Fixing Superion

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Paladin, Jul 22, 2009.

  1. Paladin

    Paladin Have Zord, Will Travel

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    I'm extremely tempted by the ROTF Superion boxset, and the associated add-on kit.

    But I remember playing around with the Energon set & was very unsatisfied with Superion's torso- specifically, how the nosecone from the one Deluxe figure couldn't be pegged in securely.


    Has that been fixed at all? Or can it be properly modified?
     
  2. mx-01 archon

    mx-01 archon Well-Known Member

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    Properly transformed, that peg is superfluous. As long as Stormjet/Silverbolt's "hip panels" are properly unfolded within the combiner torso (IIRC, on Stormjet, they're on the wrong sides. They're fine on Silverbolt, though), they form a framework that can comfortably support the hips. The tiny nosecone peg is thusly not much of an issue.
     
  3. Kaymac

    Kaymac I'M REALLY FEELIN' IT!

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    I haven't heard any news of anything being fixed, or that piece being in bad shape, so that might mean it fits securely now, or nobody's announced it yet.
     
  4. Phoenix Blaze

    Phoenix Blaze Brain Waster

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    It doesn't fit securely at all, but as has been said, it's not really a vital part of the transformation.

    Maybe the usual super-glue method to tighten the join?
     
  5. ORIO

    ORIO Plant-Based Bot Super Mod News Staff

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    Mine seems to hold a little bit better
     
  6. Orion_Prime48

    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    no dont even try it I did and it made the problem worse
     

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