1987 - 2017: Thirtieth Anniversary!
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1000 Kit: Selected Photographs
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Also available: the "long" version of this page, including Ian's entire story of the project with many, many photos.
Ian's other projects: A 61 kit used to rejuvenate an old pair of cabinets.
Ian is an old customer (he bought some 81-10s in the early 1990s), and here he realizes his dream of building a pair of 1000s. He also wrote an extensive chronicle and review of his endeavor, which I encourage you to read and enjoy .
Here are a few selected images of his project.
The basic structure was built around an internal frame of braces:
Here is one with the outer skin in place:
And here they are, mostly finished and living in a foster home for enjoyment:
And finally here they are in their new home, a place with some room for them to breathe (linked to a larger copy):