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A model is a representation of a model using a model technique that can represent the model with more or less accuracy, and can focus on some or all aspects of the original model. In Vicenç Piera stores we offer you a wide range of balsa wood.
The balsa wood (pyramidal Ochroma) has just planting trees in the subtropical forest of Ecuador, and Central America and in other countries in South America.
The balsa wood (for other scientific names: Ochroma lagopus and Ochroma bicolor) is the lightest wood known, with a density of 0.10 to 0.15 grams per cubic centimeter, making it lighter than cork. It grows wild in the rainforests of South America, particularly in Ecuador that exports to many countries.
Balsa wood among other qualities: its great capacity for thermal and acoustic insulation, low weight, easy to be pasted and minimal movement between its cells. It is also used worldwide in the model aircraft and architectural models.
Its features are:
light and pink colors.
Light weight and very easy to work.
Is easy to paste.
We have balsa wood in different sizes and thicknesses.
Balsa wood is widely used in the world of modeling because it's a lightweight product that is easily cut and pasted.



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At V.Piera we have a long experience in all kinds of stationery and fine arts supplies. In our stores throughout Barcelona, ​​Sant Cugat, Vic and Tarragona, we have more than 40,000 items in continuous stock, a fact that allows us to offer unbeatable prices, either wholesale or retail. Among our extensive catalog of products, the list of HOBBY in our online store of model making deserves a special mention.

Buy MODEL MAKING in our online store of MODEL MAKING. Born as a store of Fine Arts material, Vicenç Piera was offering more related products, Materials for Crafts, Fountain Pens, Stationery Material and Posca and Copic Markers for graphic design. Thick Mine Pencil, Thick Mechanical Pencil among many others. You are in our HOBBY store with all HOBBY products from our online catalog of HOBBY. Large catalog of MODEL MAKING and articles of HOBBY Craft supplies, clay, gesso, brushes and all kinds of art supplies and items in our craft store.

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