ISSUE 6

Return to the BUILD


“With this issue, you begin work on your model’s articulation with part of the internal armature for the right elbow.”

 

Contents


Parts

Materials: Everything in this issue is plastic.

Magazine

  • The History of Iron Man – Cosmic Adventure: The Kree-Skrull War
  • Step by Step – Model Instructions
  • In the Comics – Red and Green: Iron Man VS The Hulk
  • The Armor – Model 4: The Classic Armor

Build


The Right Elbow Joint (2)

Stage 1

Retrieve your Elbow Joint assembly from the previous issue. Slide the Right Arm Elbow Connector into this slot, as shown:

Place the two Right Arm Joint Washers over the posts on the inside of the Right Arm Joint Cover:

While keeping all of these parts in place, fit the Right Arm Joint Cover to the Elbow Joint assembly, as shown:

Secure the two covers together with two (2) GP screws, capturing the Arm Joints in between.

Once tightened, the two articulating Arm Joints should be able to rotate on the posts. Stiff movement is good – no movement is bad:

Thoughts


Another short issue wraps up this month’s build session. The next two shipments (eight issues) will involve building the rest of the right arm.

Next Up


Issue 7 – Right Forearm 1

Building the 1:3 scale Iron Man Mark III Armor from Fanhome