by: Frederick Boucher [ ] Originally published on: RailRoad Modeling
Tar-bitumen roof weathered, 1 mm thick
Size: 7 14/16 in. x 4 5/16 in. (20 x 11 cm)
Laser-Cut Textured Building SheetsNOCH laser-etches these sheets in high quality cardboard. The thin sheets are custom painted.
NOCH currently catalogs 25 sheets in the following scales:
1/48 - O scale
HO scale - 1/87
TT scale - 1/120
N scale - 1/160
The subjects are tar paper, wood and slate shingles, cobblestones, brick work, stucco (ashlar) walls and tile roofing.
Tar-bitumen RoofAdvertised for HO scale - 1/87, Tar-bitumen Roof can easily be applied models ranging from 1/72 to 1/100.
In HO the 7 14/16 in. x 4 5/16 in. sheet will roof residential and small industry sized buildings, while two sheets will roof most lineside sized structures.
ConclusionTar-bitumen Roof sheets are realistic weathered tar paper roofing.
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SUMMARY Highs: Realistic weathered tar paper roofing. Lows: Verdict: This will be useful for scratchbuilders and kitbashers. 92%
HO Scale 56010 7.99 Oct 21, 2013
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