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    Darth_Andrea
    Owned by Natu

  • Darth_Andrea
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    Originally posted by CYLON (13) View Post
    Have you finished your project, yet? Curious to see how it turned out.
    I did but ended up having to trash it. Nothing went the way I wanted, the Clear sections absorbed color from the layers blow and above and it all looked nasty. I plan on eventually doing it again but just haven't gotten around to it.



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  • stoat2337
    Corps Honor Guard

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    Thanks, sylent. I'll give those a try.

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  • Sylent_Asassin
    Black Lantern

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    Originally posted by stoat2337 View Post
    Hey, guys. I just picked up a loose DCUC Batman Beyond on the cheap, but the previous owner appears to have colored the batarang black & red with Sharpies. Any idea how I might clean the ink off without completely destroying the batarang? Thanks.
    Goof off or Goo gone will take care of that.

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  • stoat2337
    Corps Honor Guard

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    Hey, guys. I just picked up a loose DCUC Batman Beyond on the cheap, but the previous owner appears to have colored the batarang black & red with Sharpies. Any idea how I might clean the ink off without completely destroying the batarang? Thanks.

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  • Lantern A-train
    Guardian of the Universe

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    This may seem like an odd question but does anyone run into the issue of the legs on their figures spreading apart to far (yes I know this is rife for comedy). My figures seem to have a tendecy to stretch out in the legs are to the point where it looks like they are getting ready to do a split. My shelf is not near my heater or anything like that. Any insight as to why this happens? I was thinking of using rubber bands or those plastic ties to "bend" them back to the regular shape.

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  • CYLON (13)
    Alpha-Lantern

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    Originally posted by Darth_Andrea View Post
    [B]Well you can also sculpt and mold your own displays our of resin. I am working on one for all my Corps rings it will be one piece and will have each corps emblem in it in that corps color, facing forward, with Ring Stands on the top for each ring. I also will be putting LED's in it in each color but I am going to pour it in layers each colored for the corps with a transparent layer where the corps emblem is so it lights up.
    Have you finished your project, yet? Curious to see how it turned out.

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  • hazardfilms
    Parallax Host

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    I use these to keep my figures standing, no residue and easily removable, plus you can cut them in half and go through less! This set is $9.99 and you can get it at most places that have a As seen on TV aisle or hardware stores.

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  • Scythe
    The Red Lantern

  • Scythe
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    Originally posted by Superlantern View Post
    Boil water and soak the head then using a pair of pliers on the peg and a hand towel around the head with 30 seconds of removing from the water. You should be able remove the peg. After that it is a matter of forcing the peg back down the hole
    Thank you! Unfortunetly, the ball joint sorta came out with alittle too much force, I blame me not having enough time on my hands. So, to fix it, I made new balljoint out of a Revoltech joint I had laying around, works pretty good.

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  • Stuart101
    Alan's Drycleaner

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    I've been having trouble getting my figures to stand, i have tried blue tack, white tack and double sided tape but no luck. So i went into a Stationary store Ryman in the UK and found this Sticki Dots. I got the removable ones not the extra strength just in case they ruined the figure.

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  • JonnyVu
    Fatality's Blacksmith

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    Does anyone know what paint to use to make it look clear.
    Trying to make constructs

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  • JonnyVu
    Fatality's Blacksmith

  • JonnyVu
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    Originally posted by Superlantern View Post
    Boil water and soak the head then using a pair of pliers on the peg and a hand towel around the head with 30 seconds of removing from the water. You should be able remove the peg. After that it is a matter of forcing the peg back down the hole
    He's right. Happens to me all the time. I don't what he just said

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  • Superlantern
    mmmm Beer!

  • Superlantern
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    Originally posted by Scythe View Post
    You guys are great, have another iffy. Bought a cheapo DCUC Sinestro from the GL 5-pack to swap heads with a spare Skallox head I have. So I pulled off the head and it came off easily, but for some reason, I had to go, so I popped his head back on. Don't know why at all, seemed like a good idea at the time. So a day later, went back at it, pulled of Sinestie's head and the ball joints that hold his head and connect it to his body came out. So now I have a GL body with stump that has a hole on it. How do I replace the balljoint that used to be there? Do they sell spare balljoints?
    Boil water and soak the head then using a pair of pliers on the peg and a hand towel around the head with 30 seconds of removing from the water. You should be able remove the peg. After that it is a matter of forcing the peg back down the hole

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  • Slobo
    Fatality's Blacksmith

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    I don't know where posting this :

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  • Scythe
    The Red Lantern

  • Scythe
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    You guys are great, have another iffy. Bought a cheapo DCUC Sinestro from the GL 5-pack to swap heads with a spare Skallox head I have. So I pulled off the head and it came off easily, but for some reason, I had to go, so I popped his head back on. Don't know why at all, seemed like a good idea at the time. So a day later, went back at it, pulled of Sinestie's head and the ball joints that hold his head and connect it to his body came out. So now I have a GL body with stump that has a hole on it. How do I replace the balljoint that used to be there? Do they sell spare balljoints?
    Scythe
    The Red Lantern
    Last edited by Scythe; 04-04-2011, 07:21 AM.

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  • Scythe
    The Red Lantern

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    Thanks guys, I'll look into shadowboxes, and I'm not sure I have a Tap Plastics around me. Something for a 6-inch figure will work to, I could suspend it within.

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