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“Attach a hip plate to the left hip, and construct a piston-like bone for the left leg.”
We have done all of this before on the right leg.
- T-800 Assembly – Model Instructions
- Sci-Fi Cinema Legends – Gravity
- Real World Science – Up in the Air
Finishing the Left Hip Joint and Assembling a Leg Part
Press the Left Leg Part Insert into the open end of the Left Leg Part, as shown:
Retrieve your T-800 Endoskeleton. Fit the four posts of the Hip Plate into the matching holes of the left hip joint, securing the plate in place with one (1) PM 3×12 mm Allen screw.
The tighter we make this screw, the stiffer the leg joint will be. The Allen Key tool for this screw was supplied back in Issue 26:
That was a short and sweet issue! Keep the Leg Parts handy as we will need it right away. The Leg Parts are plastic, but the Hip Plate is metal.
Issue 90 – Left Leg Plate