Return to the BUILD
“In this issue, the first parts of Optimus Prime’s right leg structure are assembled.”
Materials: The Structure of the Thigh, Right Leg is metal and the rest of the parts in this issue are plastic.
- Danger, Shooting: Action to the Max on Set
- The Death of Optimus: The Hero Who Always Comes Back
- Sideswipe: Red Hero
- Autobots Series 3: The Unstoppable Changes of 1986
- Step-by-Step Assembly Instructions
The Right Leg (1)
Press (snap) the ball joint of the Cylinder into this matching notch of the Cylinder Bracket, as shown:
Press the two pins of the Frame Plate (R) into the matching posts inside this recess of the Structure of the Thigh, Right Leg until it sits flush, as shown:
Press the D-shaped hole of the Right Leg Frame Detail onto the matching pin at this location of the Thigh, as shown:
Feed the Right Center Wheel Ball Joint through this hole of the Thigh (ball tip first) and over these screw posts, as shown:
Secure this Ball Joint into place with two (2) CM screws.
This is your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:
This assembly represents the inner support structure of our Optimus Prime’s upper right leg. We will be working on this leg for a while.
Issue 11 – Right Inner Thigh Plate, Right Hip/Leg Joint, Joint Support, Thigh Joint (Coming Soon)