Minor/Repaint: Plans for the Chevy Aveo Swerve (Custom Bot)

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by shade 0066, Nov 15, 2007.

  1. shade 0066

    shade 0066 Live Fast, Drive Faster!

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    Ok I realy like the Chevy Aveo Swerve, but didnt like the whole 4 door thing. I did a rough Digibash in Paint and came up with a mod I like and that I think is easy enough for a novice like me to do. I'm not sure what to name it; I was thinking Carbon or Double Clutch, something race inspired.

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    The only thing is, I need to find one (cheap) so I can do it. The lowest priced one I can find is $89.99 with 29.00 for shipping.
     
  2. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    Is there a bot called Fastlane if not well I think that name would fit.
     
  3. MegaHavok

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    Dude there is no way habro wont rerelease this mold at some point. save your money till then
     
  4. Insane Galvatron

    Insane Galvatron is not insane. Really!

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    I think the poster by the name of Might Gaine was selling them for $106 shipped. Still pretty pricey, but cheaper than you found him for.
     
  5. dak

    dak <b><font color=blue>I am DAK! The customizer!</fon

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    there is a yellow one comming out in the universe line at some point.
     
  6. Valkysas

    Valkysas Attack Buffalo

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    I can't believe you'd think about customizing such a rare figure. it's like someone kitbashing a botcon exclusive.
     
  7. Insane Galvatron

    Insane Galvatron is not insane. Really!

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    Was this ever confirmed? There was speculation the yellow one was painted. Someone won the auction and was gonna let us know when they got it if it was actually yellow plastic or if someone just painted a red one.
     
  8. antapp

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    Definately - bad idea. Especially if it's not for a mainstream character.
     
  9. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan www.megamoonman.com TFW2005 Supporter

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    I wouldn't say it's a bad idea - not financially sound, but not something that shouldn't be done. It's just a toy, after all.

    Just make sure you know what you're doing and you don't screw it up. I personally would wait for a stateside release and save some $.
     
  10. Spekkio

    Spekkio Master of War

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    Speaking from the perspective of accuracy, I don't like the idea. The Chevrolet Aveo comes in three door (hatchback) and four door (sedan) configurations, not two door. And I doubt that the sedan could be effectively be converted into the hatchback.
     
  11. Wreckgar

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    Wait, this is out? Dammit, I'm going ot kill my cousin
     
  12. timshinn73

    timshinn73 Well-Known Member

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    Personally, I would not alter such a rare figure.

    Do as you wish, of course.
     
  13. shade 0066

    shade 0066 Live Fast, Drive Faster!

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    Ill make a deal. If they do release it in the Universe line then Ill wait till then. If not then my hand will be forced. I just love his Bot Mode:D 
     

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