RE: Sa'Vasku Minis
From: "Bell, Brian K" <Brian_Bell@d...>
Date: Fri, 19 May 2000 12:46:52 -0400
Subject: RE: Sa'Vasku Minis
I use a standard base from GZG (the ones with clockfaces).
I use Piano Wire (or other stiff wire) and insert it into the lure along
long axis. This give the lure some rigidity.
Then I just push the base half way into the lure. Remove it fill the
hole with superglue and reinsert the base.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dean Gundberg [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, May 19, 2000 12:30 PM
> To: gzg-l@CSUA.Berkeley.EDU
> Subject: RE: Sa'Vasku Minis
> Brian Bell wrote
> > I also use I.C.E. Silent Death miniatures.
> > I also have used fishing lures (soft plastic grubs, worms, crawfish,
> I recently cruised through a local sporting goods superstore to look
> pistol cases for mini storage and lure-building components to see if
> the bits would work for scratchbuilding minis. I then looked at the
> bins of the squishy worms and grubs. With many different sizes and
> a single curly tail, others with 3, and some with none so you could
> lots of different classes of ships. A lot of different colors to
> from including some that were translucent with glitter imbedded
> The color and texture could really set them apart from all of the
> the gaming table.
> I'll probably make a fleet of these after I figure out a nice way to
> them. Maybe gluing a large pin pointing up on a regular base then
> it to look like a '7' so you can easily slide the worm on the sharp
> but since the top portion of the pin is horizontal, you can pick it up
> the base won't fall off.
> Dean Gundberg
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