MICRO SHAPERS C FOR PLASTIC AND WOOD MOLDINGS
The Micro Shapers C are a unique tool in high quality stainless steel designed by Artesania Latina technical team, from the Micro Tools Collection.
This set of micro shapers C allows you to shape / profile wooden and plastic strips. It is perfect for creating moldings with different shapes to decorate their models.
Each set consists of three plates with about 15/16 shapes per plate, so you can get more than 45 different reliefs and designs on your miniatures.
The tool works by scrapping the shape along and over a wooden or platic strip. You can watch video tutorial for more info.
MEASUREMENTS OF THE MICRO SHAPERS C
The measurements that you can find in type C micro profiling machines are the following:
1.5×5 mm, 2×5 mm, 1.5×4 mm, 2×4 mm, 3×4 mm and 5×4 mm.
In addition, it includes special moldings for 1×3 and 1.5×4 mm strips. Not only do they shape a strip, they are calculated to give a trapezoidal shape to that part. They also make possible to treat masts and yards of different diameters to reinforce them, making them very useful for model ships rigging.
NOTE: Before using the micro shaper C, it is advisable to use sandpaper to remove burrs, roughness or small irregularities. To do this, slide gently in up direction.