Plastic Techniques

Some tips I found useful below. Please get in touch if you would like to share any of your own tips.


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Plastic Score and Snap

A simple technique to cut thin plastic – without need for a saw, etc.

 

 

 

 

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Plastic – Creating a Bend (with heat)

Using a heat-gun or even a hair-dryer, simple curves can be added to your design.

 

 

 

 

Plastic - Creating Repeat References


Plastic – Creating Repeat References

With a bit of organisation, you’ll find yourself getting really good finished on plastic, foam – and your nails.

 

 

 

 


Plastic - Laying Out a Design Effectively


Plastic – Laying Out a Design Effectively

With a bit of organisation, you’ll find yourself getting really good finished on plastic, foam – and your nails.

 

 

 

 

Plastic - Laying Out a Design Effectively


Plastic – Assembly Techniques

With a bit of organisation, you’ll find yourself getting really good finished on plastic, foam – and your nails.

 

 

 

 

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Sanding and Finishing

With a bit of organisation, you’ll find yourself getting really good finished on plastic, foam – and your nails.