Return to the BUILD
“In this issue, the assembly of the right arm joint begins. It is important that it fits as firmly as possible, to ensure a good movement of the joint.”
Materials: Both Arm Covers are metal and the Adhesive Stickers are vinyl.
- One Philips-head Screwdriver (appears to be PH0 size)
- The History of Iron Man – Stark Wars Saga: Stolen Technology
- Step by Step – Model Instructions
- In the Comics – Stark Brand: Ideas from the Future
- The Armor – Model 9: Reborn in Red and Gold
The Right Arm (1)
Stage 1 – Placing the Stickers
Using tweezers, affix an Adhesive Sticker to the External Arm Cover, as shown.
These vinyl stickers provide a slick surface that will prevent damage to the arm while adjusting the joint position:
In the same way, affix another Adhesive Sticker to the Internal Arm Cover, as shown:
Stage 2 – Connecting the Elbow to the Outer Arm Cover
Retrieve your Right Forearm assembly from Issue 9 and fit the exposed tab onto this post of the External Arm Cover, as shown:
Secure the Right Forearm assembly to the External Arm Cover with one (1) EM screw.
This is your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:
Stage 3 – Fixing the Shoulder Joint
Retrieve your Right Shoulder Joint and Joint Fastener from the previous issue. Slide the Joint Fastener over this post on the end of the Shoulder Joint, as shown:
Slide this end of the Right Shoulder Joint into the matching slot of the External Arm Cover, as shown:
Secure the Joint Fastener to the External Arm Cover with two (2) EM screws, capturing the Right Shoulder Joint into place as shown:
Stage 4 – Closing the Right Arm
Fit the Internal Arm Cover to the External Arm Cover, as shown:
Secure the Internal Arm Cover to the External Arm Cover with two (2) EM screws:
After this issue, we now have our upper right arm nearly completed! There is only one detail part to add in the next issue.
Issue 13 – Right Arm 2 and Right Shoulder 1