Alternator Decepticharge kicks ***

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by unmc2001, May 12, 2008.

  1. unmc2001

    unmc2001 Well-Known Member

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    I just recieved my alternator Deceticharge today from a fellow board member. I can't believe I was going to pass on this guy. Awesome figure.
     
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    He really does the mold some justice I think.
     
  3. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Reformed Geewunner

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    The head sculpt is awesome. The legs kill the toy unfortunately.
     
  4. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Megatron? Is that you!?!?

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    he's better with those repro barrels they used to make. too bad you can't get them anymore.
     
  5. ShadowStitch

    ShadowStitch vectoring the hate plague

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    I LOVE Decepticharge -- one of the BEST alternators IMHO.

    Two things you can do to improve him a little:

    1) Find something to stick in there to replace the barrel. You don't have to have the authentic repro barrel, when any number of cheap KO guns, missiles, or other toy gun barrels can be stuck in there instead. All you need to do is drill a little hole and wedge a pin in there, making sure that whatever you plugged on can pass through the opening at the bottom and lay flush against the chassis.

    2) Go to any hardware store and get some little black rubber plumbing washers, something like 1/8" thick and 1/2" wide. You can get an assorted pack for less than a buck. If you take off his head, slip one of these on over the balljoint and around his neck-pole like a collar, it doesn't impact the transformation or his head posability in any way, but it helps with the "beanpole" neck appearance, making him look a little more solid - bridging his head to his shoulders with a neck. I did this to him AND Windcharger, and it really helps.
     
  6. Lumpy

    Lumpy Taylor Swift Actionmaster Super Mod

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    yeah, he's one of the one's i'm not planning on selling...i may someday, but for now he stays...
     
  7. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

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    I used a straw!
     
  8. bhaalistik

    bhaalistik Shockwave's Love-child

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    VERY NICE...wish I had the $$ to get me one of these guys for myself. Decep and Shocky are 2 Alts very high on my want list currently .
     

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