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“Affix the pelvic shield to the pelvis, and attach a hip socket to the existing assembly.”
Materials: All of these parts are plastic except for the metal pin in the hinge of the Muscle Connection.
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Fitting Details to the Pelvis
Retrieve your T-800 endoskeleton from the previous issue. Fit the four posts of the Pelvic Plate down into the matching holes of the Pelvic Shields, as shown:
This plate should be flush with the inner edges of the Pelvic Shields:
Apply a small amount of super glue into these two squared recesses of the Hip Socket:
Align these squared recesses of the Hip Socket over the matching square posts of the Right Pelvic Girdle and fit it into place, as shown:
With this progress on the right leg, it seems we will be building down the right side of the T-800 and not finishing the upper torso and right arm first. We did not use the Muscle Connection this time, but keep it nearby for the next issue.
Issue 52 – Pelvic Plate, Outer/Inner Muscle, Muscle Cap