Heavy/Scratch: Lightrider

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  1. Treadshot A1

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    Lightrider
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    "Dedicated to sheer speed, Lightrider units always find the straightest route to their target. Recklessly willing to help in times of need despite being unarmed, every delivery mission inevitably becomes a ludicrously dangerous race."

    Lightrider is a 45mm tall Robot.
    Transforms into a motorcycle.

    Articulation: Neck, Shoulders, Elbows, Hips, Knees, Ankles.
    Designed for use with 3mm-compatible weapons.​

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    15/05/18: Release​

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  2. King Glurch

    King Glurch The Frenchiest Fry

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    Oh cool! He looks like Cybertron Ransack.
     
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  3. knoted

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    Awesome work. Love the late 80's / early 90's coloring.
     
  4. Soundslave

    Soundslave Boofing Propane 24/7

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    Another good one, shame the detail gets lost in some of the grain.
     
  5. Treadshot A1

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    Thanks! :) 

    White Strong and Flexible holds up really well for joints, but yeah the grain shows up through the silver paint a bit. I'm working on a smoother alternative, hopefully I'll have more news to post on that soon. :) 
     
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  6. Silverscar

    Silverscar Eternal Non-starting Customiser

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    He kinda looks like he needs handlebars, I'm assuming with the 4-wheel motorbike alt, he's based on the Dodge Tomahawk?
     
  7. Heckfire

    Heckfire General Patton vonJesus-Bot 2.0

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    Getting a very "Cybertron Ransack" vibe off of him (which, for me, counts as a selling point), particularly with the "roller feet"alternate look.
     
  8. Soundslave

    Soundslave Boofing Propane 24/7

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    I think it's mostly a Tron callback.
     
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  9. Treadshot A1

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    Hadn't seen that model of motorcycle before, neat coincidence. :) 

    So happy that the spiked rear wheels let Lightrider stand up even with the 'roller feet'. Well, stand up just long enough for me to snap a photo of it. ;) 
     
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    Oh god yes. Black repaint with blue trim when? :D 
     
  11. Heckfire

    Heckfire General Patton vonJesus-Bot 2.0

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    ...probably just as soon as you buy some black and blue paint? *badumpish*
     
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    True, true!!
    Still, this fig would look awesome with some nice deep black plastic and some glossy teal paint. If I ever buy one of these prints then I'm totally TRONning this fig up!!
     
  13. Omega495

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    To me, it looks a lot like Lazareth LM 847.

    thearsenale-lazareth-lm847-lazareth-2.jpg Lightrider Vehicle Mode 3.png
     
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  14. DominoParadox

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    I get Tarantulas vibes along with Cybertron Ransack vibes.
     
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  15. Treadshot A1

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    Hmm, looks pretty neat in black and blue actually. :) 

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