Minor/Repaint: WIP Leo Convoy

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  1. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    Lio Convoy

    Got Lio Convoy for cheap and always hated the legs.
    Bashed with leftover Gundam parts, he is 50% done. I will be finalizing the transformation soon and add weapons for him.

    Thanks for looking!

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    Here is nearly done, some detailing and tweaking left. I have added a pair of detachable hands and articulated the tail.

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    Update: He is done.

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  2. Alloy Alchemist

    Alloy Alchemist Decepticon sympathizer

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    cool!!
     
  3. MacrossFA19

    MacrossFA19 That son of a bitch!!!

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    Thank god somebody is finally fixing his legs. It's the o ly reason I never bought him. His thunder thighs. Hes looking pretty good so far.






    *and I love your sig.
     
  4. slackerforhire

    slackerforhire Well-Known Member

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    Awesome so far! He's already looking much better. The legs are the only thing that I've really had a serious gripe with. This might just motivate me to work on them...

    Looking forward to seeing the finished product!
     
  5. javaco

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    looks a lot better! but i think maybe you should try to give him a ball joint in his shoulder. i always hated the way that his arms can move out to the sides, with the join at the lower bicep
     
  6. Satomiblood

    Satomiblood Prototype Black

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    Noice. Here's to a less awkward bot mode.
     
  7. jicco

    jicco TF Customizer

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    Look so much cooler now :) 
     
  8. autobotlongarm

    autobotlongarm Well-Known Member

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    Looks Good,My Friend.
     
  9. bkz

    bkz Deceptifiend

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    I am totally looking forward to seeing the bot/beast mode and entirely painted up.
     
  10. NexMortuus

    NexMortuus Well-Known Member

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    oh wow this is a good idea i always wanted to customize mine but i did not know how i think i will use your idea great work so far man cant wait for it to be finished
     
  11. the_last_toltek

    the_last_toltek technobot

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    i like the legs, what gundam are they from and would you try to get some sort of combined mode or not?
     
  12. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Huge improvement! Now all ya need to do is somehow get rid of the plate behind his head.
    I'm real interested in seeing lion mode!
     
  13. tubbsii

    tubbsii KILL ALL HUMANS

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    cool ,are you using 1/60 exia's legs?
     
  14. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    Thanks! :D 

    It is nearly done. Yeah, his legs really bugged me besides that he is a swell toy on his own.

    Wanted to try that, but I ran out of parts. Maybe when I have some in the foreseeable future...:D 



    Thanks, guys. :D  :D 

    No combines modes here. Just himself. The legs are from Gundam 1/60 Exia.

    The plate? I kinda like it, it gives him the regal type of look. :D 

    See my reply above. It is the Exia. :D  :D 
    Thanks for looking.
     
  15. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    Beautiful!
     
  16. Quickwing

    Quickwing Devasia Mentality

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    will LIO Convoy be receiving a Maximal Insignia?
     
  17. NexMortuus

    NexMortuus Well-Known Member

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    Holy crap!!!!!!!! The finished product looks amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Wow just wow great job man awesome work!
     
  18. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    Thanks! Appreciate it.

    Ahhhh...I see. Thanks for correcting me. And no. There will be no Maximal symbol. Appreciate it if you ca comment on the work, pointing out the name error is appreciated, but not necessary. Thanks a ton.

    Thanks! :D 
     
  19. fabexmax

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    Bravo! He looks bad ass! Wasn't there a black version of this figure? Would have been cool to see this same mod done for the darker lion, then he could have been the enemy/ nemesis of the Lio Convoy with the lion head on the shoulder!
     
  20. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Each to his own, but I sure don't see regal. The hatch head look is what you expect from a mini-con or G1 mail order toy IMHO.
     

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