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Remedy for loose joints?

Postby ThatGuyWithTheBricks » Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:21 pm

There comes sometimes when I find myself with a torso or hip that will let an arm or leg flop lifelessly in its connection. I don't know how this happens, but there seems to be some lack of grip in the parts. Is there any way to fix it?
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Re: Remedy for loose joints?

Postby JamesBenjamin » Tue Feb 19, 2013 9:50 am

In the action figure world, its standard to take apart the joint, paint the "inner" part (ie: the ball, not the socket) with clear nail polish, let it dry, then re-assemble. Some use a certain type of furniture polish. Haven't tried with Lego, but it does work on Transformers.
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Re: Remedy for loose joints?

Postby Studebricker » Fri Feb 22, 2013 8:58 am

Not with Lego, but with action figures, I have added a little rubber cement to the joint and that helps add friction.
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