STAGE 19

 Return to the BUILD


“In this stage, you assemble the front chassis and associated parts, ready to be fixed to other chassis parts over the next few issues.”

 

Contents


Parts

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

Build


Front Middle Chassis & Oil Pipe Covers

Step 01

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:

Step 02

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:

Thoughts


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!

Next Up


Stage 20 – Middle Chassis, Oil Pipes/Splitters

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