Classics Seekers WTF!?

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  1. TENIME_art

    TENIME_art Ethically Challenged

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    I was getting ready to remove the canopy cover from Skywarp (to see if I could do it without hurting the fig, before moving on to 'Scream & Ramjet), and noticed something I've never seen before, nor have heard anyone talk about on any message board...

    The turbine fans rotate out!
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    Why do they do this? What purpose could those joints serve? I'm so confused right now...
     
  2. Heat Guy

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    Landing gear
     
  3. MagiRanger

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  4. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    I take it you never read the instructions?

    Its the landing gear.
     
  5. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    my god.

    ...theyre landing nipples, i mean, gear.
     
  6. Matrix Soul

    Matrix Soul Skull 4 reporting in!

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    Daylight savings time hasn't even begun and people are already messed up! :lol 
     
  7. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    we never talked about it... because we all knew it.
     
  8. TJOmega

    TJOmega The Plastic Addict Content Contributor

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    I always forget those when I transform them from jet to robot... makes them have pizza cutter nipples.
     
  9. TENIME_art

    TENIME_art Ethically Challenged

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    They're not in the instructions...

    And that's pretty stupid to be landing gear...
     
  10. SPLIT LIP

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    They are landing gear, hasbro just didn't want to mess-up the robot head just so he could have real landing gear.

    And yes, it has been mentioned many times prior to this date.
     
  11. Fairy Princess

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    They were mentioned LOTS when Starscream first came out,

    last year....
     
  12. SPLIT LIP

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    Oh, and yes they're in the manual, step 3.
     
  13. Banshee

    Banshee MvC2 online! woot!

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    That's right. One thing I noticed though is that they're not on Ramjet's Canadian instruction sheet. They magically change between steps 7 and 8.

    Weird.
     
  14. Blunticon

    Blunticon The Oddjob

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    For real man! You didnt know it was landing gear? You WTF?
     
  15. GogDog

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    Yes it is.

    Here's it shows the lading gear deployed:
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    Here, the instructions instruct you to flip them in from plane mode:
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  16. DoctorJoe

    DoctorJoe who?

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    it seems like someone every few months "finds" this and generates a thread about it and, though I don't want to be critical, its getting really old....
     
  17. AutobotEngineer

    AutobotEngineer Highly Dubious

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    Did you know if you keep flipping stuff around, Starscream eventually turns into a PLANE? Amazing, really.
     
  18. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    theyre flippable nipples!
     
  19. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    Ok, he didn't deserve THAT!:D 
     
  20. Death333

    Death333 Otherwise known as Dx3

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    Why is it when people ask a question some of you have to act like everyone in the world is beneath you? Just provide an asnwere and move on. Come on....
     

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