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Default Biggest Injury Sustained While Modelling

Hey guys,
Whats the biggest injury you've done to yourself while modelling?

I've cut a good gash through my right thumb, it bled for about 3 hours. and i had to go to work in twenty minutes...

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I got super glue in my eye; only a little bit but ee gads it stings.

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Well, all I can say is that my lips & mouth got glued. In a small dose lol.
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I have managed to stab myself in my own tongue with a scalpel.

I suspect I shouldn't be allowed near power tools...


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I once lent onto a unit of goblin spearman or wateva they are my mate hated me for that i had twelve plastic spears up to a 1cm in my arm, smooth ey.

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dremmel to the thigh... damn exorcist >_<

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I've speared myself with Pin-vise bits and slashed my fingers and hands with X-acto blades. After 21 years of modelling you tend to accumulate quite a lot of scars on your hands.
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My thumb looks like Lucius the Eternals face right now. One of the most painful was an exacto blade under the nail, and I have tested the theory about super glue being a liquid band aid on many occations for my thumb and fingers.
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spray painted a model without looking at where the nozzle was pointed and sprayed my face. man that stung!
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Trying to cut metal off a Predator annihilator I'd brought second hand in a rush just before going out. Needless to say I did go out, but to A&E to have a butterfly stitch and check over as I'd almost cut half an inch of flesh off my left thumb, still have uneven V scar now about two thirds of an inch long, which annoys me if I rub it 8yrs later.



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