Re: Placing rivets

Manfred Lorenz


The goal here is to space the rivet_s_ evenly. A common problem with
airplanes and railroad equipment. Was that your question?

It is not about application of singles.

But that makes me think: If a template with evenly spaced holes were
used one could fill those with a liquid rivet compound (white glue
diluted to a certain degree) to the top, wait until semi liquid and
lift off. Followed by a part melt down to form the rounded dome.
There is a kit that accomplishes this with a syringe and squeeze


--- In, timboconnor@c... wrote:


I don't get it... how do you place a single rivet using a large

Tim O.

Placing rivets is probably as important as making them. The
modelers use this tool:


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