IMPORTANT info for those that own Masterpiece Grimlock

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  1. GogDog

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    I know there is already a thread on MP Grimmy, but this is important info for those that don't want to damage their toy, so mods, please let this be it's own thread at least for the time being.

    You need to cover a screw with a small piece of scotch tape or the chrome will get scratched badly over time. Mine shows a very tiny mark, so if it weren't for this thread, it would have been bad. (Its hardly noticeable now). For the long term, besides tape, anything that would cover the screw head in a softer substance (a drop of glue maybe?) might work better.

    It's a simple fix. In b4 "ZOMG NOT WORTH IT $$$"

    CLICK THE LINK BELOW FOR PICS

    robot-japan - MP-08 GRIMLOCK.
     
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  2. T16skyhopp

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    Thanks for the heads up. I will do this when i get him.
     
  3. OMEGAPRIME1983

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    Interesting. Ill have to keep an eye for this when I get grims
     
  4. process

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    It would probably be better to file down that screw. Thanks for the heads up.
     
  5. DavidLoPan

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    Good to know! Thanks.
     
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    i got mine loose from genzhao. there was already tape there and i removed it. funny thing is my tail part rests no where near that screw.
     
  7. GogDog

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    Chances are it's mistransformed then, because that's exactly where it's supposed to be.
     
  8. chaoseffect

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    Don't have my Grimlock yet.

    But it's on it's way.

    Thanks for the heads up!
     
  9. Foster

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    I'll keep it in mind. Grim ships in dino mode, right?
     
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    Ditto. Where exactly is the screw?
     
  11. GogDog

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    ....In the link in the first post?
     
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    Backscatter Autobot Brainmaster TFW2005 Supporter

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    Thank you kindly. Missed it, comes from working 17 hr. days. (2 jobs) :D 
     
  15. GogDog

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    It's ok. :D 
     
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    probably pick up mine tomorrow, thanks for the heads up!
     
  17. Robogeek28

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    Gonna hafta check that, thanks!:thumbs2: 
     
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    nope not mistransformed.
     
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    Thanks for the info, will def check that!
     
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    Yikes, good to know. Thanks d00d.
     

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