In 1952, friends combined their passions for model airplanes to develop a thriving business dedicated to providing high quality products to enthusiasts around the world. More than 50 years later, Midwest's product line and distribution have grown and changed, but its passion for quality has remained steadfast. Today, Midwest Products is a leading supplier worldwide of quality raw materials, accessories and kits to distributors and retailers. People use our products for leisure, educational and professional pursuits, from model airplanes and boats to architectural and educational projects. We are proud that our products enrich the lives of literally hundreds of thousands of people around the world everyday. The 2-Store Townhouse Kit is a great learning tool for grades 6 through 12. This 0.75 inch scale, Townhouse Framing Kit, with staircase, is framed in accordance with accepted building codes and teaches the fundamentals of sound wood frame construction. It combines framed walls with balloon framed walls (vaulted ceiling) and the roof is framed with a combination of trusses and conventional rafters. Second story construction includes the use of floor joists and sub-floor sheathing. The kit comes complete with Micro-Cut Quality balsa wood, working drawings, instructions, cutting tools, nails, glue, layout pencil, measuring tape, custom miter jig and a Styrofoam work base that doubles as a display base for the completed model. Food pad measures approximately 1.5 x 2 feet.
Kit comes complete with wood, drawings, miter jib and a Styrofoam work base
1 kit per pack