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Old 12-16-2012, 04:54 AM   #1
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The Transformers Kabaya Kits Appreciation Thread!

Not many people are into these but what the heck, they are fun to build!

Show us your vintage & recent kits!

Let me start off with these:

Vintage Seacons kit



Contemporary Fort Max kit















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Old 12-16-2012, 05:07 AM   #2
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Old 12-16-2012, 05:58 AM   #3
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it seems rather counter productive putting my Kabaya Fort Max on here since you already have one of those up!...but.....here goes.........
i've put him with my Voy Starscream...for size comparison!
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the only probs i see...is that this hatch isn't transparent & green!
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& that this leg joint, is only attached on one side + it tends to ride off the peg, when moving the legs, to transform him
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apart from those minor niggles...i may pick another one of those up, sometime next year. coz he's kinda cool
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Old 12-16-2012, 06:10 AM   #4
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Do these things transform or are they like a puzzle when going from robot to alt mode
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Old 12-16-2012, 06:15 AM   #5
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Great idea for a thread! I have the recent waves complete, and I'm hunting for the KOs of the vintage sets (the originals are too expensive for me). I will contribute as soon as I'm able take pics.
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Old 12-16-2012, 06:29 AM   #6
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Do these things transform or are they like a puzzle when going from robot to alt mode
no, they transform, apart from the tiny powerglide! you take his wings off & reattach those as arms, if you were referring to the seacons....i suppose they can transform too
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it seems rather counter productive putting my Kabaya Fort Max on here since you already have one of those up!...but.....here goes.........
No way, the more the merrier!

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Fort Max transforms (almost) completely. However, smaller kits require some part-forming to transform to their alt mode. Basically it's usually a mixture of trans & parts-forming.


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Old 12-18-2012, 01:29 AM   #8
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Old 12-18-2012, 02:24 AM   #9
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Do the Seacons have a combined mode? If so can you post it?

BTW great pics unicron nemesis! I recently got the Fort Max kits and will be building him over the holiday break!
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Old 12-18-2012, 02:41 AM   #10
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no, they transform, apart from the tiny powerglide! you take his wings off & reattach those as arms, if you were referring to the seacons....i suppose they can transform too
The seacons are kabayas too? What's difference between the g1 ones?
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