Quick tip: pinning models to bases.

Hi guys,  here’s a super easy way to pin your models to the base, and make sure you drill the holes on the base in the right spot.

I’m going to assume you know how to get the pin in the model and start from there.

First, dip the ends of the pins in red paint.

Next, place the pins and press them on the base gently. This creates red dots on the base.

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Drill out the red dots, and slide the pins into the now perfectly placed holes.

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Aaaaaand you’re done!

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Hope that quick tip comes in handy!

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3 comments on “Quick tip: pinning models to bases.
  1. 40kterminatus says:

    Nice tip.

  2. […] tried a little trick here that I saw on another blog this morning, dabbing the pins certainly helped. About halfway through I realised that I should […]

  3. makbeer says:

    Thanks guys.

    Infinity – good point on the fact that the pins need to be level with the surface you want to pin on…should have added that in to my post, but forgot…=)

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