Heavy/Scratch: Custom Drift: Buhawi whip Sword.

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  1. seali_me

    seali_me Well-Known Member

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    I was watching Cirque du Soleil with the wife and this idea popped in my head for some reason. I bought four drifts and and fucked one sword trying to do this.

    this one turned out very nicely. For now I'll call him and the sword, Buhawi. Buhawi means tornado in Filipino.

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  2. Rahal Stmin

    Rahal Stmin Bounty Hunter

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  3. prowl26

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    that is pretty cool, and makes for a better use of the floppy sword
     
  4. seali_me

    seali_me Well-Known Member

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    thanks guys.

    just did my first waist mod on drift. drift looks so much more cooler with the waist mod.

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  5. jazz89

    jazz89 i'm rockin' moon base 1.

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    pretty sweet. reminds me of Ivy's weapon from the Soul Calibur game series
     
  6. Rhinox555

    Rhinox555 Insert clever joke here.

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    That sounds very painful.
    Anyway, that's an awesome sword. It does look like Ivy's sword in Soul Calibur. Except with an awesome robot samurai attached to it.
     
  7. Roanstalker

    Roanstalker Great Baan Gaan fan

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    I thought it was a modified Figma Signum sword lol. Nicely done :) .
     
  8. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    Thats a wicked cool sword. I dig it. The name Buhawi is very cool. I do see that it does look like Soul Caliber's Ivy favorite weapon or that Bleach character's sword does the exact same thing, but his name escapes me.
     
  9. DJW107PRIME

    DJW107PRIME Autobot Hero TFW2005 Supporter

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    Man I bet Drift wishes his Sword was that cool in the comic.
     
  10. Treadshot A1

    Treadshot A1 Or just 'A1' for short...

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    So did i!

    Except i thought it was Figma Sygnum's sword, but that's beside the point.

    Still just about as practical as Sygnum's, but looks cool regardless. :) 
     
  11. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    Dude that's awesome! Whiptastic use of a piece of flimsy plastic. Or several.
     
  12. Soulmaster

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    this
    nice btw
     
  13. seali_me

    seali_me Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys.

    You guys could probably do the same thing with the figma sygnum sword. although the cut looks more intricate since its curved.

    I used a twisty tie to do this. Removed the pastic from the metal part. painstakingly cut the sword then each piece was pierced through with a needle then assemble. You can adjust the length of each piece to make it look like its been pressed to become the whip sword.

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  14. OmarJT82

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    Sweet!

    It almost looks like the razor whip used be the "Wolf" Predator in Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem!
     
  15. Long_Haul

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    Whip it, Whip it good!
     
  16. Roanstalker

    Roanstalker Great Baan Gaan fan

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    :lol  Sygnum, Signum. Its all the same :D .
     
  17. Slimaximus

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    To me it screams Renji Abarai's zanpakutō, Zabimaru from Bleach
     
  18. rodimus_hotrod

    rodimus_hotrod The Intelligent Idiot

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    same here
    looks pretty cool all the same
     
  19. fakebusker83

    fakebusker83 Radicon

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    Awesome! I was about to ask if you can do that.
     
  20. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Awesome work, bud :thumb  This is especially cool, and it's good to see something new from you again :) 
     

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