How To Make Scale Model Corrugated Roof

How to make a scale model corrugated clay tile roof.

The image to the left takes you to a video showing how it is done.

Cut some thin corrugated box cardboard into strips about 1 cm wide.

Heat a some vinegar to the boiling point. Put it in a flat container.

Lay the cardboard strips in the vinegar. The cardboard will separate into three pieces of paper.

Carefully remove the corrugated piece and put it aside to dry. Be careful not to stretch it.

Overlap to simulate tiles. Cut individual tiles to cover joints.

Roof colors vary rather widely.  Chose yours from a prototype you visit or images you find on the web.


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