Loose Joints

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  1. Skyfire21

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    I know that for some joints to tighten them, you can simply use a screwdriver and there you go, however, my Transmetal II Dinobot's robot legs are very loose and they're ball joints, does anyone know of a decent way to tighten this up?
     
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    Put some superglue or some nail polish. For super glue, move the joint around a bit so that it won't glue all the way
     
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    If it's a ball joint plug it out and put a thin layer of superglue all around or some clear coating. Let it dry and plug it back in.
     
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    Superglue, nail polish or just simple paint will do. Basically, as you move the ball joint around, you're slowly scraping layers off it. Paint or all the above simply add "thickness", another layer if you might, thus tightening the joint.
     
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    I've used the superglue trick quite a bit. It seems to have worked well, and lasted a long time too.
     
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    Thanks everyone, seems like superglue is the best way to do this, so i'll head to the store this week and see how it works, since my transmetal Dinobot easily has the worst joints out of all my figures.
     

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