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Hello everyone, I just received a mini in the mail today and was wondering what the best way to go about assembling the cape for it was. The miniature in question is a resin mini called Dieter Kaufmann who I will be painting up like Malcom Reynolds for Starfinder. I'm going to be painting the back of the legs before I put it on so I can actually reach it, but I was wondering if simple CA glue would be sufficient to keeping the cape on. I've attached a picture of the separated pieces.

 

 

 

 

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Yep, superglue would work perfectly fine with the resin figure. Resin and superglue bond very well together as resin is a type of plastic and there's not much weight there to pull the cape away from the bond.

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Plus, A) the piece is curved, so it'll be a lot harder to snap it off through shearing force than a flat piece, and B) since the body of the figure is going to be blocking the view of most of the inside of the coat, you can use several repeated applications of glue on the inside of the coat where it meets his body over his butt without anyone being able to notice it.

 

 

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