ISSUE 61

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“Assemble the right knee joint and an associated tendon.”

 

Contents


Parts

Magazine

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Building the Knee Joint

Step 1

Apply a small amount of super glue to each of these four studs of one of the Joint Centre Parts:

Steps 2-3

Fit this Joint Centre Part to this location on the Knee Joint, aligning the studs to the matching holes as shown. It should sit flush and not rotate:

Step 4-5

Repeat the previous step to attach the second Joint Centre Part to the opposite side of the Knee Joint. It should sit flush and not rotate:

Step 6-7

Secure the ring end of the Tendon for Right Leg to this location on the Knee Joint with one (1) PM 3×12 mm screw.

Do not over-tighten this screw, the tendon should be able to rotate freely:

Thoughts


That was a super quick issue! Keep this joint assembly nearby as we will need it in the next issue. All of the parts in this issue are plastic.

Next Up


 Issue 62 – Knee Joint, Outer/Inner Right Knee Cap, Joint Centre Parts

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