ISSUE 89

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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.

Contents


Parts

Materials: The Leg Parts are plastic, but the Hip Plate is metal.

Magazine

  • 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

Steps 1-2

Press the Left Leg Part Insert into the open end of the Left Leg Part, as shown:

Steps 3-4

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:

Thoughts


That was a short and sweet issue! Keep the Leg Parts handy as we will need it right away.

Next Up


 Issue 90 – Left Leg Plate

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