
I used 1mm florists wire for the supports – and that was for 15mm terrain.

TheOtherOneFromTableScape13 May 2022 2:14 a.m. PST

These use pieces of twig from an apple tree – they look more like a vine trunk


Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP13 May 2022 6:39 a.m. PST

That looks great but part of my goal is a piece that will conform to hills. But yes, perhaps nails for the end peices and then some twigs for the trunks!

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