Insect Add On Parts

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  1. bcm77

    bcm77 Well-Known Member

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    Consider me VERY intrested in a kit for Stormshred and possibly the other 2.

    I like what FP have done in adding their own spin on the Insecticon designs but more G1 authenticity is always nice.

    Great work!
     
  2. Slimaximus

    Slimaximus Headmaster

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    Super hyped you 2 are doing sets of these, looks great really wakes uppp the mold to scream g1/classics insecticons
     
  3. deaculpa

    deaculpa Seven Star Fist

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    You just pushed me over the fence, buying this guy now! already have a set of insecticons to tear up. Thanks and great work!
    Btw, what did you use for the clips, and does the head turn?
     
  4. Megatron31

    Megatron31 I Belong to Nobody!

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    i think the clips are just part of the original (althoug it was a hole) with a section removed so it can act as a clip. (hope that makes sense)
     
  5. deaculpa

    deaculpa Seven Star Fist

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    I would prefer to avoid damaging the original toy parts, I'm sure I will eventually sell my collection years down the road :/
    Maybe I'll just get the kit, but I don't know if I like the chrome on this fig, grey would be great.
     
  6. Megatron31

    Megatron31 I Belong to Nobody!

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    i was reffering to the g1 toy not the fansproject one (which you mentioned you had a set to tear up)
     
  7. Bountyan

    Bountyan Well-Known Member

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    I may end up buying a set too once a thread goes up. I'm still waiting for my Thundershred to begin with though.
     
  8. Megatron31

    Megatron31 I Belong to Nobody!

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    ^ if you ordered from bbts mine finally processed today and i could hit the ship my POL button fast enough
     
  9. rumble619

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    Thanks everyone for the interest in the kit.They will be available very soon.


    The first set of pinchers were from the G1 toy with a small section removed to act as clips like Megatron31 mentioned.I later added real clips from the axe of Wreck-Gar to give it a more secure fit.

    Yes the head does turn

    There will be no damage to the FP figure with the kit.These are made for simple clip and play.No mods needed.

    The final parts will NOT be the shiny G1 chrome as shown.I just made them for mine and didn't plan on doing a kit at first until all the interest in it.They will be used as the masters for the casts to be made from.
     
  10. wwoptimusprime

    wwoptimusprime Till all are one

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    cant wait to see the kit. this is gonna be a great addon to what is already an excelent update to some famous charactures. :) 
     
  11. thrustjet24

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    I am also looking forward to getting this kit as well as the Bombshell & Kickback versions. I really like the FansProject Insecticons but these kits will make them so much better.
     
  12. ahro23

    ahro23 Omnibot

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    In for more info :D 
     
  13. primatives

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    great work!!!! how did u remove the symbol from his chest???? wil lbuy for sure!
     
  14. aeleven

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    Cool mod, looks pretty good.
     
  15. WrongTurn

    WrongTurn King of the Impossible

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    I'm in - these mods are just too cool for school
     
  16. Trikeboy

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    oh yeah, count me in, as long as the cost is lower than or equal a junker Shrapnel off ebay.
     
  17. CH@OS!

    CH@OS! Looking for my next job

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    Sweet count me in for one of these upgrade kits.
     
  18. encline

    encline customizer of love TFW2005 Supporter

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    I knew I had an extra set of insecticons for something!!! looks great dude!!
     
  19. clintfca

    clintfca G1 Inspired

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    I passed on these from FP but now it looks like I'm going to have to pick them up based on these custom parts alone. I don't know whether to be upset (my wallet) or be excited :p  j/k Can't wait for more info on these.
     
  20. DJCHARTERS

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    cloour me interested in a set!
     
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