Heavy/Scratch: Mini Dinobots

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  1. Autobot00

    Autobot00 Well-Known Member

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    You read that right, MINI DINOBOTS! WHAAAAA?

    I've been working on this one for quite a while as i was making my other dinos and every time i previewed these guys in my other threads I always gotten comments about these. So without further delay...

    MINI SWOOP! Mini swoop is a repaint of ptero painted in swoop colors. I did a few mods.
    20180911_214245.jpg First i added the doopity doo on his head and cut feet out of the "seat". 20180911_214248.jpg Since Swoop came with a sword i thought he would be good to have a shield so mini swoop turns into a shield.
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    MINI SLAG! Mini Slag is made from a shuffler. I took the tail and molded a head onto it. the, uhhh, mane? pointy thing going around his head is hand cut from styrene and the horns are cut from a plastic fork.
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    Mini Slag turns into a flame thrower. i thought this was fitting for Slag.
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    Mini Grimlock is a straight up repaint of overboard.
    20180911_215555.jpg 20180911_215601.jpg And the weapon mode is the default blaster. 20180911_215127.jpg 20180911_215218.jpg
    Mini Snarl was fun to make. Since i turned another snarl into dinobot trample i had extra scales that i cut off of trample. These worked perfect for mini snarl. Mini Snarl is again shuffler. The tail is his head while the head was turned into the tail.
    20180911_215755.jpg I used toothpics to do the pointy ends on the tail. Note that i was going for cartoon accuracy and his tail is all gold unlike the toy.
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    Mini Snarl turns into a spiked club.
    20180911_220010.jpg U get beat with this guy and ur gonna be hurting in the morning. BAM BAM!
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    Mini Sludge! Mini Sludge is also made from shuffler. i flipped the head upside down and spun around the trunk and added a head and boom.
    20180911_220517.jpg 20180911_220521.jpg 20180911_220526.jpg Weapon mode is pretty default shuffler. I liked the idea of him having a grenade launcher. 20180911_220233.jpg 20180911_220238.jpg 20180911_220243.jpg

    And a group shot of the minis with their bigger counterparts. 20180911_221104.jpg
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    I dont know why hasbro didnt do a full line up of mini dinos when they were doing titan masters. It wasnt much to get these guys so a huge missed opportunity by them.

    I hope you enjoyed these little guys. I'm really happy with out they turned out. Hopefully they inspire you to make some mini dinos of your own.

    Leave a comment and thanks for viewing.
     
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  2. Nope

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    oh my god, these are so cute
     
  3. marvel b

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    YAAAAAAAIIIISSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!
     
  4. ReximusPrimal07

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    oh my god these are adorable i want 10 of each
     
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    you killed it with these tiny guys...
     
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    Impressive! I like the creativity and the overall design work. These work quite well.
     
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    WOW clever clever idea
     
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    These are awesome, they're adorable xD
     
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    That is incredibly cute!
     
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    That's ADORABLE!!!

    (Also, the proper term for the "neck thing" around a Triceratops is a Frill.)
     
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  12. Autobot00

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    ahhh a frill....ty for that

    and ty for all kind words everyone.
     
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    Holy crap sludge is soooo cute.
     
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    thats mind blowing awsome job
     
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  16. Autobot00

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    Ty ty.
     
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    Very nice!
     
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    Yes! These are amazing and adorable! Great work!
     
  19. Blackout32

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    Wow those are so very cool looking. They look like Hasbro made them. Your really good at this my friend. Wonderfully talented and a great eye with excellent execution of a great idea.
     
  20. Autobot00

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    much appreciated.
     

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