Card Stock Building Models.

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by tetters, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. tetters

    tetters Rail Spiking Fool!

    I came across this link while checking out another board. :eek: Gasp I know! How could I??? has some scale 1/87 photo printouts of buildings in Illinois that are free to download and build into card stock models. They are a little basic geometrically speaking, however I cannot help but wonder, that with some creative building they could turn into some really good models.

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  2. nachoman

    nachoman Guest

    if you need a quick background or temp building, these look great!

  3. dr_hemlock2

    dr_hemlock2 New Member

    just helped me out a lot

    thanks this is a start for my layout for sure.
    more please
  4. tetters

    tetters Rail Spiking Fool!

    That is what I was thinking too. You could even give them a 1" profile to add some forced perspective to your layout. I also imagine you could layer certain features to make them more 3d and use actual windows and doors from model kits. In the right hands I imagine someone could bash some pretty decent strutures with these. I especially like how some of them have fairly large sections of red brick wall. Those could come in handy as well.

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