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Generations Kup loose head

Postby SentinelA » Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:09 pm

I have a problem. The head on my Generation Kups keep coming loose. I say Kups because it's happened to 2 of these figures. Anyone else experiencing this with Kup or Swerve.
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Re: Generations Kup loose head

Postby -Kanrabat- » Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:21 am

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By "loose" do you mean "popping off"?
Maybe try tightening the screw at the back of the head and/or apply a thin coat of crazy-glue or clear nail polish to the ball joint.

Also, Gen Kup's original head suck mighty balls. Get the I-Gear upgrade kit.
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Re: Generations Kup loose head

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Thu Nov 29, 2012 7:25 am

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Ah, that problem again.

Generation Kup's head is on a panel that relies on friction alone to stay up. Thing is, occasionally hinges can come out already loose out of the packaging. Sucks, but I have no real solution for that. :-(
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Re: Generations Kup loose head

Postby Optimum Supreme » Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:29 pm

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SentinelA wrote:I have a problem. The head on my Generation Kups keep coming loose. I say Kups because it's happened to 2 of these figures. Anyone else experiencing this with Kup or Swerve.


I think it's an extremely common issue. My Kup, like many, came with the head loose in package, and once in a while has had to be popped back on. I don't think you've got defective Kups, more it's just a design flaw.
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