Shotgun House (B)

Artikelnummer: 28S-CHW-107

Kategorie: Homeland Apocalypse


22,45 €

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Bausatz aus Lasergenschnittenen MDF im 28mm Maßstab.
Die Bauteile sind vorgefärbt. Für den Zusammenbau wird Klebstoff benötigt, gut geeignet ist Holzleim
(Abgebildete Figuren dienen nur dem Größenvergleich und sind nicht enthalten.

28S-CHW-107 is a ?28S? 4Ground Model Kit. ?28S? means this kit is highly detailed inside and outside with many pre-painted parts.

There are many possible reasons why these dwellings were coined ?Shotgun?! Some say they are called this because you can shoot a gun right through the dwelling, as all the external and internal doors are directly aligned; others say it is a term coined just after the civil war denoting homes made from old ammunition boxes. 

These dwellings were, in effect ?Checklist Housing? - almost all are a standard lumber milled length of 12ft wide approx.  and literally all were made from pre-cut checklist components.  Once all components were ticked off the list the carpenters knew there was just sufficient to construct a single dwelling.  

A very interesting possibility is the term ?Shotgun? derives originally from a mis-understanding of an accented ?Américain Français?.  In English a ?Checklist? in the C19th would probably have been termed a ?tick-list?, with the influence of French on American English speakers tick became check and in French  ?cocher une case? as a ?checkbox? on a ?checklist?.  So just possibly ?cocher une shack? (a checklist house) was misunderstood/misheard as ?Shotgun Shack?!

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