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Older Great Western Liveries (proposal)

Discussion in 'Suggestions' started by LativaBoy, Nov 27, 2018.

  1. LativaBoy

    LativaBoy Active Member

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    First Great Western Link livery for Class 166
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    First Great Western livery for HST
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    Late First Great Western livery for Class 166 (image copyright & courtesy of Brian Creasey)

    I think that adding these few liveries would add more variety to the Great Western Mainline route. With the Class 66 being to only loco with multiple liveries, it feels kind of lacking in my opinion that the other trains on the route don't have as much variety livery wise.
     
  2. Rob39

    Rob39 Well-Known Member

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    Problem with being officially licenced. Have to do what operating companies say. If they spend money on a gwr rebrand. They dont want simulators showing them as Fgw. Thats my suspicions.
     
  3. pschlik

    pschlik Well-Known Member

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    This proposal has come up multiple times, so I’ll mention again that DTG has actually made FGW reskins (and you can find the last few remnants of them in the files), so I doubt licensing is to blame-DTG doesn’t make things and put them in files without licensing.

    But they never got finished, and I don’t know why. Here’s what we managed to mod in from the files though! It’s not great, but it shows that DTG did something.
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  4. Rob39

    Rob39 Well-Known Member

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    GWE route was created 2015? Maybe those liveries were created at the same time. GWR rebrand hadnt happened. I hope Im wrong btw.
     

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