Classic magnetic walls warped

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Saxon1974 » Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:57 pm

Law wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:57 pm
I'm hoping DF has a better fix in mind. If not, I may see about returning mine. These could be really useful, but they're not, to me at least, in this condition.

In my experience, hot water fix is temporary. Plus, with a metal plate in there, I don't want to go around submerging it in water. Wouldn't it get rusty?
Yea good point. I will let you know what they say in response. I can't use them in this condition either.

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Law » Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:57 pm

I'm hoping DF has a better fix in mind. If not, I may see about returning mine. These could be really useful, but they're not, to me at least, in this condition.

In my experience, hot water fix is temporary. Plus, with a metal plate in there, I don't want to go around submerging it in water. Wouldn't it get rusty?

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Saxon1974 » Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:47 pm

Oldent wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:25 am
Law wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:57 pm
Mine too, it seems to be happening to everyone. At this point I'm curious if anyone's are NOT like this. After the new KS, hopefully DF will recognize something needs to be done.
Mine were fine.

I do not know if the hot weather effected the tiles with metal plates more than some of the others.

I would adjust them myself.

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I feel clamping them for a while would probably be enough. If not , hot water is safer than an oven or hot air gun.

You can send them back for replacement. I have waited long enough already.
Yea well I don't have that clamp and not going to spend money on it just for this:) Sent DF an email and if they recommend it ill try the hot/cold water fix and use a piece of wood or some lego's to try and keep them in place.

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Oldent » Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:25 am

Law wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:57 pm
Mine too, it seems to be happening to everyone. At this point I'm curious if anyone's are NOT like this. After the new KS, hopefully DF will recognize something needs to be done.
Mine were fine.

I do not know if the hot weather effected the tiles with metal plates more than some of the others.

I would adjust them myself.

'Image

I feel clamping them for a while would probably be enough. If not , hot water is safer than an oven or hot air gun.

You can send them back for replacement. I have waited long enough already.
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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Saxon1974 » Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:59 pm

Yep mine look through same. Thanks for the pic Gardendm!

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Law » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:57 pm

Mine too, it seems to be happening to everyone. At this point I'm curious if anyone's are NOT like this. After the new KS, hopefully DF will recognize something needs to be done.

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by DevGuy » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:26 pm

Looks like you’ve got yourself a rickety stone bridge!

Thanks for the pic.

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by GardenDM » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:21 pm

Here's a top-down shot of mine next to KS1 walls.
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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by DevGuy » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:18 pm

Do you have pics? My DoD isn’t here yet but I’d like to get an idea of how bad they should be before being concerned. Thank you.

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Re: Classic magnetic walls warped

Post by Magniopi » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:14 pm

Mine are bad as well.

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