Problem with FP Bruticus set: Wondering if anyone else has it.

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  1. Kuma Style

    Kuma Style On Military Leave TFW2005 Supporter

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    If I'm a one off problem, then that's more than fine... in fact, I'd prefer it because I'd never wish anything damaged or defective on anyone, so this is more just wondering than anything.

    Also, I'm already getting a replacement, so that's "all good".

    Anyways, with the FP Bruticus kit, the left arm connector/missle pack is loose... it doesn't "click" at each shoulder position (how you can lean his shoulders/arms inwards) liek the other arm does. Like, if you lean his arm inwards, it just falls back down... it's crazy.

    Jsut wondering if anyone else has seen this.
     
  2. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

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    Mine seems to be fine
     
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    Mine's OK. Good that you're getting a replacement though; that set is AWESOME and nothing should spoil anyone's enjoyment of it.
     
  4. process

    process Hanlon's razor Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    I had this. The teeth had been ground down, and there was what I presume was powdered plastic instead.

    IIRC, I swapped the part from the one shoulder it was in with the other. The part is identical in both missile pods, but because it's installed in opposite directions, the ground portion now doesn't contact with the ratchet nub. The problem is solved for now, but I'm a little concerned that the ratchet could wear out over time, like Defender's knee joints.
     
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    Mines good.
     
  6. Kuma Style

    Kuma Style On Military Leave TFW2005 Supporter

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    Nice! I tried wedging it out on mine just for the heck if it, but, it won't come out... it seems WAY in there.
     
  7. DJCHARTERS

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    ive had this problem too, i might try swapping it over if that works. the backpack on my munitioner snapped too, it can still transform it just falls of sometime
     

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