Repair Leg on Elsa Doll

This is an easy repair.

Needs on Saber Saw, masking tape, UV glue, Builders Bog (plastic body filler), sandpaper paint and paintbrush.

Step 1: Cutting Body to Remove Leg for Repair Using Saber Saw

Mark body with a marker pen to see where to cut. Use a screwdriver to pry and break open and seams.

Step 2: This Is Part to Remove

This shows part of the body to remove to get at leg

Step 3:

This is the broken bit of leg. I use UV glue to stick back together.

Step 4: Replacing Part Back in the Leg

Placed repaired part back in the leg.

Step 5: Filled Repaired Part

I filled repaired broken part with Builders bog. and let harder and sanded and smoothed to get ready to fit back in doll

Step 6: Put Leg Back in Palace and Tested Movement

Once leg in place and moving I used UV glue to hold body part that had been cut out. Then filled body cuts with Builders bog and sanded till smooth and ready to paint

Step 7: Painting

Once the body was smooth enough to paint masked legs and painted. I had to repaint all of the swimsuit so matched.

Step 8: Finished Product

Be ready to do this again for the other leg. My repair can't break due to Builders Bog filling part

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    Penolopy Bulnick

    5 weeks ago

    This is great! I'm glad you were able to fix her!