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ModiBots: Animation Part 3

In the pre-ModiBot world, there was a line of plastic figures called Stikfas. Some animators drilled holes into the figure's foot, and inserted a small rare-earth magnet, which allowed the figure to stick to any magnetic surface. You can do...

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ModiBots: Animation Part 2

A professional stop motion armature has threaded holes in the bottom of its feet. A hole is drilled into the animation table, and the foot is placed over the hole. From underneath, threaded rods are screwed into the foot, and...

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ModiBots: Animation Part 1

If you’ve ever tried animating with a ModiBot or similar action figure, you'll quickly learn that gravity is your worst enemy. It’s very difficult to pose your figure when it keeps falling down! There are many simple ways you can...

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