[WWI] Resin models

Mikko Saarela saarela.mikko at kolumbus.fi
Thu Apr 5 12:16:11 EDT 2007


Yeah!

Hot water and tight fishing line rigging. I was reasonably succesful with 
those methods while building my first resin recently. Then of course, take a 
lot of photos of the model immediately after you've finished it. You'll 
never know how long it'll last straight...

Mikko


> I've had fairly good luck in soaking warped resin wings in a bowl of hot 
> water (not boiling, just real hot). Let them soak for few minutes then 
> gently bend/twist them into shape. It can take about 3-4 soakings to get 
> them right, go slow and apply slow pressure so as not to break them.
> -James
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> timothy mixon <mixontda at msn.com> wrote: I have recently purchased some 
> early released czech master resin kits on
> ebay. A few of them have slightly warped wings. I have never built a
> complete resin kit before and I'm not sure how to fix them. Any 
> suggestions
> would be much appreciated.
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