New, New TardisBuilders!
Started by markofrani, Sep 23, 2016, 07:18 pm
Quote from: kert gantry on Sep 28, 2016, 07:29 amSorry, I'd forgotten that bit!
Quote from: Scarfwearer on Jan 21, 2017, 01:29 pmSo based on what's been said so far, here's a representation of the suggested origins of the parts of the prop in its later years:The blue parts are from the Brachacki prop (1963),The white parts are two of the Celestial Toymaker mockups (1966)The red parts are later additions and repairs (mostly 1970 onwards)I've coloured the side sign box red, because they appear to have been altered, but their origin has not been discussed. (Could they have been from the other two mockups?)Crispin
Quote from: Tony Farrell on Mar 01, 2017, 04:32 pmIt looks as if your are correct; the side panels were removed from the cabinets but the side portions of the corner-posts were retained - resulting (as you say) in the 'missing' internal quadrants on the side elevations of the Tardis after the 1966 refit.Interestingly none of the "Tardis Cabinets" have the little step which appeared under the Tardis' doors after the '66 refit. So as well as rehanging the cabinet doors to open inwards, it appears the little step was added to slightly raise the 'cabinet' doors to better match the heights of the pre-existing side panels from the original Brachacki Tardis.T