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Everhard

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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #30 on: April 28, 2017, 09:14:26 PM »
My LD body #1 (Annabelle, Cynthia, and June, made in 2010) has the same neck problem, by the look and feel of it.

I noticed that she had a loose neck recently. Then, hanging her up the other day; snap!

I doubt that I can manage a repair strong enough to hang her up again, but I should be able to at least get something in there to stop her neck wobbling as a sit-down doll.

All the same, it is a shame because I had a bunch of ideas for photos of June posed using the doll stand.

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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #31 on: April 28, 2017, 09:37:57 PM »
Wow thats terrible, very sorry to here this.
The resin repair is holding up well on the 1H so far (touches wood and holds a four leaf clover)
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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #32 on: April 29, 2017, 01:58:17 AM »
Sorry this has happened to your LD. they are rare jewels.

Here's how Bel and I repaired his LD and Sin. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_A29Y2gIys

Good luck.


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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #33 on: April 29, 2017, 06:45:35 PM »
Dam, I guess even the high end doll have health issues!   :'(
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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #34 on: April 29, 2017, 06:52:34 PM »
Never forget that we are the beta testers for Doll manufacturers.

We are the R&D people.

Dolls have come a long way in the past 10 years, but we are the ones that are helping them along.
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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #35 on: April 29, 2017, 07:19:41 PM »
Damn sorry to hear about this Everhard. I hope what ever repair you decide to do works out for the intent. Good luck!
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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #36 on: May 01, 2017, 05:49:17 PM »
I will do the best I can when I have enough time and energy. This kind of thing is not a task to be hurried.

Here's how Bel and I repaired his LD and Sin. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_A29Y2gIys

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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #37 on: May 01, 2017, 09:27:42 PM »
I wonder if embedding the video here would work?

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/9_A29Y2gIys" target="_blank" class="new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/9_A29Y2gIys</a>

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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #38 on: May 07, 2017, 07:44:49 PM »
I wonder if embedding the video here would work?
"Adobe Flash Player is missing."
I uninstalled Flash to prevent my browser from crashing all the time.

Anyway, I repaired the break -- after a fashion. The doll can no longer hang up by the neck bolt and she still has a somewhat wobbly head, but this doll is ready for action again.

I will devise a method of hanging her up for storage using a rope or webbing sling. Can't be difficult.

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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #39 on: May 09, 2017, 09:31:12 PM »
The resin repair is not difficult Ev, it just takes a lot of time to do .

An LD is worth repairing, be a shame not to have a go at a more permanent solution, all the tutorials are in this thread.
How could you possibly go wrong ..... ;D
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Re: Sinthetic 1H neck and knee repair
« Reply #41 on: May 15, 2017, 06:42:00 PM »
Thanks. I will have a look at that when I have a moment to spare...