comemorative edition sounwave question

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  1. sondura

    sondura duuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuh...

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    When I fold the leg up to transform it the seam in the middle of the top half of the leg opens up.
    this is my first time getting this figure and I was just wondering if it was a problem or not
    and sorry if this has been answered before.
     
  2. Backstop

    Backstop Have you seen my box art?

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    try to tighten the screws maybe?
     
  3. sondura

    sondura duuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuh...

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    that seems to help a little but I was wondering if it could damage the plastic in any way or if it was normal
     
  4. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    It's definately not normal. I've owned half a dozen Soundwaves from vintage originals through to Takara Soundblaster reissues and never encountered that. I've also never seen or heard anyone mention that in the TF Feedback forum, either.
    I would recommend either trying to tighten the screws, or else just take it back and see if you can get an exchange at the store you got it from. That isn't right.
     
  5. e3nine

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    off topic, I still can't find one of these in stores. :( 
     
  6. Backstop

    Backstop Have you seen my box art?

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    Well with a bunch of reissues I have seen messed up parts exp. my sons TRU Jazz came with a slightly twisted roof?So maybe one of the parts that came out the mold was messed up and ended up on your SW?So maybe your SW is a lemon......lol
     
  7. Triformis

    Triformis Insecticon Fanatic TFW2005 Supporter

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    Return! Exchange! Re-try!
     
  8. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan www.megamoonman.com TFW2005 Supporter

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    Mine came with a stress marked and slightly warped elbow joint. It still works fine, but you gotta wonder what the hell goes on at that factory.
     
  9. The621

    The621 Fuck you, that's why!

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    Damn. Soundwave still isn't in stores?
     
  10. Skunky

    Skunky Well-Known Member

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    They probably rushed like mad to get out as many as they could after failing the initial release date. Shortcuts taken, parts stepped on, screws forgotten. I would think it's pretty likely given how much a pain in the bumper this particular figure has turned out to be. :inquisiti 
     

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