<div class="sw-email-modal sw--display-block"> <div id="emailModalContentContainer"> <span class="noty_close sw--position-absolute sw--position-right sw--padding-top-3 sw--padding-right-3 icon-cancel sw--opacity-8"></span> <div class="sw-row"> <div class="sw-email-modal__copy sw--position-relative sw--display-block sw--padding-vert-4"> <p class="last sw--font-size-16">Sign up to get email alerts on discount promotions. There might be one very soon...</p> <form action="/register/email-signup" class="sw-email-modal__signup sw--position-relative" data-confirmation="emailConfirmationModal" data-sw-email-modal-form> <input type="text" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input sw--input-height__medium" placeholder="Email address" name="email" /> <input type="hidden" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input" name="location" value="/product/GT5PTWPKJ/8-mt-shasta-california-usa-sandstone?li=more-from-shop&amp;optionId=15174103" /> <input type="hidden" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input" name="confirmation" value="emailConfirmationModal" /> <input type="submit" class="btn-primary" value="Sign Up" /> <div id="emailModalFormError" class="text-error" style="display:none"></div> </form> </div> </div> </div>

Click and drag to rotate
8'' Mt. Shasta, California, USA, Sandstone 3d printed Radiance rendering of model, viewed from the SSE

Not a Photo

Radiance rendering of model, viewed from the SSE
8'' Mt. Shasta, California, USA, Sandstone 3d printed Radiance rendering of model, viewed from the SSE
8'' Mt. Shasta, California, USA, Sandstone 3d printed Radiance rendering of model, viewed from the SSE

Not a Photo

8'' Mt. Shasta, California, USA, Sandstone

Made By
  • 3D printed in Sandstone: Delicate and grainy, with a coarse finish and sand-like color.
  • Be the first to try. Learn more
  • This product is intended for mature audiences.
Share Link
Embed This Product

Product Description

Drive north on I-5 from California to Oregon and you can't avoid seeing the 14,000-foot Mt. Shasta, as it stands nearly two miles above the highway but only eight miles away. This stratovolcano is the fifth highest peak in California and the second highest in the Cascades. Unlike other Cascade volcanoes, Shasta contains a very prominent sister cone, called Shastina, that shows up in detail in this model. The sides of the mountain are covered in glaciers and lahars (pyroclastic mudflow), but the last significant eruption was probably 200 years ago, and the USGS considers Shasta dormant.

This model contains the summit, Hotlum Cone, and Misery Hill, all of Shastina, most of Whitney Glacier (the longest glacier in California), Thumb Rock, all of Hidden Valley, Avalanche Gulch, most of Sargents Ridge and Casaval Ridge (two popular climbing routes), Shastarama Point, and all the way south to Green Butte. The larger models show incredible detail, including crevasses in the glaciers, a ridged Red Banks, and more.

Model scale is 1:37100
Model covers an area approximately 4.6 by 4.6 miles
Altitudes covered: 6738' to 14168'
There is never any vertical exaggeration in TinyMtn models.

Click here for more sizes.
Click here for other 8" models.

TinyMtn models are most affordable in the "Sandstone" and "White Strong and Flexible" materials. This model is in "Sandstone," which is a glued gypsum material. When you receive the model it will be ready for display, though it may smell funny and need some time to air out. "Sandstone" models are much more brittle than "White Strong and Flexible" models, but feel more like light stone. Do not soak it in water, though you can safely seal it with Polycrylic or a similar water-based clear spray sealant. Read more about this popular material here.

These models have been optimized for the above materials, and are not offered in other materials for strength or cost reasons. If you need one in another material, please contact us and we'll try to accommodate your request.

(C) 2013 TinyMtn (TM)
Model created using GDAL, NetPBM, Gmsh, Carve, MeshLab, and other custom software
Source of digital elevation data: U.S. Geological Survey
The USGS home page is http://www.usgs.gov/

What's in the Box
8'' Mt. Shasta, California, USA, Sandstone
Radiance rendering of model, viewed from the SSE
20.0 cm
20.0 cm
7.0 cm
Sign In or Join to comment.


We're sorry to inform you that we no longer support this browser and can't confirm that everything will work as expected. For the best Shapeways experience, please use one of the following browsers:

Click anywhere outside this window to continue.