Heavy/Scratch: and away we go !! ( fully transformable powerglide)

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  1. anemis

    anemis Well-Known Member

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    well i finally manage to find my little side project while i work on production and on my big boy metroplex.... fully transformable powerglide.... i saw the amazing one done by timshinn73 and i wanted to build one that fully transformed !!!

    so here is the first pic... as you can see i,ve made the fuselage wider.... this will be a nice one to build !!!

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  2. timshinn73

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    Looks good so far. Have fun.
     
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    Noooooo Go back to Metroplex!
     
  4. Sy-Rein

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    Awesome! Cant wait to see this one.
     
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    Unsurprisingly, I approve. :) 
     
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    this will be fantastic
     
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    You don't have East Asian fonts installed on your comp?
     
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    "You don't have East Asian fonts installed on your comp?"

    Yep. I guess so. Though I installed Japanese in my firefox. Weird. Will ahve to find my XP CD and do that .. .
     
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    Can't wait to see this.
     
  14. anemis

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    progress report !!

    well i finally manage to figure out the harderst part.... how to extend the chest piece so the body will be wider in robot mode !!! took some doing but it works !!! and i could almost say that it,s a automorph feature lol... the tail section will make the feets and there is still allot to be done but i think i will look great !!

    also for thoses who are trying to figure out wich way i,ll go (cartoon, anime, realistic... ) well it will be a bit of everything !!

    so here are the latest pics....

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  15. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    can't wait to see how you get everything all worked out man.
     
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    update !!

    getting more and more complex to do.... comments ?

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  17. timshinn73

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    Not sure I'm totally digging the much wider body, then again, a lot of folks thought my Powerglide was too thin.

    This is such an early stage, it's hard to tell. Maybe adding a little girth to the thighs would help.

    Do you plan on making his waist jointed? That might help break up the large torso too.

    I'm sure you'll pull off a fine looking PG.
     
  18. SureShot90

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    It looks very true to the original ! big torso and skinny legs :D  I like it a lot :thumb 
     
  19. REDLINE

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    so its going to have to have arms sticking out under the wings? Would be cool if you'd use the engine pods as the arms instead of using them as simple leg kibble like the original had. but that's only if you want a realistic altmode...
     
  20. anemis

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    that,s a good idea for the engine/arms but i would need them detacheable.... i,m not sure yet !

    there where some critisims about the upper leg parts being too skinny... so i fix the damn thing... took me quite a while because i had to redesign the all $?"%&% thing and it,s very complex... but it works !!! i,ve manage to make the upper leg 33 % more wide ... more to come !!

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