USCHI VAN DER ROSTEN DR4007 Elastic Rigging Thread - Superfine .001mm x 45m
Rig that thing with a full metal bullit!:-) 45m, (147 Feet)
Rig that thing with a full metal.......
Ok, its not a "full metal" bobbin-bullit which is about to hit your bench (Bcuz I do care for your safety :-) ) but it does have an impact!
Its so friggn easy to use! Check the vid all the way down.
It comes on one of those bobbins which are used on a sewing machine.
Because I want to reduce cost as far as possible in order to be able to come up with the coolest price. Quality+smart+affordable=Uschi. Thats our mission. As usual.
The really big advantage of this material is that it will stretch, not break, if accidental pressure is applied to the rigging on the completed model.
It took me ages to find a reliable source for this product. Lots of samples have arrived, lots of them weren´t really good, lots of them were "nexted." One fine day and with the help of some very friendly people I had the pleasure to find exactly what I was after.
We now have 3 different sizes to choose from, which is:
Conclusively, "translated" in practical application, a chart could look like that:
I may recommend to consider using a Silver Gel Ink Pen and paint some of the rigging with this pen. It dries very slow, so you have plenty of time to spread the silver the way you want and/or remove any excess: Full control.
Application in ship modeling
Ouh, and who said that´s an exclusive aircraft product? Below you see a testbed of a 350th scale Tamiya Bismarck.