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Boiler House/Machine Shop Kit Scale Model Masterpieces 1:48"Brand New Release in O Scale!"
The Boiler House/Machine Shop Kit was basically intended as an addition to the Roundhouse, but with a few additions it has turned into a model with many uses other than an addition. Included in this kit is a fourth wall (rear) to allow this model to be used as a free-standing engine house or goose barn, a mine outbuilding or it could even be utilized behind Main Street in town as a garage or ...
High Quality LabStone castings by the master himself added to Brand New Updates makes this kit easy to assemble with *amazing detail*. Grandt Line details, including stack & door hinges, precision basswood, Doctor Ben’s Rolled Tarpaper, Rewritten instructions & techniques, color photo, and more!
Need a Water Tank for go with that Boiler House?
Originally offered by Thomas A Yorke Ent. as an HO Scale kit and part of the "Ramshackle Series", we now have this "Rio Grande" legend available in three scales. We have Color-Cast the bents and platform in a light grey driftwood color. The tank is hollow-cast in LabStone. The rest is wood, NBWs, a tank spout assembly, LabStone Foundation and detailed instructions and images. Next will be the "Bellgrade Lumber Co" Water Tank in a few months.
"Finally Available in O Scale!"
THE BORSCHT BUILDING by Thomas A. Yorke Enterprises/Scale Model Masterpieces O/On3/On2/On30 1:48-Scale
This magnificent kit comes with the *original* beautifully detailed Thomas A York casting of super detailed stone, wood, brick, and textures not found in kit by other manufactures. First offered in 1988, the assembly instructions, staining and weathering instructions have been updated to currently available products including easy to learn techniques in Doctor Ben's How-To Series booklet/instructional. You will not be disappointed!
This kit includes everything in the original 1980s kit PLUS: full-size drawings, high quality, high density LabStone castings from "original" Thomas Yorke/Disney meticulously, hand-carved master patterns & molds, Kappler Scale Lumber, Grant Line windows & doors, original detail castings (+more), Decals, full-page updated construction and weathering instructions, and Doctor Ben's "The "Weathering & Painting Using Pigments" How-To booklet to create a prize winning model.
The foot print of this fantastic model is 6" wide by 8" deep plus sidewalks-yes, sidewalks are included, as are fruit barrels whiskey kegs, and boxes! And these aren't those cheaply, poorly modeled details, either. All high quality castings molded in Dental LabStone are created from the original pattern-work of Tom Yorke some 30+ years ago when quality was number one and the rest; well, they were just the others.
Above is a collage of the the Drawing Sheets for this kit. Instructions are full-size LASER printed and included is a color image! This is a huge kit with lots of castings and detail. This kit has many parts and while we strive to ship our products for the least amount of $$$, you may find that the seven pound weight of this kit to be a bit costly. We apologize, but the USPS/UPS/FedEx have fixed rates that we do not jack up to increase our profit. Shipping is what it is.
This is an original Thomas A Yorke Enterprises name, patterns, logo, copyrights now owned by DEBENLLC Products & Publications.
Some of our other O Scale Products...
Depot/Station Residence Brick Chimney *BRAND NEW*-(1pcs-0.415”x0.610-”x1.250”) -Scale Model Masterpieces #9061 O/On3/On30 1:48-SCALE
This is the very same Depot/Station Brick Chimney that is included in our O-Scale Rubbles Depot Kit which IS shipping NOW! This item is sold as “unfinished” Labstone Gypsum. The Coloring & Weathering used for the chimney at Far Left (in the image) is done using Doctor Ben’s Weathering & Stain Products and the Doctor Ben’s How-To Booklet Series. Ask Us How! SEE Below!
AND, just like our HO Rubbles Depot Kit, our O-Scale Rubbles Depot offers Hollow-Cast Tower Sections as well as other weight saving casting techniques that will reduce the weight and save you shipping costs! How can we do this? Because we cast using high quality, dental grade LabStone that is much STRONGER than ordinary plaster & Hydrocal products that other folks use.
Also, just like our HO Rubbles Depot Kit, our O-Scale Rubbles Depot offers Standing-Seam, Color-Cast Copper Patina Roof Panel, Corbels & Eave Supports. Watch of the Pilot Model on our website this week!
Now Available inO Scale!
Rubbles Depot Kit by Thomas A. Yorke Enterprises/Scale Model MasterpiecesO/On3/On2/On30 1:48-Scale
This kit comes withthe*original* beautifullydetailedThomasAYorkecastingof stone,wood,andbrick.Firstofferedin1979,thestainingandweatheringinstructionshavebeenupdatedtocurrentlyavailableproductsincludingeasytolearntechniquesinDoctor Ben's How-To #2: "TheABC'sofStainingCastings"booklet/instructional.
Thiskitincludesfull-sizedrawings(THUMBNAILRight),ninecastingsfrommeticulouslyhand-carvedmasterpatterns, KapplerScaleLumber,Grant Linewindows, doors & roofdetail, Sequoia ModelProducts white metalcastings, Smooth-On ColorCast Standing Seam Copper roofingmaterial (shown in the drawing),full-pageupdatedconstructionandweatheringinstructions, andDoctorBen's "TheABC'sofStainingCastings"forcreateaprizewinningmodel.Thefoot print of this fantasticmodel is 8" wide by 6" deep. NEW* FEATURE! Hollow CastTower Sections for a*LIGHTED* Tower!
Want to know what others thinkabout this kit? Read the Charlie Getz HO Rubbles Review in the . Aboveis the theDrawing Sheet forthiskit.Instructionsarefull-sizeLASERprintedandincludedis acolorimage! Thisisanoriginal ThomasAYorkeEnterprisescastingnowownedbyDEBENLLCProducts&Publications.
Are you tired of the costly, smelly petroleum based weathering and painting products that seemingly evaporated overnight? Do you like paying $5.00 for a half ounce of these very same products? Good news, Doctor Ben’s has now brought to you a line of easy-to-use, environmentally-friendly, finishing and weathering stains in four ounce re-sealable jars that are Color Fast and are Ready-To-Use when you are!
Another new Product for O / 1:48-Scale....
VERTICAL ROUND STEEL TANKS 7-Tank Set *SPECIAL*-SCALE Model Masterpieces #9010 MULTI-SCALE
This 7-Piece Tank Set includes:
- 2-#9001 Half-Buried Steel Tanks
- 2-#9002 Small Vertical Steel Tanks
- 1-#907 Medium Vertical Steel Tank
- 1-#908 Large Vertical Steel Tank &
- 1-#9009 X-Large Vertical Steel Tank
The sizes/dimensions are shown in the image above right. Also shown in the image are four scale figures in O, S, HO & N scale for you to view the figure's proportion to the Tanks. Click on the image to enlarge the image in your browser. We have "Hollow-Cast" the Medium, & Larger tanks to save material and shipping costs. EXAMPLE: The 1980s version of the #9009 X-Large Vertical Steel Tank weighs 1 pound, 7 ounces. Our same casting weighs 7.2 ounces! In fact, all seven of the tanks in the *SPECIAL* weigh less that the 'original 1980's' casting. Bases are not yet available for this miniature tank farm, but that shouldn't stop you from creating you own bases using Doctor Ben's Baby Building Blocs. Add a 2-Pounder to this order and save yourself some shipping costs by letting us combine your purchases into a single shipment today!
Disclaimer: These items are UNFINISHED/UNASSEMBLED LabStone RESIN parts-Weathering & Finish Required. Assembly (when necessary) using most plastic cements and painting may be completed by hand or an air brush. Want to know how to weather your finished model? Scroll down to find out how! If you have a question, please ask & we typically will answer very quickly. The image(s) best describes this item & design. Thank you for your business!