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“In this stage, you assemble the front chassis and associated parts, ready to be fixed to other chassis parts over the next few issues.”
Materials: This Front Middle Chassis is a big chunk of solid metal and it quite heavy! The two Oil Pipe Covers are plastic.
Magazine – Issue 7
- Model Instructions
- Ernie Hudson Interview: Winston’s World
- The Library Ghost: Creating the Book-Flicking Spectre
- Ecto-101: Parapsychology
Front Middle Chassis & Oil Pipe Covers
Fit one of the Oil Pipe Covers to this location on the underside of the Front Middle Chassis and secure with one (1) BM screw, as shown.
The curved end should be towards the center of the chassis. This is also your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:
Fit the other Oil Pipe Cover to this location on the underside of the Front Middle Chassis and secure with one (1) more BM screw:
Two simple steps and that’s it for this stage. This big metal chassis part gives a taste of how heavy our finished Ecto-1 is going to be!
Stage 20 – Middle Chassis, Oil Pipes/Splitters