Heavy/Scratch: STF Wheeljack

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  1. Delta Star

    Delta Star <b>Reprolabels.com</b> TFW2005 Supporter

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    This was the most challenging custom I've ever made.

    Wheeljack is a Lancia Stratos Silhouette Grp V. I tried and tried, and could not find a mini-con sized toy or model anywhere for this. I also could not see changing his transformation.

    The only choices were to use a Hot Wheels car (too big) or to build one from scratch (never done that before).

    So I tried building from scratch. This took about five months of on-and-off work. I am satisfied with the results, as it looks more like a Silhouette than anything out there in that scale.

    Again, not transformable. The robot mode you see is mostly the Mini-con that came with Armada Blurr, with some Wheeljack PVC parts and a scratch-built chest.

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  2. Viagra Prime

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    I only see a red X.
     
  3. Delta Star

    Delta Star <b>Reprolabels.com</b> TFW2005 Supporter

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    Imageshack problem. I changed the host. Should work now.

     
  4. McBradders

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    HOLY CRAP!

    Please tell me you're going to mass produce these bad boys?
     
  5. Ktulu

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    Cool. It really keeps with the spirit of the cartoon model. It looks nice, good work.
     
  6. Optimus Scourge

    Optimus Scourge Arcee's boy toy Veteran

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    Nice work!
     
  7. Delta Star

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    We'll leave that to the experts - this is a one-off, I'm afraid.
     
  8. McBradders

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    Booooooo :mad 
     
  9. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    i want that. like now damnit.
     
  10. Cheebs

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  11. Pun-3X

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    Nice customs! Yeah, sometimes one is forced to simply create two versions--we're not all engineers. (I have a project I may get back to someday...)

    Both versions look great. Really love the Wheeljack head. :) 
     
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    looks great!
     
  13. Gears

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