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Attaching Solder to Plastic

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    November 2005
Attaching Solder to Plastic
Posted by Anonymous on Friday, October 15, 2004 3:16 PM
I am currently building Tamiya's BMW R75 and am useing solder to create the detail around the leading edges of the sidecar entrance and hand hold, Any idea's for for easy attachment? Thanks, Michael.
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    December 2002
  • From: Third rock from the sun.
Posted by Woody on Friday, October 15, 2004 3:44 PM
I would lightly sand the solder to give the glue something to grip and try to use solder without flux. For glue I would choose thin CA.

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Posted by Anonymous on Saturday, October 16, 2004 1:27 AM
Thanks for the information. Never considered a problem with flux. Best regards, Michael

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