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Jez kirkwood wrote:Steve - the lumps on the side of 'Workhorse' are frame extentions rather than wieghts as she ran on 2'6" originally so the axle bearings need to be mounted 3" further out each side than on the usual 2' version.
Bilco wrote: I haven't done much acrylic by brush before, and I'm not entirely happy with the result- perhaps I should have thinned it a bit before application?
Willow Creek Traction wrote:Now all she needs is a driver.
Bilco wrote:Last Saturday Steve and I compared our efforts on the Schleich sitting figure, and Steve told me that he had been able to do the repositioning by putting the limb in boiling water and bending it when it became soft. I thought I would have a go at this, and have found it works well so far. The right leg will need some cutting as well to bend it neatly, but the plastic becomes very malleable when put in the boiling water, and can be bent as needed, then held in position under the cold tap to fix it.
Oztrainz wrote:If you don't want the credit then I suppose I'd better 'fess up then with my "hot tip"
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