DNA DESIGN DK-31 WFC K30 The Ark Upgrade Kit

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  1. GuardianMonkey

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    Mind sharing links to those sorts of options? I haven't seen a 5th thruster option before and I certainly don't want to dig through ebay to try and find the transforming pieces you refer to.
     
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    Once again, DNA Design has come through and given us an awesome kit. Though there are kits out there on eBay that do the exact same thing (minus the articulated hands), it is still appreciated that they go through the trouble of fixing/upgrading some Hasbro figures that desperately need it. Plus, their plastic color matching skill is, quite ironically, unmatched!
     
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    yeah dna definitely gives the fans the best bang for the buck. plus there is something to be said about injection molded parts obviously. even the best 3d prints leave something to be desired.
     
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    Awesome, although I feel like not having an upgrade for the head was a really missed opportunity. It's in desperate need of more articulation.
     
  5. Rakzo

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    Aaaaand preordered!

    (Seriously though, where is your Rodimus set DNA?)
     
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    What are you looking for in a Rodimus set? I honestly can't think of what they can really add to it.
     
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    $40.00? For injection-molded plastic and a full upgrade kit? Sorry to the 3D printer guys, I love your stuff, but this is a much, much better value. Those kits are $70+ and this is $40. Going with DNA. Sorry. (Yes, yes, I know these are mass-produced, therefore costing less but c'mon.
     
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  8. Rakzo

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    A canopy that makes his vehicle mode like his original (and work as a shield or so in robot mode), a bigger sword since the one Rodimus comes with is rather small, a Roller-like little car that looks like the one from Fansproject Protector set and finally flame effects to replace the ugly black ones from the Kingdom toy.
     
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    I love this and have it ordered, but what I'm also looking for are a set of replacement ratchets that won't rip the Ark's internals apart. The stock ratchets are just so tight every time I moved the arms I felt like I was stripping gears. Anyone have an idea on whose released anything for that?
     
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    I'd much prefer those. Articulated hands are nice, but when all you want is gap fillers stuff like that just adds cost with little benefit.
     
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    For the ebay one, just search "Ark upgrade"

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    For the thruster, the creator keeps doing runs every 2 months or so on etsy. Here's the link. I'd suggest following him there for an update when they become available again, or following Half the Battle Toys on social media.

    Hasbro WFC Ark Gap Fillers PREORDER | Etsy

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    Preordered it. Doesn't bother me you have to remove it to transform it since he will be in ark mode forever.
     
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    I have had some the Juqi Toys 3d printed kits sitting in my cart for a bit, and was waiting until the end of December for DNA to release a kit. Glad I waited, saved me, like, $40!
     
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    Finally....HANDS!!
     
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    The new hands in this set look nice
     
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    Looking good!
     
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    sorely tempted to get this just for the shank fillers...it makes all the difference in spaceship mode
     
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    And that helps stabilize the rear half in alt mode?
     
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    Why can't anyone make a set to fix the silhouette of the ship?

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