Mark D. Smith (Login ducatisscr) HyperScale Forums 188.8.131.52
Turnbuckles are scratched out of amber polymide tubing and...
August 15 2012, 8:42 AM
...electric motor armature wire. I take the wire and tightly twist it around the end of a paperclip, yielding a nice, round little "eyelet" and then cut the twisted shaft to less than half the length of the polymide tube. Once two eyelets are made, I C/A them into the ends of the tubing. It is a little tedious, but seemed to work alright. Once you get going, the time flies and before you know it they are done...and you should have gone to bed several hours earlier.
Give me a week or so and I'll get some decent photos up on Plastic Pics.