Strider’s Landing Fort Gate Instructions
Gather these parts for the door frame
Glue the spacer rails into the end plates as shown
Glue the door frame plates into the end plates as shown
Glue the top plates and bottom plate onto the previous construct
Glue the buttress rails in place on each side as shown
Gather these parts for the door insert
Glue the 2 plates of the core of the door together with the details facing out on both sides
Glue the rails into the slots on either side of the door core
Glue the detail plate on top of the door core on both sides between the raised parts as shown
Glue top plate on the door insert
Glue the contact plates (“U”-shaped) inside the door core as shown
Gather these parts for the ramp plates
Glue the discs on SMALLER on the inside and LARGER on the outside
Glue the larger catch plate with the stars into the slot on the ramp with the matching star. Press it all the way in place. It is sitting up to show the stars in the photo.
Glue smaller catch plate onto the other side as shown
Glue all the reinforcement ribs in the slots as shown
DO NOT USE ANY GLUE on the remaining steps. You are simply putting together the final parts. Do not glue these in place if you want them to move.
Set the ramps in place hooked into the buttress rails
Ramp pegs should fit so that the smaller discs sit on the dips in the buttresses
Insert the door into the top of the frame and it should make the ramps lever up into place
You’re all done!
Prime with Rust-o-leum Profesional Enamel flat black and paint as normal with hobby paints.