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On30 tiny engine house frame kit

  • Heisler fits coupler to coupler in the 6 3/4" long shed
  • Tiny On30 engine house. Full kit waiting for doors and office to be completed
  • Tiny On30 engine house. Proto type checked for size on one of my On30 Modules. Before it got it's windows
  • Apex roof vents, included to " frame only" just because I am so pleased with them!!
  • Full kit has an office option too., but not the "frame only" kit.
  • Heisler sitting snug in the shed. The door and roof rafter profile will fit all the geared locos, and the Forney, but still keeps good overall proportions.
  • Full kit has enough wall boarding to cover all the walls. these are applied as individual planking.
  • full kit has enough corrugated iron to apply to one side wall, as well as the roof.
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£15.00
SKU:
KHM016
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Product Description

On30 Tiny engine house

"FRAME ONLY" KIT 

FRAME ONLY includes the wall frames, roof frames, and apex roof vents.  No floor, or any coverings or windows/doors. - just the framework!

Comes in 2 lengths: 6 3/4" and 10"

This is a tiny shed, built specifically for Porters and Heisler, to squeeze into a tiny location. Perfect for micro layouts!   

My prototype sits on a small On30 module serviced by a 5" turntable. A Heisler wheel base will just fit the turntable so the smallest length of the shed is made just long enough to fit the Heisler, coupler to coupler.

The longer 10" version is great for Shay, Climax and Forney sized locos.

there is now a lean-to water tank option especially for this kit, available to order in the "building depot".

other parts from the KHM building depot that might be useful for your custom build

       ->   KHM 6" rib industrial corrugated iron.  Rolled from 0.15mm thick aluminium. this material is structurally strong and can be glued direct to the roof frame work or walls. it can be etched with ferrirc chloride to create a really rusty roof, or just painted. Includes narrow strips for the roof apex, and smaller sheets for the apex vents.

       -> wall boards - these are panels of laser cut individual planks, that are applied one by one onto the frame work. Some trimming will be needed. The material is a 0.8mm thick hardwood called obechi, very similar to basswood.

      -> stall door is unique to the full kit - and not yet in the building depot.

      -> the side frames are designed to use KHM "engine shed windows". either the fixed pane  or opening pane types. (KHB008/KHB008A)

Note: kits are made to order, there is approx 3-4 weeks lead time between order and shipping.

Frame only kits have basic pictorial instructions included.

 

 

 

 


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