ISSUE 44

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“Extending the pelvis, by attaching the pelvic frame to the pelvic girdle.”

Contents


Parts

Magazine

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Build


Working on the Right Pelvis

Step 1

Take note of these two posts on the Pelvic Girdle (Right):

Step 2

Retrieve the Pelvic Frame assembly from the previous issue. Fit the top two screw holes of the Pelvic Frame over these posts.

When this is fitted correctly, the outer edge of the Pelvic Frame should sit nicely inside the Pelvic Girdle:

Step 3 

Being to secure these together using two (2) PB 2×6 mm screws in the top two holes:

Steps 4-5

Secure the other fixing points with four (4) PB 2×4 mm screws:

Step 6

Fit the Pelvic Girdle Detail (Right) to this location, aligning the screw holes.

The recess in the round tab fits over this post:

Step 7

Secure the end of the Pelvic Girdle Detail (Right) in place with one (1) black PM 2×4 mm screw, as shown:

Step 8

Secure the top of the Pelvic Girdle Detail (Right) in place with one (1) PB 2×4 mm screw, as shown:

Thoughts


I really thought these parts would be metal, but they are indeed plastic. I suppose this was to reduce the weight of the model, but still!

Running Total of screws used so far: 143

Next Up


 Issue 45 – Pelvic Frames (Left), Pelvic Girdle Details

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