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twforeman

Certified Great Northern Nut
I finally decided to sit down and draw the building I've been wanting to make with my laser cutter. It's a cinder block building that is a feed dealer based off this MRR article.

I really only need about 2" of it because it sits against the backdrop, but I decided to make the whole building and try and sell a few as kits. I think they are going to look pretty nice.

Here are the first three walls and the front dock/porch just finished cutting.


Here is a test fit of the first three walls. This is the back side.


And here is the front side with the dock/porch on it.


I still need to make some more parts and then figure out what details I would want to put in the kit. And make instructions, etc. And I'm waiting for doors and windows to arrive.

Making a laser kit is a bit of work, but I already have a couple ideas for some more kits. This could get entertaining.
 

twforeman

Certified Great Northern Nut
Thanks for the kind words all. I think this will turn out pretty neat.

Put me down for one when you get into production.
Willie, I will put you on the top of the list (well, the only one on the list so far. :) )

It will be a little while yet, I need to finish up the parts, write some instructions and figure out what details I want to include in the kit and where to source them. I do have windows and doors coming, so that's a start.
 

twforeman

Certified Great Northern Nut
Really nice looking building! What kind of a price point you looking at?
I haven't finished figuring out what details and castings I want to include yet so I don't have a total cost at this point.

It should be a competitive price though, not like the $150 FSM kits. :) There aren't that many pieces.
 

migalyto

Well-Known Member
I haven't finished figuring out what details and castings I want to include yet so I don't have a total cost at this point.

It should be a competitive price though, not like the $150 FSM kits. :) There aren't that many pieces.
Excellent! I might have an interest as well.
 




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