All Discussions Tagged 'ball' (18)

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big ball joints!

Hey gang does ANYONE know of a source of LARGER balls with LARGER holes? No-one seems to sell any metal ball with a hole bored larger than…

Started by tam hinton

0 May 4

Newbie Greetings & Ball-and-Socket Research

Greetings, http://adamloomis.com/adamploomis.tumblr.com I'm 29, graduated in 2011 with a degree in Film Studies. In college, I took some el…

Started by Adam Loomis

3 Apr 11
Reply by Mark Blann

Ball and sockets from Alibaba

Has anyone purchased small ball-and-socket joints from Alibaba before? They usually require a minimum quantity of 500 units so I'm looking…

Started by Alec Fredericks

4 Apr 14, 2017
Reply by Serge Taganski

How Do I Set Tension For a Ball And Socket Armature? Should I Grease The Joints?

  Anyone have any tips on setting the tension for the joints on my ball and socket joints? I know the legs and hip joints should be somewha…

Started by bigbossross

1 Apr 8, 2017
Reply by Marc Spess

I'm choosing between TWO online armature kits...

Hi there!!I'll be ordering two armatures this week but am not sure which to go for. option one is through: http://www.animationsupplies.net

Started by Hannah Garcia

5 Mar 24, 2017
Reply by Brandon Ayers

How to silver solder with threaded pieces...

I've used silver solder to solder to put together non threaded pieces, that seemed straightforward. I just put in some flux a couple of sni…

Started by Stuart Bury

2 Mar 1, 2017
Reply by Dave Hettmer

puppet diy costs

I'm wondering how much it will cost me to create a puppet after purchasing a ball socket armature. I see that the armatures can fall around…

Started by Hannah Garcia

5 Jan 17, 2017
Reply by Evan DeRushie

Ball & Socket Joints

Hi, I hope someone can help me here, or at lest tell me a better place to ask. I am looking for ball joints that are very small (about 1/2…

Started by Cleo

3 Nov 1, 2016
Reply by Samer Khaleel

Fluid movement with Homemade Armature

Hello everybody! Complete newby here, so be warned. I apologize if a similar discussion already exists but i couldn't find one. I've spent…

Started by MotionNovice

15 Sep 28, 2016
Reply by MotionNovice

Wholesale Jewelry Supply for Armatures

I've been trying to find a good way to get parts for a ball and socket armature I'm constructing.  Over at stopmotionstore.com (animateclay…

Started by Jonathan Hartman

3 Jul 6, 2014
Reply by Mike

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