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thinking about my first diorama

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i want to buld a diorama of a 50's diner of some kind and i was wondering if anyone might know how to make bar stools, thats seems to be the only thing i van figure out so far. any help is appreciated

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Here's how I did it on my 1/25 scale diner dio.

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There is a mistake on the photo text. Instead of a #6 screw, washer & cover at the top and #4 on the base, It should be #8 screw, washer & cover on the top, and a #6 washer on the stool base. The nylon spacers are 1" long.The screw holds the stool onto the floor, then you snap the cover in place.

Sam

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wow seems pretty simple, thanks for the help

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That's a great idea! Makes me want to build a diner just so I can build a few of those!

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Here's how I did it on my 1/25 scale diner dio.

4552233116_f0a50fe2d4.jpg

There is a mistake on the photo text. Instead of a #6 screw, washer & cover at the top and #4 on the base, It should be #8 screw, washer & cover on the top, and a #6 washer on the stool base. The nylon spacers are 1" long.The screw holds the stool onto the floor, then you snap the cover in place.

Sam

That's a great idea! Makes me want to build a diner just so I can build a few of those!

2X ;)

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..those are just too cool Sam! It actually gave me the idea of using one in my garage dio. But instead of the finish washer base, I'll mount it on an old wheel rim. That way it won't look out of place in a converted warehouse.....

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