Heavy/Scratch: TFP Lockdown (WIP)

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  1. NOCV

    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    Side pipes designed..
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    Even better!
     
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    I am very excited about this custom, you've got some sweet ideas!
     
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    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    Thanks very much. If all goes well I think this will be my art contest entry at TFCon in the fall.
     
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    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    Today's update is completed headlights, roof spikes and wheel studs.

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    Headlights were not fun. Bumblebee's existing ones have a bunch of different angles that were not easy to measure, but I think I got close enough. I'm not sure how I feel about the wheel stud, though. The more I think about it, the more I want to just make whole new wheels that are derived from Lockdown's in order to get further from the Bumblebee mould.

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    Well. This is providing to be nice.
     
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    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    Life's been busy, so I haven't had much time to work on this. I finished the design for the front replacement wheels tonight. I'll be working on reproducing the design for the larger rear wheels in the coming days.
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    I cannot wait to see this finished. It's gonna look so badass.
     
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    This is looking great so far!
     
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    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    I wasn't feeling the big domed spike on the wheel so I reworked the hubcap and spike design to more closely mirror the original figure's. I like it a lot more. I also completed the modifications for upsizing it to fit the rear wheel, so next up are the spoilers.

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    I wrapped up the design for the front spoiler today, and put a little mock-up together of the parts so far.
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    All that is left for vehicle mode is the rear spoiler.
     
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    HOLY SHIT!! This car works as Lockdown...though we need to see his new robot mode...
     
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    God, that mockup though :popcorn :drool: 
     
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    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    Thanks guys.
    I mocked it up since I've been working on this for a while and finally had enough done to get a good idea of what it'll look like.

    When I finish the head design then I'll do a robot mode. I think all I need to do for robot mode yet is head, neck, chainsaw and feet, so it shouldn't take too long. I'm anxious to get this guy done.
     
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    Dropkick Worse aim than Misfire.

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    My god that mock up!

    This all looks AMAZING!!!!
     
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    Were anxious to see him done.
     
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    NOCV Cretin of Kaon

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    I've just wrapped up the designs for the rear spoiler and feet:

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    All that's left is the chainsaw weapon for the left hand, and his head & neck.
     
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    Chainsaw is done!
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    All that's left now is the head, and then it'll be time to print all of the parts.
     
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