Dollhouse #3: Day Three: Peak and more clapboards

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Blog entry by FreddieMac posted 12-04-2018 01:03 PM 559 reads 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: Day two: sides, windows and clapboard Part 3 of Dollhouse series Part 4: Days four and five: sanding, making bigger window rough ins, build windows, painting and staining »

Got the roof peak and all the siding done. 145 slats where cut that weekend and assembly of the outside was easy once I did the first 100!

So the sides, front and bottom are done with rough look. I am looking into how I want to design the windows and will try to get the door fitted perfectly for the next step.

Next step for the exterior is a final sanding, priming and painting.

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#1 posted 12-05-2018 08:40 PM

The window openings may be a bit on the smallish side?

-- Regards Rob

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#2 posted 12-05-2018 10:07 PM

humm, i took a 1:12 scale door and use the window part as the window template. It comes up to be a 2” x 3” window.

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