This paper model kit is easy to assemble, requiring just 4 to 5 cardstock paper sheets to print on (110 lb. or 199gsm recommended), scissors, hobby knife, paper glue, aluminum ruler and cutting mat. Assembly time is about an hour.
This model is designed at the popular 28mm-30mm gaming scale, and can be shrunk down to 15mm, 20mm or 25mm scales by simply adjusting the print size percentage on your printer. Tips and advice for altering the scale are included with this kit.
The Frontier House features multiple texture layers, putting you in control over the final look of your model before you print. If you like, you can print several versions of this model and scatter them around your gaming table, and each model can have a distinct look.
Choose from a variety of surface textures for the walls:
- Painted wood
- Natural wood
- And more!
Choose from these roof textures:
- Slate tiles
- Clay tiles
- 2 types of wooden shingles
Choose from these footprint textures:
- 3 styles of porches
- Dry grass
- Rocky ground
- And more!
For your printing convenience, this model includes 3 prepared skins that are easy to print right away.
- Rustic American
You'll need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 or later in order to use these files.
This model's footprint is 7" x 3.5", and it includes an optional ground tile piece measuring 9" x 6". The Frontier House stands 5.75" high with a chimney.
Photos and assembly by Jerry Jensen:
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