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« on: March 01, 2012 09:46:03 PM »

So I'm making a kitty tail for a Nyanpire cosplay, but I've hit a snag.  I want to make it poseable though I'm not sure what I should use to make it so.  I thought about using wire but I'm not sure what type I would use and that wouldn't poke a hole in the fabric.  Any ideas?   
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« Reply #1 on: March 02, 2012 06:48:31 AM »

I use aluminum wire and bend a tight curve at the end so it isn't pointy.  1/4 inch or smaller wire, you can double it for stiffness.

http://www.sculpt.com/catalog_98/CLAYTOOLS/wire.htm
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« Reply #2 on: March 11, 2012 10:40:32 PM »

That worked perfectly!  Thanks so much Smiley
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