In response to:Frustration assembling MasterClub track - Posted by Randy Ray on 07/15/2019 1:25 PM
What I have don is to never use the soft wire or resin pins. I only use .019"-.021" brass rod (wire) from Detail Accosiates or K&S. I had problems whan using the soft kit supplied wire would always give the track a "skewed" look and allow them to curve over time. This is because the supplied wire is bending between the links. This won't happen if you use the straight and solid brass rod. Plus when you assemble them and pickle them in "Blacken it" they get weathered also and wount show up between the links.
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