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Wood Shake Shingles
Wood Shake Shingles
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by: Frederick Boucher [ JPTRR ]

Introduction
Wood Shake Shingles is a vacuformed sheet by modeling and architectural supply giant Plastruct. It is item 91656 (PS-131). There are two sheets per pack.

Wood Shake Shingles
Plastruct markets this sheet as HO. (Do not be confused by their web page wthat states HO, yet 1/100 scale. They further state, "The listed scales are only suggestions as many patterns have no definitive size.") You can access their shingles webpage via Click here for additional images for this review, below.

Both sheets are 12" x 7" and .020 (0.5mm) thick.

The shingles look good although they are "soft", i.e., the edges are not sharply defines.

The plastic is easy to cut and takes paint well.

Use
I used this shingle sheet to change the roof of a shed. You can see that review through Use of these sheets, below.

Conclusion
Wood Shake Shingles is a good product for scratchbuilding and modifying models. They look good. Recommended.

Please remember to mention to vendors and retailers that you saw this product here - on RailRoadModeling.



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SUMMARY
Highs: Easy to use.
Lows: Soft edges.
Verdict: Wood Shake Shingles is a good product for scratchbuilding and modifying models. They look good.
  Scale: HO Scale
  Mfg. ID: 91656
  Suggested Retail: $12.55
  Related Link: Use of these sheets.
  PUBLISHED: Dec 14, 2016
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 86.66%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 0.00%

About Frederick Boucher (JPTRR)
FROM: TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES

I'm a professional pilot with a degree in art. My first model was an AMT semi dump truck. Then Monogram's Lunar Lander right after the lunar landing. Next, Revell's 1/32 Bf-109G...cried havoc and released the dogs of modeling! My interests--if built before 1900, or after 1955, then I proba...

Copyright 2017 text by Frederick Boucher [ JPTRR ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of ModelGeek. All rights reserved.


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