how to unfreeze 4″ action figures

How do you loosen WWE figures?

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There’s a hot water trick, where you can run the figure under hot running water or dip it in a bowl of hot water, but this process also softens the plastic which can lead to bending and stretching in ways that can be permanent.14-Mar-2017

 

How do you fix loose joints on action figures?

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Especially loose joints may take two or three coats of nail polish before being sufficiently tight. Place your action figure in the freezer for about 30 minutes in order to reset any stressed plastic. The cold air will tighten the plastic that was softened by pulling the joints apart.18-Apr-2017

 

How do you loosen plastic joints?

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A hair dryer is recommended and is much safer for you and the toy. fill your sink with hot water and put the legs in there for a little, this will loosen them up. you can also use a blow dryer! Thank you!

 

How do you get water out of action figures?

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“Start with squeezing out all of the excess water inside. Then place the toys in a solution of three parts hot water and one part white vinegar — you can either use the bathroom sink or a large bowl. Let it soak for at least ten minutes, then rinse thoroughly with plain water and let it completely dry.”29-Dec-2017

 

How do you tighten NECA joints?

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A simple nail polish acrylic works wonders on ball socket joints. Get the fast drying kind, apply 1-2 layers then let it dry and test the firmness of the joint. If it’s not up to desired levels, apply more layers. It’s worked great for me on several figures.

 

What does loose action figure mean?

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“Loose” refers to figures that have been taken out of their packages, in order to display them in poses and holding their accessories (weapons, gear, etc.).

 

Can dust damage action figures?

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Answer: No. At worst, dust just makes your figures look dirty; however, that’s usually the worst thing it can do. Dust does not damage your figures.22-May-2018

 

How do I keep my action figures clean?

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Put a small amount of soap on the toothbrush, just a small drop, and begin to give the figure, still wet from its soak, a gentle scrubbing. Do not use too much pressure, just enough to clean off the dirt and grime.15-Jun-2020

 

How thick should butterfly keys be?

1/4″

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To create the mechanical strength you need, keys should be at least 1/4″ thick, or 3/8″ for big splits in big slabs.03-May-2020

 

What is MOC action?

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MOC stands for “Mint on Card,” meaning that the toy is packaged with a card behind it and a plastic bubble over it. MIP, or MIB, stands for “Mint in Package,” or “Mint in Box,” meaning a brand-new toy sealed in a non-carded packages. MOC and MIP/MIB are often used interchangeably.04-Dec-2018

 

What does Unpunched mean with action figures?

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Unpunched means the action figures were taken right of the box & never hung on shelfs in a store. The part of the piece of cardboard is intact on “unpunched” action figures.

 

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