Ironhide Alternator ?

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Would the Skids mold make a good Alternator Ironhide?

  1. Yes

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  2. Maybe

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  3. No

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  1. Hyperoptic

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    In your opinion, would Skids (Red mold+new head sculpt) make a good Alternator Ironhide?
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    Been done by customizers quite a few times. Same with Ratchet and Soundwave.
     
  3. Hyperoptic

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    Oh, sorry, didn't know that.
     
  4. ChrisW

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    I don't think you'd even need a new head sculpt. Skids' head is already very Ironhidesque. I'd definitely get Alternators Ironhide if he was merely a red redeco of skids.
     
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    the mster of this Alternator Skids transform to Ironhide and Ratchet is well-feymous kitbasher from Secto70-JAF...hes done a bunch of these..further more he is not just using alt skids..it is also alt prime..
     
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    Ironhide was rumored at one time to be the Dodge Ram, but Takara insisted upon Convoy.

    I don't the Scion xB mold matches him at all. The head has a bit of resemblance, but that's it. Ratchet's even more off than Ironhide . . . .
     
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    considering it's popularity for that exact purpose, I'd have to say: yes.
     
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    actually, the first time i transformed skids into robot mode, my reaction was ' what the hell is wrong with takara, coloring it blue and calling it 'skids', this is freakin' BT IRONHIDE!!!
     
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    Yes it would
     

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    At least it appears no one's still pushing 'Broadblast' as being the Alt incarnation of Ironhide any more.

    And to answer the question; No.
     
  12. Superquad7

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    I'm glad this is the first I've heard of this. :lol 

    Someone who can't figure out the logistics of the name "Broadblast" needs to learn how to use the Google machine.
     
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    I would like to see this mold recolored into Ironhide and Ratchet but since the Alternators line is dead the best one can hope is a SDCC/HTS exclusive, which I don't think is too far outside the realm of possibilities since both are movie characters, but I much rather the Rumble mode in Blue as Frenzy first though.
     
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    Frenzy still needs to happen.
     
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    Meh... I would rather see an Alternator Ironhide that's anything but a repaint of Skids.
     
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    When the first gray testshots of this guy showed up, most people assumed it was Ironhide (and many then proceeded to bitch about him being a Scion). So yes, it would - and obviously has - made a good Ironhide.
     
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    I've done it Twice, Diaclone black and standard Red and I think the mold is a great fit
     
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    I'm definitely not being hypocritical by saying this, but I do like the "Diaclone Black" quite a bit, despite my dislike for the Scion xB as "Ironhide".
     
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    Yup. I remember that. first non-blue test shots we saw, we were all convinced it was ironhide. I think it was even called that on the front page. and then when it was blue and announced as skids, we were all like "what the fuck"
     
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    Ironhide FTW!
     

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