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    eyecandy from outerspace JoeyCruel's Avatar
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    Are your Octavia ankles loose?

    After the Black Plastic Morbo and the brittle plastic of Granamyr the quality of the figures is improved as Mattel promised.
    I heard that someone got problems with Netossa, Ram-Man, Jitsu, Fang-Man, Snake-Face, Karatti and the Fightin' Foe Men but none of them are recurrent problems.
    The Octavia loose ankles problem seems to be recurrent, is it true? Let us know!

    P.S.
    If you got other problems with Octavia there is the general poll for the june figures here:
    http://www.he-man.org/forums/boards/...d-or-bad-shape
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    Yes, mine has VERY loose ankles.
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    Nope, my Octavia had ankles solid enough to stand on her own.
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    Yeah, I had to fix mine because she kept falling backwards if she wasn't leaning forward too much to look right....one was tighter but still loose enough to not be able to counter the one that just flopped around.

    Mattel needs to fix these damn Female ankles like they did the Male ones and stop leaving the girls out in the cold....like by cutting the boot cut....
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    I voted yes, but really, only 1 of them is - the other is very tight.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JoeyCruel View Post
    Are your Octavia ankles loose?
    Yes.......
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    The right-ankle ankle is really loose. Left seems to be okay.
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    Right ankle is very loose too
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    Loose right ankle here. Just like Catra.

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    Right is loose, left is ok. Had to tighten the right with glue as she kept falling over.

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    Right is loose, left ok. She stands fine though.
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    Not really. I've had looser, and I've had tighter. But she's above middle.

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    My Octavia has a very loose right ankle and the left one is loose-ish. I just crammed a clear rubber band in the ankles to tighten them up.
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    Both very loose.
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    They both were, but nothing super glue & a 3 hr. stay in the freezer didn't fix.
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    No, not really!
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