Botcon Thrust Alternate Transformation

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  1. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    the Original G1 Thrust had his VTOL wings on his hips, Transforming him without flipping the wings up kinda gives him that look

    feedback?
     
  2. Gears

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    His arm hinge gets in the way of letting you keep the wings down in bot mode.
     
  3. thoughtcrime

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    Wouldn't that restrict his legs? I like the idea but I don't want to break him.
     
  4. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    not really, i like it

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  5. shadow panther

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    yes? no?
     
  6. Foster

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    Yes! Much better than the instructions!
     
  7. Bumble Prime

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    i did an alternate transformation for dreadwind, sets him apart from jetfire pretty good. keep the wings down and flip the boosters upside down....also the helmet fits backwards on the folding piece on the part of the plane where the boosters connects pretty well
     
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    Much better - more G1-like and also better for articulation.

    An all-around improvement.
     
  9. shadow panther

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    oh good god yes, the wings no longer get in the way of his arms and he looks fore 80's accurate
     
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    this thread is useless without pictures
     
  12. kenm2474

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    "zombies"
     
  13. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    Try this one:
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    Might be best to send shadow panther a PM, he probably moved the image. IN THE LAST YEAR AND A HALF. :lol 

    Or, I dunno, I suppose I could dig Thrust out and do it tonight.
     
  15. REDLINE

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    like this? I modded it slightly, though, you gotta trim the corner off the piece that connects the wings to the back, so it can swing the opposite direction when you flip them back out of the way of the shoulders.


    [​IMG]
     
  16. Foster

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    Heh, you have to take that damned knife of yours to everything?

    Here he is, pretty self-explanatory and much better than upside-down wings:

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    The last two were intended for that TF/pets thread. :lol 
     
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    I like mine the way he is. Not going to mod him a bit.
     
  18. shadow panther

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    doesnt need to be modded simply dont flip up the wings. looks more show accurate
     
  19. VictoryLeo19

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    sadly, i harldy ever transform my thrust or any of my botcon seekers anymore :(  i just heard all those horror stories about breaking them...but your idea sounds cool!
     
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    What "horror stories"? :sly: 
     

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