Minor/Repaint: War Within Style Grimlock WEAPONS!

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  1. timshinn73

    timshinn73 Well-Known Member

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    Grimlock Just wouldn't be complete without his trusty double barreled blaster and energon sword. So here they are!

    Blaster is made using bits from Gundam & Xevos as well as sheet styrene.

    Sword is made using parts from a Happywell Roadbot clear blade, a Bionicle light up sword and styrene tubing. Batteries can easily be accessed. Push button activation. Energon blade glows red.

    Thanks for taking a look!
     

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    frenzyrumble Banned

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    nice bonuses tim.
     
  4. timshinn73

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    Thanks man. Most kind. :) 
     
  6. Baird

    Baird bug-stomper

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    Nice..
     
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    plowking I'm with ErechOveraker. Veteran

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    Love them weapons bro.

    That sword is trick!! :thumb 
     
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    Thanks PK!

    I thought adding a little flaming erergon dead on a stick would hit the spot for old Grimlock.
     
  9. Baird

    Baird bug-stomper

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    I like the picture of the armour on his back and arms, reminds me of '80s sci-fi stuff like ED-209, cool design work! Only thing I'd say is that maybe he looks a little squat for Grimlock, might have been a better fit for Snarl or Slag? Still, he looks great overall.
     
  10. prime13

    prime13 UCHUU KITAAAA

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    I do believe that sword was customed from a bionocle weapon or two.
     
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    Correct. The part between the blade and the handle that houses the light and batteries is from a Bionicle. The other parts are from a Roadbot, Games Workshop and styrene tubing.
     
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    Yeah, it looks like it came from one of the Inika. I'm surprised that someone managed to paint it without messing up the electronics inside.
     
  13. timshinn73

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    The keep to not messing up the inside when painting is...

    Silly Putty.
     
  14. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Brutal!
     
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    Insane work! I always love seeing your projects, please give us many, many more!!:thumbs2: 
     
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    timshinn73 Well-Known Member

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    I'll do my best.

    I have several in the works...
     
  17. ^o^CORVUS^o^

    ^o^CORVUS^o^ You call on me to solve a crooked rhyme

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    I love this custom :D 
     
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    I LOVE that blaster!
     

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