PREMIUM N Scale San Francisco Victorian Painted Lady - Kavanaugh House
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3D model description
This is a custom designed replica of Kavanaugh House, the anchor of San Francisco's infamous Painted Ladies, located in San Francisco California.
The Painted Ladies are located on Steiner Street on the block between Grover and Hayes Streets and across from Alamo Square Park. These homes, also referred to as the Seven Sisters, were designed and built by Matthew Kavanaugh between 1892 and 1896.
Kavanaugh House the largest and oldest of the Painted Ladies, which anchors the corner of “Postcard Row” is a Queen Anne Victorian which also served as Kavanaugh’s personal residence. The Kavanaugh House has been featured in about 70 movies, ads and TV shows, including Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978). But it is perhaps best known for appearing in the opening montage of Full House, the popular TV sitcom that aired from 1987 to 1995.
Further information about Kavanaugh House available here:
N Scale Kavanaugh House Features
- House Dimensions 5.0" L x 2.75" W x 3.5" H
- The Kavanaugh House model has 4 pieces (Shell, Roof, Garage Door, Roof Insert)
- Each model is meticulously designed to scale (1:160)
- Fabricated in PLA Plastic
- Wall thickness: 1.6mm
- No glue required, all parts snap into place
- Ready for paint and finishing
- Removable roof structures facilitate internal finishing
- Interior walls for applying paint or wallpaper
- Precision interior slots for installing clear windows
- Can accommodate interior lighting with just a few drilled holes
More than a year was spent perfecting product design methods and fabrication processes to produce these beautifully crafted N Scale models of real world buildings and structures. The process begins by carefully examining Google Earth and Google Street View images in order to obtain accurate dimension measurements and scaling for the targeted model. Next, utilizing CAD software, a digital replica of the model is created employing meticulous design guidelines painstakingly developed through countless prototyping iterations. The resulting premium digital file is now ready for fabrication. In the final step the physical PLA plastic model slowly comes to life one layer at a time on the heated bed of an FDM 3D Printer which has been finely tuned and optimized to reproduce the highest possible quality.
Custom 3D model design and fabrication of almost any building or structure less than 100 ft in length and width. Must be clearly visible on Google Street View or be provided with photographs and dimensions. Please inquire.
Warning: When printed these models contain small plastic pieces that may present a choking hazard to small children. Recommended age is 10+ years.
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3D printing settings
SLICER SETTINGS for FDM 3D PRINTING
STL files are provided with and without designed-in support structures. I prefer using the designed-in supports but you can use slicer supports if you prefer.
The delicate window frames and signage required well tuned slicer settings for best results. Here are the Cura slicer settings I used on my 3D printer with exceptional results:
My FDM Printer
Prusa i3 Clone
Direct drive extruder
Key Settings - Important for my printer
Retract Speed (45mm/s)
General Settings - Can be tweeked for your printer
Material (1.75mm PLA)
Layer Height (0.24mm)
Top/Bottom Layer (0.72mm)
Tool Temp (200C)
Bed Temp (60C)
Print Speed (60mm/s)
Wall Speed (30mm/s)
Adhesion (Skirt, Brim on larger buildings)
- 3D file format: ZIP
- Publication date: 2019/05/21 at 04:32
Retired electronics engineer, designer, model railroader. My specialty is creating 3D replicas, in N-Scale (1:160), of houses, buildings, and structures found anywhere on the 'Google Street View' planet.
Ingénieur en électronique retraité, concepteur, modéliste ferroviaire. Ma spécialité est la création de répliques 3D, en échelle N (1: 160), de maisons, de bâtiments et de structures trouvés n'importe où sur la planète «Google Street View».
Ingeniero electrónico retirado, diseñador, ferroviario modelo. Mi especialidad es crear réplicas 3D, en N-Scale (1: 160), de casas, edificios y estructuras que se encuentran en cualquier parte del planeta 'Google Street View'.
For a custom design contact me: CreateMy3D@shaw.ca
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