Heavy/Scratch: CW RID Optimus Prime/Super Fire Convoy

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  1. TF Hunter D

    TF Hunter D Well-Known Member

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    Here's the leader of my CW RID group: Optimus Prime
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    This custom is made from CW Hot Spot, Onslaught, and RID Optimus Prime.
    I remembered seeing another person's RID Prime custom that had parts that resembled the original figure, but made for CW Hotspot. I tried doing a search on Shapeways, but to no avail. I have theorized that the parts were either from the Kabaya kit, a personal custom, or s KO I don't know about. So I went with Onslaught's chest.
     
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    Part 2: main body mode
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    Surprised how well the SFC chest fit onto the rest of the figure. BTW, I used Onslaught's combiner pieces for this figure.

    Combined mode (with CW Autobot Brothers and Tiger Track)
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    FIRE!!!
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    First time I put this thing together.
    Would've let them stay in this mode, but I fear that the paint would stick together and would be a pain to take apart.

    Hope you like it. Took me a long time to do.
    C&C welcome
     
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    That is really cool!
     
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    I am loving this.
     
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    The fact that HasTak hasn't given us this yet is a major crime, though this custom brings great justice to the table.
     
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    Wow. I have to do this. Thank you for sharing
     
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    Heckfire General Patton vonJesus-Bot 2.0

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    You might even say it brings "Burning Justice" to the table...
     
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    Eeeeey
     
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    That is awesome!!! If Botcon was still around I could totally see that as an exclusive.
     
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  11. Massdestruction

    Massdestruction Instrument of Destruction

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    Man, you have created exactly what I wanted to do ever since I saw the CW Hotshot mold. Even your mold choices for the Autobot brothers was spot on. Have you given thought to the 4th limb? In my mind it was Ultra Magnus, using the Rook mold> It had a robot mode similar to RID and a alt mode similar to Animated.
     
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    Just remember, for the chest to fit, I used Onslaught's combiner parts. The SFC head is on Bruticus's head post. The chest has Bruticus's post epoxies onto it. For you to fit the neck part onto the SFC chest, you need to slightly sand the sides a tiny bit and make the post holes bigger on the Bruticus part.
     
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    nice job!
     
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    BURNING JUSTICE!!!!
     
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    This is awesome! Great job! (btw, I feel like the last limb should be, theoretically, Ultra Magnus)
     
  16. batmanprime

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    Mirage/Drag Strip redone into skidZ would work well for the left arm.
     
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    I vote for a pick up truck. Name it Gearz?
     
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    ^^^THIS^^^
     
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    Amazing! May I suggest Skid-Z from Mirage?
     
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    I was just talking to a friend of mine yesterday about doing this. I love how the fandom sometimes has concurrent ideas. I also had thought of using Mirage as Skidz. Well done.