packaged house

packaged house

A Prefabricated house composed of building components cut to size at the factory and/or manufactured components that are commercially available.
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There is a particularly juicy analysis of the misjudgement of factory requirements and on-site dimensional tolerances in projects like Wachsmann's Packaged House and Beckman's Lustron House in the USA, and by their Meccano Men equivalents in the proselytising UK Modular Society and 3'4" Committee.