Minor/Repaint: Ruination Bruticus journey

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by meisterworks, Dec 13, 2016.

  1. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425

    Attached Files:

    • 11.jpg
      11.jpg
      File size:
      100.5 KB
      Views:
      345
    • 12.jpg
      12.jpg
      File size:
      92.5 KB
      Views:
      343
    Last edited: Apr 18, 2020
    • Like Like x 11
  2. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    not satisfied with a static turret.
    recycled the kibble.
    cut off excess, only needed the middle section.

    20.jpg

    the original latch for the turrect
    [​IMG]

    the trimmed off section acts as a port for the turret.
    [​IMG]

    drilled thru the port on the turret (highlighted in red).
    turret just plug in.
    [​IMG]

    turret turns left/right with no issue.
    23.jpg

    the turret sits neatly as a backpack
    25.jpg
     

    Attached Files:

    • 21.jpg
      21.jpg
      File size:
      110.4 KB
      Views:
      442
    • 22.jpg
      22.jpg
      File size:
      111.6 KB
      Views:
      428
    • 24.jpg
      24.jpg
      File size:
      137.6 KB
      Views:
      463
    • Like Like x 17
  3. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    G1 Brawl wanna say hi too
    575.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 13
  4. warhawk

    warhawk Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2011
    Posts:
    4,386
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +3,324
    Instagram:
    Nice work, especially on the traversable turret.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  5. geekatron prime

    geekatron prime Well known member.....to all the ladies...

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2016
    Posts:
    5,564
    Trophy Points:
    282
    Location:
    New York
    Likes:
    +13,482
    Nice work on making the turret actually rotate! Well done.:thumb 
     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. MeisterAl

    MeisterAl Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2015
    Posts:
    323
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +1,183
    Neat modification.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. shiftypenguin

    shiftypenguin Fancy-Pantsless Dancer

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2008
    Posts:
    8,045
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Location:
    Iowa
    Likes:
    +4,556
    Very cool! That turret mod is brilliant!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    thanks for taking time to view n comment.
    passion keeps us modding.

    urban camo done
    general brawl finito
    34.jpg
    32.jpg
    31.jpg
    35.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 15
  9. ultraman zoffy

    ultraman zoffy Out here making whatever whenever

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2015
    Posts:
    2,767
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +9,659
    With all due respect, I will be incorporating your tremendous turret mod onto my Brawl mold bots, as it will finally give that poor chunk o' plastic a purpose beyond propping up combiners. =) Awesome work sir!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  10. geekatron prime

    geekatron prime Well known member.....to all the ladies...

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2016
    Posts:
    5,564
    Trophy Points:
    282
    Location:
    New York
    Likes:
    +13,482
    Well done sir! Looks fan-damn-tastic! :rock 
     
    • Like Like x 1
  11. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    darth maul
    41.jpg

    how brigadier ONslaught was waisted.

    a lego mini fig upper body was implanted in the crotch.
    39.jpg

    another lego piece as connector in the chest cavity.
    40.jpg

    enough clearance is made for the head to rotate down.
    30.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 8
  12. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    brigadier ONslaught
    34.jpg
    shaved off a bit behind the head piece to allow head to look up

    kitchen sink included
    32.jpg
    modded the crotch piece to be attached to the butt.
    this will allow brute's waist function

    33.jpg
    ready for action

    rail gun deployed
    35.jpg

    altmode intact with minor alteration on how the kibble fits now.
    36.jpg
    38.jpg

    space bridge?
    37.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 13
  13. geekatron prime

    geekatron prime Well known member.....to all the ladies...

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2016
    Posts:
    5,564
    Trophy Points:
    282
    Location:
    New York
    Likes:
    +13,482
    Very nice. Cant wait to see what you do with the others. :popcorn 
    The space bridge idea is cool as well.:thumb 
     
    • Like Like x 1
  14. vm-01

    vm-01 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2010
    Posts:
    2,603
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +108
    Bravo sir!

    I usually don't permanently mod my figures but your Brawl and Onslaught mods look so tempting!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  15. UltraMagnanimus

    UltraMagnanimus Fully Articulated. NOW WITH LIGHTS AND SOUNDS!

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2016
    Posts:
    1,696
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +2,453
    That crazy Onslaught! Everytime he goes out he gets soooooo waisted!

    Great F. ING. job! Cant wait to see the full Combiner!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  16. MastaBlasta

    MastaBlasta Knight Industries Two Thousand

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2016
    Posts:
    1,199
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Location:
    Random province
    Likes:
    +979
    This is amazing. Will be watching the thread
     
    • Like Like x 1
  17. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    after a hiatus of nearly 4yrs, the military morons are completed.
    swindle and blastoff 1st.
    3 10.jpg
    3-22.jpg 4 01.jpg
    4 02.jpg
    4 00.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 9
  18. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    and the last moron to follow suit
    minor mod on the main rotor.
    can be positioned on tail fin rotor but doesnt seems necessary.
    51.jpg
    snipped off the webbed missile for a better defined missile heads.
    52.jpg
    53.jpg
    main rotor re-positioned on top. using lego rod to plug into rear rotor.
    54.jpg

    doesnt affect altmode
    61.jpg
    62.jpg
    63.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 7
  19. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2010
    Posts:
    1,244
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5,425
    ruination completed. pic taken before vortex was painted.
    5-altmode.jpg
    60.jpg
    blades can be positioned on top of shoulder or at forearm.
    i felt the blades at forearm will do just fine and with lesser work.
    just un-pin the main rotor housing. can plugged in firmly on forearm or during altmode.
    61.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 21
  20. Chefprime

    Chefprime Radicon

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2016
    Posts:
    860
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +2,179
    Looks awesome!
     
    • Like Like x 1