Minor/Repaint: Super Simple DOTM Bee Gun Mod

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by vidmouse, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. vidmouse

    vidmouse Well-Known Member

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    My Target is pretty much cleared out of a lot of the DOTM figs, just left a lot of Bumblebee's. I finally picked up one and really like him, but hate how big and stupid looking his gun looks, esp on top of him in car mode.

    I unscrewed the gun, separated the halves, removed some bits and sanded and reglued the barrel of the big gun to the handle of the original, and it works much better, IMO. Also, it stores underneath (no peg, just friction held but it's secure) in car mode.

    Probably the most minor mod I've done in awhile but it makes it so much better for play.
     

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  2. SnakeEyesFan97

    SnakeEyesFan97 I'll show you a profile!!

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    Awesome.....:) 
     
  3. hthrun

    hthrun Show accuracy's overrated

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    I've got an extra so I might have to try this. I think I'll also clip off that left over part from the small gun that sticks up...
     
  4. Ratchets Hatch

    Ratchets Hatch Cannot Hold Weapon

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    I actually gave my Bumblebee's cannon to Megatron - it looks better on him anyway.

    Neat idea, though. It's a shame that they didn't make his gun a bit smaller so it could store away in that space.
     
  5. Dinodigger97

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    Can he still hold it? 'Cause I'll love a pic of that.;) 
     
  6. f-primusunicron

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    cool mod, but i will stick with my bee's mechtech the way it is
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    why?
    because i like the mechtech
    XD
     
  7. Lazerwave

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    Love it.
     
  8. Chaos Muffin

    Chaos Muffin Misadventure Veteran

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    pretty cool
     
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    Smart.
     
  10. wylungz

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    Like it!
     
  11. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Very nice!
     
  12. vidmouse

    vidmouse Well-Known Member

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    Here you go. I'm right in the middle of repainting him too... I put Nitro Bee's head on him and painted some parts (incl the gun) black.

    [​IMG]
     

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    Awesome Mod Vidmouse! :) 
     
  14. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

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  15. Dinodigger97

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    That's cool.:) 
     
  16. 2ndSndWve

    2ndSndWve Hen... Shin!

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    looks kind of like his gun from the game
     

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